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Published: 15 January 2016

304 Pages

5 x 8 inches

ISBN: 9780190214968

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Antiepileptic Drugs

A Clinician's Manual

Second Edition

Ali A. Asadi-Pooya and Michael R Sperling

  • Emphasizes how to select and use anti-epileptic drugs in a variety of clinical contexts.
  • Discusses how to correctly prescribe, titrate, and taper drugs.
  • Discusses how to monitor drug efficacy and side effects.
  • Discusses how to diagnose and manage toxicity.
  • Discusses interactions with other drugs.
  • Provides references, both general and specific for further reading that are largely practically oriented.

New to this Edition:

  • New AEDs approved for epilepsy since 2009 are included in the discussion of the text.
  • New material including new AEDs and also new information about already existing AEDs will make this book more useful for physicians and other health care providers.
  • Every chapter has been updated to include the newest research on AEDs.

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