The Eighth Edition of the best-selling Manual of Neurologic Therapeutics is a practical, accessible guide to the diagnosis and treatment of neurologic disorders. The book, geared toward primary care physicians, has been completely updated, with a special focus on such topics as treatment of neuromuscular disorders using IV immunoglobulin; enzyme replacement therapy for genetic muscle disease; new information on the interventional treatment for various cerebrovascular diseases; and updates on treatment options for conditions such as multiple sclerosis, dementia, coma, head trauma, spinal cord injury, primary brain tumors, sleep disorders, and chronic pain.

Key Features:-

  • NEW! A new author for the chapter on multiple sclerosis details new disease modifying treatments
  • NEW!Dr. Allan Ropper is Co-Editor and author of the chapter on back and neck pain
  • NEW!New anti-endothelial growth factor therapies for primary brain tumors and several NEW paraneopla
  • NEW!New chapter author presents diagnoses and treatments in the very dynamic sleep field
  • NEW!New information on the interventional treatment for various cerebrovascular diseases
  • NEW!New information on the treatments of dementia, including memantine and the anticholinesterase dr

More Details about Samuels Manual of Neurologic Therapeutics, 8th Edition

General Information  
PublisherWolters Kluwer | Lippincott Williams and Wilkins
Publish YearJanuary 2010