"If you intend to write an accessible review covering a specialized area of medicine, this book should be the paradigm. It is the sort of book that is widely sought but seldom found. Fenichel's survey of childhood neurology is concise, accurate, provides extensive coverage of the field, and is salted with pearls of wisdom.'" - Pediatric Neurology
Featuring the work of Dr. Fenichelone of the world's foremost pediatric neurologiststhe completely revised and updated 5th Edition reflects the many new advances in the field. Organized by chief complaint, this resource features clear algorithms that smoothly guide readers step by step from presenting symptoms...through evaluation and management. Thorough discussions clearly define age at onset, course of illness, discriminating features, treatment options, and more.
Vanderbilt Univ., Nashville, TN. Provides an approach to the common presenting problems of children with disorders of the nervous system. Includes clinical features, diagnosis, and management of each disorder. Previous edition: c1997. Halftone illustrations. DNLM: Nervous System Diseases--Child. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
About the Author
Gerald Fenichel, MD, Professor of Neurology and Pediatrics and Chairman, Department of Neurology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee; Neurologist-in-Chief, Vanderbilt University Hospital and Vanderbilt Children's Hospital, Nashville