Definitive Neurological Surgery Board Review / Edition 3

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The Definitive Neurological Surgery Board Review provides a single source for content typically encountered on the neurosurgery boards, eliminating lengthy searching by combining all the information necessary to pass the ABNS written examination into one succinct resource.

An essential review for residents across neurological disciplines, this book offers concise yet comprehensive coverage of neurosurgery, neuroanatomy, neuropathology, neuroradiology, clinical neurology, neurobiology, and critical care.

The key to successful board preparation, this book is the perfect timesaving solution for busy neurosurgery residents, and an essential companion throughout residency.

Be thoroughly prepared with The Definitive Neurological Surgery Board Review.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781405104593
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Publication date: 2/12/2004
  • Edition description: Third Edition
  • Edition number: 3
  • Pages: 320
  • Sales rank: 803,329
  • Product dimensions: 8.52 (w) x 10.92 (h) x 0.56 (d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Neurobiology

  1. Structural Organization and Histology of the Nervous System
  2. Molecular Biology of the Neuron
  3. Membrane Properties of the Neuron
  4. Neurophysiology
  5. High Yield Neurobiology Questions and Answers

Chapter 2: Neuroanatomy

  1. Spinal Cord
  2. Cranial Nerves
  3. Medulla
  4. Pons
  5. Mesencephalon
  6. Cerebellum
  7. Thalamus
  8. Basal Ganglia
  9. Hypothalamus
  10. Limbic System
  11. Cerebral Cortex
  12. Vasculature and Meninges
  13. Autonomic Nervous System
  14. Peripheral Nerve
  15. High Yield Neuroanatomy Questions and Answers

Chapter 3: Neurology

  1. Developmental Disorders
  2. Movement Disorders
  3. Neurodegenerative Disorders
  4. Lower Motor Neuron Disorders
  5. Ataxic Disorders
  6. Neurocutaneous Syndromes
  7. Demyelinating Disorders
  8. Metabolic Disorders
  9. Neuropathies
  10. Myopathies
  11. Electrodiagnostics
  12. Neuromuscular Junction Disorders
  13. Epilepsy
  14. Infections and Inflammatory Disorders
  15. Stroke
  16. Neuro-ophthalmology
  17. Neuro-urology
  18. Headache
  19. High Yield Neurology Questions and Answers

Chapter 4: Neuropathology

  1. Histology of the Central Nervous System
  2. Developmental Disorders
  3. Nutritional and Metabolic Disorders
  4. Demyelinating Disorders
  5. Toxicity and Trauma
  6. Vascular Disorders
  7. Neurodegenerative Disorders
  8. Infections and Neurosarcoidosis
  9. Neoplasms
  10. High Yield Neuropathology Questions and Answers

Chapter 5: Neuroradiology

  1. Developmental Disorders
  2. Vascular Disorders and Trauma
  3. Neoplasms
  4. Inflammatory and Infectious Disorders
  5. Neurodegenerative Disorders
  6. Spinal Disorders
  7. High Yield Neuroradiology Questions and Answers

Chapter 6: Neurosurgery

  1. Surgical Anatomy
  2. Trauma
  3. Cerebrovascular
  4. Tumor
  5. Spine
  6. Functional
  7. High Yield Neurosurgery Questions and Answers

Chapter 7: Critical Care and Clinical Skills

  1. Pulmonology
  2. Cardiology
  3. Hemodynamic Monitoring
  4. Blood Products
  5. Nephrology
  6. Endocrinology
  7. Air Embolism
  8. Electrolytes
  9. Medications
  10. Nutrition
  11. High Yield Critical Care and Clinical Skill Questions and Answers



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