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Netter's Neurology,
Edition 3
Edited by Jayashri Srinivasan, Claudia Chaves, Brian Scott and Juan E. Small, MD, MSc

Publication Date: 15 May 2019

Perfect for residents, medical students, generalists, nurses, and other healthcare professionals who need a practical, working knowledge of neurology, Netter's Neurology, 3rd Edition, provides a concise overview highlighted by unique, memorable Netter illustrations. This award-winning visual resource showcases the well-known work of Frank H. Netter, MD, and his successor, Carlos Machado, MD, a physician who has created clear, full-color illustrations in the Netter tradition.

Key Features

  • Offers a quick and memorable summary of general neurology and its intersection with internal medicine, neurosurgery, ophthalmology, psychiatry, and orthopaedics. Concise text is presented in a templated format for fast, easy access to information.
  • Features more than 450 Netter and Netter-style images that highlight anatomy, pathophysiology, and clinical presentation related to neuroanatomical and neurologic concepts.
  • Helps you make correlations between anatomy, pathology, physiology, and pharmacology in a clinical setting. Clinical vignettes throughout provide real-world applications to each topic.
  • Includes access to 25 printable patient education brochures in the enhanced eBook version.
  • Features new chapters on Laboratory Evaluation in Neurology; Neuroimaging in Neurologic Disorders; and Neurologic Emergencies and Critical Care.
  • Presents the underlying anatomy in living patients through neuroimaging coverage, including MR, CT, and PET.
  • NEW! Enhanced eBook version included with purchase. Your enhanced eBook allows you to access all of the text, figures, and references from the book on a variety of devices.
About the author
Edited by Jayashri Srinivasan; Claudia Chaves; Brian Scott and Juan E. Small, MD, MSc, Section Chief, Neuroradiology, Lahey Hospital and Medical Center, Burlington, Massachusetts
Table of Contents

SECTION I - Clinical Evaluation
Clinical Neurologic Evaluation
Laboratory Testing in Neurology
Neuroimaging in Neurologic Disorders

SECTION II - Cranial Nerves
Cranial Nerve I: Olfactory
Cranial Nerve II: Optic Nerve and Visual System
Cranial Nerves III, IV, and VI: Oculomotor, Trochlear, and Abducens Nerves: Ocular Mobility and Pupils
Cranial Nerve V: Trigeminal
Cranial Nerve VII: Facial
Cranial Nerve VIII: Auditory and Vestibular
Cranial Nerves IX and X: Glossopharyngeal and Vagus
Cranial Nerves XI and XII: Accessory and Hypoglossal

SECTION III - Neurologic Emergencies and Critical Care
Neurologic Emergencies and Neurocritical Care
Coma, Vegetative State, and Brain Death

SECTION IV - Cerebrovascular Diseases
Anatomic Aspects of Cerebral Circulation
Ischemic Stroke
Intracerebral Hemorrhage
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Cerebral Venous Thrombosis

SECTION V - Trauma
Trauma to the Brain
Trauma to the Spine and Spinal Cord

SECTION VI - Headache and Pain
Primary and Secondary Headache
Pain Pathophysiology and Management

SECTION VII - Epilepsy and Sleep Disorders
Sleep Disorders

SECTION VIII - Cognitive and Behavioral Disorders
Neurocognitive Examination
Delirium and Acute Encephalopathies
Dementia: Mild Cognitive Impairment, Alzheimer Disease, Lewy Body Dementia, Frontotemporal Lobar Dementia, Vascular Dementia

SECTION IX - Movement Disorders and Gait
Hypokinetic Movement Disorders
Parkinson Disease
Atypical Parkinsonian Syndromes
Tic Disorders
Miscellaneous Movement Disorders and Therapy
Medication-Induced Movement Disorders
Psychogenic Movement Disorders
Surgical Treatment of Movement Disorders
Gait Disorders

SECTION X - Multiple Sclerosis and Other Demyelinating Disorders
Multiple Sclerosis
Other Central Nervous System Demyelinating Disorders

SECTION XI - Psychiatric Disorders
Mood and Psychotic Disorders
Other Psychiatric Disorders

SECTION XII - Nutritional Disorders, Alcohol and Drug Dependency
Alcohol and Drug Abuse and Dependence

SECTION XIII - Infectious Diseases
Bacterial Diseases
Viral Diseases
Parasitic and Fungal Disorders and Neurosarcoidosis
Infections in the Immunocompromised Host

SECTION XIV - Neuro-Oncology
Brain Tumors
Spinal Cord Tumors
Paraneoplastic Neurologic Disorders

SECTION XV - Disorders of the Autonomic Nervous System
Autonomic Disorders

SECTION XVI - Spinal Cord Disorders
Anatomic Aspects of Spinal Cord Disorders

SECTION XVII - Radiculopathies and Plexopathies
Cervical Radiculopathy
Lumbar Radiculopathy
Back Pain
Brachial and Lumbosacral Plexopathies

SECTION XVIII - Mononeuropathies
Mononeuropathies of the Upper Extremities
Mononeuropathies of the Lower Extremities

SECTION XIX - Motor Neuron Disorders
Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
Other Motor Neuron Diseases and Motor Neuropathies

SECTION XX - Neuromuscular Hyperactivity Disorders
Stiff-Person Syndrome
Other Peripheral Hyperexcitability Syndromes

SECTION XXI - Polyneuropathies
Hereditary Polyneuropathies
Acquired Polyneuropathies

SECTION XXII - Neuromuscular Transmission Disorders
Myasthenia Gravis
Other Neuromuscular Transmission Disorders

SECTION XXIII - Myopathies
Hereditary Myopathies
Acquired Myopathies

Book details
ISBN: 9780323554763
Page Count: 768
Retail Price : £79.99
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