Key Features

  • Inclusive coverage allows you to treat the gamut of neurologic diseases effectively.
  • A personal presentation format simulates the clinical experience of asking advice of a trusted colleague.
  • Algorithms and patient resource information complement each chapter.
  • Succinct therapeutic chapters are ideal study tools for the exams.

Table of Contents

Disorders of Consciousness and Equilibrium

The Unconscious Patient-Anish Bhardwaj
Vertigo and Disequilibrium -Mark Walker
Neurogenic Orthostatic Hypotension-Steven Vernine
Insomnia and Parasomnia-Cynthia Comella
Narcolepsy-June Fry


Seizures

Neonatal Seizures-Tallie Brem
Febrile Seizures-Elaine Vining
Absence Seizures-Nathan Crone
Complex Partial Seizures- Jacqueline French
First Generalized Seizure-Peter Kaplan
Recurrent Generalized and Partial Seizures-Frank Gilliam
Status Epilepticus-Jehuda Sepkuty
Nonepileptic Seizures-Alan Krumholz


Pain

General Management-Charles Argoff
Chronic Low Back Pain and Failed Surgery- John Rybock
Cervical Spondylosis-Doug Kerr
Complex Regional Pain Syndromes-David Goldstein


Headache and Facial Pain

Migraine and Cluster Headache-Todd Troost
Daily Headaches-David Dodock
Headaches in Children-Eric Kossoff
Trigeminal and Glossopharyngeal Neuralgia-William Cheshire
Postherpetic Neuralgia-Robert Dworkin


Developmental Disorders

Myelomeningocele and Hydrocephalus-David Joseph
Chiari Malformations and Syringomyelia- Roger Kula
Neonatal Hypoxia-Ischemia and Hemorrhage-Donna Ferriero
Autism (including Rett’s)-Andrew Zimmerman
Sturge-Weber Syndrome-Anne Comi
Neurofibromatosis-Bhuwan Garg
Tuberous Sclerosis-John Bodensteiner
Hyperactivity and Dyslexia-Max Wiznitzer


Viral Infections

Herpes Viruses-Micheline M

Details

No. of pages:
464
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2006
Published:
Imprint:
Mosby
Print ISBN:
9780323034326
Electronic ISBN:
9780323070546