Topics include: evaluation of weakness, neuropathy, myasthenia gravis, demyelinating disease including MS and Guillain-Barre, carpal tunnel, cerebellar disorders, movement disorders (tics, Tourette, dystonia..), tremors, Parkinsons, cerebral palsy, ALS, seizures, strokes, headaches, coma, cervical spine problems, low back pain, radiculopathy, sciatica, myofacial pain, sacroiliac dysfunction, ankylosing spondylitis and pseudo-neurological syndromes. To help you manage and treat anything that walks through the door. It is constantly updated, adding the latest and greatest medical management, drugs, dosages, and evidence based medical pearls.
- Binding: Kindle Edition
- Primary Care Software
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Every section is in the same basic format: epidemiology, pathophysiology, signs/symptoms, work-up, detailed treatments, extensive differential diagnosis, and even a few illustrations! At the end of each major section is a list of key references/resources as well.
A board certified Neurologist has edited this text. This text contains numerous illustrations and is fully referenced.
A great bargain. No other text on the market provides such a collection of succinct and clinically relevant material that can be accessed at the bedside.
Can be read on the desktop or laptop as well with the free mobipocket for windows.
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The free DEMO contains the basic layout with live links to each chapter and sublinks to 1-2 topics per chapter.
Sample of General Contents Topics: Neuro Exam | Weakness Disorders | Peripheral Neuropathy | Brachial Plexus / UE | Movement Disorders | Parkinson?s Dz | Spells | Seizures | Strokes | Cephalgia (H-A) | Coma & Encephalopathy | Cervical-Thoracic-Lumbar Pain | Pseudo-Neurologic Syndromes | Various Other Neuro | Diagrams |
The Neurology Exam: Links: Neurology pearls | Quick Exam | Cranial Nerves | Sensory | Motor | Reflexes | Pyramidal Tract Dz | Cerebellar Testing | GCS | EEG | EMG/NCV | Imaging Studies |
Weakness: Links: Approach to Weakness | Lab W/u | Anatomic Localization | Myelopathy | Ddx | CIPD and other | Post Polio | Syringomyelia | Acute Paralysis | Myasthenia Gravis | Demyelinating Diseases | Guillain-Barr? | Multiple Sclerosis | Muscular Dystrophy | ALS | Stiff Man | PERIPHERAL NEUROPATHY | Ataxia | Pseudo-Neurologic Syndromes | Myositis/ Myopathy | Mitochondrial Myopathy | Strokes |
Peripheral Neuropathies: Links: Considerations | Patterns & Ddx | Autonomic | Approach & Type | W/u | LMN | UMN | Nerve Injury | Ddx & Toxins | Drug Causes | Charcot-Marie-Tooth | Diabetic & Painful PN | Tx of Neuropathy | Upper Extremity & Brachial Plexus | Weakness | Ataxia | Meralgia Paresthetica | Lower Extremity & Lumbar | POEMS | Demyelinating Diseases