03668 - Neurology

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Academic Year 2018/2019

Learning outcomes

The students will be able to recognize neurological diseases of the central and peripheral nervous system, understandind their physiopathology, clinical features, ethiology and treatment.

Course contents

The central and perypheral nervous system

The neurological examination

The diseases of pyramidal and extrapyramidal system

The diseases of cerebellum

Movement Disorders

Dementia

Higher functions

The diseases of perypheral nerves and skeletal muscle

The demyelinating diseases of nervous system

 

Readings/Bibliography

Clinica Neurologica. Pazzaglia. Esculapio Cod. 1029 VII Edizione Ott. 2008

Teaching methods

Lectures and clinical cases discussion.

Assessment methods

The final vote of the Course is obtained by an oral examination with questions on the main topics of the program.

Teaching tools

Lectures. Clinical case presentations on the most common movement disorders.

Office hours

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