40 very handy and practical neurochecklists

Neurochecklists now contains >1600 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): prophylactic treatment
Cerebral vein thrombosis (CVT): investigations


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


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


Migraine drug prophylaxis
Mitochondrial diseases: investigations
Motor neurone disease (MND): supportive care
Multiple sclerosis (MS): general investigations
Myasthenia gravis (MG): management in pregnancy


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


Peripheral neuropathy (PN): red flags for ominous causes
Pineal cysts: monitoring
Psychogenic seizures: management
Subarachnoid haemorrhage (SAH): complications
Sudden unexpected death in epilepsy (SUDEP): management


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


Transient loss of consciousness (TLOC): assessment
Vitamin B12 deficiency: assessment
Warfarin: switching with new anticoagulants
Wernicke’s encephalopathy: management
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



Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s