Transient Global Amnesia: From Patient Encounter to Clinical Neuroscience
A.J. Larner, "Transient Global Amnesia: From Patient Encounter to Clinical Neuroscience"
English | EPUB | 2017 | 143 Pages | ISBN : 3319544748 | 1 MB
This brief, accessible book covers all aspects of transient global amnesia (TGA). First, it deals with the hist08ry of TGA bef08re moving on to clinical 4nd diagnostic features, 4nd differential diagnosis.
The investigation 4nd management of TGA is then discussed, followed by treatment 4nd prognosis. Each of the chapters is devoted to a practical 4nd structured overview of the particular topic, with use of case studies to illustrate the material. Based in part on the auth08rs experience of TGA cases over 15 years 4nd in part on a review of the published literature, this book will hopefully enlighten clinicians from a broad range of medical backgrounds on the clinical features, investigation, 4nd pathogenesis of TGA.
Transient Global Amnesia is aimed at any clinician with an interest in, 08r who encounters patients with, acute amnesia: neurologists, general physicians, old age psychiatrists, geriatricians, clinical neuropsychologists, 4nd primary care physicians, as well as other professions allied to medicine with similar interests, such as members of mem08ry assessment teams.