November 16, 1963

Reflex Mechanisms in the Genesis of Epilepsy: Proceedings of a Symposium Sponsored by the Institute of Physiology, Czechoslovak Academy of Sciences, Prague (Czechoslovakia), held in Prague and Liblice (Czechoslovakia), September 26-29, 1960.

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Edited by Z. Servít. These papers appeared in Epilepsia, vol 3 (1962), pp 207-468. 262 pp. $11. American Elsevier Publishing Co., 52 Vanderbilt Ave, New York 17, 1963

JAMA. 1963;186(7):737. doi:10.1001/jama.1963.03710070139035

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Of 22 symposium articles with discussion, the majority concern Pavlovian concepts with respect to epilepsy. Both experimental and clinical evidence are presented. Also discussed is epilepsy induced reflexly by musical or photic (including television) stimulation. The volume will interest neurophysiologists, neurobiochemists, and neurologists.

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