Category Archives: Neurology

Absolute Case-Based Neurology Review: An Essential Q & A Study Guide

Read Online: Book Description: This concise review book provides a set of evidence-based and up-to-date study questions that demonstrate knowledge of common neurological diseases. Presented in a case-based format, each chapter includes several questions that are intended for medical students, residents rotating through neurology, and neurologists looking for study sources. Filling a need for a […]

The ECT Handbook

Read Online: Book Description: The fourth edition of this popular Handbook provides the latest guidance on prescribing and administering electroconvulsive therapy (ECT). Leading researchers and practitioners review new research on ECT and related treatments, including their efficacy in children and adolescents, and in those with bipolar disorder and neurological conditions. With a focus on safe […]

Synopsis of Neurology, Psychiatry and Related Systemic Disorders

Read Online: Book Description: Symptoms and signs in neurology and psychiatry typically present in the clinical context of other underlying conditions. When evaluating a patient, a physician may choose to review a diverse list of potential underlying diagnoses with the aid of the editor team’s existing text: Neurological Differential Diagnosis: A Case-Based Approach. However, if […]

Cardiovascular Physiology

Read Online: Book Description: The best cardiovascular review available for the USMLE®, exam review, and course workCardiovascular Physiology, Ninth Edition is a concise and enjoyable way for you to gain a fundamental knowledge of the basic operating principles of the intact cardiovascular system and how those principles apply to clinical medicine. Succinct but thorough, it […]

Neurological Complications of Infectious Diseases

Read Online: Book Description: This book offers a comprehensive review of the most common infectious diseases that affect the nervous system. Written by international experts, it provides a guide to clinicians for accurately diagnosing and treating these challenging syndromes.  Organized into six sections, the book presents didactic, up-to-date information on the following topics relating to […]

COVID-19 and the brain: What do we know so far?

How does SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, affect the human brain? Recent studies have given us clues, shedding light on why COVID-19 can be so severe for some people and why the symptoms can last a long time. There is a long history of similar viruses affecting the brain, researchers have pointed out, so […]

Existing drugs may cut off ‘fuel supply’ to an aggressive brain cancer

One of the most aggressive forms of brain cancer is glioblastoma, which has a low survival rate and is difficult to treat. One type of glioblastoma is mitochondrial brain cancer. This type relies on overactive mitochondria, or the “cellular powerhouses,” to grow and spread. New research in cell cultures has found that this type of […]

Life Hack : Creating a better you: self improvement guide

Read Online: Book Description:   Life Hack: Success – Creating A Better You is the guide you need to inspire you to take your internal happiness to the next level. Sometimes you just need a little encouragement to do this. This guide has the expert tips and tricks to help you do just that. It […]

Nanomedicines for Brain Drug Delivery

Read Online: Book Description:   This volume explores the latest research in central nervous system (CNS) targeted nanocarriers, methods for their synthesis, and its characterization process. Chapters in this book cover topics such as polymeric nanoparticles and liposomes; self-assembled peptide-based scaffolds for lesions of the nervous system; use of peptides as CNS drugs and as […]

Hematopathology

Read Online: Book Description:   The world’s leading reference in hematopathology returns with this completely updated second edition. Authored by international experts in the field, it covers a broad range of hematologic disorders — both benign and malignant — with information on the pathogenesis, clinical and pathologic diagnosis, and treatment for each. Comprehensive in scope, […]