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Table 2 Rating of 10 most important “neurologic” learning objectives

From: Development of learning objectives for neurology in a veterinary curriculum: part I: undergraduates

Learning objectives Mean rating
- Neurolocalize a lesion based on the examination findings. 2.37
- Understand CNS diseases according to the VITAMIN-D principal 2.37
- Understand the diagnosis and treatment of disc disease in dogs and cats. 2.35
- Understand the pathogenesis of disc disease in dogs and cats. 2.32
- Understand the diagnosis and treatment of seizure in dogs and cats 2.29
- Perform a neurologic examination of all species 2.24
- The side-effect profiles of the immunosuppressive drugs for CNS inflammatory disease 2.21
- The gross neuroanatomic structures of the cat and dog brain and spinal cord 2.19
- The mechanism of action of pain therapy 2.19
- Ability to interpret radiographs of the skull 2.18