Franklin

Clinical neurology / David A. Greenberg, Michael J. Aminoff, Roger P. Simon.

Author/Creator:
Greenberg, David A.
Edition:
8th ed.
Publication:
New York : McGraw-Hill Medical, c2012.
Format/Description:
Book
vi, 441 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Subjects:
Neurology.
Medical subjects:
Nervous System Diseases.
Summary:
For more than twenty years, this texts has helped students, residents, and clinicians understand the link between basic neuroscience and current approaches in diagnosis and treatment. Distinguished by its practice-oriented approach to neurology based on presenting symptoms, this trusted classic delivers the clearest and most concise introduction to the field available anywhere. NEW Introductory chapters on the neurologic history and examination and laboratory investigations. NEW State-of-the-art discussions of the molecular basis of Alzheimer disease and other dementias, spinocerebellar ataxias, motor neuron disease, muscular dystrophies, Parkinson disease, Huntington disease, multiple sclerosis, epilepsy and stroke; and coverage of recent advances in the treatment of neurologic complications of general medical disorders, headache and facial pain, movement disorders, seizures, and cerebrovascular disease, and other conditions. NEW Full-color illustrations that clarify neuroanatomic principles, clinical-anatomic correlations, pathophysiologic mechanisms, and clinical and radiological signs.
Contents:
Neurologic history & examination
Laboratory investigations
Coma
Confusional states
Dementia & amnestic disorders
Headache & facial pain
Neuro-ophthalmic disorders
Disorders of equilibrium
Motor disorders
Sensory disorders
Movement disorders
Seizures & syncope
Stroke
Clinical examination of common isolated peripheral nerve disorders.
Notes:
"A Lange medical book."
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Aminoff, Michael J. (Michael Jeffrey)
Simon, Roger P.
ISBN:
9780071759052 (pbk.)
0071759050 (pbk.)
OCLC:
793213240
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