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Title Deep brain stimulation for neurological disorders : theoretical background and clinical application / Toru Itakura, editor.

Publication Info. Cham : Springer, [2014]


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 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Internet  WORLD WIDE WEB E-BOOK SPRINGER    Downloadable
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Description 1 online resource (x, 208 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Note Includes index.
Online resource; title from PDF title page (SpringerLink, viewed September 8, 2014).
Summary Chronic electrical stimulation of the brain has demonstrated excellent outcomes in patients with Parkinson's disease and has recently also been applied to various other neurological diseases. This comprehensive, up-to-date textbook will meet the needs of all who wish to learn more about the application of deep brain stimulation and will provide a sound basis for safe and accurate surgery. The book comprises two main parts, the first of which presents relevant anatomical and functional background information on the basal ganglia, thalamus and other brain structures as well as on the mechanism o.
Subject Brain stimulation.
Nervous system -- Diseases -- Treatment.
Medicine & Public Health.
Nervous system -- Surgery.
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- General.
MEDICAL -- Clinical Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Diseases.
MEDICAL -- Evidence-Based Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Internal Medicine.
Brain stimulation. (OCoLC)fst00837776
Nervous system -- Diseases -- Treatment. (OCoLC)fst01036124
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Itakura, Tōru, editor.
Other Form: Print version: Itakura, Toru Deep Brain Stimulation for Neurological Disorders : Theoretical Background and Clinical Application Dordrecht : Springer,c2014 9783319084756
ISBN 9783319084763 (electronic bk.)
3319084763 (electronic bk.)
Standard No. 10.1007/978-3-319-08476-3 doi
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