Atlas of neurologic diagnosis and treatment
- au: R. Douglas Collins ; Wendy Beth Jackelow, medical and scientific illustration.
- Publish: Philadelphia : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins c2005.
- 出版年: 2005
- sb: Nervous System Diseases , Nervous System Diseases therapy , therapy , Diagnostic Techniques, Neurological
- ISBN: 0781795117 , 9780781795111
- ps: Includes bibliographical references: p. 175 Includes index
- URL: http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0419/2004015192.html
- ref_id: 000105618
- type: 圖書
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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!