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Author Turkington, Carol.

Title The encyclopedia of the brain and brain disorders / Carol Turkington ; foreword by Joseph R. Harris.

Published New York ; [Great Britain] : Facts on File, [2002]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM BioMed ST  612.8203 TURK    AVAILABLE
Edition 2nd ed.
Physical description ix, 369 pages ; 24 cm.
Series Facts on File library of health and living.
Facts on File library of health and living.
Notes Rev. ed. of: The brain encyclopedia. c1996.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 347-355) and index.
Summary The Encyclopedia of the Brain and Brain Disorders, Second Edition provides the most comprehensive source of information available about the brain, from anatomy, function, and development to diseases and disorders. This complete A-to-Z guide includes helpful organizations and the most current advances in research, diagnosis, and treatment of major brain diseases such as Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease, and multiple sclerosis. More than 800 detailed entries, many new and updated, explain all of the most important information about the brain in easy-to-understand, jargon-free language.
Appendixes include lists of self-help, professional, and government organizations, as well as a glossary of key terms and an extensive bibliography. The Encyclopedia of the Brain and Brain Disorders, Second Edition is an invaluable resource for students, researchers, and anyone wanting to learn more about the complexities of the brain.
Other author Turkington, Carol. Brain encyclopedia.
Subject Brain -- Encyclopedias.
Brain -- Diseases -- Encyclopedias.
Neurology -- Encyclopedias.
Variant Title Brain and brain disorders.
ISBN 081604774X No price