Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, otherwise known as Lou Gehrig’s or motor neuron disease, is a degenerative disease of the ageing nervous system. Professor Eisen and Dr Krieger use their research expertise and extensive clinical experience to provide this practical and thought-provoking account.Table of Contents ForewordPrefaceAcknowledgementsAbbreviations1. Epidemiological considerations2. The clinical spectrum of ALS3. The pathology of ALS4. Pathogenic mechanisms in ALS5. The role of clinical neurophysiology in ALS6. The application of imaging techniques7. ALS therapy, therapeutic trials and neuroprotection8. The overlap syndromesReferencesIndex.
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Titolo: Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis - A Synthesis of Research and Clinical Practice
Autori: Eisen - Krieger
Editore: Cambridge University Press
Edizione: I 2006
Finitura: Copertina flessibile