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Fast facts : epilepsy

Author: Martin J Brodie; Steven C Schachter; Patrick Kwok Leung Kwan
Publisher: Abingdon, Oxford : Health Press, 2012.
Series: Fast facts.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 5th edView all editions and formats
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"'Fast Facts: Epilepsy' is a succinct and practical aid to the diagnosis and treatment of seizure disorders. Contents include:• The diagnostic essentials - classification of seizures, conditions that can mimic epileptic seizures, clinical evaluation of the patient and the latest brain-imaging techniques• The principles of drug selection and therapy withdrawal• An up-to-date overview of all 15 antiepileptic drugs on
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Genre/Form: Electronic book
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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Martin J Brodie; Steven C Schachter; Patrick Kwok Leung Kwan
ISBN: 9781908541192 1908541199 1908541121 9781908541123 9781280129438 1280129433 9786613533319 6613533319
OCLC Number: 785826584
Language Note: English.
Notes: Title from PDF title page (viewed on Apr. 16, 2012).
Description: 1 online resource : illustrations.
Contents: Epidemiology and prognosis --
Classification of seizures and syndromes --Diagnosis; Pharmacological management --
Antiepileptic drugs --
Non-pharmacological management --
Status epilepticus and seizure clusters --
Specific populations --
Quality of life --
Future trends.
Series Title: Fast facts.
Other Titles: Epilepsy
Fast facts epilepsy
Responsibility: Martin J. Brodie, Steven C. Schachter, Patrick Kwan.

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Contents: * Epidemiology and prognosis * Classification of seizures and syndromes * Diagnosis * Pharmacological management * Antiepileptic drugs * Non-pharmacological management * Status epilepticus  Read more...

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