Neuroanatomy

Neuroanatomy is a field of study that specifically focuses on the structure and function of the nervous system. It is a branch of neuroscience that plays a vital role in the research and treatment of neurological disorders. To gain a comprehensive understanding of the nervous system, it is important to delve deep into the intricate workings of the brain and the spinal cord. The study of neuroanatomy is essential in developing treatment methods for neurological diseases such as Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease, epilepsy and many others. It helps in identifying the specific parts of the brain and spinal cord that are affected by these diseases, thereby enabling scientists to pinpoint potential causes and develop targeted treatments. Neuroanatomy also plays a crucial role in the development of neurosurgical procedures that are used to treat conditions such as brain tumours, stroke, and spinal cord injuries. By understanding the intricate connections between different parts of the nervous system, neurosurgeons can perform operations that are minimally invasive and have higher success rates. Moreover, neuroanatomy research has led to the development of various therapies that utilise the power of the brain and spinal cord to enhance learning, memory retention, and movement regulation. These therapies include cognitive behavioural therapy, neurofeedback, and spinal cord stimulation. In conclusion, neuroanatomy is a vital field in the research and treatment of neurological disorders. Its significance is undeniable as it has contributed immensely to the development of effective treatments and the improvement of patients' lives. As scientists continue to delve deeper into the complexity of the nervous system, we can only anticipate further breakthroughs that will transform the way we treat neurological disorders.


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Editor-in-chief: Abdelmonem Awad Mustafa Hegazy, Professor and Former Chairman of Anatomy and Embryology Department, Faculty of Medicine, Zagazig University, Egypt
Publication Type: Open Access Journal
Description: International Journal of Human Anatomy is an open access, peer reviewed scientific journal which includes theoretical, conceptual and clinical aspects of human Anatomy. The main objective of this journal is to support and disseminate the research done in the areas of human anatomy. Hope that this journal helps the researches to exchange their kn
Editor-in-chief: Yoshiaki Kikuchi, Tokyo Metropolitan University, Department of Frontier Health Sciences, Tokyo.
Publication Type: Open Access Journal
Description: Journal of Nervous System and Physiological Phenomena is a scientific journal that mainly compromises with the diagnosis and treatment of all categories of diseases involving central, peripheral and autonomous system.
Editor: Christopher Thomas Whitlow, WAKE FOREST SCHOOL OF MEDICINE.
Publication Type: Open Access Journal
Description: International Journal of Neuroimaging focuses on the whole range of human nervous system disease, neoplasia, tumors, lesions, cerebral vascular arterial diseases, epilepsy, infectious disease, toxic metabolic diseases, including stroke, neoplasia, degenerating and demyelinating diseases. IJNI accepts and publishes Original Research, Review, Literat