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Oxford Neurology Library: Stroke

  • Succinctly covers the epidemiology, diagnosis, and management of stroke
  • Clear layout with emphasis on diagrams and tables
  • Practical, easy-to-read text

Stroke is the third most common cause of death after heart disease and cancer in developed countries. Part of the Oxford Neurology Library, this pocketbook highlights the importance of stroke; its diagnosis; the problems of misdiagnosis; and current thought on its pathogenesis, acute treatment and rehabilitation, as well as its prevention. The book will serve as an invaluable quick-reference for neurologists, cardiologists, geriatricians, internists, trainees, nurses, allied health professionals, and general practitioners.

Authors: Michael G Hennerici, Rolf Kern, Kristina Szabo, and Johannes Binder

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