Neurologic emergencies: Case studies

Alireza Minagar, Alejandro A. Rabinstein, Kourosh Rezania, Marvin Sih, Nadejda Alekseeva, Rodica E. Petrea, Abdulnasser Alhajeri, Saeed Talebzadeh Nick, Eduardo Gonzalez-Toledo, Mohammad Ali Sahraian, Roger E. Kelley

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Abstract

During the past 2 decades, the world has witnessed a significant improvement in the understanding of the pathogenesis and treatment of neurologic diseases, which presents emergencies. Every day neurologists are consulted for patients who present with neurologic emergencies to the emergency departments. In this article, we present a series of case reports about patients with acute neurologic and psychiatric problems and discuss their management briefly.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)345-356
Number of pages12
JournalNeurologic clinics
Volume30
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Feb 2012

Keywords

  • Agitation
  • Coma
  • Emergency
  • MRI
  • Neurologic disease
  • Shortness of breath
  • Stroke
  • Visual

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Clinical Neurology

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    Minagar, A., Rabinstein, A. A., Rezania, K., Sih, M., Alekseeva, N., Petrea, R. E., Alhajeri, A., Nick, S. T., Gonzalez-Toledo, E., Sahraian, M. A., & Kelley, R. E. (2012). Neurologic emergencies: Case studies. Neurologic clinics, 30(1), 345-356. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ncl.2011.10.002