Netter's Neurology

2nd Edition

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Table of Contents

 

Section I: Initial Clinical Evaluation

  1. Clinical Neurology Evaluation
  2. Cognitive and Language Evaluation
  3. Section II: Cranial Nerves

  4. Cranial Nerve I: Olfactory
  5. Cranial Nerve II: Optic Nerve and Visual System
  6. Cranial Nerves III, IV, and VI: Oculomotor, Trochlear, and Abducens
  7. Cranial Nerve V: Trigeminal
  8. Cranial Nerve VII: Facial
  9. Cranial Nerve VIII: Auditory and Vestibular
  10. Cranial Nerves IX and X: Glossopharyngeal and Vagus
  11. Cranial Nerves XI and XII: Accessory and Hypoglossal
  12.  

    Section III: Headache and Pain

  13. Primary and Secondary Headache
  14. Pain Pathophysiology and Management
  15.  

    Section IV: Attention and Consciousness

  16. Autonomic Disorders and Syncope
  17. Epilepsy
  18. Sleep Disorders
  19. Coma, Vegetative State, Brain Death and Increased Intracranial Pressure
  20.  

    Section V: Cognitive and Behavioral Disorders

  21. Delirium and Acute Encephalopathies
  22. Dementia: Mild Cognitive Impairment, Alzheimer's Disease, Lewy Body Dementia, Frontotemporal Lobar Dementia, Vascular Dementia
  23. Transmissible Spongiform Encephalopathy (Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease)
  24.  

    Section VI: Psychiatric Disorders

    Substance Dependence

  25. Alcohol and Drug Abuse and Dependence 
  26. Personality Disorders

  27. Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  28. Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  29. Borderline Personality Disorde

Details

No. of pages:
768
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2012
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Print ISBN:
9781437702736

About the authors

H. Royden Jones, Jr.

Dr. H. Royden Jones was Chair of the Department of Neurology at Lahey Hospital and Medical Center, Burlington, Massachusetts; Director of the Electromyography Laboratory at Boston Children’s Hospital; and Clinical Professor of Neurology at Harvard Medical School. Dr. Jones completed residencies in Internal Medicine and Neurology and a fellowship in neurological physiology at the Mayo Clinic. He served over 3 years in the United States Army as Chief of Neurology at 5th General Hospital, Bad Cannstatt, Germany. Dr. Jones was Board certified in neurology, clinical neurophysiology, and neuromuscular medicine. Upon completion of his training he joined the Lahey Clinic in 1972. In 1977 he also joined the neurology department at Boston Children’s Hospital, founding the electromyography laboratory in 1979. Pediatric EMG became his major clinical research interest. Dr. Jones was co-editor of three major textbooks on childhood clinical neurophysiology and neuromuscular disorders. He was a co-founder of the biennial International Paediatric EMG Conference based at Great Ormond Street Children’s Hospital, London, England. Recognized as one of the top neurologists in the U.S., Dr. Jones was an author and editor of several Netter publications including two editions of Netter’s Neurology, The Netter Collection of Medical Illustrations: Nervous System, Volume 7, Part I (Brain) and Part II (Spinal Cord and Peripheral Motor and Sensory Systems), 2nd Editions (volumes in the Netter Green Book Collection). Dr. Jones authored and edited several other Netter publications and contributed over 200 peer-reviewed papers and book chapters. Dr. Jones served 8 years as a director of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, becoming Chair of its Neurology Council in 2004. In 2007 he received the Distinguished Physician Award from the American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine. Lahey Clinic’s Medical Staff Association recognized Dr. Jones in 2010 with i