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CEYE Student Resource Guide: Neurology and Neuroscience

Neurology and Neuroscience

Nervous System

                diagram of the nervous system

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Books & Journals

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Neurology and Neurosurgery at Mount Sinai

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Neurology (Click Here) 

  • Neurology is the study and treatment of nervous system disorders, including problems with the brain and spinal cord. Some of these issues are movement disorders, such as Parkinson’s disease; neurodegenerative disorders, such as Alzheimer’s disease; and seizure disorders, such as epilepsy. 

Neurological Surgery (Click Here)

  • Neurosurgery is the branch of medicine that deals with nervous system disorders—both disorders and injuries—surgically. Commonly treated brain and spinal cord conditions include brain tumors, movement disorders, hydrocephalus, and epilepsy.