Clinical Case Database / Category: Patient Management
Investigation and management of a possible first presentation of multiple sclerosis
Dr David Paling, Dr Tahir Majeed
Foundation Years Journal, volume 4, issue 3, p.8 (123Doc Education, London, March 2010)
This case presents the investigation and management of a patient with a first episode of neurological dysfunction that could be the first presentation of multiple sclerosis. A discussion of the rationale for the investigations and treatment follows, and we discuss communication with a patient and planning for her long-term care.
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Dr David Paling
Dr David Paling
SpR in Neurology
Institute of Neurology
National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery
Dr Tahir Majeed
Consultant in Neurology
Royal Preston Hospital
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