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Case Studies in Multiple Sclerosis

  • Paul S.¬†Giacomini

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XVII
  2. Clinically Isolated Syndrome

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Mahtab Ghadiri
      Pages 3-10
    3. Mahtab Ghadiri
      Pages 11-16
  3. Early Multiple Sclerosis

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 17-17
    2. Anne-Marie Trudelle
      Pages 19-26
    3. Anne-Marie Trudelle
      Pages 27-32
  4. Established Relapsing-Remitting Multiple Sclerosis

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 33-33
    2. Chris Eckstein
      Pages 35-42
    3. Chris Eckstein
      Pages 43-49
    4. Chris Eckstein
      Pages 51-57
  5. Primary Progressive Multiple Sclerosis

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 59-59
  6. Secondary Progressive Multiple Sclerosis

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 75-75
    2. Sarah Morrow
      Pages 85-90
    3. Sarah Morrow
      Pages 91-96
  7. Pediatric Multiple Sclerosis and Related Disorders

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 97-97
    2. Sunita Venkateswaran
      Pages 99-106

About this book


This handbook is a collection of clinical narratives that underscore the heterogeneous and unpredictable presentation of multiple sclerosis (MS) and give real-world clinical context to recent drug developments. This accessible and concise publication is intended to be used by a wide range of medical professionals, from specialist neurologists to medical trainees with an interest in neurology. An ideal clinical resource, Case Studies in Multiple Sclerosis provides an evidence-based discussion of each case, with an aim to enhance effective diagnosis and treatment of patients with MS and MS-related conditions.


Case studies Clinically isolated syndrome MS Multiple sclerosis Primary progressive multiple sclerosis Relapse Relapse remitting multiple sclerosis

Editors and affiliations

  • Paul S.¬†Giacomini
    • 1
  1. 1.McGill University MONTREALCanada

About the editors

Dr Paul Giacomini is a neurologist with expertise in multiple sclerosis, neuro-inflammatory disorders and advanced neuroimaging techniques. He is an Assistant Professor of Neurology and Neurosurgery at McGill University and an attending physician at the Montreal Neurological Institute. Dr Giacomini serves as the Director of the McGill Neurology Fellowship Program in Multiple Sclerosis and Neuro-Inflammatory Disorders, and as the Associate Director of the MNI Multiple Sclerosis Clinic.

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Case Studies in Multiple Sclerosis
  • Editors Paul S. Giacomini
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2017
  • Publisher Name Adis, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-319-31188-3
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-319-31190-6
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XVII, 149
  • Number of Illustrations 14 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Neurology
    Primary Care Medicine
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