Key Features

  • Notoriously difficult concepts made clear in straightforward and concise text
  • Level of detail carefully judged to facilitate understanding of the fundamental neuroanatomical principles and the workings of the nervous system, providing a sound basis for the diagnosis and treatment of contemporary neurological disorders
  • All new line drawings and photographs incorporated throughout to further improve clarity and reflect the latest imaging techniques
  • Clinical material and topic summaries fully updated and highlighted in succinct boxes within the text
  • Clinical syndromes/symptoms index provided with cross-referencing to relevant text
  • Memorable pictorial summaries of symptoms associated with the main clinical syndromes
  • New added value electronic content – including self-assessment material to aid revision and check your understanding – is incorporated within the superb, complimentary enhanced eBook

Table of Contents

Introduction and overview. Cells of the nervous system. Peripheral nervous system. Autonomic nervous system. Coverings of the central nervous system. Ventricular system and cerebrospinal fluid. Blood supply of the central nervous system. Spinal cord. Brain stem. Cranial nerves and cranial nerve nuclei. Cerebellum. Thalamus. Cerebral hemisphere and cerebral cortex. Corpus striatum. Visual system. Hypothalamus, limbic system and olfactory system. Problem solving.

Details

No. of pages:
208
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2015
Published:
Imprint:
Churchill Livingstone
eBook ISBN:
9780702064777
eBook ISBN:
9780702054068
eBook ISBN:
9780702065941
Print ISBN:
9780702054051