ISBN-10:
0070005141
ISBN-13:
9780070005143
Pub. Date:
11/01/1997
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Principles of Neurology: Companion Handbook / Edition 6

Principles of Neurology: Companion Handbook / Edition 6

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Principles of Neurology: Companion Handbook / Edition 6

Now the classic teaching text is enhanced with expanded therapy throughout and a complete updating of the text as it defines anew the current practice of clinical neurology. The book's winning organization begins with cardinal signs of disease as a prelude to systematic review of management of neurologic disease and clinical syndromes. New author,Allan Ropper,adds his expertise in acute care,stroke,neuropathy and more. Plus you'll find more diagnostic imaging throughout,the latest on neuromuscular disease,degenerative disorders,neurology of the newborn,neurorehabilitation and much more. Best of all,it's as readable as ever!

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ISBN-13: 9780070005143
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date: 11/01/1997
Edition description: Older Edition
Pages: 551
Product dimensions: 4.03(w) x 7.01(h) x 0.92(d)

Table of Contents

Preface ix
PART I APPROACH TO THE PATIENT WITH NEUROLOGIC DISEASE 1(20)
1 Case Study in Neurology
3(7)
2 Special Techniques for Neurologic Diagnosis
10(11)
PART II CARDINAL MANIFESTATIONS OF NEUROLOGIC DISEASE 21(222)
Section I DISORDERS OF MOTILITY 23(39)
3 Motor Paralysis
23(9)
4 Abnormalities of Movement and Posture due to Disease of the Basal Ganglia
32(9)
5 The Cerebellum
41(5)
6 Tremor, Myoclonus, Focal Dystonias, and Tics
46(10)
7 Disorders of Stance and Gait
56(6)
Section II PAIN AND OTHER DISORDERS OF SOMATIC SENSATION, HEADACHE, AND BACKACHE 62(48)
8 Pain
62(13)
9 General Somatic Sensation
75(13)
10 Headache and Other Craniofacial Pains
88(12)
11 Pain in the Back, Neck, and Extremities
100(10)
Section III DISORDERS OF THE SPECIAL SENSES 110(34)
12 Disorders of Smell and Taste
110(4)
13 Common Disturbances of Vision
114(8)
14 Disorders of Ocular Movement and Pupillary Function
122(13)
15 Deafness, Dizziness, and Disorders of Equilibrium
135(9)
Section IV EPILEPSY AND DISORDERS OF CONSCIOUSNESS 144(32)
16 Epilepsy and Other Seizure Disorders
144(10)
17 Coma and Related Disorders of Consciousness
154(11)
18 Faintness and Syncope
165(5)
19 Sleep and Its Abnormalities
170(6)
Section V DERANGEMENTS OF INTELLECT, BEHAVIOR, AND LANGUAGE DUE TO DIFFUSE AND FOCAL CEREBRAL DISEASE 176(36)
20 Delirium and Other Confusional States
176(5)
21 Dementia and the Amnesic (Korsakoff) Syndrome
181(11)
22 Neurologic Syndromes Caused by Lesions in Particular Parts of the Cerebrum
192(12)
23 Disorders of Speech and Language
204(8)
Section VI ANXIETY AND DISORDERS OF ENERGY, MOOD, AND DRIVE (CONATION) 212(31)
24 Lassitude and Fatigue, Nervousness, Irritability, Anxiety, and Depression
212(4)
25 The Limbic Lobes and the Neurology of Emotion
216(6)
26 Disorders of the Autonomic Nervous System and Respiration
222(13)
27 Hypothalamic and Neuroendocrine Disorders
235(8)
PART III GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT OF THE NERVOUS SYSTEM AND THE NEUROLOGY OF AGING 243(16)
28 Development of the Nervous System and the Neurology of Aging
245(14)
PART IV THE MAJOR CATEGORIES OF NEUROLOGIC DISEASE 259(156)
29 Disturbances of CSF Circulation and Intracranial Pressure
261(7)
30 Intracranial Neoplasms
268(9)
31 Nonviral Infections of the Nervous System (Bacterial, Spirochetal, Fungal, Parasitic) and Sarcoidosis
277(13)
32 Viral Infections of the Nervous System
290(12)
33 Cerebrovascular Diseases
302(25)
34 Craniocerebral Trauma
327(5)
35 Multiple Sclerosis and Related Demyelinative Diseases
332(7)
36 Inherited Metabolic Diseases of the Nervous System
339(11)
37 Developmental Diseases of the Nervous System
350(11)
38 Degenerative Diseases of the Nervous System
361(9)
39 Acquired Metabolic Diseases of the Nervous System
370(9)
40 Diseases of the Nervous System due to Nutritional Deficiency
379(6)
41 Alcohol and Alcoholism
385(8)
42 Disorders of the Nervous System due to Drugs and Other Chemical Agents
393(12)
43 Diseases of the Spinal Cord
405(10)
PART V DISEASES OF PERIPHERAL NERVE AND MUSCLE 415(78)
44 Physiology of Muscle Contraction and Laboratory Aids in Diagnosis of Neuromuscular Disease
417(5)
45 Diseases of the Peripheral Nerves
422(18)
46 Diseases of the Cranial Nerves
440(9)
47 Principles of Clinical Myology: Diagnosis and Classification of Muscle Diseases
449(6)
48 The Inflammatory Myopathies
455(5)
49 The Muscular Dystrophies
460(7)
50 The Metabolic and Toxic Myopathies
467(8)
51 The Congenital Neuromuscular Disorders
475(4)
52 Myasthenia Gravis and Related Disorders
479(4)
53 The Hereditary Myotonias and Periodic Paralyses (Channelopathies)
483(6)
54 Disorders of Muscle Characterized by Cramps, Spasm, and Localized Masses
489(4)
PART VI PSYCHIATRIC DISORDERS 493(22)
55 The Neuroses and Personality Disorders
495(8)
56 Grief, Reactive Depression, Endogenous Depression, and Manic-Depressive Disease
503(6)
57 The Schizophrenias and Paranoid States
509(6)
Index 515

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