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Adams and Victor's Principles of Neurology - 8th edition

Adams and Victor`s Principles of Neurology (ISBN10: 0071469710; ISBN13: 9780071469715)
ISBN13: 978-0071469715
ISBN10: 0071469710

Summary:
A new take on the classic, definitive text on the full spectrum of neurology. Reflecting a modern approach to neurology, Adams and Victor's Principles of Neurology, 8/e new format highlights a more complete and accessible approaches to treatment and clinical management strategies. This thoroughly revised edition features more coverage of treatment a
nd neuroimaging, renown signs and symptoms sections integrated throughout, and over 800 illustrations.

New to this Edition
  • 1. Expanded coverage of treatment--including specific treatment/clinical management boxes included in each disease-based chapter(Will include novel drug treatments for chronic migraines and Parkinson's disease).
  • 2. Many more examples of neuroimaging(PET scans will illustrate functional changes of the brain during stroke and epileptic seizure. Many CT scans showing the various array of brain tumor entities.)
  • 3. More tables--detailing salient diagnostic features and differential diagnoses
  • 4. New chapter on molecular mechanisms of disease and molecular and genetic diagnostic techniques
  • 5. More comprehensive and current chapters on neuromuscular and peripheral nerve disorders
  • 6. More graphics to offset dense appearance of current edition--Will include many new figures depicting nerve/muscle innervations and synaptic tangles that will aid in the understanding of disease.
  • 7. Inclusion of second-color. Used didactically to highlight EEG tracings and molecular pathways of disease.
Key Features:
  • 1. Most cohesive and consistent approach to clinical management--Still considered the most readable book in the literature.
  • 2. Very scholarly approach--Provides reader with a very thorough overview of each and every neurologic illness
  • 3. Not an eclectic reference--a committed, opinionated stance is taken on each topic.
  • 4. Comprehensive coverage of all primary and secondary neurologic illnesses and disease symptomalogy.
  • 5. Sections on signs and symptoms ''reads'' like a virtual grand rounds in neurology
...show more
Summary:
A new take on the classic, definitive text on the full spectrum of neurology. Reflecting a modern approach to neurology, Adams and Victor's Principles of Neurology, 8/e new format highlights a more complete and accessible approaches to treatment and clinical management strategies. This thoroughly revised edition features more coverage of treatment and neuroimaging, renown signs and symptoms sections integrated throughout, and over 800 illustrations.

New to this Edition
  • 1. Expanded coverage of treatment--including specific treatment/clinical management boxes included in each disease-based chapter(Will include novel drug treatments for chronic migraines and Parkinson's disease).
  • 2. Many more examples of neuroimaging(PET scans will illustrate functional changes of the brain during stroke and epileptic seizure. Many CT scans showing the various array of brain tumor entities.)
  • 3. More tables--detailing salient diagnostic features and differential diagnoses
  • 4. New chapter on molecular mechanisms of disease and molecular and genetic diagnostic techniques
  • 5. More comprehensive and current chapters on neuromuscular and peripheral nerve disorders
  • 6. More graphics to offset dense appearance of current edition--Will include many new figures depicting nerve/muscle innervations and synaptic tangles that will aid in the understanding of disease.
  • 7. Inclusion of second-color. Used didactically to highlight EEG tracings and molecular pathways of disease.
Key Features:
  • 1. Most cohesive and consistent approach to clinical management--Still considered the most readable book in the literature.
  • 2. Very scholarly approach--Provides reader with a very thorough overview of each and every neurologic illness
  • 3. Not an eclectic reference--a committed, opinionated stance is taken on each topic.
  • 4. Comprehensive coverage of all primary and secondary neurologic illnesses and disease symptomalogy.
  • 5. Sections on signs and symptoms ''reads'' like a virtual grand rounds in neurology
...show less

Edition/Copyright: 8TH 05
Cover: Hardback
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Publishing Company
Year Published: 2005
International: No

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