The Neurologic Diagnosis: A Practical Bedside Approach

The Neurologic Diagnosis: A Practical Bedside Approach

by Jack N. Alpert

Paperback(2012)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781441967237
Publisher: Springer New York
Publication date: 11/02/2011
Edition description: 2012
Pages: 297
Product dimensions: 7.01(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.03(d)

About the Author

Jack N. Alpert, MD


Visiting Professor of Neurology


Department of Neurology


University of Texas School of Medicine


Houston, TX, USA



Table of Contents

Forward

Preface

Chapter 1 - Introduction

Chapter 2 - The Ten Neuroanatomic Diagnoses

Chapter 3 - The Neurologic History Holds the Diagnostic Keys

Chapter 4 - Neurologic Examination

Chapter 5 - Evaluation of the Poorly Responsive Patient
Neurologic Examination
Metabolic Encephalopathy
Hypoxic Ischemic Encephalopathy
Herniation Syndromes
Chronic Disorders of Consciousness
Brain Death

Chapter 6 - The Six Major Anatomic Decussations with Clinical Correlation

Chapter 7 - Cerebrovascular Anatomy with Clinical Correlation

Chapter 8 - Autonomic Nervous System Anatomy with Clinical Correlation

Chapter 9 - Neuromuscular Diseases: Neuroanatomic and Differential Diagnoses

Chapter 10 - Common Symptoms in the Neurology Clinic
Headache
Vertigo
Near-Syncope, Syncope and Seizure
Sleep Disorders
Other Transient Neurologic Symptoms

Chapter 11 - Diagnostic Dilemmas

Chapter 12 - Neurologic Terminology
Acronyms
Signs
Syndromes
Index to Diseases

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