• Course

5.5 hours

All audiences


After completing this course of modules, you should be able to:

  • Feel confident in assessing and diagnosing patients presenting with symptoms of stroke
  • Manage patients with ongoing neurological disorders such as epilepsy and Parkinson's disease, including the initial diagnosis and ongoing multidisciplinary management
  • Feel confident in making a diagnosis of Bell’s palsy, and in ruling out serious causes of unilateral facial weakness such as stroke
  • Be able to perform a full and an abbreviated cranial nerve examination in a logical, comprehensive sequence, and know the significance of some common or clinically serious abnormal neurological findings.


Accreditor credit Accreditation statement
BMJ Learning courses 5.5 credits, 5:30 hours This course is accredited to the combined value of the modules it contains.