By Thomas Sejersen, Ching H. Wang
This ebook presents techniques for review and treatment within the zone of acute pediatric neurology; those are provided didactically with widespread use of illustrations and algorithms. Chapters within the first a part of the e-book talk about featuring indicators of acute neurological stipulations. the second one a part of the publication covers significant components of acute pediatric neurology and every of those chapters has 3 key components: description of providing indicators; instructed tests; and steered interventions.
Acute Pediatric Neurology provides an available, clinically concentrated advisor to help physicians within the emergency ward or extensive care unit in judgements on analysis and healing interventions in all significant acute pediatric neurological diseases.
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