Neuropsychiatric symptoms of epilepsy

This book is an up-to-date, comprehensive review of the neuropsychiatry of epilepsy, by active authorities in the field, with an emphasis on clinical and management issues. A critical appraisal of the methodology and limitations of current research on the neuropsychiatry of epilepsy is provided, and...

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Other Authors: Mula, Marco,, SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: eBook
Language: English
Published: Cham : Springer, [2016]
Physical Description: 1 online resource : illustrations.
Series: Neuropsychiatric symptoms of neurological disease.
Table of Contents:
  • Neurobehavioral Comorbidities of Epilepsy: Lessons from Animal Models
  • Depression
  • Mania and Elation
  • Anxiety
  • Delusions and Hallucinations
  • Obsessiveness and Viscosity
  • Aggressive Behavior
  • Sleep
  • Dissociation
  • Consciousness
  • Emotion Recognition
  • Neuropsychiatric Symptoms in Learning Disability
  • Attention, Executive Function and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
  • Dementia
  • Stress and Epilepsy
  • Epilepsy in Psychiatric Disorders
  • The Role of Epilepsy Surgery
  • The Role of Antiepileptic Drugs
  • The Role of Stimulation Techniques.