Parkinson's Disease

2nd Edition

Ronald F. Pfeiffer, Zbigniew K. Wszolek, Manuchair Ebadi

CRC Press
Published October 9, 2012
Reference - 1308 Pages - 171 B/W Illustrations
ISBN 9781439807149 - CAT# K10361

USD$275.00

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Summary

In recent years, considerable advances have been made in our knowledge and understanding of Parkinson's disease (PD). In particular, there has been an explosion of information regarding genetic contributions to the etiology of PD and an increased awareness of the importance of the non-motor features of the disease. Theories regarding the pathogenesis and pathophysiology of PD have also been refined, and new treatment modalities and advances implemented. Reflecting these changes, this second edition features new chapters devoted to genetic aspects of PD, non-motor features of the disease, and aspects of the pathophysiology, pathogenesis, and treatment of PD.