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Mental Status : Examination in Neurology

Mental Status : Examination in Neurology - 4th edition

Mental Status : Examination in Neurology - 4th edition

ISBN13: 9780803604278

ISBN10: 0803604270

Mental Status : Examination in Neurology by Richard L. Strub and F. William Black - ISBN 9780803604278
Edition: 4TH 00
Copyright: 2000
Publisher: F. A. Davis Co.
Published:
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Mental Status : Examination in Neurology by Richard L. Strub and F. William Black - ISBN 9780803604278

ISBN13: 9780803604278

ISBN10: 0803604270

Edition: 4TH 00

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Summary

  • Includes handy "quick reference" pocket card with MSE basics!
  • Simplified explanation of exam procedures such as assessment of level of consciousness, language acuity, memory, and attention
  • The latest DSM-IV diagnostic criteria are covered to ease filling out insurance forms
  • Extraordinary number of new scientific findings about cognition that are involved with testing a patient's mental function
  • Covers the refinement of testing procedures and late-1990s updating of the psychological test battery to speed up the exam
  • Highlights the most important points in the text for easy review and reference.
  • Shows which parts of the test are optional and which should be used for all patients.

Author Bio

Strub, Richard L. : Tulane University

MD, Chairman, Department of Neurology, Ochsner Clinic; Clinical Professor of Neurology, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana

Black, F. William : Tulane University Medical Center

PhD, Professor of Psychiatry and Neurology; Director, Neuropsychology Laboratory, Tulane University Medical Center, New Orleans, Louisiana

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

1. The Mental Status Examination: A Rationale and Overview
2. History and Behavioral Observations
3. Levels of Consciousness
4. Attention
5. Language
6. Memory
7. Constructional Ability
8. Higher Cognitive Functions
9. Related Cognitive Functions
10. Summary of Examination
11. Further Evaluations


Appendices:
Standard Neuropsychological Assessment Methods
Mental Status Examination Recording Form

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