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Neuromuscular Ultrasound

Expert Consult - Online and Print

Neuromuscular Ultrasound demonstrates the use of ultrasound as an alternative to electrodiagnosis in the evaluation of neuromuscular disorders through detailed descriptions and clear illustrations. Drs. Francis Walker and Michael S. Cartwright discuss techniques for visualizing muscles and nerves without painful testing for better patient compliance and more efficient diagnosis. Color illustrations, pearls for the clinician, and ultrasound videos online at www.expertconsult.com, ensure that you’ll be able to apply this technology effectively in your practice.

Audience

PM&R

Neurology

Hardbound, 208 Pages

Published: March 2011

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-1-4377-1527-9

Contents

  • 1. Basic Principles of Ultrasound

    2. Ultrasound of Peripheral Nerves

    3. Ultrasound of Muscle

    4. Basic Approach to Ultrasound of Other Structures in the Extremities

    5. Ultrasound of Focal Neuropathies

    6. Ultrasound of the Brachial Plexus

    7. Ultrasound of Plyneuropathies

    8. Ultrasound of Motor Neuron Disease

    9. Ultrasound of Inflammatory Myopathies

    10. Ultrasound of Muscular Dystrophies, Myopathies, and Muscle Pathology

    11. Interventional Ultrasound

    12. Ultrasound as a Complement to Electrodiagnostic Studies

    13. Future Directions in Neuromuscular Ultrasound

    Appendix A

    Appendix B

    Index

     

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