Textbook of Clinical Neurology

3rd Edition

Editors: Christopher Goetz
Hardcover ISBN: 9781416036180
eBook ISBN: 9781437710977
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 12th September 2007
Page Count: 1392

Description

Organized to approach patient problems the way you do, this best-selling text guides you through the evaluation of neurologic symptoms, helps you select the most appropriate tests and interpret the findings, and assists you in effectively managing the underlying causes. Its practical approach makes it an ideal reference for clinical practice.

Key Features

  • Includes practical, evidence-based approaches from an internationally renowned team of authors.
  • Zeroes in on what you really need to know with helpful tables that highlight links between neurological anatomy, diagnostic studies, and therapeutic procedures.
  • Offers a logical, clinically relevant format so you can find the answers you need quickly.

Table of Contents

PART ONE

NEUROANATOMICAL LOCALIZATION AND SYNDROMES


CHAPTER 1
Levels of Consciousness and Attention
Thomas P. Bleck



CHAPTER 2
Sleep and Wakefulness
Suzanne Stevens and Wayne A. Hening



CHAPTER 3
Mood, Emotion, and Thought
Joseph H. Friedman and Kelvin L. Chou



CHAPTER 4
Praxis
Kenneth M. Heilman, Robert T. Watson, and Leslie J. Gonzalez-Rothi



CHAPTER 5
Memory
James B. Brewer, John D. E. Gabrieli, Alison R. Preston, Chandan J. Vaidya,
and Allyson C. Rosen



CHAPTER 6
Speech and Language
Margaret M. Swanberg, Ziad S. Nasreddine, Mario F. Mendez, and Jeffrey L. Cummings


CHAPTER 7
Cranial Nerve I: Olfactory Nerve
Richard L. Doty and Steven M. Bromley



CHAPTER 8
Cranial Nerve II and Afferent Visual Pathways
Benjamin J. Osborne, Grant T. Liu, and Nancy J. Newman



CHAPTER 9
Cranial Nerves III, IV, and VI: The Oculomotor System
James Goodwin


CHAPTER 10
The Trigeminal Nerve
Sashank Prasad and Steven Galetta



CHAPTER 11
Cranial Nerve VII: Facial Nerve
Derald E. Brackmann and Bruce L. Fetterman



CHAPTER 12
Cranial Nerve VIII: Vestibulocochlear System
Timothy C. Hain



CHAPTER 13
Cranial Nerves Ix (Glossopharyngeal) and X (Vagus)
Neal Hermanowicz



CHAPTER 14
Cranial Nerves XI (Spinal Accessory) and XII (Hypoglossal)
Alexandru C. Barboi



CHAPTER 15
Strength and Reflexes
John P. Hammerstad



CHAPTER 16
Hypokinesia and Hyperkinesia
Stanley Fahn


CHAPTER 17
Coordination and Ataxia
Dagmar Timmann and Hans Christoph Diener



CHAPTER 18
Gait and Balance
Richard Camicioli and John G. Nutt



CHAPTER 19
Propioception, Touch, and Vibratory Sensation<BR

Details

No. of pages:
1392
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2007
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9781437710977
Hardcover ISBN:
9781416036180

About the Editor

Christopher Goetz

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor and Associate Chairman, Department of Neurological Sciences, Rush University, Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center, Chicago, IL Professor of Neurological Science