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Geriatric Neurology—An Introduction

Janice E. Knoefel and Martin L. Albert

in Clinical Neurology of Aging

Third edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print December 2010 | ISBN: 9780195369298
Published online April 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780199323012 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780195369298.003.0001
Geriatric Neurology—An Introduction

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Chapter 1 introduces the area of geriatric neurology, with a focus on understanding and management of the neurologic diseases and disabilities of old age. It also attempts to clarify the distinctions, sometimes fine, between normal neurological changes of aging and pathological changes due to neurological disease or medical disease secondarily affecting the nervous system.

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Subjects: Neurology

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