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Social epileptology

Social epileptology

understanding social aspects of epilepsy

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Published by Nova Science Publishers in Hauppauge, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Epilepsy -- Social aspects,
  • Epilepsy,
  • Attitude to Health,
  • Culture,
  • Socioeconomic Factors

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statement[edited by] Jaya Pinikahana, Christine Walker.
    ContributionsPinikahana, Jaya., Walker, Christine, Ph. D.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA645.E64 S63 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23686965M
    ISBN 109781608762286
    LC Control Number2009028874
    OCLC/WorldCa427500947

    Abstracts should only be submitted via the online submission system. Abstracts submitted after the deadline and abstracts submitted by email or fax will not be reviewed. Abstracts should be sent in English; Abstracts should not exceed words. This limit excludes the title, information about authors and institutions. epileptology: (ĕp″ĭ-lĕp-tŏl′ŏ-jē) [″ + logos, word, reason] The study of epilepsy.


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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xv, pages ; 27 cm. Contents: Epilepsy: definition, syndromes, and treatment / Jordan Kamel and Mark Cook --Beliefs and perceptions of epilepsy in different cultures / Jaya Pinikahana --Epilepsy, stigma and society / Graham Scambler --Who gets treatment for epilepsy?: the political economy of the.

Using case presentations and insightful analyses, this book illustrates practical points in the management of epilepsy. It provides a readable, up-to-date, and well-balanced yet succinct account of the most important issues in epileptology. It covers diagnosis, classification, neuroimaging, neurophysiology, clinical management, and more.5/5(1).

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: 1 online resource (xv, pages) Contents: Epilepsy: definition, syndromes, and treatment / Jordan Kamel and Mark Cook --Beliefs and perceptions of epilepsy in different cultures / Jaya Pinikahana --Epilepsy, stigma and society / Graham Scambler --Who gets treatment for epilepsy?: the political.

The Journal of Epileptology - published since - is an international, peer reviewed scientific journal that publishes articles of clinical and experimental epilesy. A primary version of the Journal issued in electrocnic form online is free to the reader, and paper copies published 2 times per year are available via subscribtion.

Chapters included in this book, combine both broad brushstrokes detailing the developments in fields as varied as basic epileptology, epilepsy classification, anti-epileptic drug development, clinical neurophysiology, paediatric epileptology, and neuroimaging; as well as narrowed and focused treatises on topics such as the autosomal recessive.

Part of book: Pharmacology and Nutritional Intervention in the Treatment of Disease. Antiepileptic Drugs and Risk Factors of Vascular Diseases.

By Jolanta Dorszewska, Urszula Lagan-Jedrzejczyk, Marta Kowalska, Katarzyna Wize and Wojciech Kozubski. Part of book: Epileptology - The Modern State of Science.

The 15 very interesting chapters of the book cover various fields in epileptology - they encompass the etiology and pathogenesis of the disease, clinical presentation with special attention to the epileptic syndromes of childhood, principles of medical management, surgical approaches, as well as social aspects of the by: 7.

Using case presentations and insightful analyses, this book illustrates practical points in the management of epilepsy. It provides a readable, up-to-date, and well-balanced yet succinct account of the most important issues in epileptology.

It covers diagnosis, classification, neuroimaging, neurophysiology, clinical management, and more. The current book contains the chapters written by different specialists from many countries and may be helpful for neurologists, psychiatrists, and pharmacologists who are interested in multifarious epileptology problems.

Professor Vladimir V. Kalinin, MD, PhD Department of Brain Organic Disorders and Epilepsy,File Size: 3MB. Journal of Epileptology RG Journal Impact: * *This value is calculated using ResearchGate data and is based on average citation counts from work published in this journal.

Description. Social epileptology; understanding social aspects of epilepsy, edited by Jaya Pinikahana and Christine Walker. New York, Nova Science Publishers, (Hardback) Epilepsy is neither an illness nor a disease, but a brain disorder, frequently associated with neurological and psychosocial difficulties.

