By Eelco F.M. Wijdicks
Книга Catastrophic Neurologic issues within the Emergency division Catastrophic Neurologic issues within the Emergency DepartmentКниги English литература Автор: Eelco F.M. Wijdicks Год издания: 2004 Формат: pdf Издат.:Oxford college Press Страниц: 344 Размер: 31,3 ISBN: 0195168801 Язык: Английский0 (голосов: zero) Оценка:Review". . . Wijdicks bargains an enticing and extremely functional perception of neurology within the emergency room . . . a superb resource of concept for educating. all of the medical professionals (from scholars to specialists) who've to stroll via an emergency division must have this e-book on their bookshelves." --Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and PsychiatryProduct DescriptionMayo sanatorium collage of medication, Rochester, MN. offers new specialize in the overview of offering signs and highlights 'red flags' environment priorities and path of wanted scientific strategy. quite a few neurologic problems are mentioned intimately. features a new bankruptcy on forensic neurology. earlier variation: c2000. DNLM: anxious method Diseases--diagnosis.
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