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Published: 25 October 2019

464 Pages


ISBN: 9780190208875

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Plum and Posner's Diagnosis and Treatment of Stupor and Coma

Fifth edition

Jerome B. Posner,MD , Clifford B. Saper,MD, PhD , Nicholas D. Schiff,MD , and Jan Claassen,MD, PhD

Contemporary Neurology Series

  • Detailed overview of the theory of human consciousness for clinicians who deal with disorders of consciousness but are not neuroscientists
  • Practical organization of the examination of the comatose patient, a guide to differential diagnosis, and cutting edge neurocritical care treatment
  • Detailed discussions of brain death, recovery from minimally conscious state, and ethics of coma

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