Epilepsy and Social Skills Getting along with other people is an important part of life. Examples of social skills include cooperation, assertion, responsibility, self-control and empathy (compassion).

Children and youth with epilepsy may find it hard to get along with others, partlyFile Size: 78KB. Epilepsy requires careful management and monitoring through a woman’s life Epilepsy is a complex disease.

The hormonal changes women experience, both day-to-day menstrual fluctuations and the longer waxes and wanings of a reproductive lifetime, make the management of epilepsy even more complicated.

Epileptology. Title discontinued as of ; Supports open access. Explore journal content Latest issue Article collections All issues.

Latest issues. Volume 2, Issues 1–4. 1–6 () Volume 1, Issue 1. 1–68 (March ) View all issues. Find. An epileptologist is an adult or pediatric neurologist who specializes in the treatment of epilepsy. Epileptologists are experts in epileptic seizures and seizure disorders, anticonvulsants, and special situations involving seizures, such as cases in which all treatment intended to stop seizures has failed and epilepsy (especially poorly controlled epilepsy) in pregnant : Seizure types, Aura (warning sign).

Abstracts available now. Abstracts from the congress have been published. The supplement issue for Epilepsia is now live via Wiley Online Library.

Please contact the Congress Secretariat at [email protected] with any queries. Email: [email protected] Tel: + 1 ILAE/IBE Congress Secretariat 7 Priory Office Park, Stillorgan Road, Blackrock, Co. Dublin, A94 FN26, Ireland. For children Lee: the Rabbit with Epilepsy by Deborah Moss. Part of "The Special Needs Collection" for ages Published24 pages.

Explains epilepsy in a reassuring way for newly diagnosed children, their siblings and friends. Special People, Special Ways by Arlene Maguire.

Published32 pages. A colorfully illustrated book about children with disabilities for. Social Aspects of Epilepsy G. BURDEN General Secretary of the British Epilepsy Association, London (England) No chronic medical condition is more affected by the social conditions of the patient than epilepsy.

From its inception the International League against Epilepsy has provided a forum for enquiry into the aetiology of epilepsy, investigation in drug therapy and other forms.

Social issues. Epilepsy can have tremendous social issues for patients. Social acceptance from others is a common challenge. Though persons with epilepsy are otherwise just like anyone else, there are stigmas associated with epilepsy that can affect one's acceptance among others.

Depression is common due to impaired social acceptance. Epilepsy Explained: A Book for People Who Want to Know More 1st Edition Christian E. Elger, MD, is Professor of Epileptology at the University of Bonn. The late Ulrich Altrup, MD, was Professor of Experimental Epileptology at the University of Münster.

Product details/5(16). The Comorbidities of Epilepsy offers an up-to-date, comprehensive overview of all comorbidities of epilepsy (somatic, neurological and behavioral), by international authorities in the field of clinical epileptology, with an emphasis on epidemiology, pathophysiology, diagnosis and management.

This book includes also a critical appraisal of the. Emilio Perucca, Italy (centre) receiving the European Epileptology Award at the 13th European Congress on Epileptology in Vienna Kristina Malmgren, Sweden, receiving the European Epilepsy Education Award Finola Quinn, Ireland, receiving the European Epilepsy Service Award Sylvain Rheims, France, receiving a Young Investigators Award Birgit Frauscher (Austria/Canada).

Epileptology - San Antonio, Texas Baptist Health System The Baptist Health System, located in San Antonio, TX, is seeking BC/BE Neurologists with additional fellowship training in epilepsy to join our growing Neuroscience Program.

We are looking for dynamic team members to lead the development of our Epilepsy Clinic and Epilepsy Monitoring Unit. Epileptology.

Epileptologists specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of epilepsy and seizure disorders. Epileptologists generally hold board certification in Neurology, Neurosurgery, or Pediatric Neurology and have completed additional training in the care of epilepsy and seizures.

