Practice Pearls in Neurology

by AV Srinivasan, D Vasudevan, Bhanu Kesavamurthy

Neurological manifestations of systemic disorders are common. Renal dysfunctions are commonly associated with acute neurological syndromes and vice-versa. Practice Pearls in Neurology Series III is intended as a ready-table top reference to assist in office or inpatient management for commonly encountered neurologic conditions. This book consists of 14 chapters, which include neurological manifestations of renal diseases, approach to visual loss, idiopathic intracranial hypertension, role of optical coherence tomography in neurology, trigeminal neuralgia, approach to brachial plexopathies, neurogenic dysphagia, Levodopa-induced dyskinesias, approach to falls and freezing in Parkinson’s disease, Parkinson-plus syndromes: clinical features and management. This book focuses on key aspects of clinical diagnosis, investigations and treatment which make a significant impact on the management of the patient. This book will be of interest not only to the discerning neurologists but also helpful to the internist and the paediatrician in tackling common neurologic problems like seizures in systemic disorders.


Book Detail

Editor Editor's Affiliation
1. Srinivasan AV
The Tamil Nadu Dr MGR Medical University; Institute of Neurology, Madras Medical College, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
2. Vasudevan D
Saveetha Medical College Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India; The Brain, Spine and Nerve Center, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
3. Kesavamurthy Bhanu Dr Mehta’s Hospital, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
ISBN 9789389188509
Speciality Neurology
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/18288
Edition 1/e
Publishing Year 2020
Pages 153
Book Type Professional


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