Aids to the Examination of the Peripheral Nervous System
Aids to the Examination of the Peripheral Nervous System,
Edition 5
By Michael O'Brien, MD, FRCP

Publication Date : 28 May 2010

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Description
This small atlas is a guide to the examination of patients with lesions of the peripheral nerves and nerve roots. Both motor and sensory testing are illustrated by extremely clear colour photographs.

Key Features

  • Published in its original form in 1943 and now in its fifth edition, this is the standard photographic guide to the examination of patients with lesions of the peripheral nerves and nerve roots.
  • It is illustrated with exceptionally clear photographs accompanied by appropriate anatomical diagrams.
  • It is ideal both as an introduction to the subject for the newcomer, but also as an aid for the experienced.
  • Suitable for medical students, physiotherapists, neurologists and doctors of all kinds.
About the author
By Michael O'Brien, MD, FRCP, Emeritus Physician for Nervous Diseases, Department of Neurology, Guys Hospital, London, UK
Table of Contents

Spinal accessory nerve. Brachial plexus. Musculocutaneous nerve. Axillary nerve. Radial nerve. Median nerve. Ulnar nerve. Lumbosacral plexus. Nerves of the lower limb. Dermatomes. Nerves and root supply of muscles. Commonly tested movements.

Book details
ISBN: 9780702034473
Page Count: 64
Retail Price: £16.99
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