Aids to the Examination of the Peripheral Nervous System

5th Edition

Author:

  • Michael O'Brien
    • Print ISBN 9780702034473

    Key Features

    • Published in its original form in 1943 and now in its fifth edition, this is the standard photographic guide to the examination of patients with lesions of the peripheral nerves and nerve roots.
    • It is illustrated with exceptionally clear photographs accompanied by appropriate anatomical diagrams.
    • It is ideal both as an introduction to the subject for the newcomer, but also as an aid for the experienced.
    • Suitable for medical students, physiotherapists, neurologists and doctors of all kinds.

    Table of Contents

    Spinal accessory nerve. Brachial plexus. Musculocutaneous nerve. Axillary nerve. Radial nerve. Median nerve. Ulnar nerve. Lumbosacral plexus. Nerves of the lower limb. Dermatomes. Nerves and root supply of muscles. Commonly tested movements.

    Details

    No. of pages:
    72
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2010
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Saunders Ltd.
    Print ISBN:
    9780702034473

    About the author

    Michael O'Brien

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Emeritus Physician for Nervous Diseases, Department of Neurology, Guys Hospital, London, UK