Publication Year: 2017
Edition: 9th Ed.
Authors/Editor: Samuels, Martin A.; Ropper, Allan H.
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Doody's Star Rating®:Score: 85
Hands-on guidance on treating neurologic disease.
The best-seller is a practical, accessible handbook for the diagnosis and treatment of neurologic disorders. Completely updated to reflect the most recent developments in the field, the book features a concise, intuitive outline format that makes today’s best approaches easy to find and apply.
- Implement the current strategies to combat neurological diseases. Highlights include new pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic treatments for seizures; new molecular techniques and personalized approaches to neurologic cancers; new approaches for treating pain; the most recent intra-arterial therapies for acute stroke; and new treatments for neurologic infectious diseases.
- Manage benignautoimmune conditions with the aid of a new chapter that discusses diagnosis via serological testing as well as therapies involving immune modulation.
- Treat patients in resource-limited environments, thanks to a new chapter that focuses on cost-effective management options.
- Locate the information you need quickly through accessible and well-organized chapters and an outline format.
Samuel's Manual of Neurologic Therapeutics