Neurology and Clinical Neuroscience, Text with CD-ROM

Neurology and Clinical Neuroscience

Text with CD-ROM

By Anthony H. V. Schapira, DSc, MD, FRCP, FMedSci, University od Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Royal Free and University College Medical School, Rowland Hill Street, London, UK


I. CONSCIOUSNESS AND COGNITION

1. Clinical Assessment
2. Neuropsychometric Assessment
3. Coma and Brain Death
4. Persistent Vegetative State
5. Hypoxic Brain Damage and Cerebral Palsy
6. Hydrocephalus
7. Disorders of Consciousness
8. Disorders of Memory
9. Autism and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
10. Disorders of Speech and Language
11. Disorders of Swallowing
12. Disorders of Taste and Smell

II. SLEEP

13. Physiology and Pathology
14. REM Disorders
15. Narcoplepsy

III. NEUROPSYCHIATRY

16. Tourette?s Syndrome and Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders
17. Schizophrenia
18. Mania
19. Conversion Syndromes

IV. NEURO-OPHTHALMOLOGY

20. Examination of the Visual System
21. Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathies
22. Retinal Disease
23. Genetic Causes of Blindness

V. NEURO-OTOLOGY

24. Examination of Hearing and Balance
25. Auditory System Disorders
26. Vestibular System Disorders

VI. AUTONOMIC NERVOUS SYSTEM

27. Physiology and Pathology
28. Bladder Function and Dysfunction
29. Sexual Function and Dysfunction
30. Degenerative Disease

VII. MOTOR SYSTEM

31. Organization: Pyramidal System
32. Organization: Extrapyramidal System
33. Apraxia
34. Parkinson Disease
35. Multiple System Atrophy and PSP
36. Tremor
37. Myoclonus
38. Dystonia
39. Tics
40. Gait and Balance
41. Restless Leg Syndrome

VIII. SPINE AND SPINAL CORD

42. Developmental Disorders
43. Primary Myelopathies (Degenerative, Infective, Metabolic)
44. Spinal Trauma
45. Spinal Disease (Degenerative, Infective, Neoplastic, Cord Compression)

IX. CEREBROVASCULAR DISEASE

46. Anatomy and Physiology of Cerebral and Cord Circulation
47. Epidemiology, Genetics, Risk Factors, and Primary Prevention
48. Acute Stroke: Syndrome Including Cardiogenic Sources, Treatment, and Secondary Prevention
49. Intracranial Hemorrhage (Aneurysmal, Idiopathic, Hypertensive)
50. Arteriovenous Malformations of Brain and Spinal Cord
51. Procoagulopathy Disorders (Hypercoagulable States)
52. Cerebral Venous Thrombosis53. Vascular Dementia

X. Epilepsy

54. Developmental Defects and Epilepsy
55. Cellular Pathophysiology of Epilepsy
56. Genetics
57. Clinical Spectrum
58. Assessment and Management Principles
59. Drug Treatment
60. Surgical Treatment
61. Management of Status Epilepticus

XI. HEADACHE

62. Current Concepts of Pain, Perception, and Management
63. Chronic Daily Headache
64. Migraine
65. Cluster Headache, SUNCT
66. Trigeminal Neuralgia and Other Facial Pains
67. Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension

XII. NEURODEGENERATIVE DISEASES

68. Alzheimer Disease
69. Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
70. Huntington Disease
71. Spinocerebellar Ataxias72. Hereditary Spastic Paraplegias
73. Lewy Body Disease
74. Frontotemporal Dementias

XIII. MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS AND DEMYELINATING SYNDROMES

75. Epidemiology and Genetics
76. Pathophysiology of MS: Demyelination and Axonal Injury
77. Clinical Spectrum: Definition, Natural Progression, ADEM
78. Imaging in MS: Clinical and Radiological Correlates
79. Management of MS
80. Leukodystrophies

XIV. NEUROMUSCULAR DISORDERS: NERVE

81. Anatomy and Physiology of Muscle and Nerve
82. Inherited Neuropathies
83. Toxic and Metabolic Neuropathies
84. Infective Neuropathies
85. Vasculitides

XV. NEUROMUSCULAR DISORDERS: MUSCLE

86. Muscular Dystrophies
87. Congenital Myopathies
88. Channelopathies of Muscle (incl Myotonic Dystrophy)
89. Metabolic Myopathies (incl Mitochondrial Disorders)
90. Inflammatory Myopathies
91. Neuromuscular Junction Disorders

XVI. INFECTIONS AND GRANULOMATOUS DISEASES

92. Encephalitis
93. Meningitis
94. Neurology of HIV
95. Parasitic and Fungal Infections
96. Prion Diseases
97. Neurosarcoidosis and Behçet Disease
98. Collagen Vascular Diseases

XVII. NEURO-ONCOLOGY

99. Tumors of the Brain
100. Tumors of the Spinal Cord
101. Pituitary Tumors
102. Paraneoplastic Disorders of the Nervous System

XVIII. TRAUMA

103. Head Trauma
104. Peripheral Nerve Injury
105. Neurorehabilitation

XVIX. METABOLIC DISORDERS

106. Encephalopathies
107. Wilson Disease
108. Vitamin Deficiencies
109. Urea Cycle Disorders
110. Environmental Toxins