Practical Neuroimaging in Stroke - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780750675376, 9780323315012

Practical Neuroimaging in Stroke

1st Edition

A Case-Based Approach

Authors: Alejandro Rabinstein Steven Resnick
Hardcover ISBN: 9780750675376
eBook ISBN: 9780323315012
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 23rd June 2009
Page Count: 416

Description

Practical Neuroimaging in Stroke, by Alejandro Rabinstein, MD, and Steven J. Resnick, is a neurology reference designed for anyone involved in treating stroke patients. It offers unique, thorough guidance—driven by nearly 500 completely original high-quality images from actual stroke cases—to help you learn and understand the clinical value of diagnostic neuroimaging. Examples of different diagnostic modalities—accompanied by succinct teaching messages—highlight a preference for those most commonly used in clinical practice and most typically interpreted by clinicians caring for patients at bedside. A consistent section format from chapter to chapter enables you to easily access the material. Brilliantly illustrated and clinically relevant, Practical Neuroimaging in Stroke is the closest thing to treating real-life patients!

Key Features

  • Features the work of today’s leaders from the field of neurology to ensure that the material is current, accurate, and clinically relevant.
  • Examines real-life stroke cases—driven by nearly 500 completely original images—that enable you to apply your knowledge to real-life situations and experience the next best thing to actually being in the field.
  • Presents examples of different diagnostic modalities—accompanied by succinct teaching messages—that highlight a preference for those most commonly used in clinical practice and most typically interpreted by clinicians caring for patients at bedside.
  • Discusses indications and potential pitfalls of the various imaging modalities, when pertinent, to make you aware of possible considerations.
  • Uses a unique didactic approach that serves the knowledge needs of a wide range of experience levels.
  • Follows a consistent section format from chapter to chapter that covers general concepts, case vignettes, case images, teaching messages, and selected readings, to help you quickly and easily locate the guidance you need.

Details

No. of pages:
416
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2009
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9780323315012
eBook ISBN:
9781455745951
Hardcover ISBN:
9780750675376

About the Author

Alejandro Rabinstein

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Professor of Neurology, Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester Minnesota

Steven Resnick

Affiliations and Expertise

Miami Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Miami Beach, FL