Neurology Board ReviewQuestions and Answers

Neurology Board ReviewQuestions and Answers

Amy McGregor, MD

Print publication date: May 2016

ISBN: 9780199895625

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Abstract

This book provides a question-and-answer review in an easy-to-read format. It was created to prepare the reader for the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN) certification and recertification examinations. It was specifically designed to cover the topics listed in the ABPN content outline, including basic neuroscience, behavioral neurology, psychiatry, and clinical neurology (adult and child). Cerebrovascular disease, epilepsy, neuromuscular diseases, movement disorders, demyelinating diseases, critical care, trauma, and neurologic complications of systemic disease are covered, as well as neuroanatomy, neuroinfectious diseases, neurologic complications of systemic diseases, substance abuse, sleep disorders, dementia, neurotoxicology, and neuropharmacology. The book also may used to prepare for the Residency In-Service Training Exam (RITE). The book includes questions about recent practice parameters published by the American Academy of Neurology. Multiple question formats were utilized, including case-based questions.