Diagnosis of Stupor and Coma / Edition 3

Diagnosis of Stupor and Coma / Edition 3

by Fred Plum, Jerome B. Posner
     
 

ISBN-10: 0803669933

ISBN-13: 9780803669932

Pub. Date: 01/28/1982

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Advances in the knowledge and understanding of stupor and coma, aided by the considerable impact of CT scanning on neurological diagnosis, are reflected in the new and substantially revised edition of a classic volume. The authors have included new references and illustrations, yet this 3rd edition retains its unique approach to that art of diagnosis based on the

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Advances in the knowledge and understanding of stupor and coma, aided by the considerable impact of CT scanning on neurological diagnosis, are reflected in the new and substantially revised edition of a classic volume. The authors have included new references and illustrations, yet this 3rd edition retains its unique approach to that art of diagnosis based on the understanding of pathophysiology and pathobiochemistry.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780803669932
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
01/28/1982
Series:
Contemporary Neurology Series
Pages:
392
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1The Pathologic Physiology of Signs and Symptoms of Coma1
Ch. 2Supratentorial Lesions Causing Coma87
Ch. 3Subtentorial Lesions Causing Coma153
Ch. 4Multifocal, Diffuse, and Metabolic Brain Diseases Causing Stupor or Coma177
Ch. 5Psychogenic Unresponsiveness305
Ch. 6Brain Death313
Ch. 7Prognosis in Coma329
Ch. 8Approach to the Unconscious Patient349
Index369

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