Neurology and neurosurgery are notoriously daunting for the medical student. As each of the basic concepts are mastered, new, more detailed information needs to be mastered. It is a fascinating but often overwhelming specialty which is required for everyday practice right through a medical career, from junior doctor to senior consultant. This colour MCQ revision aid covers the most important basic elements from neuroanatomy, neurophysiology and neuroradiology through to strokes, central nervous system lesions and malignancies. It is ideal as a final guide to test knowledge and examination readiness. The themed presentation encourages quick, focused study and detailed answers aid comprehension and encourage familiarity with each topic with essential diagrams, colour images and sample MRIs.
Foreword. Preface. About the contributors. Autoimmune conditions. Central nervous system lesions. CNS neoplasms. Cranial nerves. Electrophysiology. Epilepsy. Genetics. Intracranial haemorrhage. Miscellaneous. Motor neurone disease. Movement disorders. Neuroanatomy. Neurodegeneration. Neuroimaging. Peripheral neuropathy. Pathophysiology. Radiculopathies. Spinal cord lesions. Strokes. Index.