This book is a reference guide to the diagnosis and management of neurological disorders for clinicians.
Beginning with an overview of history, examination and investigations, the following chapters cover numerous common neurological problems including headache, dizziness, and cerebrovascular stroke.
The text also describes neurological diseases such as Parkinson's disease, epilepsy, and dementia, and includes discussion on symptom-oriented diseases like tension headache and migraine.
The text places emphasis on the importance of history taking and clinical examination for accurate diagnosis.
Highly illustrated with photographs and diagrams, the book also features clinical cases and tables for quick reference.
Guide to diagnosis and management of neurological disorders
Covers numerous common diseases with emphasis on accurate history taking and clinical examination
Highly illustrated with photographs and diagrams
Features clinical cases and tables for quick reference
HV Srinivas MD MD Consultant Neurologist, Agadi Hospital and Sagar Hospital, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
History Neurological Examination Investigations Headache Dizziness/Vertigo Neck Pain Back Pain Blurring of Vision, Double Vision Syncope/Drop Attacks Seizure/Epilepsy Difficulty to Talk Difficulty to Write Gait Imbalance Motor Weakness and Paraplegia Neurogenic Bladder Difficulty to get up from Squatting/Climbing Stairs Pins and Needles in Feet Tremors Parkinson's Disease Memory Impairment/Dementia Confusion and Coma Meningoencephalitis Cerebrovascular Stroke Miscellaneous