Landmark Papers in Neurology by Martin R. TurnerLandmark Papers in Neurology by Martin R. Turner

Landmark Papers in Neurology

EditorMartin R. Turner, Matthew C. Kiernan

Hardcover | September 20, 2015

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Current understanding of neurological disease has been evolving over the past 150 years. With the increasing and earlier sub-specialization of neurology trainees, and their variable exposure to higher academic study, there is little opportunity to put this development into a historical contextas a whole. Understanding the "evidence-base", or appreciating the lack of it in some cases, is an important part of training but this is rarely presented in a palatable, entertaining form. Part of the Landmark Papers in series, this book brings together the ten most important papers for each sub-speciality within neurology, covering the full range of major neurological conditions. Papers have been selected by leading international experts, who not only summarize what each papershowed, but place them into a wider context that makes a coherent story of how their sub-speciality has developed.
Dr Martin R. Turner is a Consultant Neurologist and Senior Clinician Scientist within the Oxford University Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences. His research focuses on understanding the variation in the clinical presentations of ALS / MND and finding biomarkers for them. In particular Dr Turner is interested in the role of t...
Title:Landmark Papers in NeurologyFormat:HardcoverDimensions:560 pages, 9.69 × 6.73 × 1.34 inPublished:September 20, 2015Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0199658609

ISBN - 13:9780199658602

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Table of Contents

1. Martin R. Turner, Matthew C. Kiernan, and Kevin Talbot: Technical advances in Neuroscience2. Jennifer Fugate and Eelco Wijdicks: Coma3. Peter J. Goadsby: Headache4. Alan Carson and Jon Stone: Functional Neurological Symptoms5. Charles Warlow and Jan van Gijn: Stroke6. Gregory L. Holmes: Epilepsy7. Elsdon Storey: Hereditary ataxias8. Andrew J. Lees: Parkinson's Disease9. Andrew Eisen: Motor Neurone Disease10. James R. Burrell and John R. Hodges: Dementia11. Grainne S. Gorman and Patrick F. Chinnery: Mitochondrial Diseases12. Michael Swash: Myology13. David R. Cornblath and Richard A. C. Hughes: Peripheral Neuropathy14. Satoshi Kuwabara: Neuromuscular junction disorders15. Angela Vincent: Neuroimmunology16. Alasdair Coles and Alastair Compston: Multiple Sclerosis