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Pain, Touch and Temperature.

Royal College of Physicians on the Fifth Edition. This book details methods that have stood the test of time and additionally outlines some newer methods that are are already proving their value. Recording the Neurological Examination.

The Investigation of Neurological Problems. You are currently using the site but have requested a page in the site. Would you like to change to the site? Added to Your Shopping Cart. Approaching a Neurological Problem. The Twelfth Bikerstaff Nerve: Posture, Stance, Spinal Movement and Gait. The Second Cranial Nerve: The Eleventh Cranial Nerve: In no sense is this book either a textbook of neurology or a guide to neurological diagnosis.


Bickerstaff’s Neurological Examination in Clinical Practice – 7th edition

Such good advice should be handed out to every newly qualified doctor and perhaps some already qualified. The First Cranial Nerve: The Oculomotor, Trochlear and Abducent Nerves. The General Physical and Mental Examination.

It does, however, aim to help the reader become sufficiently conversant with specific exam techniques to be able to approach neurological cases with much more confidence.

Bickerstaff’s Neurological Examination in Clinical Practice – 7th edition –

These included, among others, the best methods of carrying out the various tests; the purpose of each test; how to overcome technical difficulties; the true meaning of abnormal findings; and how to avoid arriving at false conclusions.

The Autonomic Nervous System.

Description Bickerstff teachers of neurology to postgraduates, the authors found that most students had a good general idea of the parts of a neurological examination but were unclear about many other specifics.

The Seventh Cranial Nerve: Towards A Balanced Attitude.


Bickerstaff’s Neurological Examination in Clinical Practice, 6th Edition

Agnosia and Disorders of the Body Image. Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry on the Fifth Edition.

Common Patterns of Abdormal Sensation. Examinations of Particular Difficulty.

In the sixth edition of this deservedly popular book, the general layout and structure of the chapters have been retained, bickerstaff chapter on general medical investigation has been added, and the chapter on neuroradiology and imaging has been thoroughly rewritten and greatly expanded to document the vast technical and theoretical advances, particularly in imaging techniques.

Table of contents Reviews Features Part I: The Clinical Value of Electroencephalography. The Fifth Cranial Nerve: The Ninth and Tenth Cranical Nerves: Stereognosis, Discriminative Sense and Graphaesthesia. About the Author John A.

Basic Principles for Examination of Sensation. The Eighth Cranial Nerve: The Glossopharyngeal and Vagus Nerves.