Neuro Notes: Clinical Pocket Guide
ISBN: 080361747X
EAN13: 9780803617476
Language: English
Publication Date: January 23, 2009
Pages: 224
Dimensions: 1.70" H x 6.00" L x 3.50" W
Weight: 0.70 lbs.
Format: Spiral-bound
Book Overview
Presents an overview of neuroanatomy and an outline of a neurological examination in an easy-to-reference, full-color table in the first tabbed section. Follows the preferred practice patterns for patients with neuromuscular disorders presented in the Guide to Physical Therapist Practice, 2nd Edition Addresses neurological examination techniques - s tandardized tests - differential diagnosis - medical red flags - radiological/imaging techniques - and medications for the most common disorders within each tabbed category. Incorporates pain assessment within each disorder discussion, where appropriate. Includes congenital or acquired disorders of the central nervous systems in infancy, childhood, and adolescence within the pediatric section.