Practice of Neural Science

Practice of Neural Science

by John C. M. Brust, John C. Brust



Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780838581179
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date: 10/07/1999
Pages: 296
Product dimensions: 7.24(w) x 9.95(h) x 0.56(d)

Table of Contents

Preface. Part I: The Neurological Examination. Overview. Mental Status: The Components of Thinking Are Not Easily Isolated. Cranial Nerves: Twelve Is a Misleading Number. The Motor Examination: There Is Always More Than Weakness. The Sensory Examination: Boundaries and Comparisons Are Crucial. Reflexes: Remember the Afferent Limb. Examination of the Comatose Patient. Part II: 79 Ways of Looking at the Nervous System: Case Presentations and Commentary. Mostly Somatosensory. Mostly Visual. Mostly Auditory or Vestibular. Mostly Olfactory. Mostly Motor. Mostly Autonomic. Mixed Disorders: Somatosensory, Motor, and Autonomic. Disorders of Consciousness. Disorders of Language, Praxis, Gnosis, and Thought.

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