Neurology Secrets , 6th Edition

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By Joseph S. Kass, MD, JD and Eli M. Mizrahi, MD
ISBN
9780323359481
Publication Date
03-05-2016
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  • Expedites reference and review with a question-and-answer format, bulleted lists, and practical tips from the authors.
  • Covers the full range of essential topics in understanding the practice of neurology.
  • Features a two-color page layout and "Key Points" boxes to further enhance your reference power.
  • Presents a chapter containing "Top 100 Secrets" for an overview of essential material for last-minute study or self-assessment.
  • Fits comfortably in the pocket of your lab coat to allow quick access to essential information.

Part of the bestselling Secrets Series, the updated sixth edition of Neurology Secrets continues to provide an up-to-date, concise overview of the most important topics in neurology today. It serves as a comprehensive introduction for medical students, physician assistants, and nurse practitioners, and is also a handy reference and refresher for residents and practitioners. Lists, tables, and clear illustrations throughout expedite review, while the engaging Secrets Series format makes the text both enjoyable and readable. New lead editors, Drs. Kass and Mizrahi, join this publication from a leading neurology program to lend a fresh perspective and expert knowledge.


Key Features
  • Expedites reference and review with a question-and-answer format, bulleted lists, and practical tips from the authors.
  • Covers the full range of essential topics in understanding the practice of neurology.
  • Features a two-color page layout and "Key Points" boxes to further enhance your reference power.
  • Presents a chapter containing "Top 100 Secrets" for an overview of essential material for last-minute study or self-assessment.
  • Fits comfortably in the pocket of your lab coat to allow quick access to essential information.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
ISBN 9780323359481
Author Informaiton By Joseph S. Kass, MD, JD, Associate Professor of Neurology, Psychiatry, and Medical Ethics, Vice Chair for Education, Neurology, Assistant Dean of Student Affairs, Baylor College of Medicine; Chief of Neurology, Ben Taub General Hospital, Houston, Texas and Eli M. Mizrahi, MD, Chair and Professor of Neurology, Professor of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas
Pp Authortext Kass & Mizrahi
New to this Edition
  • NEW! Expert Consult eBook version included with purchase. This enhanced eBook experience allows you to search all of the text, figures, images, and references from the book on a variety of devices.
  • Completely revised content covers all of today's most common neurologic conditions and their treatments.
  • New lead editors offer a fresh perspective and expert knowledge.
Table of Content

CLINICAL NEUROSCIENCE 1

CHAPTER 2 CLINICAL NEUROANATOMY 11

CHAPTER 3 APPROACH TO THE PATIENT WITH NEUROLOGIC DISEASE 42

CHAPTER 4 MYOPATHIES 49

CHAPTER 5 NEUROMUSCULAR JUNCTION DISEASES 65

CHAPTER 6 PERIPHERAL NEUROPATHIES AND MOTOR NEURON DISEASES 76

CHAPTER 7 RADICULOPATHY AND DEGENERATIVE SPINE DISEASE 95

CHAPTER 8 MYELOPATHIES 103

CHAPTER 9 BRAIN STEM DISEASE 114

CHAPTER 10 CEREBELLAR DISEASE 128

CHAPTER 11 BASAL GANGLIA DISORDERS 137

CHAPTER 12 MOVEMENT DISORDERS 149

CHAPTER 13 AUTONOMIC NERVOUS SYSTEM 167

CHAPTER 14 DEMYELINATING AND AUTOIMMUNE DISEASES 184

CHAPTER 15 ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE AND MILD COGNITIVE IMPAIRMENT 191

CHAPTER 16 NON-ALZHEIMER'S DEMENTIAS 201

CHAPTER 17 NEUROPSYCHIATRY AND BEHAVIORAL NEUROLOGY 206

CHAPTER 18 CEREBROVASCULAR DISEASE 222

CHAPTER 19 NEUROCRITICAL CARE 234

CHAPTER 20 NEURO-ONCOLOGY 265

CHAPTER 21 HEADACHES 276

CHAPTER 22 SEIZURES AND EPILEPSY 301

CHAPTER 23 SLEEP DISORDERS 324

CHAPTER 24 NEUROLOGIC COMPLICATIONS OF SYSTEMIC DISEASE 336

CHAPTER 25 INFECTIOUS DISEASES OF THE NERVOUS SYSTEM 353

CHAPTER 26 NEUROGENETIC DISORDERS 369

CHAPTER 27 PAIN PROCESSING AND MODULATION 375

CHAPTER 28 PEDIATRIC NEUROLOGY 389

CHAPTER 29 PSYCHIATRY IN NEUROLOGY 403

CHAPTER 30 NEURO-OTOLOGY 428

CHAPTER 31 ELECTROENCEPHALOGRAPHY 443

CHAPTER 32 ELECTROMYOGRAPHY 467

CHAPTER 33 NEUROPATHOLOGY 474

 

E-SBN 9780323369985
Imprint Elsevier
Publication Date 03-05-2016
Pages 540
Trim 5.25 x 8.5
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