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.
Filled with detailed work-ups, treatments, pearls, illustrations, differential diagnosis, references….Everything you ever needed to know about Neurology issues in an easy to read and navigate format created specifically for the handheld device. Edited by multiple specialists. The perfect text for internists, family physicians, urgent care, residents, medical students and mid-level providers.
2017 Edition: 415 Illustrations. ICD10.
Added in 2014 edition: Hyperlinked alphabetized index. This is in addition to the fully hyperlinked chapters and topics in the table of contents (located at the top of the 1st page). Over 350 illustrations and color photo’s.
This text is constantly updated, adding the latest and greatest medical management, drugs, dosages, and evidence based medical pearls. A board certified Neurologist has edited this text. No other text on the market provides such a collection of succinct and clinically relevant material that can be accessed at the bedside.
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-Barré | 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 |