Chapter

Acute Mental Status Changes

Douglas J. Gelb

in Introduction to Clinical Neurology

Fourth edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print October 2010 | ISBN: 9780199734849
Published online April 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780199323029 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199734849.003.0011
Acute Mental Status Changes

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Chapter 11 discusses acute mental status changes, physiology of normal and altered consciousness, approaches, clinical presentation, head trauma, increased intracranial pressure, and brain death.

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Subjects: Neurology

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