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Field Guide to the Neurologic Examination

Publication Year:
2004
Edition:
1st Ed.
Author:
Lewis, Steven L.
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
ISBN:
978-0-78-174186-6
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This new volume in the Field Guide Series provides a detailed review of the basic neurologic exam, giving you the tools needed to obtain valuable diagnostic information and address specific clinical presentations.
Make the most of your next neurologic assessment!
* Complete coverage promotes a thorough, practical, and clinically revealing exam technique, with insightful material on mental status, the cranial nerve, motor, sensory, and cerebellar examinations, and assessment of reflexes and gait.
* Insight into the purpose of the different components of the examination, understanding when these examination elements should be performed, what you should look for, and what the findings mean.
* Clinical focus assists in the practical bedside evaluation of common neurologic symptoms to help practitioners learn the importance of tailoring the history and neurologic examination based on the clinical setting.
* Concise appendix of common neurologic tests provides brief summaries to help you choose the best approach for each patien
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Platform:
OvidSP
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Product Type:
Book
Author:
Lewis, Steven L.
ISBN:
978-0-78-174186-6
Specialty:
  • Advanced Practice
  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Review
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Physician Assistant
  • Primary Care/Family Medicine/General Practice
Language:
English
Edition:
1st Ed.
Pages:
224
Publication Year:
2004

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