Neurology

Examples of Course Materials

Neurological Examination: Several video segments and practice questions are provided by the College of Osteopathic Medicine at Michigan State University.
http://learn.chm.msu.edu/neuroexam/content/sensory_exam/sensory.html

PediNeuroLogic Exam: Video and written samples of neurological exams for newborns through age 2.5 years are provided by the University of Utah. A variety of topics are included such as reflexes, motor and behavioral skills. 
http://library.med.utah.edu/pedineurologicexam/html/home_exam.html

NeuroLogic Exam: The University of Utah's digital class includes explanations, video examples, quizzes and other information. Included are examinations of mental status, cranial nerve, sensory, motor, gait, and coordination along with neurological cases. 
http://library.med.utah.edu/neurologicexam/html/home_exam.html

Case-Based Curriculum of Clinical Medicine Neurology: Cases, questions, images, etc. are provided for medical education.
http://clinicalcases.org/2005/07/neurology-cases.html

The Neuropathology Navigator: Designed at Michigan State University for second-year medical students in a neuroscience systems course, the website provides easy access to all topics and sub-topics of the Neuropathology self-instructional units. Resources include interactive practice quizzes, case examples, downloadable and printable PDF units with corresponding image galleries, cases, quizzes, exercises and additional resource information to support the course objectives. 
http://learn.chm.msu.edu/neuropath/

The Neurologic Examination: Examples are provided of the neurologic examination. The video and book need to be purchased to access additional information.
http://www.neuroexam.com/

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Neurology Resources

Frontal Cortex: An educational resource providing hundreds of digital images and more than 300 questions, answers and explanations regarding neuropathology.
http://frontalcortex.com/?page=qoda
http://frontalcortex.com/?page=galleries

Synapse Web: Synapse Web is a portal into the 3D ultra structure of the brain. Included are tutorials and an Ultra structure Neurocytology atlas.
http://synapses.clm.utexas.edu/

LUMEN Neuroradiology Information: Medical student clerkship course material focuses on radiological views of normal scans of the brain and spinal cord in addition to the common appearances of certain pathologies.
http://www.lumen.luc.edu/lumen/MedEd/neurology/Radiology_f.htm

Neuroradiology Teaching Files - University of Washington: Teaching files are organized by diagnosis and history. 
http://home.comcast.net/site/error/error_404.html

Neuroradiology Tutor: This online tutor provides a digital library and glossary of diagrams and neuroimaging. The library is divided into the areas of cross sectional anatomy, neuroanatomy, vascular anatomy, and neurofunctional systems. (Note: In order to view the entire library, be certain to use the scroll down bars at the left and right.)
https://www.radiology.wisc.edu/education/med_students/neuroradiology/NeuroRad/NeuroRad.htm

The Headache Interactive: Case studies, videos, etc. are part of this educational resource created by the University of Berne, Switzerland.
http://webcampus.drexelmed.edu/interactive/headache/module_01_migraine/text/index.htm

Neurology - Tests And Procedures: An encyclopedia of Neurology tests and procedures along with animations and interactive tools (quizzes).
http://www.urmc.rochester.edu/encyclopedia/content.aspx?ContentTypeID=&ContentID=P08181

The Whole Brain Atlas: The Harvard Medical School site includes a neuroimaging primer, normal brain images along with various disease images. The atlas project is made possible in part by the Departments of Radiology and Neurology at Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, the Countway Library of Medicine, and the American Academy of Neurology.
http://www.med.harvard.edu/AANLIB/home.html

AIDS Images Library: A searchable online library of AIDS-related images, illustrations and other information can be used for medical education. The left column provides an option of slides being accessed by category or at the top of the site, by disease, organ system or type of images.
http://www.aids-images.ch/

Neurobiology of Disease: A Michigan State University resource for use in medical and/or graduate education.
http://learn.chm.msu.edu/NeuroEd/neurobiology_disease/

Neuromuscular Disease Center: Washington University at St. Louis provides this site that includes neuromuscular evaluation, disorders and syndromes. Searches of the large database can be made from the main index and covers issues in neurology, molecular biology, cell biology, and pathology.
http://neuromuscular.wustl.edu/

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS): NINDS huge database of disorders is a resource for medical student education in addition to broader education of the public. 
http://www.ninds.nih.gov/disorders/disorder_index.htm

American Neurological Association (ANA): Education issues are part of the ANAs agenda which include encouraging young neurology faculty members to develop neuroscience courses for medical students and looking at neuroscience curriculums.
http://myana.org/about-us

American Academy of Neurology (AAN): The AAN, in addition to its main mission as an international professional association, provides an education section which may be helpful to program directors, clerkship directors, and medical students. 
http://tools.aan.com/go/?web=education

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke: Has evidence based information giving an overview of stroke.
http://www.ninds.nih.gov/disorders/stroke/stroke.htm

Massachusetts General Hospital: Has video and images of stroke clots.
http://www2.massgeneral.org/stopstroke/resourcesVidImg.aspx

Discovery Fit & Health: Article explains different types of stroke. Has videos and image gallery.
http://health.howstuffworks.com/mental-health/neurological-conditions/stroke.htm

University of Wisconsin: A 3-D movie allows you to view the different pathways of the brain stem.
http://www.neuroanatomy.wisc.edu/virtualbrain/Index.html

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Michigan State University's Neurology Resources

Department of Neurology:
http://neurology.msu.edu/

Neurological Examination: Several video segments and practice questions are provided by the College of Osteopathic Medicine at Michigan State University.
http://learn.chm.msu.edu/neuroexam/content/sensory_exam/sensory.html

The Neuropathology Navigator: Designed at Michigan State University for second-year medical students in a neuroscience systems course, the website provides easy access to all topics and sub-topics of the Neuropathology self-instructional units. Resources include interactive practice quizzes, case examples, downloadable and printable PDF units with corresponding image galleries, cases, quizzes, exercises and additional resource information to support the course objectives.
http://learn.chm.msu.edu/neuropath/

Neurobiology of Disease: A Michigan State University resources for use in medical and/or graduate education.
http://learn.chm.msu.edu/NeuroEd/neurobiology_disease/

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