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

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2007.
Εdition:
4th ed.
Description:
xiv, 401 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 27 cm.
Series:
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.
Subject(s):
Other title(s):
Diagnosis of stupor and coma
ISBN:
  • 9780195321319 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 0195321316 (cloth : alk. paper)
LCCN:
2006103219
OCLC:
77520745
Related name:
RCP:
C - S