Electrodiagnostic Medicine

2nd Edition

Authors:

  • Daniel Dumitru
  • Anthony Amato
  • Machiel Zwarts
    • Print ISBN 9781560534334

    Key Features

    • The text is complemented by a superb CD-ROM containing videos of waveforms
    • The text is clear and concise, and enhanced by hundreds of illustrations and tables.
    • "The best single reference book currently available in the field." — Excerpt from a review of the first edition of this book from the New England Journal of Medicine

    Table of 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

    Details

    No. of pages:
    1524
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2002
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Hanley & Belfus
    Print ISBN:
    9781560534334