The Nervous System book cover

The Nervous System

Systems of the Body Series

Audience
Medical and other health science students

Paperback, 336 Pages

Published: March 2010

Imprint: Churchill Livingstone

ISBN: 978-0-7020-3373-5

Contents

  • Organisation of the nervous system. Elements of cellular and molecular neuroscience. Clinical examination. The spinal cord. Pain and analgesia. Cranial nerve and the brainstem. The visual system. Hearing and balance: the auditory and vestibular systems. Motor Systems I: descending pathways and cerebellum. Motor Systems II: thwe basal ganglia. Stroke and head injury. Infection in the central nervous system. Epilepsy. Dementia. Schizophrenia. Depression and anxiety. Addiction.

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