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Title Multiple sclerosis : etiology, diagnosis, and new treatment strategies / edited by Michael J. Olek ; foreword by Howard L. Weiner
Published Totowa, N.J. : Humana Press, [2005]


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Description xv, 245 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Series Current clinical neurology
Current clinical neurology.
Contents 1. Signs and symptoms of multiple sclerosis / Stanley van den Noort -- 2. Differential diagnosis, clinical features, and prognosis of multiple sclerosis / Michael J. Olek -- 3. Role of magnetic resonance imaging in the diagnosis and prognosis of multiple sclerosis / Robert Zivadinov and Rohit Bakshi -- 4. Cognitive dysfunction in multiple sclerosis / Darcy Cox and Laura Julian -- 5. Multiple sclerosis, genetics, and autoimmunity / Michael Demetriou -- 6. B-cell immunity in multiple sclerosis / Yufen Qin and Pierre Duquette -- 7. Multiple sclerosis : a case for early treatment / Alex C. Tselis and Omar A. Khan -- 8. Pregnancy and multiple sclerosis / Christina Caon -- 9. Treatment of progressive multiple sclerosis / Norman Wang -- 10. Cyclophosphamide therapy for multiple sclerosis / Derek R. Smith -- 11. Repair and neuroprotective strategies in multiple sclerosis / Fernando Dangond -- 12. Future therapies for multiple sclerosis / Michael J. Olek
Summary "Comprehensive and up-to-date, Multiple Sclerosis: Etiology, Diagnosis, and New Treatment Strategies reviews all the current immunological, neuropsychological, imaging, and pregnancy issues associated with MS and shows how each is contributing to the still ongoing development of more efficacious therapies."--BOOK JACKET
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Also available online via the World Wide Web, by subscription to via Humana Press
Subject Multiple sclerosis.
Multiple Sclerosis -- therapy.
Multiple Sclerosis -- diagnosis.
Multiple Sclerosis -- etiology.
Author Olek, Michael J.
Humana Press.
LC no. 2004020727
ISBN 1588290336 (alk. paper)
1592598552 (electronic bk.)