Plum and Posner's diagnosis of stupor and coma / Jerome B. Posner... [et al.].

Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
4th ed.
Published/​Created
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2007.
Description
xiv, 401 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 27 cm.

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Notes
Rev. ed. of: The diagnosis of stupor and coma / Fred Plum, Jerome B. Posner. 3rd ed. c1980.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Pathophysiology of signs and symptoms of coma -- Examination of the comatose patient -- Structural causes of stupor and coma -- Specific causes of structural coma -- Multifocal, diffuse, and metabolic brain diseases causing delirium, stupor, or coma -- Psychogenic unresponsiveness -- Approach to management of the unconscious patient -- Brain death -- Prognosis in coma and related disorders of consciousness, mechanisms underlying outcomes, and ethical considerations.
Other title(s)
Diagnosis of stupor and coma
ISBN
  • 9780195321319 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 0195321316 (cloth : alk. paper)
LCCN
2006103219
OCLC
77520745
RCP
C - S

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