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By Bernard L. Maria

During this paintings, specialists give a contribution their own protocols for facing the neurologic problems noticeable in perform. 3 significant sections contain this ebook: part one offers medical perform traits, together with the neurologic exam; part covers the workplace stopover at, organised via seizures and epilepsy, headache, developmental hold up, college readiness and ADHD, via different court cases; and part 3 offers with the hospitalized baby.

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Neurologic Examination James J. Riviello Jr, MD 24 5. Primary Care Pediatrics Kenneth H. Morse, MD 30 6. Pediatric Education Ira T. Lott, MD 33 7. Neurology Education: General (Adult) Neurologist in Child Neurology Gary B. Bobele, MD, and Roger A. Brumback, MD 37 Section 2 The Office Visit Headache 8. Migraine Headaches in Children and Adolescents A. David Rothner, MD 43 9. Migraine Variants and Mimics Donald W Lewis, MD, FAAP, FAAN 49 10. Chronic Headache Jack Gladstein, MD 54 11. Post-traumatic Headache Paul Winner, DO 57 12.

Brunstrom, MD 163 36. Spasticity Edward M. Goldstein, MD 169 37. Progressive Delay Hugo W Moser, MD 174 38. Mental Retardation Scott M. Myers, MD, and George T. Capone, MD 182 39. Down Syndrome George T. Capone, MD 191 40. Rett Syndrome Alan K. Percy, MD 196 41. Inborn Errors of Metabolism Michael Shevell, MD, CM, FRCPC 200 42. Autism Ralph G. Maurer, MD 204 Other Neurological Complaints and Conditions 43. Small, Large, or Abnormally Shaped Head John B. Bodensteiner, MD 209 44. Tic Disorders Gerald Erenberg, MD 215 45.

Cerebrovascular Disease Gabrielle deVeber, MD, FRCPC, And E. Steve Roach, MD 356 70. Vasculitis Susanne Skoda-Smith, MD 361 71. Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy Coleen Adams, MB 366 72. Determination of Brain Death in Children H. Kenneth Spalding, MD, And Salvatore R. C. 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Document Document Document Document Document Document Document Document Document Document Document Document Document Document Document Document Document Document Document Document Document Document Document Document Document Document Document Document Document Document Document Document Document Document Document Document Document Document Document Document Document Document Document Page 377 INDEX A Abdomen examination, 26 Abetalipoproteinemia, 176, 177, 178 Absence seizures, 130133 childhood, 131 clinical features of, 139 differential diagnosis, 138139 EEG, 132, 133, 138 juvenile, 132 length of treatment, 133 micturitional, 132 monoclonic, 132 prognosis, 139 treatment, 132133 Abuse, 40 head trauma due to, 57 sexual, 159 Accident proneness, 68 Acetaminophen, for migraine, 47, 59 for febrile seizure, 122 Acetazolamide, for absence epilepsies, 132 Achalasia, 177 Achievement and ability, discrepancy, 114 Acting out, 116 Acute brain injury, 78 Acute neurologic disease, pediatrician competency, 3435 Acute seizure emergencies, 289295 Acyl-CoA dehydrogenase deficiencies, 178 Adderall, 8788 contraindications, 88 side effects, 88 Adenoid hypertrophy, 225 ADHD, 3132, 6797 aggressive behaviors, 72, 82 allergies, 79 antiepileptic drugs, 78, 144147 with anxiety and/or depressive disorders, 83 behavior modification, 9094 behavioral checklist, 68 bipolar disorder and, 81 case management, 83 cognitive disorders and, 80 comorbidity, 77, 8184 conduct disorder, 80, 82 continuum, 67 developmental issues, 71 differential diagnosis, 77, 78 DSM-IV, 67, 71, 72 dysthymic disorder and, 81 epilepsy and, 78 evaluation forms, 7576 examination, 7273 family-based therapies, 94, 9697 functional analysis, 91 growth parameters, 72 incidence, 77 inhibition, 71 interventions, 97 laboratory testing, 73 language delay, 67 learning disorders and, 80, 81 maintenance therapy, 97 mimicry, 74, 77, 78 monitoring, 89 mood disorder and, 81 obtaining history, 71 oppositional defiant disorder, 80, 8183 parent reports, 82 parent training, 96 pathophysiology, 77 peer interactions, 95 pharmacotherapy, 8589 psychiatric disorders and, 80 psychological evaluation, 82 psychological treatment, 94 psychometric testing, 73 seizure disorders and, 78 self-esteem, 72 social history, 72 social problem solving, 95 spectrum, 67 speech disorders in, 81 stimulant drugs for, 83 stress inoculation, 95 subgroups, 72 teacher reports, 82 temper tantrums, 72 therapy, 9497 tic disorders in, 81 Tourette's syndrome and, 79, 81 treatment, 83, 9192 treatment failure, 89 Adjustment disorder, 271 Adrenal insufficiency, 177 Adrenoleukodystrophy, 174, 177, 180 neonatal, 178 X-linked, 178 Advocacy, 9, 40 Aggressive behaviors, 72 and brain injury, 78 Agoraphobia, 236 Alacrima, 177 Alcohol use, parental, 79 Alice in Wonderland syndrome, 46, 52, 160 Alopecia, 25, 175, 178 Alpha motor neuron, 24 Alpha-fetoprotein, 282 Altered states of consciousness, 317324 Amblyopia, 264265, 268 Amitriptyline for migraine, 48, 63 for post-traumatic headache, 57 side effects caution, 58 Angiitis, 364365 Anion gap, 258 Anticonvulsants, 6465 for migraine, 48 prevention of migraine, 61 Antidepressants, 6364, 272 dosage, 64, 272 for headache, 56 side effects, 64 Antiepileptic drugs (AEDs), 144147, 151 choice of, 128 discontinuation of, 154155, 156158 medication changes, 154 monitoring, 154 prognosis, 156 reduction of recurrence, 127 risk vs.

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