The definitive text on the full spectrum of neurology - presented in full color and better than ever! Long considered the field's gold-standard text, Adams and Victor's Principles of Neurology provides the very latest treatment and management strategies needed to confidently handle both common and rare neurologic conditions. Presented in full color, this classic resource meets the needs of the seasoned professional or the aspiring clinician, and has been hailed as the most detailed, thorough, and authoritative text on the subject. Reviewers have favorably compared the book's consistent, single voice to consulting with an experienced senior colleague. The latest scientific research is included in just the right amount of detail to serve as a clinical reference or a starting point for additional learning. The text is logically divided into six sections: The Clinical Method of Neurology; Cardinal Manifestations of Neurologic Disease; Growth and Development of the Nervous System in the Neurology of Aging; Major Categories of Neurologic Diseases; Diseases of the Spinal Cord, Peripheral Nerve, and Muscle; Psychiatric Disorders.
PART I. The Clinical Method of Neurology Ch. 1 Approach to the Patient Ch. 2 Diagnostic Technques PART II. Cardinal Manifestations Ch. 3 Motor Paralysis Ch. 4 Movement and Postural Problems of the Basal Ganglia Ch 5 Ataxia and Cerebellar Problems Ch 6 Tremor, Myoclonsu, Focal Dystonia and Tics Ch 7 Stance and Gait Problems Ch 8 Pain Ch 9 Other Abnormalities in Sensation Ch 10 Headache and Craniofacial Pain Ch 11 Neck, Back, and Extremity Pain Ch 12 Disorders of Smell and Taste Ch 13 Visual Disturbances Ch 14 Abnormal Eye Movements and Pupillary Dysfunction Ch 15 Deafness, Dizziness and Disorders of Equilibrium Ch 16 Epilepsy and Other Seizure Disorders Ch 17 Coma and Disorders of Consciousness Ch 18 Faintness and Syncope Ch 19 Sleep Disorders Ch 20 Delirium and Confusion Ch 21 Dementia, Amnestic States, and Problems of Intelligence and Memory Ch 22 Cerebellar Lesions Ch 23 Speech and Language Problems Ch 24 Fatigue, Asthenia, Anxiety and Depression Ch 25 Limbic Lobes and Neurology of Emothion Ch 26 Disorders of the Autonomic Nervous System Ch 27 Hypothalamic and Neuroendocrine Disorders PART III. GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT OF THE NERVOUS SYSTEM Ch 28 Normal Development and Neurodevelopmental Disorders Ch 29 Neurology of Agin PART IV MAJOR CATEGORIES OF NEUROLOGIC DISEASE Ch 30 Cerebrospinal Fluid Disorders Ch 31 Neoplasms and Neoplastic Disease Ch 32 Nonviral Nervous System Infections Ch 33 Viral Nervous System Infections Ch 34 Cerebrovascular Disease Ch 35 Craniocerebral Trauma Ch 36 Multiple Slerosis and Other Demyelinating Diseases Ch 37 Inherited Metabolic Diseases Ch 38 Neurodevelopmental Disorders Ch 39 Neurodegenerative Diseases Ch 40 Acquired Metabolic Disorders Ch 41 Nutritional Diseases Ch 42 Alcohol and Alcoholism Ch 43 Drugs, Toxins, and Chemical Agents PART V: DISEASES OF THE PERIPHERAL NERVOUS SYSTEM Ch 44 Spinal Cord Diseases Ch 45 Neurodiagnostics in Neuromuscular Disease Ch 46 Peripheral Nerve Diseases Ch 47 Cranial Nerve Diseases Ch 48 Muscles Diseases Ch 49 Myasthenia Gravis and Disorders of the Neuromuscular Junction Ch 50 Myotonias, Spasms, and Paralyses PART VI PSYCHIATRIC DISORDERS Ch 51 Anxiety, Hysteria, and Personality Disorders Ch 52 Depression and Bipolar Disease Ch 53 Schizophrenia, Delusional and Paranoid States