Neurology And Trauma by Randolph W. EvansNeurology And Trauma by Randolph W. Evans

Neurology And Trauma

EditorRandolph W. Evans

Hardcover | March 16, 2006

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Disorders due to trauma to the head, spine, and peripheral nerves are among the most common seen by neurologists and neurosurgeons. This 42 chapter book is the comprehensive, definitive work on the subject, offering coverage on a wide range of clinical issues. The second edition featurescompletely new sections on sports and neurologic trauma and iatrogenic trauma to complement existing comprehensive sections on head trauma, spinal trauma, plexus and peripheral nerve injuries, post-traumatic pain syndromes, environmental trauma, and posttraumatic sequelae and medicolegal aspects.Twenty-two of the first edition's chapters have been revised and updated, eight with new coauthors, and 20 new chapters have been added.
Randolph W. Evans is at University of Texas Medical School at Houston.
Title:Neurology And TraumaFormat:HardcoverDimensions:824 pages, 7.2 × 10.12 × 1.69 inPublished:March 16, 2006Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0195170326

ISBN - 13:9780195170320

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Table of Contents

Part I: Head Trauma1. Jess F. Kraus and David L. McArthur: Epidemiology of Brain Injury2. F. Clifford Rose: The History of Cerebral Trauma3. Chi-Shing Zee, John L. Go, Paul E. Kim, and Daoying Geng: Computed Tomography and Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Traumatic Brain Injury4. David I. Graham, Kathryn E. Saatman, Niklas Marklund, Valeria Conte, Diego Morales, Nicolas Royo, and Tracy K. McIntosh: The Neuropathology of Trauma5. Randolph W. Evans: The Postconcussion Syndrome and the Sequelae of Mild Head Injury6. James R. Keane and Robert W. Baloh: Posttraumatic Cranial Neuropathies7. L. James Willmore: Posttraumatic Epilepsy8. Joshua M. Ammerman, S. Taylor Jarrell, and Richard S. Polin: Traumatic Intracranial Hemorrhage9. Anil Nanda, Satish Rudrappa, Hakan Tuna, and Prasad Vannemreddy: Neurovascular Trauma10. Joseph L. Voelker and Alison M. Wilson: Medical Complications of Head Injury11. Daniel X. Capruso and Harvey S. Levin: Neurobehavioral Outcome of Head Trauma12. George P. Prigatano and Susan R. Borgaro: Neuropsychological Testing after Traumatic Brain Injury13. James F. Malex and Keith D. Cicerone: Cognitive RehabilitationPart II: Spinal Trauma14. David S. Baskin: Spinal Cord Injury15. Oksana Volshteyn and John W. McDonald: Complications of Spinal Cord Injury16. James F. Howard, Jr.: Low-Back Pain and Sciatica: Evaluation and Treatment17. Nikolai Bogduk: Zygapophysical Joint TraumaPart III: Plexus and Peripheral Nerve Injuries18. Asa J. Wilbourn: Plexus Injuries19. Timothy M. Miller and Michael J. Aminoff: Occupational and Use-Related Mononeuropathies20. Bashar Katirji: Electrodiagnostic Studies in the Evaluation of Peripheral Nerve Injuries21. Shaden Marzouk, H. Bruce Hamilton, and David G. Kline: Surgery of the Injured Peripheral Nerve and Brachial PlexusPart IV: Posttraumatic Pain Syndromes22. Randolph W. Evans: Whiplash Injuries23. Charles E. Argoff and Anthony H. Wheeler: Myofascial Pain Disorders24. Robert J. Schwartzman and Yakov Vorobeychik: Chronic Regional Pain Syndrome I/IIPart V: Sports and Neurological Trauma25. Cory Toth: Epidemiology of Sports Injuries26. Richard S. Polin and Nidhi Gupta: Athletic Head Injury27. S. Taylor Jarrell, Andrew Chenelle, Joshua M. Ammerman, and Richard S. Polin: Athletic Spine InjuryPart VI: Environmental Trauma28. Ralf W. Baumgartner: High-Altitude Neurologyn29. E. Wayne Massey: Neurological Injury from Undersea Diving30. Michael Cherington: Lightning Injuries31. Mary Capelli-Schellpfeffer: Electrical Injuries32. Mavis D. Fujii: Neurology of Microgravity and Space TravelPart VII: Posttraumatic Sequelae and Medicolegal Aspects33. Christopher G. Goetz and Ilia Itin: Movement Disorders: Posttraumatic Syndromes34. Harold Merskey: Psychiatric Aspects of the Neurology of Trauma35. Allan R. Tunkel and Alan R. Turtz: Posttraumatic Infections of the Central Nervous System36. Jon Stone and Michael Sharpe: Functional Symptoms and Signs in Neurology37. Douglas S. Goodin: Physical Trauma, Psychological Stress, and Multiple Sclerosis38. Michael I. Weintraub: The Neurologist as Expert WitnessPart VIII:Iatrogenic Trauma39. Randolph W. Evans: Complications of Lumbar Puncture40. Asa J. Wilbourn: Iatrogenic Nerve Injuries41. Douglas Kondziolka and L. Dade Lunsford: Complications of Sterotactic Brain Surgery42. Anil Nanda, Satish Rudrappa, and Prasad Vannemreddy: Iatrogenic Complications of Spine SurgeryIndex

Editorial Reviews

"This book reaches far beyond the traditional topics and delves into subjects rarely addressed in neurotrauma textbooks...The author has masterfully edited a comprehensive text on the neurologic implications of trauma."--Journal of Neuro-Ophthalmology