Recommendations of the Polish Society of Epileptology for the treatment of epileptic seizure in adult patients in Poland: an update 10 May 10 May Ictal asystole with reduced cardiac sympathetic function in new-onset symptomatic epilepsy.

The 15 very interesting chapters of the book cover various fields in epileptology – they encompass the etiology and pathogenesis of the disease, clinical presentation with special attention to. We provide a range of educational opportunities, programs, and services for people living with epilepsy, families, friends, and caregivers.

Many programs and services are available and implemented through our network of local Epilepsy Foundations and are often tailored to the communities they serve.; Other services are offered from the national office. The first section of the book introduces the clinical aspects of the science of epileptology with chapters on pathophysiology, genetics, classification, syndromes, epidemiology, etiology, and differential : $ the psychological and social impact of epilepsy is reduced to a minimum.

Although epilepsy is a medical condition, the person with epilepsy also has to cope with its psychological and social consequences. This paper discusses how the people with epilepsy can be assisted to cope with those consequences. IMPACT ON THE SELF. epilepsy, a chronic disorder of cerebral function characterized by periodic convulsive seizures.

There are many conditions that have epileptic seizures. Sudden discharge of excess electrical activity, which can be either generalized (involving many areas of cells in the brain) or focal, also known as partial (involving one area of cells in the. About Epileptology. Epileptologists are physicians trained in neurology who have also completed specialized training and/or research in cases of epilepsy, a neurological disorder characterized by repeated seizures.

Within the field of epileptology these physicians can perform a variety of different duties, including scientific research, prevention, diagnosis and treatment of those. Pediatric Epileptology. Baylor Scott & White McLane Children's.

Specializing in the diagnosis, treatment and management of epilepsy in children. Epilepsy is a neurological disorder affecting the electrical activities within the brain, and is diagnosed if the child has two or more unprovoked seizures.

An unprovoked seizure is one where there is. This book brings the story of epilepsy alive with easy-to-understand text and illustrations that are both informative and interesting. Contact the FACES office for availability. Let’s learn with Teddy about Epilepsy, () written by Yvonne Zelenka, Ph.D.

Chesham Lane Chalfont St Peter Buckinghamshire SL9 0RJ Map Contact. London Office CAN Mezzanine East Road, London, N1 6AH. Switchboard Helpline Epilepsy is a group of neurological disorders characterized by recurrent epileptic seizures. Epileptic seizures are episodes that can vary from brief and nearly undetectable periods to long periods of vigorous shaking.

These episodes can result in physical injuries, including occasionally broken bones. In epilepsy, seizures have a tendency to recur and, as a rule, have no Causes: Unknown, brain injury, stroke, brain.

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(PDF Download) Understanding Social Welfare: A Search for Social Justice (9th Edition) Download. Written and edited by world-renowned authorities, this three-volume work is, to quote a reviewer, "the definitive textbook about seizures and epilepsy".

This Second Edition is thoroughly updated and gives you a complete print and multimedia package: the three-volume set plus access to an integrated content Website. More than chapters cover the spectrum of biology, 4/5(2). My Story: social work. Add your own. Everyone’s epilepsy story is unique, and sharing your story helps others know they are not alone.

These are inspiring stories; of being diagnosed, over-coming challenges, fundraising and much, much more. Please share your story too. CiteScore: ℹ CiteScore: CiteScore measures the average citations received per document published in this title.

CiteScore values are based on citation counts in a given year (e.g. ) to documents published in three previous calendar years (e.g. – 14), divided by the number of documents in these three previous years (e.g. – 14). Epilepsy is a neurological disease characterized by a long-standing predisposition to epileptic seizures that will produce a wide variety of neurobiological, cognitive, psychological and social consequences (International League against Epilepsy, ).

Please designate flair for your text post as an article, if it is a link to a research article, discussion, if it is a discussion about a topic within epileptology, AMA, if it is an ask me anything post, case study, if it is a study that allows readers to analyze the patient information, lecture, if it links to a video of a professional lecture.