Aicardi’s Diseases of the Nervous System in Childhood, 4th ed

Aicardi’s Diseases of the Nervous System in Childhood, 4th ed

23rd October, 2018

The Premier Textbook of Clinical Child Neurology

This classic text on paediatric neurology is now in its fourth edition. Leading academics from around the world present evidence from their various areas of expertise, placing it firmly in the clinical context. Each chapter covers the basic science of the disorder and relevant genetic advances. New to this edition are chapters on fetal neurology, movement disorders, basal ganglia disease and psychogenic disorders. References at the end of each chapter are thorough, guiding the clinician to relevant further reading. The international team of editors has maintained the clinical approach of the late Jean Aicardi, which distinguishes this book from others in the field. Succinctly given, patient-focused information makes Aicardi’s Diseases of Nervous System in Childhood a comprehensive yet readable resource for busy clinicians in paediatric neurology, general paediatrics, neurodisability and all the related medical disciplines.

  • Covers large areas of paediatric neurology
  • Patient-focussed with succinct clinical information
  • Pertinent chapter references for further reading

Readership      Paediatricians, neurologists, child neurologists, physicians in developmental medicine

  • The classic, user-friendly resource for busy clinicians
  • Is completely revised and updated
  • Includes latest developments in genetic advances
  • Has an easy-to-use one volume format with full-colour illustration

August 2018 / Hardback / 1524 pp / 280 x 205mm / ISBN 978-1-909962-80-4 / £199.95

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