Clinical Neurology Of The Older Adult edited By Joseph I. Sirven, Barbara L. Malamut

Full Title: Clinical Neurology Of The Older Adult
Author/Editor(s): Joseph I Sirven; Barbara L Malamut
ISBN: 0781769477, 9780781769471
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Published Place: Philadelphia
Published/Copyright Year: 2008
Language: English
Physical Description: Illustrations included, 27 cm
LCCN: 2007035908
Edition: 2nd Edition [View All Editions]
Number of pages: 642 (xiii, 642 pages)
Categories:
Geriatric Neurology
Nervous System Diseases
Aged


Content:
Gerontology and neurology
Neurological examination of the older adult
Imaging of the aging brain
Diagnostic tests in the older adult: EEG
Age-related changes in pharmacokinetics, drug interactions, and adverse effects
- Neurologic considerations in the postmenopausal woman
Cognitive changes associated with normal aging
Transient loss of consciousness: seizures and syncope
Dizziness and vertigo in older adults
Definition and epidemiology of falls and gait disorders
Interventions for preventing and treating falls
Acquired disorders of swallowing, cognition, speech and language in the older adult
Tremor
Neuro-ophthalmology
Sleep in the older person
Headaches
Back and neck pain
Incontinence and sexual dysfunction in the elderly
Ischemic cerebrovascular disease
Cognitive effects of stroke and hemorrhage
Spontaneous and traumatic cerebral hemorrhage in the elderly
Cognitive effects of head trauma in the older adult
Dementia: risk factors and genetics
Dementia: diagnostic evaluation and treatment
Dementia: behavioral and cognitive aspects
Mild cognitive impairment and the role of imaging
Movement disorders in the older adult
Cognitive aspects of Parkinson's disease and other neurodegenerative movement disorders
Diseases of the spinal cord and vertebrae
Common peripheral neuropathies in the older adult
Neuromuscular diseases of the older adult
Nonviral infectious diseases of the nervous system
Viral illnesses of the nervous system of the elderly
Neuro-oncology of the elderly
Introduction: neurologic manifestations of systemic disease
Neurologic manifestations of system disease: cardiology and pulmonary
Neurologic manifestations of system disease: GI and endocrine
Neurologic manifestations of system disease: disturbances of the kidneys, electrolytes, water balance, rheumatology, hematology/oncology, alcohol, and iatrogenic conditions
Acute and chronic seizures in the older adult
Recognition and management of late life mood disorders
Medically unexplained symptoms in older adults
Long-term care options for the aging
Ethical legal issues in the care of older patients with neurologic illnesses
Driving in the elderly with medical conditions.

Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.

Electronic Resources:
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ISBNPlus ID: LOC.V37.95002-1-1173460
Other ID: 169452993(OCLC)
Nature: Bibliographies
Form: Nonfiction
LC Call No: RC346 .C543 2008
Dewey Decimal: 618.97/68
Released Date: 20090225

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APA Style:
Sirven, J.I. & Malamut, B.L. (2008). Clinical Neurology Of The Older Adult. Philadelphia: Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.

MLA Style:
Sirven, Joseph I, and Barbara L Malamut. Clinical Neurology Of The Older Adult. Philadelphia: Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2008. Print.

Chicago Style:
Sirven, Joseph I, and Barbara L Malamut. Clinical Neurology Of The Older Adult. Philadelphia: Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2008.