By Gregory Holmes
From time to time, teenagers are introduced into the pediatrician's place of work with perplexing neurological symptoms--breath keeping spells, refusal to stroll, childish spasms, pores and skin lesions, floppy or absent reflexes--that go away their medical professionals pondering "what do I do now?" Pediatric Neurology serves the necessity for a fast reference instrument to deal with those difficult pediatric neurological signs and disorders.
Dr. Gregory L. Holmes, division Chair and Professor of Pediatrics and Neurology at Dartmouth clinical university, offers 28 consultant circumstances of either universal and infrequent pediatric neurological difficulties and ailments together with yet now not restricted to: Dopamine Responsive Dystonia, Fragile X Syndrome, Hashimoto's Encephalopathy and Rett Syndrome. The bedside session presentation of the instances encourages the reader, no matter if he or she be a pediatrician, basic care practitioner or clinical scholar, to formulate a differential prognosis and remedy plan for a wide selection of pediatric neurological difficulties and diseases.
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