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Author Likosky, David J., author.

Title Neurology for the hospitalist : a practical approach / David Likosky, S. Andrew Josephson, Michael Joseph Pistoria, William D. Freeman
Published Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2014


Description 1 online resource (1 volume)
Contents Overview of neuroanatomy -- History and physical -- Stroke overview/pathophysiology -- TIA evaluation -- Ischemic stroke -- Hemorrhagic stroke -- Venous sinus thrombosis -- Elevated intracranial pressure -- CNS demyelinating disorders -- Meningitis and encephalitis -- Spinal epidural abscess -- Seizure -- Status epilepticus -- Syncope -- Headache -- Delirium -- Dementia -- Coma and brain death -- Approach to & management of the patient with weakness -- Parkinsons disease/Parkinsonism -- Dystonic reactions -- Neoplastic disorders -- Paraneoplastic neurologic disorders -- Visual disturbances -- Vertigo and dizziness -- Other spinal cord processes
Summary This is an invaluable resource for the practising internal medicine hospitalist, those in training or caring for patients with neurological processes. Written in a concise, bulleted handbook format, common questions are answered and guidance provided in a practical and straightforward manner
Notes Print version record
Subject Central nervous system -- Diseases -- Diagnosis -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Hospitalists -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Neurologic examination -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Neurologic examination.
Neurologic manifestations of general diseases.
Central Nervous System Diseases -- diagnosis
Neurologic Examination
Neurologic Manifestations
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- General.
MEDICAL -- Clinical Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Diseases.
MEDICAL -- Evidence-Based Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Internal Medicine.
Neurologic manifestations of general diseases
Central nervous system -- Diseases -- Diagnosis
Neurologic examination
Genre/Form handbooks.
manuals (instructional materials)
Handbooks and manuals
Handbooks and manuals.
Guides et manuels.
Form Electronic book
Author Josephson, Scott Andrew, author.
Pistoria, Michael Joseph, author.
Freeman, William D., author.
ISBN 9780199969647