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Nervous System



Classify general works on the nervous system and its diseases in children in WS 340.

  • Classify neurological nursing in WY 160.5.
  • Classify works on nursing of patients with specific diseases in WY also.

 

  WL 1-102 Reference Works. General Works
  WL 102.5-102.9 Neurons
  WL 103-108 Psychophysiology. Neuroscience Specialties
  WL 140-160 Diseases. Examination and Diagnosis (General)
  WL 200-405 Central Nervous System. Disorders. Therapeutics
      WL 200-337 Central Nervous System
      WL 340-346 Neurologic Manifestations
      WL 348-362 Brain Diseases
      WL 368-370 Brain Surgery
      WL 385-390 Epilepsy. Movement Disorders
      WL 400-405 Spinal Cord
  WL 500-544 Peripheral Nerves
  WL 600-610 Autonomic Nervous System
  WL 700-710 Sense Organs


Reference Works. General Works

 
WL 1
Organizations. Societies (General or not elsewhere classified) (Cutter from name of organization or society)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
Includes membership lists issued serially or separately. Classify directories in WL 22. Classify annual reports, journals, etc. in W1. For academies and institutes see WL 23-24.
 
Collected works (General)
WL 5
By several authors
WL 7
By individual authors
 
WL 9
Addresses. Essays. Lectures (General)
 
WL 11
History (Table G)
WL 11.1
General coverage (Not Table G)
 
WL 13
Dictionaries. Encyclopedias
(Used for both monographs and serials)
 
WL 15
Classification. Terminology
(Used for both monographs and serials)
 
WL 16
Tables. Statistics
(Used for both monographs and serials)
 
WL 17
Atlases. Pictorial works
Classify atlases limited to a particular part of the system here also.
 
WL 18
Education
Classify here works about education.
 
WL 18.2
Educational materials
(Used for both monographs and serials)
Classify here educational materials, e.g., outlines, questions and answers, programmed instruction, catalogs, computer-assisted instruction, etc., regardless of format. Classify textbooks, regardless of format, by subject.
 
WL 19
Schools, departments, and faculties of neurology
(Used for both monographs and serials)
 
WL 20
Research (General)
Classify here works about research in general. Classify works about research on a particular subject by subject.
 
WL 21
Neurology as a profession. Ethics. Peer review
 
WL 22
Directories (Table G)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
WL 22.1
General coverage (Not Table G)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
 
Laboratories, academies, institutes, etc.
WL 23
Collective
WL 24
Individual (Cutter from name of institution)
 
WL 25
Laboratory manuals. Technique
 
WL 26
Equipment and supplies
(e.g., For electroencephalography)
Classify catalogs in W 26.
 
WL 26.5
Informatics. Automatic data processing. Computers (General)
Classify works on use for special subjects by subject.
 
Hospitals, clinics, dispensaries, etc.
WL 27
Collective (Table G)
WL 27.1
General coverage (Not Table G)
WL 28
Individual (Cutter from name of hospital) (Table G)
 
Museums, exhibitions, etc.
WL 28.5
Collective
WL 28.6
Individual (Cutter from name of museum, etc.)
 
[WL 30]
[This number not used]
 
WL 32
Laws (Table G)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
WL 32.1
General coverage (Not Table G)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
WL 33
Discussion of law (Table G)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
WL 33.1
General coverage (Not Table G)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
 
WL 39
Handbooks. Resource guides
(Used for both monographs and serials)
 
WL 100
General works
Classify works on the specialty and on the specialty and diseases here. Classify works on diseases alone in WL 140. Cf. WL 101-105 Specific neurosciences
 
WL 101
Anatomy. Histology. Embryology. Abnormalities (General)
 
WL 102
Physiology (General)
 
WL 102.3
Neural stem cells


Neurons

 
WL 102.5
Neurons
WL 102.7
Motor neurons
WL 102.8
Synapses
 
WL 102.9
Nerve endings


Psychophysiology. Neuroscience Specialties

 
WL 103
Psychophysiology (General)
Classify works on specific topics by subject.
 
WL 103.3
Biofeedback
Classify works on biofeedback in behavior therapy in WM 425.5.B6.
 
WL 103.5
Neuropsychology
 
WL 103.7
Psychoneuroimmunology
 
WL 104
Neurochemistry
 
WL 105
Neuroendocrinology
 
WL 106
Reflexes
Classify works on conditioned reflexes, etc., in BF 319-319.5.
 
WL 108
Physiology of sleep. Sleep disorders
Classify works on psychological aspects of sleep disorders in WM 188.


