Key Features

  • Enhance your mastery of the material with the help of abundant line drawings, CTs, MRIs, and EEGs that demonstrate key clinical findings to facilitate diagnosis.
  • Fully understand each condition's relevant history, neurologic and psychiatric features, easily performed office and bedside examinations, appropriate tests, differential diagnosis, and management options.

Table of Contents

Contents

Dedication, XXX

Acknowledgments,  XXX

Notes About References,  XXX

Physician-Readers, Please Note,  XXX

Preface,  XXX

SECTION 1

CLASSIC ANATOMIC NEUROLOGY, XXX

1 First Encounter with a Patient: Examination and Formulation,  XXX

2 Central Nervous System Disorders,  XXX

3 Psychogenic Neurologic Deficits, XXX 4 Cranial Nerve Impairments, XXX 5 Peripheral Nerve Disorders, XXX 6 Muscle Disorders, XXXSECTION 2

MAJOR NEUROLOGIC SYMPTOMS,XXX 7 Dementia, XXX 8 Aphasia and Anosognosia, XXX 9 Headaches, XXX10 Epilepsy, XXX11 TIAs and Strokes, XXX12 Visual Disturbances, XXX13 Congenital Cerebral Impairments, XXX14 Neurologic Aspects of Chronic Pain, XXX15 Multiple Sclerosis, XXX16 Neurologic Aspects of Sexual Function, XXX17 Sleep Disorders, XXX18 Involuntary Movement Disorders, XXX19 Brain Tumors, Metastatic Cancer, and Paraneoplastic Syndromes, XXX20 Lumbar Puncture and Imaging Studies, XXX21 Neurotransmitters and Drug Abuse, XXX22 Traumatic Brain Injury, XXXAppendix 1: Patient and Family Support Groups, XXXAppendix 2: Costs of Various Tests and Treatments, XXXAppendix 3: Diseases Transmitted by Chromosome or Mitochondria Abnormalities, XXXAppendix 4: Chemical and Biological
Neurotoxins, XXXAppendix 5: Three Nonethanol Toxic Alcohols, XXXAdditional Review Questions and Answers, XXXIndex, XXX

Details

No. of pages:
696
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2013
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Print ISBN:
9780723437482
Electronic ISBN:
9781455740048

About the editors

David Kaufman

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Neurology and Psychiatry, Albert Einstein College of Medicine; Director of Neurology, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY, USA

Mark Milstein

Affiliations and Expertise

Department of Neurology, Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York