Advances in Electrostimulation Therapies

  • Arshad Majid

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Yaakov A. Levine, Jesse M. Simon, Frieda Koopman, Michael Faltys, Ralph Zitnik, Paul-Peter Tak
    Pages 35-53
  3. Harvey Leung, Ali Ali, Christopher Heath, Arshad Majid, Jessica Redgrave
    Pages 55-73
  4. Kelvin L. Chou, Emily L. Levin, Parag G. Patil, Daniel Leventhal
    Pages 107-136
  5. Sue Pownall, Pam Enderby, Lise Sproson
    Pages 137-156
  6. Emma J. Radcliffe, Andrew W. Trafford
    Pages 157-179
  7. Clinton W. Wright, Lu Bu, April Jones, Natasha Calder Green
    Pages 181-204
  8. Bruno Bonaz, Valérie Sinniger, Sonia Pellissier, Didier Clarençon
    Pages 205-230
  9. Simon D. Carr, Jaydip Ray
    Pages 231-256
  10. Ana Ciurea, Jean Ciurea, Ioan Opris
    Pages 317-346

About this book


This book covers recent advances in the use of electrostimulation therapies in movement disorders, epilepsy, inflammatory bowel disease, memory and cognition, disorders of consciousness, foot drop, dysphagia, brain injury, headache, heart failure, hearing loss, and rheumatoid arthritis. It describes techniques such as vagus nerve stimulation, deep brain stimulation, and electrical stimulation of the pharyngeal nerve.

Electroceuticals: Advances in Electrostimulation Therapies is aimed at clinicians and basic researchers in the fields of neurology, neurosurgery, cardiology and rheumatology.


deep brain stimulation electroceuticals functional neurosurgery neuromodulation pharyngeal nerve stimulation vagus nerve stimulation electrostimulation bioelectrical medicine

Editors and affiliations

  • Arshad Majid
    • 1
  1. 1.Sheffield Institute for Translational Neuroscience, Department of Neuroscience, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry & HealthUniversity of SheffieldSheffieldUnited Kingdom

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-28610-5
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-28612-9
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