CNS Infection—Clinical Neurology
CNS Infection—Clinical Neurology

CNS Infection—Clinical Neurology

by Carlo Raj, MD

Is that Cryptococcus or Cryptosporidium? What causes trigeminal neuralgia?

CNS infections are always complicated and this subject contains many details infection and the various strategies used to treat them. Learn about all of the ways that pathogens can infect the brain or spinal cord.

This course covers:

  • Acute Bacterial and Viral Meningitis
  • Tuberculous Meningitis
  • Chemical Meningitis
  • Cerebral Toxoplasmosis
  • Fungal Meningoencephalitis
  • Brain Abscess and Encephalitis
  • Herpes Simplex Encephalitis: HSV-1 and HSV-2
  • HIV
  • Transmissible Spongiform Encephalopathy (Prion Diseases)

Dr. Raj will teach you the most important terms and concepts. He will also provide clinical pearls and mnemonics so you can recognize diseases and develop treatments faster. The Lecturio website provides quizzes to test your knowledge and topic reviews to refresh your knowledge. Learn with Lecturio and impress your classmates with your knowledge and high scores.

Course Details

  • Videos 13
  • Duration 1:13 h
  • Quiz questions 54
  • Articles 6

Content

Your Educators of course CNS Infection—Clinical Neurology

 Carlo Raj, MD

Carlo Raj, MD

You probably know MD Edward Goljan and his Rapid Review Pathology Series. But do you know the "new" Goljan? His name is Carlo Raj and he is currently following his mentor's footsteps by presenting you pathology as you have never experienced before.

Carlo Raj has earned his MD at the Medical University of the Americas (MUA) and continued his medical career as international lecturer and author—both assisting MD Edward Goljan and later on his own. Today he is CEO of Indus Intellect, whose goal it is to spread medical knowledge across the globe.


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Nice
By Beatriz M. on 13. November 2019 for Acute Viral Meningitis

I like your lectures Raj! Always helping me a lot, thank you

 
Mistakes fixed
By Rodrigo C. on 07. November 2019 for Acute Bacterial Meningitis: Predisposing Factor Age

I'm glad you fixed the mistakes in the classes so we can fully trust lecturio.

 
Very helpul table
By Rodrigo C. on 06. November 2019 for Acute Meningitis

Very good table explained and I appreciate the extra details added to it.

 
So much fun
By Helen D. on 14. May 2019 for CNS Infection—Clinical Neurology

I enjoy Dr Carl a lot, great and clear and more so easy to understand. Makes medicine a lot more fun