Clinical Pediatric Neurology: A Signs and Symptoms Approach: Expert Consult - Online and Print / Edition 6

Clinical Pediatric Neurology: A Signs and Symptoms Approach: Expert Consult - Online and Print / Edition 6

by Gerald M Fenichel
     
 

ISBN-10: 1416061851

ISBN-13: 9781416061854

Pub. Date: 07/28/2009

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Clinical Pediatric Neurology, 6th Edition, by Gerald M. Fenichel, MD, offers you highly practical assistance in diagnosing and managing the primary neurologic disorders of childhood. Simply look up the presenting symptoms, and you'll be guided step by step through evaluation and management! Thorough coverage for each neurological disease clearly defines age at

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Clinical Pediatric Neurology, 6th Edition, by Gerald M. Fenichel, MD, offers you highly practical assistance in diagnosing and managing the primary neurologic disorders of childhood. Simply look up the presenting symptoms, and you'll be guided step by step through evaluation and management! Thorough coverage for each neurological disease clearly defines age at onset, course of illness, clinical features, and treatment options. Differential diagnosis tables and treatment algorithms expedite clinical decision making. And now, you can also rapidly consult the book from any computer at expertconsult.com!

• Thorough coverage for each neurological disease clearly defines age at onset, course of illness, clinical features, and treatment options.
• Differential diagnosis tables and treatment algorithms lead you through the evaluation and management of even the most difficult neurodegenerative disorders, including those caused by inborn errors of metabolism.
• An organization by body system, together with a user-friendly, highly templated format, makes reference quick and easy.

• Online access at expertconsult.com allows you to rapidly and efficiently reference the complete contents of the book from any computer.
• Updated clinical treatment strategies throughout equip you with the most current drugs and dosages.
• New bulleted "Key Points" summaries present crucial information at a glance.
• A new two-color interior design greatly enhances the readability of differential diagnosis and treatment algorithms.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781416061854
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
07/28/2009
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
432
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 10.40(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

1Paroxysmal disorders1
2Altered states of consciousness47
3Headache77
4Increased intracranial pressure91
5Psychomotor retardation and regression117
6The hypotonic infant149
7Flaccid limb weakness in childhood171
8Cramps, muscle stiffness, and exercise intolerance199
9Sensory and autonomic disturbances211
10Ataxia219
11Hemiplegia239
12Paraplegia and quadriplegia255
13Monoplegia273
14Movement disorders281
15Disorders of ocular motility299
16Disorders of the visual system317
17Lower brainstem and cranial nerve dysfunction331
18Disorders of cranial volume and shape353

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