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By A. John Popp

Synthesizing the specialist scientific suggestion of experts who deal with problems of the anxious method, this booklet is an available, single-volume source for fundamental care physicians requiring sensible details on a number of neurological problems. A consultant to the first Care of Neurological problems presents readers with an organization starting place in neuroscience innovations that may let them to make well timed diagnostic, therapy, and referral judgements approximately universal signs, together with power soreness, headache, seizures, numbness, and dizziness. extra chapters conceal particular different types of neurological ailment, supplying the reader with concise descriptions of the medical manifestations, exam concepts, and remedies for every. Features:--An define at the beginning of every bankruptcy aids swift position of subject matters of interest--Thorough insurance of history-taking and the actual examination--"Pearls" and "Pitfalls" on the finish of every bankruptcy assessment primary techniques and supply priceless guideposts for dealing with every one medical situationPacked with crucial details on scientific neurosciences, this finished e-book is perfect for basic care physicians, nurse practitioners, physicians’ assistants, citizens in fundamental care specialties, and clinical scholars.

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D. Department of Ophthalmology Albany Medical Center Albany, New York Michael A. D. Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery University of Vermont College of Medicine Burlington, Vermont Patricia A. O. D. Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine Albany Medical Center Albany, New York Lawrence R. D. Assistant Professor of Neurology Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center Lebanon, New Hampshire Gregory B. D. D. Professor of Neurology Neurosciences Institute Albany Medical Center Albany, New York Martha L.

Krohel 17. The Patient with Disorders of the Auditory System Steven M. Parnes 18. The Dizzy Patient Steven M. Parnes 19. The Patient with Epilepsy and Seizures Anthony L. Ritaccio 20. The Patient with Psychiatric Disorders Victoria Balkoski, C. Deborah Cross, and Irwin N. Hassenfeld 21. The Patient with an Altered Mental Status: Dementia and Delirium Venkat Ramani 22. The Patient in Stupor, Coma, and Brain Death Anthony L. Ritaccio Section IV: Management of Specific Categories of Neurological Diseases and Patients 23.

The History and Scope of the Clinical Neurosciences A. John Popp, Venkat Ramani, John Morihisa, and Bruce I. Tranmer 3. Legal and Ethical Issues Dale L. Moore 4. An Overview of Research Design to Aid in the Critical Appraisal of the Neurosciences Literature Dan M. Mayer and John B. Chessare 5. Improving Outcomes for Patients with Neurological Presentations in Primary Care John B. Chessare 6. Role of Ambulatory Nursing in the Care of Patients with Neurological Conditions Sharon Habiniak, Allison Goodell, and Elizabeth B.

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