Practical, up-to-date strategies for assessing and managing the neurologic conditions most frequently seen in adults and children • Introductory chapters address specific symptoms and diagnostic procedures; subsequent chapters are disease specific and adhere to a standard format, beginning with Essentials of Diagnosis, followed by Clinical Findings, Differential Diagnosis, Treatment, and Prognosis• Coverage of disorders in both adults and children• Thorough coverage of diagnostic tests and the very latest pharmacologic treatments• Practical information on common conditions such as headaches, movement disorders, and central nervous system infections• Valuable to anyone who sees patients with neurologic complaints, whether in primary care or the neurology clinic• Expert help with ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke, epilepsy, sleeping disorders, dizziness, hearing loss, dementia and memory loss, and more• Each chapter written by experts in that area, without losing readability or coherenceAbout the AuthorJohn C. Brust, MD is Professor of Clinical Neurology, Department of Neurology, The Neurological Institute of New York, Columbia Medical Center.
Contents فهرست فضول:۱. Electroencephalography۲. Electromyography, Nerve Conduction Studies, & Evoked Potentials۳. Neuroradiology۴. Coma۵. Aphasia, Apraxiar & Agnosia۶. Hearing Loss & Dizziness۷. Epilepsy & Seizures۸. Headache & Facial Pain۹. Dementia & Memory Loss۱۰. Cerebrovascular Disease: Ischemic Stroke & Transient Ischemic Attack۱۱. Cerebrovascular Disease: Hemorrhagic Stroke۱۲. Central Nervous System Neoplasms۱۳. Paraneoplastic Neurologic Syndromes۱۴. Trauma۱۵. Movement Disorders۱۶. Ataxia & Cerebellar Disease۱۷. Multiple Sclerosis & Demyelinating Diseases۱۸. Nontraumatic Disorders of the Spinal Cord۱۹. Peripheral Neuropathies۲۰. Motor Neuron Diseases۲۱. Autonomic Disorders۲۲. Myasthenia Gravis & Other Disorders of the Neuromuscular Junction۲۳. Diseases of Muscle۲۴. Mitochondrial Diseases۲۵. Neurologic Intensive Care۲۶. Bacterial, Fungalr & Parasitic Infections of the Nervous System۲۷. Viral Infections of the Nervous System۲۸. HIV Neurology۲۹. Prion Diseases۳۰. Disorders of Cerebrospinal Fluid Dynamics۳۱. Sleep Disorders۳۲. Systemic & Metabolic Disorders۳۳. Alcoholism۳۴. Drug Dependence۳۵. Psychiatric Disorders۳۶. Neurologic Disorders of Childhood & Adolescence