Crash Course Nervous System, 4th Edition

Crash Course Nervous System

4th Edition

By Jenny Ross


Part I: Basic Medical Science of the Nervous System- Overview of the nervous system, cellular Physiology of the nervous system, Pharmacology of the central nervous system, The spinal cord, Somatosensation and the perception of pain, Motor control, Vision, Hearing, Olfaction and taste (gustation), The brainstem, Neuroendocrinology, The autonomic nervous system, The anatomy of higher function, Introduction to neuropsychology, Functional aspects of higher functions, Basic pathology, Pathology of the peripheral nerves and muscle, Neurogenetics;

Part II: Clinical Assessment- Common presentations of neurological disease, The neurological assessment, Further investigations;

Part III: Self-assessment- MCQs, SAQs, EMQs