Horizons in Neuroscience Research. Volume 9


Andres Costa (Editor)
Eugenio Villalba (Editor)

Series: Horizons in Neuroscience Research
BISAC: SCI089000

This compilation presents original study results on the leading edge of neuroscience research. Each article has been carefully selected in an attempt to present substantial research results across a broad spectrum. Included in this volume is the etiology and treatment of meningitis; genetic influences in neurocristopathies of the gastrointestinal tract; migraine prevention and psychiatric comorbidity; the location and function of the parietal cortex; and multimodal monitoring in traumatic brain injury patients. (Imprint: Nova Biomedical )


Table of Contents

Table of Contents


Meningitis: Causes, Diagnosis and Treatment
(Rewati Raman Sharma [Department of Neurosurgery, Khoula Hospital, Muscat, Oman], Apollina Sharma, Sameer Raniga [Department of Radiology, Khoula Hospital, Muscat, Oman])

Genetic Influences in Neurocristopathies of the GIT
(S.W. Moore, Department of Paediatric Surgery, University of Stellenbosch, Tygerberg, Cape Town, South Africa)

Migraine Prevention and Psychiatric Comorbidity
(Katiuscia Nardi, Paolo Calabresi, Paola Sarchielli, Neurologic Clinic of Medical and Surgical Specialties and Public Health University of Perugia, Italy, and others)

The Location and Function of Parietal Cortex Supporting Reflexive and Complex Saccades, a Meta-Analysis of a Decade of Functional MRI Data
(Cynthia E. Krafft, Nicolette F. Schwarz, Lingxi Chi, Qingyang Li, David J. Schaeffer, Amanda L. Rodrigue, Jordan E. Pierce, Kara A. Dyckman, Jennifer E. McDowell, University of Georgia, Department of Psychology, Athens, Georgia, USA, and others)
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Multimodal Monitoring in TBI Patients
(D.C. Engel, P. Ahlborn, A.W. Unterberg, C.S. Jung, Department of Neurosurgery, Cantonal Hospital St. Gallen, St. Gallen, Switzerland, and others)

Vestibulo-Ocular Monitoring (VOM) in Severe Traumatic Brain Injury as an Early Predictor of Outcome
(Hans-Georg Schlosser, Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Charité MediClin Krankenhaus Plau am See, Plau am See, Germany)

The Vascular Theory of Migraine
(Michelangelo Stanzani Maserati, Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Bologna, Italy, and others)

Man, Music and Ecology (Music Therapy)
(Nugzar Aleksidze, Iv. Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, Tbilisi, Georgia)

Traditional/Unconventional Treatments for Headaches in Latin America
(Giancarlo Lucchetti, Mario Fernando Prieto Peres, Luiz Paulo Queiroz, Alessandra L. Granero Lucchetti, Universidade Federal de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil, and others)

Migraine Research in Thailand: A Summary
(Viroj Wiwanitkit, Wiwanitkit House, Bangkhae, Bangkok Thailand, and others)



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