Electrodiagnostic Medicine book cover

Electrodiagnostic Medicine

The leading reference book in the field of electrodiagnostic medicine just got better with this remarkable new edition, which is thoroughly revised and updated. Written by three of the leading authorities in the field along with several expert contributors, this comprehensive textbook continues to provide the fundamentals as well as the practical, clinical applications of electrodiagnostic medicine for novices and experienced practitioners alike.

Audience
Physiatrists (i.e., rehabilitation specialists), neurologists, Physical therapists, medical students

Hardbound, 1524 Pages

Published: September 2001

Imprint: Hanley And Belfus Medical Publishers

ISBN: 978-1-56053-433-4

Contents

  • PART I FUNDAMENTAL PRINCIPLES
    1 Nerve and Muscle Anatomy and Physiology
    2 Electrical Sources and Volume Conduction
    App: The Leading/Trailing Dipole Model and Near-field/Far-field Waveforms
    3 Instrumentation
    App: Basic Electricity Primer
    4. Peripheral Nervous System's Reaction to Injury

    PART II BASIC AND ADVANCED TECHNIQUES
    5 Nerve Conduction Studies
    6 Special Nerve Conduction Techniques
    7 Needle Electromyography
    8 Quantitative EMG
    9 Somatosensory Evoked Potentials
    10 Magnetic Stimulation of the Central and Peripheral Nervous System
    11 Quantitative Sensory Testing: Basic Principles and Clinical Applications
    12 Intraoperative Neurophysiologic Monitoring
    13 Chemical Denervation

    PART III PATIENT CARE-RELATED ISSUES
    14 The Electrodiagnostic Medicine Consultation: Approach and Report Generation
    15 Electrodiagnostic Medicine Pitfalls

    PART IV CLINICAL APPLICATIONS
    16 Disorders Affecting Motor Neurons
    17 Focal Cranial Neuropathies
    18 Radiculopathies
    19 Brachial Plexopathies and Proximal Mononeuropathies
    20 Lumbosacral Plexopathies and Proximal Mononeuropathies
    21 Approach to Peripheral Neuropathy
    22 Hereditary Neuropathies
    23 Acquired Neuropathies
    24 Focal Peripheral Neuropathies
    25 Neuromuscular Junction Disorders
    26 Introduction to Myopathies and Muscle Tissue's Reaction to Injury
    27 Heriditary Myopathies
    28 Acquired Myopathies
    29 Electrodiagnostic Medicine Evaluation of Children
    30 AAEM Glossary of Terms

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