This rotation places you in a neurology consultation service where you will see patients with a wide variety of neurological pathologies.
You will observe the assessment and treatment of neurology patients. You may see conditions including cerebral vascular accidents, multiple sclerosis, tumors and seizure disorders.
Residents in the specialized child and adolescent psychiatry track may opt to take one month of this rotation in pediatric neurology.
PGY-1 and PGY-4 (one month each)
Caseloads vary depending on the type of service and clinical demand, averaging from two to eight patients.
You will treat patients with a variety of neurological illnesses, including multiple sclerosis, stroke and dementia.