New York/Stuttgart –Imaging of Neurodegenerative Disorders, recently published by Thieme, is an up-to-date reference covering the latest techniques used in neuroimaging as well as the basic structural imaging that facilitates diagnosis of various neurodegenerative disorders. All advanced imaging modalities, including MR spectroscopy, DTI, MRI, and PET scans, are discussed in detail, enabling readers to gain a solid understanding of how to use them to diagnose neurodegenerative diseases.
- Each chapter covers the clinical features, pathology, and imaging of a specific disease/disorder
- Sections on cerebellar degeneration and dysfunction, motor neuron disorders, post-traumatic cognitive disorders, dementia with extrapyramidal syndromes, and deep brain stimulation
- A final section discusses the distinctions between preventable, potentially reversible, and irreversible dementia
Imaging of Neurodegenerative Disorders provides radiologists and all who care for patients suffering from neurodegenerative diseases with an invaluable reference that will be part of their medical library for many years to come.
Imaging of Neurodegenerative Disorders
Thieme Publishers, New York, Stuttgart. 2016
424 pp, 595 illustrations
eBook - Available from ebookstore.thieme.com, Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and iTunes
About the Author
Sangam G. Kanekar, MD, is Associate Professor of Radiology and Neurology, Pennsylvania State University, Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Department of Radiology, Hershey, Pennsylvania, USA.
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