Neurobiology of Disease


Date: May 6, 2009 (Wednesday)
Time: 10:30 a.m.
Theme: Axonal Degeneration (Multiple Sclerosis)
Module: Clinical Demonstration
Session: Patient Interview
Instructor: Dennis Bourdette
Description: Participants will interview and examine a patient with MS
Study questions:
  1. What were the presenting symptoms (by history) and signs (by exam) in this patient?
  2. What is the clinical course in this patient - relapsing/remitting, chronic progressive, primary progressive?
  3. Would you expect this patient to have significant axonal degeneration at this time? Explain.