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Neurological problems

Edited by Edward Alan Glasper, Gillian McEwing and Jim Richardson

in Oxford Handbook of Children's and Young People's Nursing

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780198569572
Published online August 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780199597901 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780198569572.003.0009

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Neurological problems

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The role and function of the nervous system - The unconscious child - Epilepsy - Head injury management - Acquired brain injury - Cerebral palsy - The paralysed child - Meningitis - Meningococcal disease - Care of a child with febrile convulsions - Space-occupying lesions - Benign intracranial hypertension - Related skills - Lumbar Puncture - Coma scale - Neurological observations

Chapter.  7137 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Paediatrics

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