Cranial nerve assessment: A concise guide to clinical examination
Article first published online: 5 DEC 2013
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Special Issue: Special Issue on the Clinical Anatomy of the Cranial Nerves
Volume 27, Issue 1, pages 25–30, January 2014
How to Cite
Damodaran, O., Rizk, E., Rodriguez, J. and Lee, G. (2014), Cranial nerve assessment: A concise guide to clinical examination. Clin. Anat., 27: 25–30. doi: 10.1002/ca.22336
- Issue published online: 17 DEC 2013
- Article first published online: 5 DEC 2013
- Manuscript Accepted: 29 SEP 2013
- Manuscript Received: 23 SEP 2013
- cranial nerves;
Examination of the cranial nerves is an integral and important part of a complete neurological examination. Historically, these skills were crucial for diagnosing specific lesions. With the development of modern imaging modalities, the significance of clinical examination techniques has perhaps been undermined. The authors present an overview of each cranial nerve with a concise summary of examination techniques. Clin. Anat. 27:25–30, 2014. © 2013 Wiley Periodicals, Inc.