"Now in a greatly expanded and updated new edition: The essential pocketbook for rapid and correct differentiation and interpretation of signs and symptoms of neurological and neurosurgical diseases and conditions. Key Features: - Exhaustive range of neurological and neurosurgical diseases and conditions covered - Vital information presented in short texts, high-yield lists, and concise tables, for maximum efficiency in diagnostic work-ups - Clinical and neuroimaging findings, guidelines and classifications, summarized in readily accessible tabular form - Statistic overviews (common vs. rare, etc.) help guide diagnostic thought processes - Special chapters highlight epidemiology, pediatric disorders, neuroradiology Differential Diagnosis in Neurology and Neurosurgery is ideal as a quick reference in your daily practice, or as an exam preparation guide. This wealth of easily accessible information makes it invaluable for experienced practitioners (especially ER physicians) and novices alike" - Provided by publisher.
With its easy-to-use, templated organization, well-presented case reviews, and high-yield imaging examples, this text aims to sharpen your diagnostic skills. Exquisitely illustrated key imaging features and relevant, succinct discussions of differential diagnoses provide you with the necessary tools required to feel confident when reading head and neck cases.
Previously published as: Current surgical diagnosis & treatment. c2006, 12th ed.
CD-ROM with contents from Quick Answers: surgery to speed diagnosing symptoms and signs.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Detailed discussions of today's modalities and technologies keep you up to date, and challenging diagnostic questions probe your knowledge of the material. This unique, case-based resource offers you an ideal way to sharpen your diagnostic skills and study for exams. Includes 400 interesting and well-presented cases and over 700 high-quality images to help you better diagnose any musculoskeletal disease.