Presents an overview of neuroanatomy and an outline of a neurological examination in an easy-to-reference, full-color table in the first tabbed section.
Follows the preferred practice patterns for patients with neuromuscular disorders presented in the Guide to Physical Therapist Practice, 2nd Edition
Addresses neurological examination techniques • standardized tests • differential diagnosis • medical red flags • radiological/imaging techniques • and medications for the most common disorders within each tabbed category.
Incorporates pain assessment within each disorder discussion, where appropriate.
Includes congenital or acquired disorders of the central nervous systems in infancy, childhood, and adolescence within the pediatric section.