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The Encyclopedia of the Neurological Sciences, moment Edition develops from the 1st variation, masking all components of neurological sciences via over one thousand entries considering a large choice of subject matters in neurology, neurosurgery, psychiatry and different similar parts of neuroscience. The contributing authors signify all facets of neurology from many viewpoints and disciplines to supply an entire evaluate of the sphere. Entries are designed to be comprehensible with out targeted historical past wisdom within the material, and cross-referencing and recommended additional examining lead the reader from a uncomplicated wisdom of the topic to extra complicated knowing.

The easy-to-use 'encyclopedic-dictionary' structure of the Encyclopedia of the Neurological Sciences, moment Edition gains alphabetic entries, huge cross-referencing, and a radical index for fast reference. The wealth of knowledge supplied by means of those 4 volumes makes this reference paintings a depended on resource of precious info for a variety of researchers, from undergraduate scholars to educational researchers.

  • Provides finished assurance of the sector of neurological technological know-how in over 1,000 entries in four volumes
  • "Encyclopedic-dictionary" structure presents for concise, readable entries and straightforward looking out
  • Presents whole, updated details on 32 separate parts of neurology
  • Entries are supplemented with broad cross-referencing, worthwhile references to fundamental learn articles, and an intensive index

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