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Understanding Neurology

A Problem-Oriented Approach, 1st Edition

By John Greene

CRC Press

240 pages

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pub: 2007-12-21
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This book takes a problem-oriented approach to the evaluation of common symptoms presenting to medical students. It begins with guidance in history taking and examination leading the student on to neurological examination. The following sections outline all the common presenting symptoms, such as forgetfulness, dizziness or pain, and relate them to

Table of Contents

History taking and Physical Examination. Neurological Investigations. The Problems: Blackouts. Acute Confusional States. Forgetfulness (memory). Speech and Language Problems. Loss of Vision and Double Vision. Dizziness and Vertigo. Weakness. Tremor and Other Involuntary Movements. Poor Coordination. Headache. Neck Pain and Back Ache. Numbness and Tingling. MCQ's.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / Neurology