Publication Year: 2007
Edition: 1st Ed.
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Doody's Star Rating®:Score: 75
This quick-reference handbook presents the principles and practices of neurologic care in a clear, concise, easy-to-follow bulleted format enhanced by abundant illustrations and tables.
Coverage in this handbook begins with anatomy and physiology, assessment, diagnostic test results, and specific treatments. Subsequent chapters cover congenital disorders, paroxysmal disorders, brain and spinal cord disorders, neuromuscular disorders, peripheral nerve and pain disorders, and emergencies and complications. Recurring icons include Red Flag, Age Aware, Discharge Teaching, and Up Close. The book also includes an extensive list of important selected references.
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