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Clinical evaluation and diagnostic tests for neuromuscular disorders

Clinical evaluation and diagnostic tests for neuromuscular disorders

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Published by Butterworth-Heinemann in Amsterdam, Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Neuromuscular diseases -- Diagnosis,
  • Neuromuscular Diseases -- diagnosis,
  • Diagnostic Techniques, Neurological,
  • Electromyography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Other titlesNeuromuscular disorders
    Statement[edited by] Tulio E. Bertorini ; with 32 contributing authors.
    ContributionsBertorini, Tulio E.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC925.7 .C56 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 878 p. :
    Number of Pages878
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19581219M
    ISBN 100750672900

    Neuromuscular disease is a broad term that encompasses many diseases and ailments that impair the functioning of the muscles, either directly, being pathologies of the voluntary muscle, or indirectly, being pathologies of nerves or neuromuscular junctions.. Neuromuscular diseases are those that affect the muscles and their direct nervous system control; problems with central nervous control Diagnostic method: Muscle electrophysiology .   Book Review Book Review Simmons, Zachary Clinical Evaluation and Diagnostic Tests for Neuromuscular Disorders edited by T.E. Bertorini, pp., ill., Amsterdam, Butterworth Heinemann, , $ Zachary Simmons MD In the past few years, several disease‐based texts have been published in the fields of muscle disease, peripheral nerve disease, .

    In this unique book, Dr. Bertorini guides you through more than cases that demonstrate the diagnosis and management of a wide range of common and rare neuromuscular disorders. No other reference boasts such a large array of clinical studies devoted to. A new addition to the Neurology in Practice series, Neuromuscular Disorders provides a clinical guide to the challenging diagnosis and management of neuromuscular disorders. As a part of the series, various feature boxes are highlighted throughout. "Tips and Tricks" give suggestions on how to improve outcomes through practical technique or patient questioning.

      Read Now Neuromuscular Disorders in Clinical Practice. Report. Browse more videos. Playing next. [Read Book] Electromyography and Neuromuscular Disorders: Clinical-Electrophysiologic Correlations. Porcaro. EBOOK Clinical Evaluation and Diagnostic Tests for Neuromuscular Disorders, 1e BEST. Neal. Neuromuscular Disorders in Clinical Practice, Second Edition is intended to serve as a comprehensive text for both novice and experienced practitioners. General neurologists as well as specialists in neuromuscular medicine and trainees in neuromuscular medicine, clinical neurophysiology and electromyography should find this book inclusive.


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Medical Book Clinical Evaluation and Diagnostic Tests for Neuromuscular Disorders, 1e Its practical approach will appeal to practicing neurologists as well as neurology residents and fellows.

All methods of testing and assessment are covered and an invaluable section on protocol summarizes the material. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xv, pages: illustrations ; 26 cm: Contents: Overview and classification of neuromuscular disorders --Clinical evaluation and clinical laboratory tests --Autoantibody testing --Computerized sensory evaluation --Nerve conduction velocity tests: their clinical applications --Proximal conduction techniques: somatosensory.

Clinical Evaluation and Diagnostic Tests for Neuromuscular Disorders. Tulio E. Bertorini, MD. Butterworth Heinemann/Elsevier Science, Woburn, MA, ISBN:$ Scope: The author and 32 contributing authors cover the clinical presentation and diagnostic testing of neuromuscular diseases.

Electrodiagnostic testing is a. Quantitative strength measurements have been demonstrated to be far more sensitive than clinical strength testing for detecting weakness in children and adults with motor impairments.

1,46 The author and his colleagues at the University of California, Davis Research and Training Center in Neuromuscular Disease have published a number of studies Cited by: Neuromuscular Disorders is comprehensive in scope, yet concise enough to serve as a valuable point-of-care guide for your daily practice.

Grounded by numerous reference sources and enhanced by the experience of two seasoned clinicians, this text provides a pragmatic approach in the evaluation and management of neuromuscular diseases/5(8).

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They concisely cover diagnostic pathways for common clinical scenarios (ie, ptosis and ophthalmoplegia, suspected dystrophinopathy, and generalized weakness in the intensive care unit), published diagnostic criteria and evaluation scales, and Author: Gil I.

