FP Essentials™

Neurologic Conditions

Edition #477 | February 2019

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  • Summarize the characteristic symptoms and history that help to establish diagnoses of diabetic peripheral neuropathy, drug-induced peripheral neuropathy, and chronic idiopathic axonal polyneuropathy.
  • Describe prevention and management options for diabetic peripheral neuropathy, drug-induced peripheral neuropathy, and chronic idiopathic axonal polyneuropathy.
  • Describe the motor and nonmotor symptoms of Parkinson disease.
  • List first- and second-line treatment options for motor and nonmotor symptoms of Parkinson disease.
  • Formulate an approach to the evaluation of an adult patient with nonfebrile newonset seizures, including neuroimaging.
  • Summarize the issues involved in decision-making regarding initiation and discontinuation of antiepileptic drugs for adult patients after a first epileptic seizure.
  • Identify the categories of dizziness and list one diagnosis per category and a targeted examination technique that can assist in making a specific diagnosis.
  • Review treatment options for benign paroxysmal positional vertigo, Meniere disease, and vestibular migraine.
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