Neurology Secrets / Edition 5

Neurology Secrets / Edition 5

by Loren A. Rolak
     
 

Revised and updated, Neurology Secrets, 5th Edition has the answers you need. A two-color page layout, portable size, and a list of the "Top 100 Secrets" in neurology help you better meet the challenges you face today. You’ll find all the features you rely on from the Secrets Series®-a question-and-answer format, lists, mnemonics, tables, and

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Revised and updated, Neurology Secrets, 5th Edition has the answers you need. A two-color page layout, portable size, and a list of the "Top 100 Secrets" in neurology help you better meet the challenges you face today. You’ll find all the features you rely on from the Secrets Series®-a question-and-answer format, lists, mnemonics, tables, and an informal tone-that make study or reference fast and easy.

• Expedites reference and review with a question-and-answer format, bulleted lists, mnemonics, and practical tips from the authors.

• Features a two-color page layout, "Key Points" boxes, and lists of useful web sites to enhance your reference power.

• Presents a chapter containing "Top 100 Secrets," providing you with a quick and concise overview of essential material for last-minute study or self-assessment.

• Fits comfortably in the pocket of your lab coat to allow quick access to essential information when you need it the most.

• Presents completely revised chapters, covering all of today's most common neurologic conditions and their treatment to keep you up to date.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780323057127
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
05/14/2010
Series:
Secrets Series
Pages:
486
Sales rank:
442,451
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

Top 100 Secrets 1

1 Clinical Neuroscience Dennis R. Mosier 7

2 Clinical Neuroanatomy Brian D. Loftus Sudhir S. Athni Igor M. Cherches 18

3 Approach to the Patient with Neurologic Disease Loren A. Rolak 55

4 Myopathies Yadollah Harati Suur Biliciler 63

5 Neuromuscular Junction Diseases Clifton L. Gooch Tetsuo Ashizawa 83

6 Peripheral Neuropathies and Motor Neuron Diseases Yadollah Harati Justin Kwan Shane Smyth 97

7 Radiculopathy and Degenerative Spine Disease Randall Wright Steven B. Inbody 121

8 Myelopathies Randall Wright Ericka P. Simpson 131

9 Brain Stem Disease Eugene C. Lai 141

10 Cerebellar Disease Eugene C. Lai 157

11 Basal Ganglia and Movement Disorders Philip A. Hanna Joseph Jankovic 168

12 Autonomic Nervous System Yadollah Harati Shahram Izadyar 204

13 Demyelinating Disease Loren A. Rolak 227

14 Dementia Rachelle Doody 235

15 Neuropsychiatry and Behavioral Neurology Heike Schmolck Salah U. Qureshi Paul E. Schulz 247

16 Dysarthria, Dysfluency, and Dysphagia David B. Rosenfield 261

17 Vascular Disease David Chiu 269

18 Neuro-oncology and Cancer Pain Yvonne Kew Everton A. Edmondson 283

19 Headaches Pankaj Satija Howard Derman 301

20 Seizures and Epilepsy Philip Kurle Paul Rutecki 315

21 Sleep Disorders Merrill S. Wise 340

22 Neurologic Complications of Systemic Disease Ericka P. Simpson 353

23 Infectious Diseases, Including AIDS Maria E. Carlini Richard L. Harris 374

24 Pediatric Neurology Angus A. Wilfong James Owens 388

25 Electroencephalography Richard A. Hrachovy 403

26 Electromyography James A. Killian 428

27 Neuroradiology Jonathan N. Levine 436

28 Neurologic Emergencies Loren A. Rolak 439

29 Neurology Trivia Loren A. Rolak 440

Index 447

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