Now in its third edition, Ultimate Review for the Neurology Boards is the definitive study guide for anyone preparing for the neurology board exam, RITE, or MOC exam. Compiled by nearly two dozen contributors and edited by four leading neurologists from the Cleveland Clinic, this comprehensive point form review presents thelatest research, data, and knowledge on all aspects of neurology that you need to know to succeed on these exams.
The book is organized into five sections for easy access and concludes with a practice test. The first section covers basic neurosciences, including neurochemistry, clinical neuroanatomy, andgenetics. The next section discusses clinical neurology, with chapters devoted to the major diseases and disorders including stroke, head trauma, dementia,epilepsy, and movement disorders, among others. In the third section, NCS, EMG, EEG, evoked potentials, and sleep neurology are covered, with images to enhance understanding of fundamental neurophysiologic techniques. After a dedicated chapter on pediatric neurology, the final section contains nine chapters on subspecialties, including neurorehabilitation, adult and child psychiatry, neurourology, neuro-oncology, and more.
Each chapter has been fully reviewed, revised, and updated to reflect current knowledge and practice and presents the information in an outline format, ideal for test preparation. Crucial topics and high-yield data are highlighted in bold or italic for maximal retention. With several new features, such as suggested readings and a cheat sheet at the end of each chapter, this third edition of Ultimate Review for the Neurology Boards is essential reading for anyone taking the neurology boards or MOC exam.
The Revised Third Edition Features:
A completely revised and expanded practice test with all new questionsNB (nota bene) items, which highlight key points to remember for the examsA “Cheat Sheet” in each chapter, with quick pearls, mnemonics, and definitionsSuggestions for further reading at the end of each chapter
۱. Neurochemistry/Pharmacology۲. Neurogenetics۳. Neurohistology, Embryology, and Developmental Disorders۴. Clinical Neuroanatomy۵. Stroke۶. Head Trauma۷. Neurocritical Care۸. Dementia۹. Headache Syndromes۱۰. Neuromuscular Disorders۱۱. Epilepsy and Related Disorders۱۲. Movement Disorders۱۳. Demyelinating Disorders۱۴. Infections of the Nervous System۱۵. Neurotoxicology and Nutritional Disorders۱۶. Sleep and Sleep Disorders۱۷. Nerve Conduction Studies (NCS) and Electromyography (EMG)۱۸. Electroencephalography (EEG)۱۹. Evoked Potentials۲۰. Sleep Neurology۲۱. Pediatric Neurology۲۲. Neurourology۲۳. Neuro-ophthalmology۲۴. Neuro-otology۲۵. Neurorehabilitation۲۶. Neuroendocrinology۲۷. Neuro-oncology and Transplant Neurology۲۸. Adult Psychiatry۲۹. Child Psychiatry۳۰. Neurobehavior and Neuropsychology۵۰ Practice Questions With Answers