DeMyer's The Neurologic Examination: A Programmed Text, 6th by José Biller, Gregory Gruener, Paul Brazis

By José Biller, Gregory Gruener, Paul Brazis

The vintage step by step consultant to studying the best way to practice the diagnostic neurologic exam – now in complete colour "This is a wonderful e-book that would be very priceless for studying the neurologic exam. you will learn, good illustrated, and interactive. The artwork and technological know-how of neurology is continually evolving and books needs to remain present with the on hand literature. This 6th version offers up-to-date info, illustrations, and references which are essential to remain appropriate to neurology at the present time. three Stars."--Doody's assessment provider “Excellent. the data is precise, pertinent, and excellently prepared. what's incredible is the exceedingly entire, fascinating, and invaluable info it includes. the writer is clearly a good clinician and instructor who has taught a long time. you can actually simply become aware of that [DeMyer’s] ebook includes the distilled better of his instructing experiences.” --Archive of inner medication* “The e-book offers even more details than the identify indicates; it has very good components on neuroanatomy and scientific neurosciences.” --Four Stars (Excellent) from Mayo sanatorium lawsuits* For greater than 4 a long time, DeMyer’s The Neurologic exam has supplied neurologists and psychiatrists in education with a uniquely transparent and didactic method of studying the advanced means of utilizing the actual exam to diagnose neurologic disorder. This relied on vintage additionally studies the anatomy and body structure essential to interpret the exam, and it info the laboratory assessments most fitted for a specific medical challenge. using a proven-effective, learn-at-your-own-pace instructing method, DeMyer’s permits you to paintings via real-life medical events and rehearse the abilities and tactics that make the neurologic exam efficient for either sufferer and clinician. additionally, you will the best way to tailor the examination for various scientific wishes, together with: The subconscious sufferer The Face and Head imaginative and prescient The Peripheral Ocular Motor method The vital Ocular Motor process Cerebellar disorder The Somatic Motor method The specific Senses DeMyer’s The Neurologic exam includes a new full-color presentation that incorporates the newest imaging modalities for assessing affliction, questions and solutions that can assist you display screen your growth, and content material that displays the data and event of remarkable teachers/clinicians.

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11. Figure 1-13K shows a boy with port wine stain, affecting the maxillary division of the trigeminal nerve (see Fig. 10-2) and, to a lesser extent, the ophthalmic division: Sturge-Weber syndrome of angiomatosis (Bodensteiner and Roach, 1999). The patient had epileptic seizures due to meningeal and cortical involvement by the angiomatosis. 13. Figure 1-13L shows the back of boy with multiple neurofibromas and café-aulait spots (arrows): neurofibromatosis, type I. This disorder, like Sturge-Weber syndrome, belongs to the neurocutaneous syndromes, a group of congenital diseases that affect the brain and skin.

Especially notice the configuration at the apices of the medial and lateral canthi (medial and lateral angles) of the palpebral fissure. 3. Compare your drawing with the one shown in Fig. 1-2A. Then look again into the mirror and identify the parts of your eye, as listed in Fig. 1-2A. 4. In Fig. 1-2A and in your mirror notice the caruncle, the tiny mound of meaty tissue that occupies the apex of the medial canthus. 5. In the mirror study the iris, the colored disc, surrounded by the white sclera (Fig.

With the eyes at rest, the iris normally is nearly centered between the medial and lateral angles of the eyelids. See Fig. 1-6A. A Normal adult B Young child C Canthus dystopia FIGURE 1-6. Left eye, showing variations in the relation of the medial canthus and lacrimal papilla (vertical line) to the corneal limbus. Note the decreasing distance between the caruncle and the medial margin of the limbus in (A), (B), and (C). 2. Look at an infant or young child and note that the medial canthus covers more of the conjunctiva than in adults.

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