Books published since 2004

Books published since 2004

Neurology: A Queen Square Textbook (2nd Edition)

Neurology: A Queen Square Textbook (2nd Edition)

Charles Clarke, Robin Howard, Martin Rossor, Simon Shorvon Wiley Blackwell, 2016 ISBN: 978-1-118-48617-7 1096 pages Description Neurology: A Queen Square Textbook, second edition, is a fully revised and updated companion that demonstrates the rapid pace of advancement within clinical neurology and applied neurosciences A comprehensive and practical overview of current ...
Physicians and War

Physicians and War

Humphrey Hodgson and Simon Shorvon Little Brown 2016 ISBN-10: 1408706288; ISBN9781408706282 112 pages Description The Royal College of Physicians celebrates its 500th anniversary in 2018, and to observe this landmark is publishing a series of ten books. Each of the books focuses on fifty elements that have contributed to making ...
The End of Epilepsy?: A history of the modern era of epilepsy research 1860-2010

The End of Epilepsy?: A history of the modern era of epilepsy research 1860-2010

Dieter Schmidt and Simon Shorvon Oxford University Press, 2016 ISBN-10: 0198725906; ISBN-13: 9780198725909 208 pages Description Epilepsy is more than just a physical condition, the fact of simply having epileptic seizures, it has cultural, geographic and historical meaning and significance which go beyond that of a neurological disorder, and which ...
Epilepsy: A Global Approach

Epilepsy: A Global Approach

Editors: Krishnamoorthy ES, Shorvon SD, Schachter S Cambridge University Press; 1 edition (6 April 2017) ISBN-10: 1107035376, ISBN-13: 978-1107035379 232 pages Description A multidisciplinary approach to epilepsy compares and contrasts scientific knowledge, clinical experience and social consciousness between Western and non-Western cultures, enhancing transcultural understanding and providing a paradigm for ...
Status Epilepticus: Its Clinical Features and Treatment in Children and Adults

Status Epilepticus: Its Clinical Features and Treatment in Children and Adults

Paperback: 404 pages Publisher: Cambridge University Press; 1 edition (November 2, 2006) Language: English ISBN-10: 0521031141 ISBN-13: 978-0521031141 Status epilepticus, the maximum expression of epilepsy, is a distinctive condition, much more than simple a severe version of ordinary epilepsy. This is the definitive reference work on the subject, taking a modern look at the clinical features, ...
The Treatment of Epilepsy (4th Edition)

The Treatment of Epilepsy (4th Edition)

Simon Shorvon, Emilio Perucca, Jerome Engel (eds)  2016, Wiley-Blackwell | ISBN 978-1-118-93700-6 | pp 1072 The Treatment of Epilepsy, fourth edition, is a comprehensive reference and clinical guide to the pharmacological, medical and surgical options available in the treatment of epilepsy. Its features include: The text is compiled by a ...
Oxford Textbook of Epilepsy and Epileptic Seizure

Oxford Textbook of Epilepsy and Epileptic Seizure

FEATURES Practical, easy-to-read text with a clinical focus Written by internationally-renowned specialists, with an emphasis on the personal experience of the authors Published in concurrent print and online versions to enhance the learning experience PRODUCT DETAILS 400 pages; 10.9 x 8.6; ISBN13: 978-0-19-965904-3ISBN10: 0-19-965904-4 CONTENTS The book has a distinguished ...
The Beginning of the End of the Falling Sickness: Epilepsy and its Treament in London 1860-1910

The Beginning of the End of the Falling Sickness: Epilepsy and its Treament in London 1860-1910

Simon Shorvon and Louise Shepherd 2012, Simon Shorvon. pp64 This volume was prepared for the 10th European Congress of Epileptology (ECE) of the International League Against Epilepsy (ILAE) was held in London 30 September to 4 October 2012 at the ExCel Centre. It is to accompany the small historical exhibition ...
The Causes of Epilepsy: Common and Uncommon Causes in Adults and Children

