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July 1957

News and Comment

AMA Arch NeurPsych. 1957;78(1):54. doi:10.1001/archneurpsyc.1957.02330370068007


American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Inc.  —The American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Inc., announces the following schedule of examinations:

Changes in Examination Procedures in Basic Neurology for Neurologists Only.  The Board has changed the organization and procedure of the examinations in Basic Neurology. Candidates may have been told of the type of examinations in Basic Neurology previously utilized by the examining sections. This consisted of two duplicate one-hour examinations in Basic Neurology. It is not the wish of the Board to surprise candidates by unannounced changes in the examination procedure.Candidates will have two one-hour examinations in Basic Neurology.

  1. One one-hour examination in (a) gross pathology, (b) microscopic pathology, (c) neuroanatomy.

  2. A second one-hour examination in (a) neuroroentgenology, (b) neurophysiology and EEG, (c) neurochemistry, (d) neuropharmocology, (e) clinical diagnostic testing.

This type of examination will be used beginning with the December, 1957, examination.

The American Board 

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