Harrison's Neurology in Clinical Medicine

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Stephen L. Hauser, Scott Andrew Josephson, Joey D. English, John W. Engstrom
McGraw Hill Professional, 2006 - Medical - 691 pages
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Everything you would expect from Harrison's--and more!

Featuring the contents of the Neurology section ofHarrison's Principles of Internal Medicine, 16th Edition-enhanced with important updates, new and annotated references, new illustrations, and self-assessment/exam review Questions and Answers-this next-generation resource is perfect for the backpack, the wards, and in all clinical situations. Also great for students!

Offering ease of use… the expertise of renowned editors and contributors… an expanded collection of great illustrations and clinical photographs… Harrison's famed coverage of disease mechanisms… invaluable guidelines for ensuring diagnostic accuracy… and state-of-the-art treatment strategies-Harrison's Neurologyis a true essential.

  • State-of-the-art coverage of diseases and disorders of the nervous system
  • More than 100 full-color drawings and clinical and laboratory images
  • Expert and easy-to-use algorithms for making accurate clinical decisions at the point of care
  • Complete coverage of neurological disease and perhpheral neuropathy
  • Authoritative clinical information on seizures and epilepsy
  • Practical coverage of such conditions as Guillain-Barre syndrome, Parkinson's disease, Alzheimer's disease, ataxic disorders, concussion, and more
  • Multiple-choice Q&As for self-assessment and exam preparation and review

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Contents

DISEASES OF THE CENTRAL NERVOUS
185
Pathogenesis of 15 Critical Care Neurology
213
Approach to the Patient with Allan H Ropper
233

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About the author (2006)

Stephen L. Hauser, MD Chairman and Betty Anker Fife Professor Department of Neurology University of California, San Francisco

Dennis L. Kasper, MD, MA (Hon) William Ellery Channing Professor of Medicine Professor of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics Executive Dean for Academic Programs Harvard Medical School Director, Channing Laboratory Department of Medicine Brigham and Womens Hospital

Eugene Brauwald, AB, MD, MA (Hon), MD (Hon), ScD (Hon) Distinguished Hersey Professor of Medicine Faculty Dean for Academic Programs at Brigham and Womens Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital Harvard Medical School Vice-President for Academic Programs Partners HealthCare System

Anthony S. Fauci, MD Chief, Laboratory of Immunoregulation Director, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health

Dan L. Longo, MD Scientific Director National Institute of on Aging National Institutes of Health

J. Larry Jameson, MD, PhD Irving S. Cutter Professor and Chairman Department of Medicine Northwestern University Medical School Physician-in-Chief, Northwestern Memorial Hospital

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