The Causes of Epilepsy: Common and Uncommon Causes in Adults and Children

Edited by: Simon D. Shorvon, Frederick Andermann, Renzo Guerrini  Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.  ISBN 978-1-4051-8383-3  pp 790  Causation is an aspect of epilepsy neglected in the scientific literature and in the conceptualization of epilepsy at a clinical and experimental level. It was to remedy this deficiency that this book was ...
Handbook of the Treatment of Epilepsy (3rd Edition)

Handbook of the Treatment of Epilepsy (3rd Edition)

Author: Simon Shorvon  Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell  1200 pages   The Handbook of Epilepsy Treatment is a monograph on the treatment of epilepsy. It is a practical but comprehensive coverage of medical and surgical treatment with extensive tables and summaries, designed for trainees and specialists. The Handbook of Epilepsy Treatment covers: Treatment ...
Epilepsy (Oxford Neurology Library Series)

Epilepsy (Oxford Neurology Library Series)

Simon Shorvon  Oxford University Press, Oxford. 2009. | ISBN 978-0-19-957692-0 |pp. 172 This book is part of the Oxford Neurology Library. It aims to be a concise pocketbook for the practicing clinician. The purpose of the book volume is to provide a short but comprehensive survey of epilepsy and its ...
The Epilepsies 3

The Epilepsies 3

Edited by Simon Shorvon and Timothy A. Pedley  Saunders, Philadelphia, 2009.  355 pages 38 ills | Trim size 6 X 9 in | ISBN: 1405131349 This title in the Blue Books of Neurology series highlights advances in epileptology and new ways of managing seizure disorders. Contributors from around the world ...
International League Against Epilepsy (1909-2009)

International League Against Epilepsy (1909-2009)

Simon Shorvon, Giselle Weiss, Giuliano Avanzini, Jerome Engel, Harry Meinardi, Solomon Moshe, Edward Reynolds, Peter Wolf.  Wiley-Blackwell, 2009. | pp. 338. | ISBN 9781405 1895520 The International League Against Epilepsy (the ILAE) was founded on August 30th 1909, and is one of the oldest international subspecialist organisations in medicine. This ...
Neurology: A Queen Square Textbook

Neurology: A Queen Square Textbook

Eds: Clarke C, Howard R, Shorvon S, Rossor M  Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford.  991 Pages | ISBN-10: 1-4051-3443-7 | ISBN-13: 978-1-4051-3443-9 This is a textbook of neurology from the UCL Institute of Neurology and National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery at Queen Square, London, and content based on the neurological training programme. ...
Understanding Epilepsy

Understanding Epilepsy

Dr Matthew Walker & Professor Simon Shorvon ‘Understanding Epilepsy’ is an illustrated guide which aims to clear and concise information and advice for patients, their families and friends and the lay public. The contents include: Diagnosis of epilepsy and the different types of epileptic seizures Investigations carried out and the ...
Handbook of Epilepsy Treatment (2nd Edition)

Handbook of Epilepsy Treatment (2nd Edition)

SIMON SHORVON ISBN: 1405131349 | August 2005 | 292 pages | UK £41.50 | US $69.95 | AUS $130.00 The Handbook of Epilepsy Treatment: forms, causes and therapy in children and adults provides a comprehensive coverage of medical and surgical therapy. It includes sections on: all current antiepileptic drugs; drug choice; pharmacokinetics; ...
The Treatment of Epilepsy (2nd Edition)

The Treatment of Epilepsy (2nd Edition)

Simon Shorvon, Institute of Neurology, UCL, London, UK Emilio Perucca, University of Pavia, Pavia, Italy David Fish, Institute of Neurology, UCL, London, UK W Dodson, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA ISBN 0632060468 Illustrated Hardback, $225.00 JANUARY 2004, 992 pages Epilepsy is a common and important neurological ...
Treatment of Epilepsy (3rd Edition)

Treatment of Epilepsy (3rd Edition)

Simon Shorvon, Emilio Perucca, Jerome Engel (Editors)  Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford (2009). | ISBN 978-1-4051-8383-3 | pp 1200 This is a textbook of epilepsy treatment, in its third edition and considered a standard reference work worldwide. Its primary objective is to provide a systematic review of the whole field of contemporary therapy ...