Neurology Clerkship Educational Resources

Introductory Neurology Textbooks

Clinical Neurology Simon RP, Aminoff MJ, Greenberg DA.

Blueprints in Neurology. Blackwell Science, Inc. Drislane FW et al.

Introduction to Clinical Neurology, Third Ed, Butterworth Heineman 2005. Gelb DJ. 

Pocket Neurology Reference Books

Massachusetts General Hospital Handbook of Neurology. Flaherty AW.

Neurology (House Officer Series), Seventh Ed. Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, 2004. Weiner HL, Levitt LP, Rae-Grant A.

Manual of Neurologic Therapeutics. Seventh Ed. Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, 2004. Samuels MA

On Call Neurology. WB Saunders, Second Ed, 2001. Marshall RS and Mayer SA.

Neurology Secrets, Fourth Ed. Hanley & Belfus, Inc., Philadelphia, 2004. Loren A. Rolak.

Reference Neurology Textbooks

Adams and Victor Textbook of Neurology, Ropper AH, Samuels MA, Klein JP.

Merritt’s Textbook of Neurology, Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, 1994. Rowland LP.

Office Practice of Neurology, Samuels, MA and Feske, SK.

Harrison’s Principles of Internal Medicine.

Review and/or Question Books for Neurology Board/Shelf Exams

Underground Clinical Vignettes: Neurology, Classic Clinical Cases for USMLE Step 2 and Clerkship, 2nd edition, Blackwell Publishers, 2001. Bhushan, V, et al

NMS Review book, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; Bk&CD-Rom edition, 2002. Rosner, MH and Lazar, AE

First Aid for the Neurology Clerkship, McGraw-Hill, 2002. Stead, L 

Online Resources

Washington University School of Medicine Links:

E-medicine Neurology:

American Academy of Neurology

Whole Brain Atlas:

University of Utah 

Personal Accounts of Neurologic Disease

The man who mistook his wife for a hat: And other clinical tales. Oliver Sacks.

The Diving Bell and the Butterfly. Jean-Dominique Bauby.

Tuesdays with Morrie. M. Albom.

Brainstorms: Epilepsy in Our Words – Personal Accounts of Living with Seizures. Raven Press, 1993. Schacter SC.

Still Me. Christopher Reeve.

Waist High in the World – A Life Among the Nondisabled. Beacon Press, Boston. 1996. Nancy Mairs.


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