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  • Compendium Medicine pocket Neurology - open book view
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  • Medical student holding the Neurology pocket guide
  • Pocket Neurology (20% pre-order discount)

Pocket Neurology (20% pre-order discount)

€49,95 €39,95

On May 1st, this pocket goes to print! Delivery expected in June 2024. Don't miss out on a 20% early-bird discount.

A compact and practical handbook for everyone in healthcare. It covers general clinical topics, such as essential anatomic and physiological aspects, and important additional neurological diagnostics. Over 50 neurological conditions are presented, including the clinical fundamentals.

Product details

- Language: English

- Written and updated according to European guidelines

- ISBN: 9789083190990

- Print length: 264 pages

- Edition: first (2024)

- Dimensions: 170 mm x 120 mm

- The pocket fits in your white coat!

- On May 1st, this pocket will head to the printer! We expect to ship it to you in June 2024.

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"Not only for students. Keep your basic neurological knowledge alive at any stage of your career."

Prof. P. Portegies, Professor of Neurology, MD PhD FAAN, University of Amsterdam, OLVG and Amsterdam UMC

Need a neurology reference on hand?

Explore key neurological conditions and clinical reasoning, including flow diagrams for several significant conditions, such as headaches, vertigo and loss of consciousness.

These resources will assist you in navigating from patient complaints to diagnosis, utilising both patient symptoms and diagnostic findings.

Help us kickstart this project!

Founders Veerle Smit and Romée Snijders in Amsterdam

The starting point of our journey

Over the years, we've created 18 bestselling pockets in Dutch. We're now bringing Compendium to the world with our English books. Are you ready for a global overview of medical knowledge?

Crossing borders with our bestseller

After selling our first English book about Radiology in 75+ countries, we're thrilled to work on our second international book. The Neurology pocket is one of our most popular pockets in the Netherlands and Belgium.

A part of the team working on the Neurology book

A team effort worth supporting!

We're working on the international Neurology book together with a passionate team of students and experienced doctors. Join our mission to make medical knowledge accessible worldwide!

What our Dutch readers say about the pocket

Useful resource

All important aspects are included in the pocket. It fits into your white coat.


Highly recommended

Very handy and useful pocket! Short summary to grab for differential diagnoses.


Very useful pocket

For neurology, my knowledge had faded a bit. Thanks to the pocket, this is now being refreshed!


Find all the essential information, conveniently structured for quick reference

Solid structure

Visual, to the point and concise
- Clinical focus
- Convenient index

Compendium Method ©
- Straightforward tables
- Illustrations for every medical condition
- Icons, many figures and useful mnemonics
- Quality ensured by medical specialists
- No unnecessary words

Practical chapters

- Anatomy
- Physiology
- Neurological history
- Neurological examination
- Additional diagnostics
- Patient status documentation
- Lab values and interpretation
- Pharmacotherapy
- Differential diagnoses
- Neurological conditions
- Clinical reasoning

Access various aspects of neurology

Get a glimpse inside!

Practical overview of anatomy and physiology

Common complaints with differential diagnoses

Walkthrough of a brain CT assessment

50+ neurologic conditions with typical PE findings and indicated diagnostics

Please note that the video features the Dutch version of the book, as we're currently working on the English version. You will receive the English version!

In one glance: clear images

With thanks to our medical illustrators.

CT with a hypodense area in the left hemisphere consistent with cerebral infarction

CT with hypodense area indicating infarction

Types of headaches

Types of spinal cord syndromes pocket Neurology

Types of spinal cord syndromes

Quality guaranteed by medical specialists


Prof. P. Portegies

Professor of Neurology, MD PhD FAAN, University of Amsterdam, OLVG and Amsterdam UMC


Dr. J. Schieving

MD, Paediatric Neurologist at Radboudumc Nijmegen

Dr. B.J.J.W. Schouwenberg

Clinical Pharmacologist at Radboudumc Nijmegen

Drs. K.S.J. Post

Neurologist at Ommelander Hospital Groningen

Dr. E.A.C. Beenakker

Neurologist at Medical Center Leeuwarden


Drs. F.H.M. Spaander

MD, Neurologist at Zaans Medical Centrum


Iris Verhagen

MD, Neurology Resident


Estelle van Eijk

Sounding board
MD, Neurology Resident

Neurology pocket FAQ

Is your question not listed here? You can reach out to us via chat in the bottom right corner or by email: contact@compendiummedicine.com.

  • The pocket's production is guided by the collective effort of students, doctors, and a team of over 10 specialists, including neurologists.

  • The quality is ensured by a team of medical specialists who supervised and revised the text written by medical students.

  • This book is written for a diverse range of readers, including medical students during their rotations, residents, and potentially medical specialists who are not specialised in neurology and wish to refresh their knowledge.

  • The supervising team consists of a broad group of medical doctors, part of which is specialised in neurology, and a part of which is in charge of readability and clinical applicability. In that way, we can ensure the best medical quality of the pocket while keeping it user-friendly!

  • The guidelines in this book are written and updated according to European guidelines.

  • Currently, we're offering our pockets as paperback only. While we may explore digital options in the future, it's not on our roadmap at the moment.


A team of students and doctors share the passion to bring healthcare together and make medicine clear and accessible worldwide!

Founder Romee Snijders, MD, in white coat

Romée Snijders

MD, PhD candidate, Founder Compendium Medicine

Founder Veerle Smit, MD, in white coat

Veerle Smit

MD, Founder Compendium Medicine

Gwen Vuurberg

Chief Editor
MD, PhD, Radiology and Nuclear Medicine resident at Rijnstate & Radboud University Medical Center

Compendium Medicine Melissa van Kuik

Melissa van Kuik

MD, Neurology Resident

Liza Gelissen Compendium Medicine

Liza Gelissen

MD, PhD candidate at Amsterdam UMC, MS Center

Sabhat Akhtar Compendium Medicine

Sabhat Akhtar

MD, Emergency Medicine Resident


Demi van Bijlevelt

Junior doctor Emergency Medicine

Carlijn Veldman

Editor pocket Neurology (Dutch)
MD, Resident in Pulmonary Medicine 

"Where essential neurological wisdom fits seamlessly in your pocket."

Dr. E.A.C. Beenakker, Neurologist at Medical Center Leeuwarden

World map - pocket Neurology sold in over 55 countries

Why order the Neurology pocket now?

Receive a limited 20% early-bird discount

Be among the first to receive the pocket

Contribute to our mission of making medical knowledge accessible worldwide

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  • Supporting us by pre-ordering the Neurology pocket is not just about acquiring a valuable medical resource; it's about contributing to a mission. Our mission is to make essential medical knowledge accessible to medical students and professionals worldwide. By supporting us, you're not only investing in your own education or practice but also helping us achieve this global goal.

  • Yes, by pre-ordering the pocket, you are guaranteed to receive a copy of the Neurology pocket once it's completed. Our early customers are top priority, and your support ensures you'll be among the first to have access to this valuable resource.

  • We ship to almost every country in the world. If you're unable to complete your order, simply send us an email. We will be more than happy to assist you and arrange shipping to your location. You will receive the discount that applies at the time you email us.

  • On May 1st, the pocket Neurology will head to the printer, together with the pocket Cardiology! Once we receive them, they'll be swiftly sent out. We anticipate that the pocket will be delivered to you in June 2024.

✅ 100% Efficiency

No unnecessary words

✅ 100% Visual

Through icons, diagrams, tables & images

✅ 100% Quality

Ensured by medical specialists