Neurologic Disease in WomeneBook - 2006
The second edition of Neurologic Disease in Women , the only text to specifically cover this important topic, will help physicians and other medical personnel seeking information relevant to clinical care. Sections address general anatomic, hormonal, epidemiologic, and drug aspects of women's health neurologic conditions that arise during childhood, pregnancy, adulthood, and old age in females and particular neurologic conditions that present differently or predominantly in females.
There have been important advances in several areas prompting new chapters, new approaches and additional information provided in chapters on hormonal effects in women and the use of HRT the adverse effects of antiepileptic drugs on hormonal homeostasis, weight and bone health and cardiovascular diseases in women. New chapters include ones on reproductive and metabolic disorders with AED use, and on movement disorders."