Imaging Acute Neurologic Disease: A Symptom-Based Approach

Imaging Acute Neurologic Disease: A Symptom-Based Approach


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ISBN-13: 9781107035942
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 09/11/2014
Pages: 391
Product dimensions: 7.64(w) x 9.92(h) x 0.79(d)

About the Author

Massimo Filippi, MD, PhD, Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Neurology, is Professor of Neurology and Director, Neuroimaging Research Unit, Institute of Experimental Neurology, Division of Neuroscience, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Vita-Salute San Raffaele University, Milan, Italy.

Jack H. Simon, MD, PhD, is Professor of Radiology and Neurology, Oregon Health and Sciences University (OHSU), Neuroradiologist, Portland VA Medical Center, and Adjunct Scientist, Advanced Imaging Research Center, OHSU, Portland, OR, USA.

Table of Contents

Preface; 1. Disorders of consciousness G. Bryan Young and Nicholas D. Schiff; 2. Delirium and confusion Jay Yao, Holly E. Hinson and Jack H. Simon; 3. Intellectual dysfunction Massimo Filippi, Federica Agosta and Elisa Canu; 4. Headache Farooq H. Maniyar and Peter J. Goadsby; 5. Back pain Timothy J. Amrhein, Jon P. Jennings, Christine M. Carr and Walter S. Bartynski; 6. Acute vision loss Simon J. Hickman and Daniel J. A. Connolly; 7. Dizziness, nystagmus and disequilibrium Marianne Dieterich and Thomas Brandt; 8. Seizures Lauren C. Frey and Bronwyn E. Hamilton; 9. Acute and subacute ataxia Bart P. van de Warrenburg, Judith van Gaalen, Andrea Ginestroni and Mario Mascalchi; 10. Syncope C. T. Paul Krediet and Horacio Kaufmann; 11. Fever Felix Benninger and Israel Steiner; 12. Acute, focal neurological symptoms Megan C. Leary and Louis R. Caplan; 13. Acute, multifocal neurological symptoms Joanna Kitley, Jacqueline A. Palace, Maria A. Rocca and Massimo Filippi; 14. Acute brain trauma Carl D. Stevens and Jack H. Simon; 15. Spinal cord trauma Louis P. Riccelli, Michelle Cameron, Andrew G. Burke and Rajarshi Mazumder; 16. Bladder, bowel, and sexual dysfunction Firouz Daneshgari, Raj M. Paspulati and Jack H. Simon; 17. Parkinsonism Vladimir S. Kostic, Federica Agosta and Massimo Filippi; 18. Hyperkinesia, dystonia, and tics Antonio E. Elia, Gaëtan Garraux and Alberto Albanese; 19. Non-Parkinson's disease tremor Richard Salazar-Montero and Jan Kassubek, with contributions from the late William J. Weiner; 20. Neuromuscular weakness Angelo Quattrini, Nilo Riva, Federica Agosta, Massimo Filippi and Marianne de Visser; 21. Paresthesias and dysesthesia Priyesh Mehta, Christopher A. Potter, Joseph H. Feinberg, Jack H. Simon and Ken A. P. Maravilla; 22. Weakness and fatigue John DeLuca and Anna M. Barrett; 23. Hearing loss and tinnitus Mirabelle B. Sajisevi, David M. Kaylie and Jane L. Weissman; Appendix: risks associated with imaging procedures; Index.

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