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Welcome

Welcome to the Primary Care Neurology Society, the only UK society established for primary care professionals with an interest in neurology.

News

Latest Neurology News for Primary Care

The lasted clincial newsletter from the Primary Care Neurology Society which includes an article on 'Barriers and Facilitators to Self-Management of Epilepsy' is available to read from here.

News from the UK Parkinson's Excellence Network

In latest newsletter Professor David Burn talks about how the recently launched Excellence Network Awards will help make quality services standard for everyone living with Parkinson’s Click here to find out more about this news story and information on the new resource on avoiding unnecessary admissions.

Key Activities

Primary Care Neurology Study Day, 8th December
Our second neurology study day of the year, which we ran in partnership with the SW and SE Thames RCGP's Faculties, includes talks from Dr Nassif Mansour on 'Neurological examination in General Practice', as well as 'Parkinson's Disease - focus on non motor symptoms.  



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Mental Capacity Assessment - Getting it right!, 26th January

Lead by two leading experts in the field, Michael Mandelstam, independent legal trainer & Mark Jayes, speech and language therapist, this practical workshop will help you get to grips with assessment of mental capacity, including an overview of common communication disorders & how these can impact on mental capacity.


Neurodigest

Neurodigest
Neurodigest is a supplement to the renowned ACNR journal for both primary care and community care professionals with an interest in neurology and rehabilitation. It offer a quick overview of key areas of relevant to everyday practice. The second issue has just been released.


Ebrain

ebrain
ebrain is a world first, and represents the largest, most comprehensive web-based training multimedia facility in clinical neurosciences to support both training and Continuous Professional Development for those working in relevant fields.


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Fast Facts
The Fast Facts books are an excellent resource for any primary care professionals, providing clear and relevant information both to healthcare professionals. Included in this series are the books on Parkinson's and epilepsy. If you wish to read the reviews provided by Dr Alistair Church (Parkinson's) and Dr Karen Lanyon (Epilepsy) click on the links below.


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Resources
Videos from recent P-CNS events have been added to the website. These include presentations from the workshop on Parkinson's lead by Dr Tom Britton and Headaches lead by Dr Andy Dowson.



Neurosymptoms

Neurosymptoms - a guide to functional and dissociative neurological symptoms

Website written by a neurologist with a special interest in these problems which aims to give a better understanding of these symptoms.