Case Files Neurology | Clinical Neurology

Excel in your neurology clerkship and on the USMLE Step 2 CK. 53 high-yield cases!

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You need exposure to cases to pass the USMLE and shelf exams and that’s exactly what this innovative resource offers. Written by experienced educators, Case Files: Neurology helps you think through diagnosis and management when confronting clinical neurology problems.

53 high-yield clinical cases focus on the core competencies for the neurology clerkship. Each case includes an extended discussion, definitions of key terms, clinical pearls, and USMLE-format review questions.

Clinical pearls highlight key concepts

This free application includes 1 sample case study from the 53 that are available through an in-app purchase of $29.99 of Case Files Neurology.

 Proven learning system improves your clinical neurology shelf exam scores

With this system, you will learn in the context of real patients, rather than merely memorize facts.

Primer on how to approach clinical neurology problems and think like a doctor.

Each case has been designed for the iPad and iPhone/iPod with interactive features.


“This [app] is extraordinary. The clinical cases are engaging and enjoyable to read, maximizing the absorption of valuable clinical information. I recommend this [app] to all medical students on clinical rotations.” 

Lance E. Davis, medical student, University of Texas, Southwestern Medical School

“Great app! Very intuitive way to proceed through all the cases and their related topics. Good transition from book to app.”

Matthew Krantz

“Very nice app.”

KSA, Neurologist

“A great source to build confidence and expertise in the clinical setting in a truly enjoyable and  easy to understand way!! I mean every word. In fact, words fail me. Thank you with all my gratitude. Having this app helps to take me one step closer to fulfilling my academic dreams! Well written and explained!”

S. Sudhakaran

App Features:
  • Highlight key concepts
  • Study/Exam/Bookmark modes are available for USMLE-style review questions.
  • In the Study mode, check the answers as you tackle the questions.
  • In the Exam mode, time yourself and review the answers after the time is up.
  • In the Bookmark mode, review only the questions you have flagged for further study.
  • File away correctly answered questions after each practice quiz.
  • Choose the number of questions in each practice quiz: 25, 50, 75, 100, 200, or all.
  • Opt to include questions from previous quizzes.
  • Learn further from interactive questions at the end of each case, with explanations.
  • Sort cases by name or by case number.
  • Take down notes using the Notes section for each case.
  • Study in horizontal or vertical mode on the iPhone and the iPad.
  • Store quiz scores to track your progress.
App Contents:

Section I: Applying Basic Sciences to Clinical Situations

  • Part 1. Approach to Learning
  • Part 2. Approach to Disease
  • Part 3: Approach to Reading

Section II: Clinical Cases – 53 Case Scenarios

Section III: Listing of Cases

  • Listing by Case Number
  • Listing by Disorder

Each case includes the following sections:

Case Description

  • Answers to
  • Approach to
  • Clinical Pearls
  • Case Questions and Answers
About the Authors

Eugene C. Toy, MD (series editor), The John S. Dunn Senior Academic Chief and Program Director, The Methodist Hospital–Houston Ob/Gyn Residency, Clerkship Director, Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas–Houston Medical School, Houston, TX

Ericka Simpson, MD, Assistant Professor, Neurology, Weill-Cornell Medical College, New York, NY; Co-Director, MDA Neuromuscular Clinics, Director, ALS Clinical Research Division, Methodist Neurological Institute, Program Director, The Methodist Hospital Neurology Residency, Houston, TX

Milvia Pleitez, MD, Assistant Professor, Neurology, Weill-Cornell Medical College, New York, NY; Methodist Neurological Institute, Houston, TX

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