Organized to approach patient problems the way you do, this best-selling text guides you through the evaluation of neurologic symptoms, helps you select the most appropriate tests and interpret the findings, and assists you in effectively managing the underlying causes. Its practical approach makes it an ideal reference for clinical practice.
Includes practical, evidence-based approaches from an internationally renowned team of authors.
Zeroes in on what you really need to know with helpful tables that highlight links between neurological anatomy, diagnostic studies, and therapeutic procedures.
Offers a logical, clinically relevant format so you can find the answers you need quickly.
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Features updated chapters on the latest genetic- and immunologic-based therapies, advances in pharmacology, and new imaging techniques.
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CHAPTER 1 Levels of Consciousness and Attention Thomas P. Bleck
CHAPTER 2 Sleep and Wakefulness Suzanne Stevens and Wayne A. Hening
CHAPTER 3 Mood, Emotion, and Thought Joseph H. Friedman and Kelvin L. Chou
CHAPTER 4 Praxis Kenneth M. Heilman, Robert T. Watson, and Leslie J. Gonzalez-Rothi
CHAPTER 5 Memory James B. Brewer, John D. E. Gabrieli, Alison R. Preston, Chandan J. Vaidya, and Allyson C. Rosen
CHAPTER 6 Speech and Language Margaret M. Swanberg, Ziad S. Nasreddine, Mario F. Mendez, and Jeffrey L. Cummings
CHAPTER 7 Cranial Nerve I: Olfactory Nerve Richard L. Doty and Steven M. Bromley
CHAPTER 8 Cranial Nerve II and Afferent Visual Pathways Benjamin J. Osborne, Grant T. Liu, and Nancy J. Newman
CHAPTER 9 Cranial Nerves III, IV, and VI: The Oculomotor System James Goodwin
CHAPTER 10 The Trigeminal Nerve Sashank Prasad and Steven Galetta
CHAPTER 11 Cranial Nerve VII: Facial Nerve Derald E. Brackmann and Bruce L. Fetterman
CHAPTER 12 Cranial Nerve VIII: Vestibulocochlear System Timothy C. Hain
CHAPTER 13 Cranial Nerves Ix (Glossopharyngeal) and X (Vagus) Neal Hermanowicz
CHAPTER 14 Cranial Nerves XI (Spinal Accessory) and XII (Hypoglossal) Alexandru C. Barboi
CHAPTER 15 Strength and Reflexes John P. Hammerstad
CHAPTER 16 Hypokinesia and Hyperkinesia Stanley Fahn
CHAPTER 17 Coordination and Ataxia Dagmar Timmann and Hans Christoph Diener
CHAPTER 18 Gait and Balance Richard Camicioli and John G. Nutt
CHAPTER 19 Propioception, Touch, and Vibratory Sensation Julie Rowin and Matthew N. Meriggioli
Chapter 20 Pain and Temperature Renato J. Verdugo, Mario Campero, Jose Luis Castillo, and Gabriel Cea
Chapter 21 Autonomic Nervous System Eduardo Benarroch, Roy Freeman, and Horacio Kaufmann
Chapter 22 Neurovascular System Betsy B. Love and José Biller
CHAPTER 23 Neuroimaging Robert A. Koenigsberg, Brian A. Bianco, Scott H. Faro, Scott Stickles, Beverly L. Hershey, Todd L. Siegal, Feroze B. Mohamed, Cyrus K. Dastur, and Fong Y. Tsai
CHAPTER 24 Electrophysiology Michael J. Aminoff
CHAPTER 25 Body Fluid and Tissue Analysis Peter A. LeWitt, James Y. Garbern, Mark A. Ferrante, and William Kupsky
CHAPTER 26 Cerebrospinal Fluid and Intracranial Pressure Jeffrey J. Fletcher and Barnett R. Nathan
CHAPTER 27 Neuropsychological Testing Glenn T. Stebbins
ETIOLOGICAL CATEGORIES OF NEUROLOGICAL DISEASE
CHAPTER 28 Developmental Structural Disorders Jeffrey A. Golden and Carsten G. Bönnemann
CHAPTER 29 Degenerative and Compressive Structural Disorders Steven K. Feske and Thomas I. Cochrane
CHAPTER 30 Storage Diseases: Neuronal Ceroid-Lipofuscinoses, Lipidoses, Glycogenoses, and Leukodystrophies Paul Maertens and Paul Richard Dyken
CHAPTER 31 Aminoacidopathies and Organic Acidopathies, Mitochondrial Enzyme Defects, and Other Metabolic Errors Generoso G. Gascon, Pinar T. Ozand, and Bruce Cohen
CHAPTER 32 Chromosomal Abnormalities and Neurocutaneous Disorders Bruce O. Berg
CHAPTER 33 The Degenerative Dementias Richard J. Caselli and Bradley F. Boeve
CHAPTER 34 Movement Disorders Joseph Jankovic
CHAPTER 35 Ataxias Thomas Klockgether
CHAPTER 36 Degenerative Motor, Sensory, and Autonomic Disorders Nailah Siddique, Robert Sufit, and Teepu Siddique
CHAPTER 37 Hereditary Nondegenerative Neuromuscular Disease Michael Rose and Robert C. Griggs
CHAPTER 38 Endogenous Metabolic Disorders Mark A. Ferrante
CHAPTER 39 Exogenous Acquired Metabolic Disorders of the Nervous System: Toxins and Illicit Drugs Karen I. Bolla and Jean Lud Cadet
CHAPTER 40 Nutritional Deficiencies and Syndromes Associated with Alcoholism Laurence J. Kinsella and David E. Riley
CHAPTER 41 Viral Infections Karen L. Roos
CHAPTER 42 Nonviral Infections Karen L. Roos
CHAPTER 43 Transmissible Spongiform Encephalopathy Paul Brown
CHAPTER 44 Human Immunodeficiency Virus and Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome Anita L. Belman and Mirjana Maletic-Savatic
CHAPTER 45 Stroke and Other Neurovascular Disorders Chin-Sang Chung and Louis R. Caplan
CHAPTER 46 Primary Neurological Tumors Todd J. Janus and W. K. Alfred Yung
CHAPTER 47 Metastatic Neoplasms and Paraneoplastic Syndromes Joachim M. Baehring, Eudocia Quant, and Fred H. Hochberg
CHAPTER 48 Demyelinating Disorders of the Central Nervous System Istvan Pirko and John H. Noseworthy
CHAPTER 49 Demyelinating Disorders of the Peripheral Nervous System Robert W. Shields, Jr, and Asa J. Wilbourn
CHAPTER 50 Autoimmune and Inflammatory Disorders Russell E. Bartt and Jordan L. Topel
CHAPTER 51 Traumatic Disorders Randolph W. Evans, Jack E. Wilberger, and Sanjay Bhatia
CHAPTER 52 Epilepsy Nancy Foldvary-Schaefer and Elaine Wyllie
CHAPTER 53 Headache and Facial Pain Stephen D. Silberstein and William B. Young
CHAPTER 54 Sleep Disorders Flavia B. Consens and Ronald D. Chervin
CHAPTER 55 Drug-Induced and Iatrogenic Neurological Disorders Katie Kompoliti and Stacy S. Horn
Edited by Christopher G. Goetz, MD, Professor and Associate Chairman, Department of Neurological Sciences, Rush University, Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center, Chicago, IL
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"Even better than the first edition...This textbook's strength lies in its scientifically accurate, thorough, current, and authoritative discussions of neurological syndromes and disease entities."-JAMA, review of the second edition