Learn the key concepts of basic and clinical neurology with a unique practice-oriented approach
For more than two decades, Clinical Neurology has helped students, residents, and clinicians understand the link between basic neuroscience and current approaches in diagnosis and treatment. Distinguished by its practice-oriented approach to neurology based on the patients' presenting symptoms, this full-color resource delivers the clearest and most efficient introduction to the field available today.
Every chapter of this edition has been updated, and in many cases nearly completely rewritten to maintain the emphasis on the practical aspects of neurology while discussing the scientific underpinnings. The Ninth Edition is also enhanced by:
There is no better introduction to neurology as practiced on the wards and in an outpatient setting than this time-tested classic.
1. Neurologic History and Examination
2. Laboratory Investigations
4. Confusional States
5. Dementia and Amnesia
6. Headache and Facial Pain
7. Neuroophthalmic Disorders
8. Disorders of Balance and Equilibrium
9. Motor Disorders
10. Sensory Disorders
11. Movement Disorders
12. Seizures & Syncope
Appendix: Clinical Examination of Common Peripheral Nerve Disorders