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Neurology & Neurologic Surgery

Practical Clinical Neurology Update

Learning Objectives

Upon conclusion of this program, participants should be able to:

  • Assess diagnosis and management of common neurological disorders
  • Distinguish the potential etiologies of cerebrovascular diseases, headache, dementia, movement disorders, epilepsy, multiple sclerosis and neuromuscular diseases
  • Evaluate and develop a treatment plan for cerebrovascular diseases, headache, dementia, movement disorders, epilepsy, multiple sclerosis and neuromuscular diseases
  • Compare benefits and risks of different therapies of treatment of seizures
  • Recognize different treatment options for patients with spine diseases
  • Formulate a plan for patients with spinal cord or brain metastases
  • Recognize and treat different types of neurologic infectious diseases
  • Formulate an algorithm for evaluating patients with peripheral neuropathy and myopathy
  • Compare treatment options for Parkinson's Disease, dystonia and restless leg syndrome
  • Recognize the difference between primary and secondary headache syndromes

Attendance at this Mayo course does not indicate nor guarantee competence or proficiency in the performance of any procedures which may be discussed or taught in this course.