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Clinical Trials in Neurology

  • Felipe Fregni
  • Includes cutting-edge methods and protocols

  • Provides step-by-step detail essential for reproducible results

  • Contains key notes and implementation advice from the experts


Part of the Neuromethods book series (NM, volume 138)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Isadora Santos Ferreira, Beatriz Teixeira Costa, Felipe Fregni
    Pages 1-27
  3. Camila Bonin Pinto, Faddi Ghassan Saleh Velez, Felipe Fregni
    Pages 29-62
  4. Anthony O’Brien, Prakyat Singh, Aurore Thibaut, Felipe Fregni
    Pages 63-104
  5. Ana Luiza C. Zaninotto, Beatriz Teixeira Costa, Isadora Santos Ferreira, Melanie French, Wellingson Silva Paiva, Felipe Fregni
    Pages 105-138
  6. Maria Fernanda Villarreal, Rodrigo Huerta-Gutierrez, Felipe Fregni
    Pages 139-181
  7. Celeste R S De Camargo, Daniel Dresser, Laura Castillo-Saavedra, Felipe Fregni
    Pages 183-211
  8. Felipe Jones, Felipe Fregni
    Pages 213-261
  9. Tarek Nafee, Rodrigo Watanabe, Felipe Fregni
    Pages 263-295
  10. Aura M. Hurtado-Puerto, Cristina Russo, Felipe Fregni
    Pages 297-338
  11. Aline Patrícia Briet, Beatriz Teixeira Costa, Isadora Santos Ferreira, Rivadávio Fernandes Batista de Amorin, Felipe Fregni
    Pages 339-363
  12. Faddi Ghassan Saleh Velez, Camila Bonin Pinto, Felipe Fregni
    Pages 365-397
  13. Rafaelly Stavale, Felipe Jones, Alejandra Malavera, Felipe Fregni
    Pages 399-443
  14. Mirret M. El-Hagrassy, Ana C. Texeira-Santos, Felipe Fregni
    Pages 445-517
  15. Beatriz Teixeira Costa, Isadora Santos Ferreira, Felipe Fregni
    Pages 519-527
  16. Back Matter
    Pages 529-616

About this book


This volume provides in-depth descriptions and discussion of clinical trial designs based on novel data analysis of high-quality trials for 11 different neurological conditions in order to ultimately improve the quality of care in neurology. Some of the conditions discussed in this book are stroke, traumatic brain injury, Alzheimer’s disease, epilepsy, and tumors of the central nervous system. In Neuromethods series style, chapters include the kind of detail and key advice from the specialists needed to get successful results in your research center and clinical investigation. 

Thorough and comprehensive, Clinical Trials in Neurology is a valuable guide for individuals in the research, education, and clinical practice fields, specifically in the fields of medicine, physical therapy, occupational therapy, nursing, and public health. This volume is also an important resource for clinicians aiming to improve their understanding in methodology of clinical trials.


Stroke Parkinsons Dystonia Epilepsy Alzheimer's

Editors and affiliations

  • Felipe Fregni
    • 1
  1. 1.Laboratory of Neuromodulation, Center of Clinical Research LearningSpaulding Rehabilitation Hospital, Harvard Medical SchoolBostonUSA

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Clinical Trials in Neurology
  • Editors Felipe Fregni
  • Series Title Neuromethods
  • Series Abbreviated Title Neuromethods
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media, LLC, part of Springer Nature 2018
  • Publisher Name Humana Press, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Springer Protocols
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-1-4939-7879-3
  • Softcover ISBN 978-1-4939-9313-0
  • eBook ISBN 978-1-4939-7880-9
  • Series ISSN 0893-2336
  • Series E-ISSN 1940-6045
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XII, 616
  • Number of Illustrations 14 b/w illustrations, 95 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Neurosciences
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