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Clinical Neurology, 4th Edition

By T.J. Fowler, John W. Scadding, Nick Losseff, J.W. Scadding

© 2011 – CRC Press

744 pages | 301 B/W Illus.

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Concise yet comprehensive, Clinical Neurology, Fourth Edition builds on the success of three previous editions in helping medical students, junior doctors, and practicing physicians acquire an improved understanding of the principles of neurology.

The fourth edition has been fully revised and updated to take into account current developments in the investigation and treatment of neurological disorders. It retains a clinical focus, emphasizing the basic skills of history taking and neurological examination throughout. This edition presents expanded coverage of neurophysiology and motor neurone disease.

Authored and edited by leading figures in neurology, this book is an indispensable introduction to the field of clinical neurology, for use in training and study as well as in the clinical setting.

Table of Contents


Symptoms of Neurological Disease

Examination of the Nervous System


Clinical Neurophysiology

Cranial Nerve Syndromes

Nerve and Root Lesions


Raised Intracranial Pressure


Craniofacial Pain

Head Injury

Epilepsy and Sleep Disorders


Spinal Disease

Peripheral Neuropathies

Motor Neuron Disease and Spinal Muscular Atrophy

Diseases of Muscle and the Neuromuscular Junction


Movement Disorders

The Cerebellar Ataxias and Hereditary Spastic Paraplegias

Multiple Sclerosis and Related Conditions

Cerebrovascular Disease

Neurological Rehabilitation

Infections of the Central Nervous System


Neurological Manifestations of Medical Disorders

Pediatric Neurology

Respiratory Aspects of Neurological Disease

Pain in Neurological Disease

Psychiatry and Neurological Disorders

About the Authors

John W Scadding MD FRCP, Honorary Consultant Neurologist, National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, London; Nicholas A. Losseff MD FRCP, Consultant Neurologist, National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, London

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / Neurology