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Neurological diseases and emergencies 

Neurological diseases and emergencies
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Neurological diseases and emergencies
Author(s):

Dr Robin Howard

, Dr Thomasin C Andrews

, Dr Robin Howard

, Dr Paul Holmes

, Dr Robin Howard

, Professor Michael Koutroumanidis

, Professor Michael Koutroumanidis

, and Dr Robin Howard

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199565979.003.0007
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date: 04 June 2020

Chapter 7 discusses neurological diseases and emergencies, including headache, transient loss of consciousness, states of impaired consciousness, the dementias, gait and disturbances of speech, stroke, neuro-ophthalmology, epilepsies and epileptic states, status epilepticus in adults, infections of the nervous system, demyelinating diseases, neuromuscular disease, movement disorders (disorders of the extrapyramidal system), neuro-oncology, cranial nerve disorders, spinal cord lesions, and toxic and nutritional disease.

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