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By Peter Gates

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This is a scientific neurology booklet for students and non neurologists, and for those who educate them. The ebook covers neuroanatomy, heritage taking and exam after which proceeds to debate the scientific beneficial properties of universal difficulties in addition as selected, much less common neurological problems, in a manner that may demystify part of drugs that many locate complicated and hard to appreciate. The publication is observed by way of a DVD explaining options, demonstrating suggestions of acting the neurological exam and demonstration of irregular neurological signs.

The first bankruptcy is dedicated to neuroanatomy from a scientific standpoint. the concept that of localising difficulties by means of likening the apprehensive method to a map grid with vertical meridians of longitude (the ascending sensory pathways and the descending motor pathway)and horizontal parallels of range (cortical indicators, brainstem cranial nerves, nerve roots and peripheral nerves) of the fearful approach is built. next chapters take the reader throughout the neurological exam and the typical neurological displays from a symptom orientated strategy. bankruptcy four encompasses a extremely simple approach to figuring out the brainstem, the "rule of 4". bankruptcy 6 discusses the process after the historical past and exam are accomplished. the ultimate bankruptcy is an summary of ways to method details collecting and protecting up to date utilizing the complicated info streams available.

  • widely illustrated with case reports and illustrations
  • key points
  • clinical questions
  • clinical orientation with accomplished references

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