Diseases. Examination and Diagnosis (General)

 
WL 140
Nervous system diseases (General)
 
WL 141
Neurologic examination. Diagnosis. Diagnostic methods (General or not elsewhere classified)
WL 141.5
Specific diagnostic methods, A-Z
Classify works on diagnosis in general in WL 141; Electroencephalography in WL 150; Echoencephalography in WL 154; Myelography in WL 405.
WL 141.5.C4
Cerebral angiography
WL 141.5.C48
Cerebral ventriculography
WL 141.5.M2
Magnetic resonance imaging
WL 141.5.M24
Magnetoencephalography
WL 141.5.N4
Neuroendoscopy
WL 141.5.N46
Neuropsychological tests
WL 141.5.N47
Neuroimaging
WL 141.5.P8
Pneumoencephalography
WL 141.5.T7
Transcranial magnetic stimulation
 
WL 150
Electroencephalography. Monitoring (General)
 
WL 154
Echoencephalography
 
WL 160
Nervous system neoplasms (General)

Central Nervous System. Disorders. Therapeutics


Central Nervous System

 
WL 200
Meninges. Blood-brain barrier
Classify works on listeria meningitis in WC 242; on meningococcal meningitis in WC 245; on viral meningitis in WC 540.
 
WL 203
Cerebrospinal fluid
Cf. QY 220 Clinical analysis; WB 377 Spinal, cisternal and ventricular puncture.
 
WL 300
Central nervous system including works on brain alone (General or not elsewhere classified)
Cf. WL 348 Brain diseases.
WL 301
Central nervous system diseases
Cf. WL 348 Brain diseases. Classify works on diseases of specific parts of the central nervous system with the part. Classify works on diagnosis in WL 141.
 
WL 302
Cerebrovascular circulation
Cf. WG 595.C37 Cerebral arteries.
 
WL 307
Telencephalon. Cerebrum.
 
WL 310
Brain stem
 
WL 312
Diencephalon. Thalamus
 
WL 314
Limbic system
 
WL 320
Cerebellum
 
WL 330
Cranial nerves (General or not elsewhere classified)
 
WL 335
Localization of function. Cerebral dominance. Brain mapping
 
WL 337
Physiology of mental processes


Neurologic Manifestations

 
WL 340
Neurologic manifestations (General or not elsewhere classified)
Cf. WL 390 Movement disorders; WW 460 Neurologic manifestations of eye disease.
WL 340.2
Communication disorders. Speech-language pathology
Classify here all works on communication disorders except those of psychogenic origins. Classify communication disorders of psychogenic origins in WM 475-475.6.
WL 340.3
Speech therapy. Language therapy
Cf. WM 475.3 for therapy of disorders of psychogenic origin.
WL 340.5
Aphasia
Classify works on aphasia of psychogenic origin in WM 475.5.
WL 340.6
Dyslexia
Classify works on dyslexia of psychogenic origin in WM 475.6.
WL 341
Consciousness disorders
WL 342
Headache. Headache disorders (General)
WL 344
Migraine. Vascular headache
WL 346
Paralysis (General or not elsewhere classified)


Brain Diseases

 
WL 348
Brain diseases
Classify works on diagnosis in WL 141.
WL 350
Congenital (General or not elsewhere classified)
WL 351
Inflammatory
(e.g., Abscess. Encephalitis. Encephalomyelitis)
Cf. WC 542 Arbovirus encephalitis and equine encephalomyelitis in humans.
WL 354
Traumatic
(e.g., Concussion. Brain damage)
WL 355
Cerebrovascular disorders (General or not elsewhere classified)
(e.g., Cerebral hemorrhage)
WL 356
Brain ischemia. Stroke
WL 357
Carotid artery diseases
WL 358
Brain neoplasms. Central nervous system neoplasms (General)
WL 358.5
Neurodegenerative diseases (General or not elsewhere classified)
WL 359
Parkinsonian disorders
WL 359.5
Huntington disease
WL 360
Multiple sclerosis
WL 362
Kernicterus


Brain Surgery

 
WL 368
Brain surgery. Neurosurgery (General)
Classify works on sympathectomy in WL 610.
WL 370
Psychosurgery


Epilepsy. Movement Disorders

 
WL 385
Epilepsy
 
WL 390
Movement disorders (General or not elsewhere classified)
Classify works on muscular diseases in WE 550-559; on psychogenic aspects in WM 197.


Spinal Cord

 
WL 400
Spinal cord. Spinal nerves (General or not elsewhere classified)
WL 402
Spinal cord diseases
WL 403
Spinal cord injuries
WL 405
Myelography


Peripheral Nerves

 
WL 500
General works
Cf. WL 330 Cranial nerves; WL 400 Spinal nerves.
WL 520
Peripheral nervous system diseases
WL 530
Peripheral nerve injuries
 
WL 544
Neuritis. Neuralgia


Autonomic Nervous System

 
WL 600
General works
Classify here works on specific autonomic nerve groups, not included below.
 
WL 610
Sympathetic nervous system. Parasympathetic nervous system
Classify works on cranial nerves in WL 330.


Sense Organs

 
WL 700
General works
Classify works on specific sense organs with the system involved.
 
WL 702
Psychophysics. Sensation (General)
Do not confuse with psychophysiology WL 103.
 
WL 704
Pain
Classify works on individual sense organ and/or pain relating to it with the organ.
WL 704.6
Pain management
 
WL 705
Perception. Perceptual distortion
Classify works on psychological aspects of perception in BF 311. Classify works on perceptual distortion and disorders associated with psychoses in WM 204. Classify works on visual perception in WW 105; on auditory perception in WV 272; on pain perception in WL 704.
 
WL 710
Sensation disorders (General or not elsewhere classified)
Cf. WR 280 for sensory disorders of the skin.



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