Table of Contents

Neural tube formation and prosencephalic development.
Neuronal proliferation, migration, organization, and myelination.
Neurological examination : normal and abnormal features.
Specialized studies in the neurological evaluation.
Neonatal seizures.
Hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy : biochemical and physiological aspects.
Hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy : intrauterine assessment.
Hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy : neuropathology and pathogenesis.
Hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy : clinical aspects.
Intracranial hemorrhage : subdural, primary subarachnoid, cerebellar, intraventricular (term infant), and miscellaneous.
Intracranial hemorrhage : germinal matrix-intraventricular hemorrhage of the premature infant.
Hypoglycemia and brain injury.
Bilirubin and brain injury.
Hyperammonemia and other disorders of amino acid metabolism.
Disorders of organic acid metabolism.
Degenerative diseases of the newborn.
Neuromuscular disorders : motor system, evaluation, and arthrogryposis multiplex congenita.
Neuromuscular disorders : levels above the lower motor neuron to the neuromuscular junction.
Neuromuscular disorders : muscle involvement and restricted disorders.
Viral, protozoan, and related intracranial infections.
Bacterial and fungal intracranial infections.
Injuries of extracranial, cranial, intracranial, spinal cord, and peripheral nervous system structures.
Brain tumors and vein of Galen malformations.
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