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  • Evaluating Ethical Frameworks for the Assessment of Human Cognitive Enhancement Applicationsby Ellen-Marie Forsberg; Clare Shelley-Egan; Erik Thorstensen; Laurens Landeweerd; Bjorn Hofmann

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 46.12

    This book offers the policy-maker or decision-maker key insights and practical information regarding the features of ethics frameworks best suited to the ethical assessment of human cognitive enhancement (HCE) applications, such as pharmaceutical cognitive enhancers and noninvasive brain stimulation techniques. This book takes as its departure point... more...

  • Fragile Brainby Scientific American Editors

    Scientific American 2017; US$ 4.24

    Brain disease such as Alzheimer?s and Parkinson?s affect an estimated one in six Americans and are increasing in incidence as the population ages. In this eBook, Fragile Brain: Neurodegenerative Diseases, we examine these and other conditions involving the damage and loss of neurons, including other forms of dementia, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis... more...

  • Fluorescence Microscopyby Ulrich Kubitscheck

    Wiley 2017; US$ 185.00 US$ 160.33

    While there are many publications on the topic written by experts for experts, this text is specifically designed to allow advanced students and researchers with no background in physics to comprehend novel fluorescence microscopy techniques. This second edition features new chapters and a subsequent focus on super-resolution and single-molecule... more...

  • Disease-Modifying Targets in Neurodegenerative Disordersby Veerle Baekelandt; Evy Lobbestael

    Elsevier Science 2017; US$ 99.95

    Disease-Modifying Targets in Neurodegenerative Disorders: Paving the Way for Disease-Modifying Therapies examines specific neurodegenerative disorders in comprehensive chapters written by experts in the respective fields. Each chapter contains a summary of the disease management field, subsequently elaborating on the molecular mechanisms and promising... more...

  • The Endocannabinoid System in Local and Systemic Inflammationby Melanie E. M. Kelly; Christian Lehmann; Juan Zhou

    Biota Publishing 2017; US$ 59.96

    This book focuses on the role of the endocannabinoid system in local and systemic inflammation, with individual chapters written by experts in the field of cannabinoid research and medicine. The topics explore the actions of the endocannabinoid system on the immune system, including neuroinflammation in autoimmune disorders such as multiple sclerosis,... more...

  • A Surgeon in the Villageby Tony Bartelme

    Beacon Press 2017; US$ 26.95

    An inspiring story of doctors who changed the health care of an African nation Dr. Dilan Ellegala arrives in Tanzania, shocked to find the entire country has just three brain surgeons for its population of forty-two million. Haydom Lutheran Hospital lacks even the most basic surgical tools, not even a saw to open a patient?s skull. Here, people... more...

  • Essentials of Neuroanesthesiaby Hemanshu Prabhakar

    Elsevier Science 2017; US$ 200.00

    Essentials of Neuroanesthesia offers useful insights on the anesthetic management of neurosurgical and neurologic patients. This book covers all topics related to neuroanesthesia, providing essential knowledge on the brain and spinal cord. Sections include chapters on anatomy, physiology, and pharmacology, along with specific chapters related to... more...

  • Acute Ischemic Strokeby Jaechan Park

    Springer Singapore 2017; US$ 203.83

    This book approaches the topic of management of acute ischemic stroke in an interdisciplinary manner, explaining how best to utilize the methods currently available for medical, surgical, and endovascular care. After an opening section on basics such as pathophysiology, radiological assessment, and pathology, comprehensive and up-to-date... more...

  • Subdural Hematomas, An Issue of Neurosurgery Clinics of North America, E-Bookby E. Sander Connolly; II Guy M. McKhann

    Elsevier Health Sciences 2017; US$ 98.99

    This issue of Neurosurgery Clinics will focus on subdural hematomas. Articles will include: Imaging of Subdural Hematomas; Chronic Subdural Natural History; Chronic Subdural Medical Management; Chronic Subdural Minimally Invasive Surgery; Chronic Subdural Craniotomy; Chronic Subdural ICU Management; and many more! more...

  • MEG-EEG Primerby Riitta Hari; Aina Puce

    Oxford University Press 2017; US$ 84.99

    MEG-EEG Primer is the first-ever volume to introduce and discuss MEG and EEG in a balanced manner side-by-side, starting from their physical and physiological bases and then advancing to methods of data acquisition, analysis, visualization, and interpretation. The authors pay special attention to careful experimentation, guiding readers to differentiate... more...