The second edition of the ""IAN Textbook of Neurology"" has been prepared for clinicians who participate in the care of neurological patients, including those who are in training to become neurologists, internists, neurosurgeons, and neuroscientists. The basic structure of this second edition has changed. The book is divided into seven parts. Section 1 discusses the History-taking and the Neurological Examination, inclusive of the systemic examination that helps the neurological diagnoses. Section 2 covers the Applied Neuroanatomy and Neurophysiology aspects that are important to clinicians. Section 3 discusses the clinical Approach to various Common Neurological Symptoms. Section 4 describes Diseases of the Nervous System. Section 5 discusses Investigations, Section 6 the Principles of Management, and Section 7 is about the Counseling and Doctor–Patient Relationship.
The IAN Textbook of Neurology is written by the top experts of neurology in the country, under the Aegis of Indian Academy of Neurology.
It provides a concise yet comprehensive clinical approach to both common and rare neurological disorders seen in clinical practice.
Chapters have been organized into 7 sections covering History and Clinical Neurological Examination, Applied Neuroanatomy and Neurophysiology, Approach to Common Neurological Symptoms, Diseases of the Nervous System, Investigations, Principles of Management, and Counseling and Doctor—Patient Relationship.
The book provides streamlined content supplemented through relevant tables, images, boxes, and flowcharts, which make learning and understanding simpler.