Wolfe. Successfully correlate electrodiagnostic findings and neuromuscular ultrasound with key clinical findings with Electromyography and Neuromuscular Disorders, 4th Edition. This popular text is the go-to resource for clinicians at all levels of experience who have an interest in neuromuscular medicine, including those studying for the AANEM board exam.

An easy-to-read writing style, abundant case 5/5(1). Comprehensive, thoroughly updated, and expanded, Neuromuscular Disorders in Clinical Practice, Second Edition encompasses all disorders of the peripheral nervous system, covering all aspects of neuromuscular diseases from diagnosis to treatment.

Mirroring the first book, this two-volume edition is divided into two parts. Part one discusses the approach to neuromuscular disorders, covering /5(4). Neuromuscular Disorders in Clinical Practice, Second Edition is intended to serve as a comprehensive text for both novice and experienced practitioners.

and orthopedics will find the book of. You’ll also find expert guidance on the basic mechanisms of neuromuscular disorders, clinical examination, and diagnostic tests—including EMG, muscle biopsy, genetic testing, and more.

Show less In this unique book, Dr. Bertorini guides you through more than cases that demonstrate the diagnosis and management of a wide range of common. Neuromuscular Disorders of Infancy, Childhood, and Adolescence A Clinician's Approach. Clearly, all these diagnostic tests remain useful, and it is up to the modern clinician to make informed decisions, after the initial clinical evaluation, to facilitate an accurate biomolecular diagnosis as quickly and as economically as possible.

You'll also find expert guidance on the basic mechanisms of neuromuscular disorders, clinical examination, and diagnostic tests-including EMG, muscle biopsy, genetic testing, and more.

Key Features More than detailed case studies explore both common and rare neuromuscular disorders and the treatment protocols for each, equipping you with Pages: In this unique book, Dr. Bertorini guides you through more than cases that demonstrate the diagnosis and management of a wide range of common and rare neuromuscular disorders.

No other reference boasts such a large array of clinical studies devoted to all areas of this broad topic. In this unique book, Dr.

Bertorini guides you through more than cases that demonstrate the diagnosis and management of a wide range of common and rare neuromuscular disorders. No other reference boasts such a large array of clinical studies devoted to all areas of this broad topic.

Each case study reviews the etiologies, pathogenesis, differential diagnosis, and management of a particular. Neuromuscular disorders – ranging from muscular dystrophies (Duchenne and myotonic muscular dystrophy) to inflammatory muscle diseases (polymyositis, dermatomyositis and inclusion body myositis) – are difficult to diagnose and require careful clinical ic Health System Neuroscience's Neuromuscular Disorders Program specializes in diagnosing neuromuscular disorders using.

Comprehensive, thoroughly updated, and expanded, Neuromuscular Disorders in Clinical Practice, Second Edition encompasses all disorders of the peripheral nervous system, covering all aspects of neuromuscular diseases from diagnosis to treatment.

Mirroring the first book, this two-volume edition is divided into two parts. Part one discusses the approach to neuromuscular disorders, covering. The objectives of this protocol are to: 1) screen patients with various neuromuscular disorders and facilitate their entry into appropriate research protocols; 2) help resolve puzzling diagnostic neuromuscular problems and train fellows in the evaluation and treatment of Neuromuscular Diseases; and 3) provide follow up to patients who finished their participation in a previous study but they.

Overall, Electromyography and Neuromuscular Disorders: Clinical Electrophysiologic Correlations, 2nd edition is a superb book. Its two authors succeed in achieving the rare balance of writing a thorough and comprehensive text while still maintaining an accessible, easy to read by: 3.

You’ll also find expert guidance on the basic mechanisms of neuromuscular disorders, clinical examination, and diagnostic tests—including EMG, muscle biopsy, genetic testing, and more. More than detailed case studies explore both common and rare neuromuscular disorders and the treatment protocols for each, equipping you with the.

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Preston.Neuromuscular disorders are diagnosed across the lifespan and create many challenges especially with infants, children and adolescents.

This new edition of the definitive reference, edited by the established world renowned authorities on the science, diagnosis and treatment of neuromuscular disorders in childhood is a timely and needed resource for all clinicians and researchers studying.Oh SJ, Kurokawa K, Claussen GC, Ryan HF Jr.

Electrophysiological diagnostic criteria of Lambert-Eaton myasthenic syndrome. Muscle Nerve ; Preston DC, Shapiro BE. Electromyography and neuromuscular disorders: Clinical-electrophysiologic correlations.