Pediatric Neurology: A Case-Based Review

Pediatric Neurology: A Case-Based Review

by Tena Rosser, Arthur Partikian
     
 

Pediatric Neurology: A Case-Based Review is the first pediatric neurology review book written specifically for neurology residents preparing for the oral boards. The book presents sixty cases with discussions structured according to the neurology oral boards format: localization of neurologic findings; differential diagnosis and most likely diagnosis

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Pediatric Neurology: A Case-Based Review is the first pediatric neurology review book written specifically for neurology residents preparing for the oral boards. The book presents sixty cases with discussions structured according to the neurology oral boards format: localization of neurologic findings; differential diagnosis and most likely diagnosis; diagnostic workup; and patient management. The cases will help readers lay a foundation of knowledge in pediatric neurology and develop an organized approach to clinical decision-making. An introduction explains in detail what to expect on the examination and gives helpful hints on preparing for and taking the exam.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780781778886
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
09/28/2006
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Abbreviations

Introduction

Case 1: Benign Rolandic Epilepsy
Tena Rosser

Case 2: Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Taeun Chang

Case 3: Acute Cerebellar Ataxia
T. Rosser

Case 4: Carotid Dissection
T. Rosser

Case 5: Nemaline Myopathy
T. Rosser

Case 6: Brachial Plexus Palsy
T. Chang

Case 7: Fragile X Syndrome
Adeline Vanderver

Case 8: Myasthenia Gravis
T. Rosser

Case 9: Spasmus Nutans
T. Rosser

Case 10: Juvenile Pilocytic Astrocytoma
John Crawford

Case 11: Guillain-Barré Syndrome
T. Rosser

Case 12: Sydenham's Chorea
T. Rosser

Case 13: Febrile Seizures
T. Rosser

Case 14: Alexander Disease
A. Vanderver

Case 15: Infantile Botulism
T. Rosser

Case 16: Ataxia-Telangectasia
T. Rosser

Case 17: Autism
T. Rosser

Case 18: Opsoclonus-Myoclonus Syndrome
T. Rosser

Case 19: Vein of Galen Malformation
T. Rosser

Case 20: Nonketotic Hyperglycinemia
T. Chang

Case 21: Paroxysmal Dyskinesias
T. Rosser

Case 22: Infantile Spasms
T. Rosser

Case 23: Herpes Simplex Virus Encephalitis
Kiarash Sadrieh

Case 24: Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy
T. Rosser

Case 25: Narcolepsy
T. Rosser

Case 26: Spontaneous Intracranial Hypotension
T. Rosser

Case 27: Brainstem Glioma
J. Crawford

Case 28: MELAS
T. Chang

Case 29: Landau-Kleffner Syndrome
T. Rosser

Case 30: Transverse Myelitis
J. Crawford

Case 31: McArdle Disease
T. Rosser

Case 32: Friedreich Ataxia
T. Rosser

Case 33: Incontinetia Pigmenti
T. Chang

Case 34: Peroxisomal Disorder
A. Vanderver

Case 35: Moyamoya Vasculopathy
K. Sadrieh

Case 36: Spinal Muscular Atrophy
T. Rosser

Case 37: Childhood Absence Epilepsy
T. Rosser

Case 38: Neurofibromatosis Type 1
T. Rosser

Case 39: Kleine-Levin Syndrome
T. Rosser

Case 40: Myotonia Congenita
T. Rosser

Case 41: Hereditary Motor and Sensory Neuropathy
T. Rosser

Case 42: Cerebral Sinus Venous Thrombosis
Arthur Partikian

Case 43: Pompe Disease
T. Rosser

Case 44: Breath Holding Spells
K. Sadrieh

Case 45: Tuberous Sclerosis Complex
T. Rosser

Case 46: Idiopathic Torsion Dystonia
A. Partikian

Case 47: Rett Syndrome
T. Rosser

Case 48: Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
K. Sadrieh

Case 49: Status Epilepticus
Tammy Tsuchida

Case 50: Hemorrhagic Brain Metastasis
A. Partikian

Case 51: Ophthalmoplegic Migraine
T. Rosser

Case 52: Pantothenate Kinase-Associated Neurodegeneration
T. Rosser

Case 53: Subacute Sclerosing Panencephalitis
T. Rosser

Case 54: Congenital Cytomegalovirus Infection
T. Rosser

Case 55: Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
T. Rosser

Case 56: Miller-Dieker Syndrome
T. Rosser

Case 57: Menkes Disease
T. Rosser

Case 58: Adrenoleukodystrophy
T. Rosser

Case 59: Leigh Disease
T. Rosser

Case 60: Mobius Syndrome
K. Sadrieh

Index by Category of Disease

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