Neurological Infections

Module Editors: Tom Solomon and Jessica Martin

This module includes sessions on diagnosis and management of viral, bacterial, parasitic and prion diseases affecting the brain, spinal cord and surrounding structures. With contributions from neurologists, infectious disease specialists and spinal surgeons, this is also suitable for a broader audience, including those in emergency medicine and infectious diseases.

Please select a session from the list below:

Available courses

Discitis, Vertebral Osteomyelitis and Epidural Abscess NEW

Cryptococcal Meningitis

Cerebral Malaria new

HIV Neuropathy

Nervous System Manifestations of Varicella Zoster Infection

Autoimmune Encephalitis

Bibliography Wiki

Introduction to Neurological Infectious Diseases

Acute Pneumococcal and Meningococcal Meningitis

Diagnosing and Managing Patients with Tubercular Meningitis

Listeria Monocytogenes Meningitis

Aseptic Meningitis


Herpes Simplex Virus Encephalitis

Congenital Cytomegalovirus

HIV Neuropathy

HIV Encephalopathy

The Neurology of HTLV-1 Infection


Cerebral Malaria



Lyme Borreliosis


Human Prion Diseases

The Diagnosis and Management of Cerebral Abscesses

Imaging Features of Bacterial Brain Infections

Discitis, Vertebral Osteomyelitis and Epidural Abscess