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Pediatric Neurology and Neuroradiology

Cerebral and Cranial Diseases

  • Claus Diebler
  • Olivier Dulac

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XV
  2. Claus Diebler, Olivier Dulac
    Pages 1-84
  3. Claus Diebler, Olivier Dulac
    Pages 85-109
  4. Claus Diebler, Olivier Dulac
    Pages 111-137
  5. Claus Diebler, Olivier Dulac
    Pages 139-183
  6. Claus Diebler, Olivier Dulac
    Pages 185-253
  7. Claus Diebler, Olivier Dulac
    Pages 255-341
  8. Claus Diebler, Olivier Dulac
    Pages 343-355
  9. Claus Diebler, Olivier Dulac
    Pages 357-399
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 401-408

About this book

Introduction

This wonderful, profusely illustrated book provides a concise and thoughtful review of all the important diseases of the child's brain. The lesions are well organized into logical categories that help the reader to remember the information conveyed. The important features of each entity are discussed thoroughly. Data from the literature are documented by selected references and are clearly distinguished from the authors' personal experience. The gross pathology of each disease is illustrated by well selected, high quality CT scans and supporting neuroradiological studies. Each caption begins with the relevant clinical data, so the reader understands the clinical context in which the study was obtained. The caption then describes the specific CT features of the case, so the reader learns to interpret the images correctly to arrive at the final diagnosis. By this technique, the authors provide the reader with a large experience in all aspects of pediatric cranial CT and teach him to distinguish properly among the diverse disease states. The authors must be congratulated for their excellence and their me­ ticulous attention to detail. They have written an important book that brings together the fields of pediatric neurology and pediatric cranial CT, enhancing both. This volume is a necessary addition to the personal and professional libraries of all physicians who care for children: pediatri­ cians, neurologists, neurosurgeons and radiologists. I feel I am a better physician for having read this text.

Keywords

Kinderheilkunde Neuroradiologie computed tomography (CT) diagnosis neurology radiology

Authors and affiliations

  • Claus Diebler
    • 1
  • Olivier Dulac
    • 2
  1. 1.Centre Médico-Chirurgical FochSuresnesFrance
  2. 2.Hôpital Saint Vincent de PaulINSERM U29Paris Cedex 14France

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-70378-2
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1987
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-70380-5
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-70378-2
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