• Section 1: Overview
1 Clinical Overview and Phenomenology of Movement Disorders
2 Motor Control: Physiology of Voluntary and Involuntary Movements
3 Functional Neuroanatomy of the Basal Ganglia
• Section 2: Hypokinetic disorders
4 Parkinsonism: Clinical Features and Diagnosis
5 Etiology and Pathogenesis of Parkinson Disease
6 Medical Treatment of the Motor Features of Parkinson Disease
7 Surgical Treatment of Parkinson Disease and Other Movement Disorders
8 Non-Motor Problems in Parkinson Disease
9 Atypical Parkinsonism, Parkinsonism-Plus Syndromes and Secondary Parkinsonian Disorders
• Section 3: Hyperkinetic disorders
11 Dystonia: Phenomenology, classification, etiology, pathology, biochemistry, and genetics
12 Treatment of Dystonia
13 Huntington Disease
14 Chorea, Ballism, and Athetosis
15 Tics and Tourette Syndrome
17 The Tardive Syndromes: Phenomenology, Concepts on Pathophysiology and Treatment, and Other Neuroleptic-Induced Syndromes
18 Myoclonus: Phenomenology, Etiology, Physiology, and Treatment
19 Gait Disorders: Pathophysiology and Clinical Syndromes
20 Ataxia: Pathophysiology and Clinical Syndromes
21 Stiffness Syndromes
22 Wilson Disease
23 Autoimmune Movement Disorders
24 Paroxysmal Dyskinesias
25 Restless Legs Syndrome
26 Peripheral Movement Disorders
27 Functional (Psychogenic) Movement Disorders: Phenomenology, Diagnosis, and Treatment
Offering a state-of-the-art, authoritative summary of the most relevant scientific and clinical advances in the field, Principles and Practice of Movement Disorders provides the expert guidance you need to diagnose and manage the full range of these challenging conditions. Superb summary tables, a large video library, and a new, easy-to-navigate format help you find information quickly and apply it in your practice. Based on the authors’ popular Aspen Course of Movement Disorders in conjunction with the International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society, this 3rd Edition is an indispensable resource for movement disorder specialists, general neurologists, and neurology residents.
• Joseph Jankovic, MD, Professor Neurology, Distinguished Chair in Movement Disorders, Director, Parkinson's Disease Center and Movement Disorders Clinic, Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX.
• Mark Hallett, School of Medicine and Health Sciences, George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA.
• Michael S Okun, Adelaide Lackner Associate Professor of Medicine Co-Director Movement Disorders Center.
• Cynthia L. Comella, MD, Professor Emeritus, Department of Neurological Sciences, Rush Medical College of Rush University, Chicago, IL.
• Stanley Fahn, MD, H. Houston Merritt Professor of Neurology and Director Emeritus, Center for Parkinson's Disease and Other Movement Disorders, Department of Neurology, Columbia University Medical Center, The Neurological Institute, New York, NY