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Epilepsy, the facts

Richard Appleton

Epilepsy, the facts

by Richard Appleton

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Epilepsy -- Popular works,
  • Epilepsy in children -- Popular works

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementRichard Appleton, Anthony G. Marson.
    GenrePopular works.
    SeriesThe facts
    ContributionsMarson, Anthony G.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC372 .A74 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17101880M
    ISBN 109780199233687
    LC Control Number2008036484

    Fast Facts Epilepsy (5th Edition) M Brodie, S Schachter, P Kwan Health Press Review Rona Eade, Epilepsy Information Manager. Billed on the Health Press website as “all you need to know about epilepsy without breaking a sweat”, this is a medical handbook for healthcare professionals working in the diagnosis, investigation and treatment of epilepsy .   In the book, one of the main characters is determined to save Booler, her neighbor’s dog that suffers from seizures. Her special kinship with him springs from the fact that she has epilepsy, a fact .

      Nationwide, about , children have epilepsy. For many children, epilepsy is easily controlled with medicine. These children can do what other kids can do, and perform as .   Trial New Releases Epilepsy (The Facts) Best Sellers Rank: #4. bortuterze. An Expert Guide in a Nutshell (Fast Facts. fardofokku. Trial New Releases The World Almanac and Book of Facts (World Almanac and Book of Facts. JoanRichardson Trial New Releases Fast Facts .

    Popular Epilepsy Books Showing of The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down: A Hmong Child, Her American Doctors, and the Collision of Two Cultures (Paperback) by. Anne Fadiman (shelved 27 times as epilepsy. I picked up this book purely for the title: Epileptic. As someone with epilepsy, diagnosed in my teens, I thought it would be interesting to read someone's story about their experiences with it, as literature featuring epilepsy is hard to find. I was surprised to find out that the author did not have epilepsy, but it was in fact /5.


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15 Fascinating Facts About Epilepsy Epilepsy is usually not a lifelong disorder, with only 25% of those who develop seizures Diastat, or diazepam, is the medicine used to treat a prolonged seizure or the facts book of proper treatment for someone having a tonic-clonic seizure is not what you see in TV shows More.

: Epilepsy (The Facts Series) (): Appleton, Richard, Marson, Anthony: Books/5(8). I first discovered this a month ago when reading the book written by Fried, Robert, PhD: “Breathe Well, Be Well”.

Containing quite a bit writing about epilepsy, and furthermore it’s parallel to migraine, in that book. But altogether the “The Epilepsy Fact Book”, gives a good informative information about epilepsy 5/5.

Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for The Epilepsy Fact Book at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users.5/5(1). The Epilepsy Fact Book. Please click on the PDF icon to access. Abstract. The nature and treatment of epilepsy, living with epilepsy, the child with epilepsy, and where to find help.

Written for the lay reader. Includes a glossary of epilepsy. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Includes index. Description: vi, pages, 1 unnumbered pages of plates: illustrations. Epilepsy: The Facts, written by a neurologist and a pediatric neurologist, explains in clear and simple terms everything about the causes and effects of epilepsy.

The epilepsy fact book. [Harry Sands; Frances C Minters] -- This nontechnical presentation of epilepsy as a physical disorder and as a social and psychological problem covers the causes.

Genre/Form: Popular Works: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Sands, Harry. Epilepsy fact book. Philadelphia: F.A. Davis Co., © (OCoLC) Epilepsy can manifest itself quite differently in infants, women (especially if pregnancy is involved), and the elderly, Weaver reports, and seizures can be faked, so occasionally that fact must be taken into account.

One of the book's most unusual aspects is the description of specially trained "seizure dogs.".Cited by: 1. 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.

Rogawski's research takes advantage of the fact that epilepsy is not only a human disease. Seizures occur frequently in many purebred dogs and in baboons, as well as other species.

The Brain Facts Book. Access Brain Facts, a primer on the brain and nervous system, published by the Society for Facts is a valuable resource for secondary school.

Epilepsy: the facts. [Richard Appleton; Anthony G Marson] -- This book is written specifically for sufferers of epilepsy and their friends and families. This easy to understand, evidence based guide to epilepsy. Descriptions created from the 8th edition of the Brain Facts book. Part of the Brain Bee prep series.

BrainFacts/SfN A Perceptive Lens: Marlene Behrmann Learn about the facts and myths around epilepsy and the different forms it can take. BrainFacts/SfN The Spectrum of Epilepsy. Epilepsy. Epilepsy (The Facts) by Richard Appleton () Paperback by Richard Appleton;Tony Marson (Author)/5(8).

Epilepsy epilepsy, a chronic disorder of cerebral function characterized by periodic convulsive seizures. There are many conditions that have epileptic seizures. The third edition of this handbook on epilepsy, written especially for people with epilepsy and their friends and families, explains everything about its causes and effects clearly and simply.

The epilepsies are a spectrum of brain disorders ranging from severe, life-threatening and disabling, to ones that are much more benign. In epilepsy, the normal pattern of neuronal. Epilepsy: The Facts is written specifically for sufferers of epilepsy and their friends and families. This easy-to-understand, evidence-based guide to epilepsy explains everything about the /5(9).

Books-A-Million; IndieBound; Find in a library; Epilepsy, the Facts Anthony Hopkins, Richard Appleton No preview available - Bibliographic information. Title: Epilepsy: The Facts Oxford medical publications The Facts .Epilepsy can start at any age, but is most commonly diagnosed in people under 20 and people over This is because some causes are more common in young people (such as difficulties at their birth, childhood infections or accidents) and in older people (such as strokes that lead to epilepsy).Facts Hippocrates wrote the first book on epilepsy, On the Sacred Disease, around BC, recognizing that it was a brain disorder and claiming that people with epilepsy did not .