Publication Year: 2010
Edition: 3rd Ed.
Authors/Editor: Caplan, Louis R.; Hollander, Joshua
Publisher: People's Medical Publishing House
Doody's Star Rating®:Score: 98
Presents the most systematic guide available for the doctor or medical student learning the art of the neurological examination and treatment
The patient-centered method is presented in logical steps, walking the reader through the process in a clear and detailed, yet personal style. The authors begin by placing neurological medicine in its current cultural and economic environment and progress to presenting the specific process of interacting with the patient. This book is the only guide to the art of achieving optimal doctor patient interaction and communication, which are essential to the practicing neurologist.
The third edition of this classic reference is fully updated to include the impact of electronic communication and to incorporate the many technological advances that can be applied to the neurological evaluation. Other changes in the environment in which the clinician practices include the changes in procedure brought about by managed care.
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