Fetal and Neonatal Neurology and Neurosurgery / Edition 2

Fetal and Neonatal Neurology and Neurosurgery / Edition 2

by Malcolm I. Levene
     
 

ISBN-10: 0443049106

ISBN-13: 9780443049101

Pub. Date: 01/28/1995

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

The New Edition of the field's definitive reference work provides exceptional coverage of the normal and abnormal development of the brain from conception through the first year of life. A multidisciplinary, international team of experts explores everything from the structural development of CNS to all its many associated clinical conditions. And, it includes

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The New Edition of the field's definitive reference work provides exceptional coverage of the normal and abnormal development of the brain from conception through the first year of life. A multidisciplinary, international team of experts explores everything from the structural development of CNS to all its many associated clinical conditions. And, it includes management options, prognosis, and outcomes for each clinical condition so readers can develop treatment programs for these complex conditions.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780443049101
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
01/28/1995
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
730
Product dimensions:
13.39(w) x 1.97(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Contributors
Foreword
Preface to the Second Edition
Preface to the First Edition
1Anatomical development of the central nervous system3
2Functional development of the fetal central nervous system31
3Fetal habituation and its clinical applications45
4Imaging the normal fetal brain61
5Clinical assessment of the infant nervous system83
6Imaging of the neonatal brain105
7Doppler assessment of the fetal and neonatal brain129
8Methods for assessing cerebral blood flow and metabolism of the developing brain145
9Neonatal electroencephalography163
10Evoked potentials in the neonatal period179
11Congenital malformations of the brain193
12Assessment and management of fetal ventriculomegaly and other associated congenital anomalies215
13Assessment of other congenital abnormalities of the fetal brain231
14Genetics of neurodevelopmental abnormalities249
15Functional teratogenic effects of chemicals on the developing brain263
16The spectrum of neural tube defects281
17Epidemiology and prevention of neural tube defects287
18Antenatal diagnosis and management of neural tube defects295
19Surgical management of neural tube defects311
20Fetal cerebral pathology of circulatory origin321
21Neonatal intracranial haemorrhage335
22Cerebral ischaemic lesions367
23Intrapartum asphyxia389
24The asphyxiated newborn infant405
25Management and outcome of birth asphyxia427
26Viral and protozoal infections445
27Bacterial and fungal infections473
28Prenatal diagnosis of inborn errors of metabolism503
29Inborn errors of metabolism - postnatal diagnosis and management511
30Degenerative disorders of the infant central nervous system525
31Neonatal seizure disorders547
32Disorders of vision565
33Disorders of hearing591
34Pain perception601
35Disorders of the spinal cord and cranial and peripheral nerves613
36Neuromuscular disorders623
37Neonatal hydrocephalus - clinical assessment and non-surgical treatment645
38Neurosurgical management of hydrocephalus661
39Congenital defects, vascular malformations and other lesions667
40Epidemiology of cerebral palsy681
41Epidemiology of mental retardation689
42Ethical dilemmas of diagnosis and intervention709
Index719

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