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The Integrated Nervous System

A Systematic Diagnostic Approach, 1st Edition

By Walter J. Hendelman, Peter Humphreys, Christopher R. Skinner

CRC Press

352 pages

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pub: 2009-09-24
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The First Textbook to Take an Integrative Approach to Neurological DiagnosisThis introductory, full-color text teaches students and practitioners how to combine neurological history and physical examination so they can localize pathologies within the nervous system and determine appropriate treatment. It provides a wealth of illustrations that emph

Table of Contents

The Learning Contract. THE BASICS OF NEUROLOGICAL PROBLEM SOLVING. The Neurological Examination. Clinical Problem Solving. APPLYING THE BASICS TO CLINICAL CASES. Fifi. Cletus. Bernard. Bobo. Etienne. Armand. Didi. Chantal. Mickey. SUPPLEMENTARY CONSIDERATIONS: REHABILITATION AND ETHICS. Neurorehabilitation. Neuroethics.

About the Authors

Walter J. Hendelman, MD, is a leading neuroscientist on the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Ottawa. He is also the author of Atlas of Functional Neuroanatomy, Second Edition (CRC Press, 2006).

Peter Humphreys, MD, FRCP[C], is a pediatric neurologist at the Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario. He teaches medical students and residents and also continuing medical education (CME) courses.

Christopher Skinner, MD, FRCP[C], is an adult neurologist at The Ottawa Hospital in Ontario. He teaches medical students, residents, physician assistants, and military flight surgeons in addition to CME courses.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / General
MEDICAL / Allied Health Services / General
MEDICAL / Neurology
MEDICAL / Surgery / Neurosurgery
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Neuroscience