Brainstem Disorders by Peter P. Urban,Louis R Caplan

By Peter P. Urban,Louis R Caplan

The topography of the brainstem is advanced, or even skilled neurologists locate it difficult to localize brainstem lesions and diagnose brainstem problems. This richly illustrated booklet presents a entire overview of brainstem problems and provides the medical wisdom precious for analysis. the outlet sections record the brainstem neuroanatomy and talk about present diagnostic equipment. the full spectrum of medical findings in brainstem issues is then defined, and topodiagnostic features of the neurological findings are defined intimately. The descriptions of mind stem issues are regularly based and are supported through many MR pictures and brief case experiences. as well as basic brainstem lesions, corresponding to vascular brainstem syndromes, different issues are thought of that don't solely convey brainstem indicators or indicators, e.g., a number of sclerosis. This e-book will function a useful reference paintings for neurologists in scientific perform or extra education.

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