Neurobiology of Disease


Date: May 24, 2012 (Thursday)
Time: 10 a.m.
Theme: Injury and Repair (Multiple Sclerosis)
Module: Clinical Demonstration
Session: Patient interview
Instructor: Dennis Bourdette, Professor and Chair of Neurology, OHSU
Objectives: 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.
Readings: see 5/22/12