Neuropsychiatric Symptoms of Epilepsy

  • Marco Mula

Part of the Neuropsychiatric Symptoms of Neurological Disease book series (NSND)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvii
  2. Andres M. Kanner, Ramses Ribot
    Pages 25-41
  3. Marco Mula
    Pages 43-51
  4. Christian Brandt
    Pages 53-67
  5. Naoto Adachi, Nozomi Akanuma
    Pages 69-89
  6. Bruce Hermann
    Pages 91-97
  7. Hesham Yousry Elnazer, Niruj Agrawal
    Pages 99-116
  8. Paolo Tinuper, Francesca Bisulli, Federica Provini
    Pages 117-139
  9. Matthias Schmutz
    Pages 141-161
  10. Andrea E. Cavanna
    Pages 163-176
  11. Stefano Meletti
    Pages 177-193
  12. Anagha A. Sardesai, Howard Ring
    Pages 195-212
  13. David W. Dunn, William G. Kronenberger
    Pages 213-234
  14. Alla Guekht
    Pages 235-254
  15. Clare M. Galtrey, Hannah R. Cock
    Pages 255-287
  16. Massimiliano Beghi, Ettore Beghi, Cesare Maria Cornaggia
    Pages 289-302
  17. Genevieve Rayner, Sarah J. Wilson
    Pages 303-332
  18. Mahinda Yogarajah, Marco Mula
    Pages 333-360
  19. Steven C. Schachter
    Pages 361-378

About this book


This book is an up-to-date, comprehensive review of the neuropsychiatry of epilepsy, by active authorities in the field, with an emphasis on clinical and management issues. A critical appraisal of the methodology and limitations of current research on the neuropsychiatry of epilepsy is provided, and unanswered questions and controversies are addressed. Pharmacological aspects of management are also discussed in order to enable the reader to manage these patients more safely.  

Neuropsychiatric Symptoms of Epilepsy is aimed at neurologists, epileptologists, psychiatrists and neuropsychiatrists, and will also be of interest to psychologists and neuropsychologists, research and specialist nurses, clinical researchers and methodologists.


Epilepsy Neuropsychiatric symptom Psychiatric comorbidity Seizure animal model anti-epileptic drug antidepressant drug anxiety depression epilepsy comorbidity mania non-epileptic attack disorder psychogenic non-epileptic seizure psychosis vagus nerve stimulation

Editors and affiliations

  • Marco Mula
    • 1
  1. 1.Atkinson Morley Regional Neuroscience Centre, Epilepsy GroupSt George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation TrustLondonUnited Kingdom

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-22158-8
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-22159-5
  • Series Print ISSN 2196-2898
  • Series Online ISSN 2196-2901
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