A quick reference guide describing the MRC muscle power assessment scale for neurological examination, including tables in various formats (including PDF).
An overview of Chiari malformations including disease subtypes, radiological appearance, clinical presentation and management options.
A guide to performing a focussed examination of a patient with suspected Parkinson’s disease in an OSCE setting.
A guide to assessing a patient’s level of consciousness using the Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS).
An overview of common gait abnormalities including hemiplegic gait, Parkinsonian gait, ataxic gait, neuropathic gait, choriform gait and antalgic gait.
This article explains the dermatomes and myotomes of the human body, with an included dermatome map. Examining myotomes and dermatomes is a vital part of a thorough neurological examination, particularly when a patient has a spinal cord injury.
A step-by-step guide to examining the eyes in an OSCE setting, with an included video demonstration
A step-by-step guide to performing a cerebellar examination in an OSCE setting.
A step-by-step guide to performing lower limb neurological examination in an OSCE setting, with an included video demonstration.
A step-by-step guide to upper limb neurological examination in an OSCE setting, with an included video demonstration.
A step-by-step approach to cranial nerve examination in an OSCE setting, with an included video demonstration.