First Aid for the Neurology Boards, 2nd Edition by Michael Rafii

First Aid for the Neurology Boards, 2nd Edition

byMichael Rafii, Thomas Cochrane

Paperback | May 29, 2015

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Apply the proven First Aid formula for exam success!

  • High-yield summaries of thousands of must-know neurology and psychiatry topics for the neurology boards and in-in training exam
  • Hundreds of tables, diagrams, and illustrations simplify learning and memorization
  • Key Facts in the margins pinpoint “must know” information for the boards
  • Mnemonics and clinical pearls make memorization fun and effective
  • Integrated mini-cases highlight frequently tested scenarios and classic patient presentations
  • Proven test-taking strategies for excelling on the ABPN exam
  • Written by recent test taker and reviewed by faculty to assure the most up-to-date and relevant material possible

About The Author

Michael S. Rafii, MD, PhD is Associate Program Director, Neurology Residency Director, Memory Disorders Clinic; Assistant Professor of Neurosciences, Associate Medical Director, Alzheimer’s Disease Cooperative Study Attending Neurologist, Shiley-Marcos Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center, University of California-San Diego. Thomas ...

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Title:First Aid for the Neurology Boards, 2nd EditionFormat:PaperbackDimensions:10.8 × 8.6 × 0.8 inPublished:May 29, 2015Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0071837418

ISBN - 13:9780071837415

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Guide to the ABPN Examination

Section I: Neurology Topics

Chapter 2: Neuroanatomy

Chapter 3: Neuropharmacology

Chapter 4: Neuroimmunology

Chapter 5: Neurodegerative Disorders

Chapter 6: Headache and Pain

Chapter 7: Neuro-oncology

Chapter 8: Neuro-ophthalmology and Neuro-otology

Chapter 9: Stroke and Neurocritical Care

Chapter 10: Neurological Infections

Chapter 11: Neuromuscular Disease

Chapter 12: Pediatric Neurology and Neurogenetics

Chapter 13: Seizures, Epilepsy, and Sleep Disorders

Section II: Psychiatry Topics

Chapter 14: Substance Abuse and Dependence

Chapter 15: Delirium

Chapter 16: Anxiety and Related Disorders

Chapter 17: Somatic Symptom and Related Disorders (formerly Somatoform Disorders)

Chapter 18: Bipolar Disorder

Chapter 19: Major Depressive Disorder

Chapter 20: Primary Psychotic Disorders

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