Current issue

October 2016

Volume 16

Issue 5

The essential point of Practical Neurology is that it is practical in the sense of being useful for everyone who sees neurological patients and who wants to keep up to date, and safe, in managing them. In other words this is a journal for jobbing neurologists who plough through the tension headaches and funny turns week in and week out.

Practical Neurology is included as part of a subscription to JNNP and provided in print to all members of the Association of British Neurologists

Editor's Choice

What's in this issue

There is a point in many neurological ward rounds, arriving at the patient with the complicated undiagnosed neurological disorder, when the question arises-often with uncertainty and a hint of desperation-"Should we try steroids?" Fortunately, help is at hand for a fair number of ...
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UK Curriculum

Practical Neurology's content has been mapped onto the UK curriculum. Follow the links to find out more:

General and professional content

Major topics within the neurology curriculum

Allied topics within the neurology curriculum

Patient Choice

Review: Computational Psychiatry: towards a mathematically informed understanding of mental illness

Computational Psychiatry aims to describe the relationship between the brain's neurobiology, its environment and mental symptoms in computational terms

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Journal of NeuroInterventional Surgery was launched in July 2009

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