40 very practical and handy neurology checklists

Neurochecklists now contains >3,300 checklists on all aspects of neurology.
Many checklists come to the rescue only to fill a knowledge gap.
By Samurai Gandhi - Own work, CC BY-SA 4.0, Link
By Samurai GandhiOwn work, CC BY-SA 4.0, Link
Most neurochecklists however address important practical questions or outline pragmatic steps in managing neurological disorders.
House of Knowledge. Ian Parkes on Flikr. https://www.flickr.com/photos/parksy/2934000145
House of Knowledge. Ian Parkes on Flikr. https://www.flickr.com/photos/parksy/2934000145
To illustrate, below is a selection of 40 handy neurochecklists


Anticoagulants: bridging therapy for surgery
Antiepileptic drugs (AEDs): choice with medical conditions
Apomorphine test
Cluster headache (CH): chronic drug prophylaxis
Cerebral vein thrombosis (CVT): investigations


Dementia: driving and safety issues
Diaphragmatic paralysis: neurological causes
Drug induced Parkinsonism: risk factors and causes
Epilepsy: patient information
Essential tremor (ET): drug treatment


Falls: management
Genetic counselling
HyperCKaemia: neurological causes
Lumbar puncture (LP): indications and precautions
Lyme Neuroborreliosis: management


Migraine prophylactic drugs: classification
Mitochondrial diseases: investigations
Motor neurone disease (MND): supportive care
Multiple sclerosis (MS): general investigations
Pregnancy and myasthenia gravis (MG): management


Myelopathy with normal MRI
Myotonic dystrophy type 1: assessments and monitoring
Neurological complications of liver transplantation
Neurosarcoidosis: treatment
Neurosyphilis: clinical features


Ominous peripheral neuropathy (PN)
Pineal cysts: monitoring
Functional seizures: management
Subarachnoid haemorrhage (SAH): complications
Sudden unexpected death in epilepsy (SUDEP): management


Syncope: red flags for admission
Thrombolysis: bleeding risk prediction tools
Trigeminal neuralgia (TN): management
Tic disorders: differential diagnosis and management
Passive tilt table test: indications and contraindications


Transient loss of consciousness (TLOC): assessment
Vitamin B12 deficiency: tests of B12 metabolites 
Warfarin: switching to new oral anticoagulants
Wernicke’s encephalopathy: clinical features
Young onset dementia


Explore these and many other practical checklists on Neurochecklists

By Ansonlobo - Own work, CC BY-SA 4.0, Link
By AnsonloboOwn work, CC BY-SA 4.0, Link


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