Written by residents for residents, Pocket Neurology, 2nd Edition is your go-to resource for essential neurologic information in a high-yield, easy-to-use format. Concise and well organized, it provides must-know information on hospital- and clinic-based neurologic workup, diagnosis, and management. The second edition of this pocket-sized bestseller delivers highly relevant adult neurologic coverage in an easily portable source.
- Find what you need quickly and easily with concise text, numerous tables, and bulleted lists throughout.
- Progress logically from neurologic signs and symptoms to differential diagnosis, workup and diagnosis, assessment of risks and benefits of available treatments, to treatment and prognosis.
- Focus on the most important, highly relevant facts thanks to a, streamlined presentation that allows for more algorithms, tables, diagrams, and images.
- Stay up to date in every area of neurology with significantly revised chapters on stroke, epilepsy, dementia, and MS, and more drug dosing information regarding inpatient care.
- Consult this high-yield handbook by clinical presentation, such as coma, stroke, headaches, and seizures, or by special topic, such as neuroimaging, behavioral neurology, and sleep medicine.
- Learn from neurology residents and beginning neurology fellows in collaboration with attending neurologists at the Massachusetts General Hospital, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Children’s Hospital Boston, and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center.
NEUROLOGIC EMERGENCIES: QUICK REFERENCE
Matthew B. Bevers and Eric S. Rosenthal
LESION LOCALIZATION IN CLINICAL NEUROLOGY
Julie J. Miller and Emily Choi DeCroos
Alessandro Biffi, Adam B. Cohen, and Joshua P. Klein
Mark Etherton and Brijesh Mehta
Ayush Batra, Terrance Kummer, and Brian L. Edlow
Saad Mir and Brijesh Mehta
SEIZURES, EPILEPSY, AND EEG
Alice D. Lam, Rodrigo Zepeda, M. Brandon Westover, and Mouhsin M. Shafi
Marcelo Matiello, Julie J. Miller, and Eyal Y. Kimchi
POISONS AND VITAMIN DEFICIENCIES
Julie J. Miller, Marcelo Matiello, and Eyal Y. Kimchi
RAPIDLY PROGRESSIVE DEMENTIA
R. Ryan Darby and Alireza Atri
Joel Salinas and Vikram Khurana
Joel Salinas and Jesse Mez
Ellen B. Penney and Albert Hung
MENINGITIS, ENCEPHALITIS, AND BRAIN ABSCESSES
Kate T. Brizzi and Tracey Cho
NEUROLOGIC INFECTIOUS DISEASES
Tamara B. Kaplan and Nagagopal Venna
Rene A. Colorado, Graham Huesmann, and David W. Chen
CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM VASCULITIS
Amanda L. Piquet and Tracey Cho
Khaled Moussawi and Brian J. Wainger
DIZZINESS AND DEAFNESS
Taha Gholipour and Stephen W. Parker
DEMYELINATING DISEASES OF THE CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM
Marcelo Matiello, Taha Gholipour, Rene A. Colorado, and Riley M. Bove
SPINE AND SPINAL CORD DISEASES
Pooja Raibagkar and Steve S. Han
MOTOR NEURON DISEASE
Richard C. Krolewski and Merit E. Cudkowicz
Michael P. Bowley and William S. David
RADICULOPATHY AND PLEXOPATHY
Adam Chen and David Chad
NEUROMUSCULAR JUNCTION DISORDERS
Alexis Lizarraga and James Berry
Laura Rosow and Anthony Amato
NERVE CONDUCTION STUDIES AND ELECTROMYOGRAPHY
Sara Mayer and Erik Ensrud
Sharmik Bhattacharyya, Tamara B. Kaplan, and Nagogopal Venna
Nancy Wang and Mikael L. Rinne
Matt T. Bianchi and Karim Awad
Jennifer A. Kim, Tamara B. Kaplan, and Thabele M. Leslie-Mazwi
Olga R. Rosenvald Szenberg, Joshua P. Klein, and Adam B. Cohen
M. Brandon Westover MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Harvard Medical School