A review of key topics and concepts for clerkship, shelf review, and USMLE preparation. Reinforces understanding with clinical vignettes, detailed diagnostic and treatment information, and case-based review questions at the end of the book with complete answers.
Sixty high-yield clinical cases focus on the core competencies for the neurology clerkship. Each case includes extended discussion, definition of key terms, clinical pearls, and USMLE-style review questions.
Summaries of thousands of neurology and psychiatry topics for the neurology boards and in-training exam. Written by recent test taker and reviewed by faculty to assure the most up-to-date and relevant material possible.
Written specifically for anyone preparing to recertify for the Neurology Boards, or even those taking the exam for the first time. It will also be useful to medical students and residents rotating through neurology or for the generalist with an interest in reviewing neurology. The book is divided into the basic sciences in Part 1 and clinical neurology in Part 2.
Leads students through the clinical approach to managing neurological problems via real-life patient cases and outcomes. Uses a question-answer format to develop the narrative, including self-assessment MCQs, EMQs and SAQs. Includes 27 fully-illustrated cases covering a wide range of neurological presentations and conditions.
Features question-and-answer format, bulleted lists, and practical tips. Includes Key Points boxes and a chapter containing Top 100 Secrets for an overview of essential material for last-minute study or self-assessment.
Covers the visual sensory system, the autonomic nervous system, the ocular motor system, the eyelid, facial pain and headache, nonorganic disease, tumors, the phacomatoses, vascular disease, degenerative, metabolic, infectious, inflammatory, and demyelinating diseases.