The third edition of The Treatment of Epilepsy has been thoroughly updated. It is a reference work, but has a strong practical bias, and is designed to assist neurologists, neurosurgeons and other clinicians at all levels who are involved in the treatment of patients with epilepsy. It is a definitive source of clinical information to guide clinical practice and rational therapy.
Written and edited by leading experts, many actively involved with the International League Against Epilepsy, this new edition:
- covers the recent advances in the principles and approaches to epilepsy therapy, the introduction of new drugs and the development of new surgical techniques
- contains 26 completely new chapters and 61 new contributors
- includes pharmacological properties and prescribing information for all drugs used in the treatment of epilepsy
- features the important contribution of a new editor Jerome Engel Jr, Professor of Neurology at the University of California School of Medicine in Los Angeles.