The maze of neuroanatomy, symptomatology, and neurologic syndromes can be daunting to the primary care practitioner. Patients are often quickly referred to a specialist or subjected to a range of expensive diagnostic tests.With this clear and practical reference, you will address the challenges of neurologic diagnosis and management at the primary care level - with straightforward illustrated guidance on neuroanatomy, physical examination, the neurologic workup, diagnostic tests, differential diagnosis, and treatment options.Begin your journey from complexity to clarity.- In-depth coverage addresses a range of commonly encountered neurologic disorders, showing you what to look for, what tests to order, and how the results affect your treatment choices.- Abundant, colorful illustrations help you understand critical neuroanatomy and recognize clinically significant anomalies. - Synopses of etiology, diagnosis, and treatment for each disease give you the information you need to understand and address the patient's problem. - Differential diagnosis of neurologic symptoms and signs are addressed, together with the work-up of each symptom and sign--all arranged in alphabetical order for easy reference.- Case studies bring the diseases to life by highlighting salient features to help hone your physical examination and diagnostic skills.- Useful appendices outline additional special examination techniques, laboratory workup for neurologic symptoms, and treatment guidelines for each disease.- Thorough references guide you to resources that address rare disorders and controversial diagnostic procedures not covered in the text.- Handy glossary provides a fingertip reference to commonly used terms.Before you evaluate your next patient...be sure this indispensable reference is in your hands. Order your copy today!
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Titolo: Atlas of Neurologic Diagnosis and Treatment Revised Reprint
Editore: Lippincott Williams
Finitura: Copertina flessibile