Common Neurological Disorders

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Estimated time to complete session: 45 min.


Learning Objectives

1. Describe the classification of seizure disorders.
2. Identify the appropriate diagnostic tests in the evaluation of a seizure disorder.
3. List the medications used to treat status epileticus.
4. Select the common medications for epilepsy and appropriately monitor them.
5. Know the unique features of managing seizure disorders in a pregnant patients.
6. Diagnose and treat vascular headaches.
7. Recognize the indicators for neuroimaging in the evaluation of headaches.

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
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William J. Geiger, MD, FAAFP, Associate Program Director, Grant Family Medicine Residency, OhioHealth, Columbus, Ohio

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

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