Incorporating a strong application to real clinical problems, the new fifth edition of Mayo Clinic Medical Neuroscience provides one of the most contemporary and succinct teaching approaches to the current status of basic neuroscience knowledge. Setting a new standard for excellence in introductory medical neuroscience education, Benarroch, Daube, Flemming and Westmoreland utilize unique skill-building methods that facilitate learning through problem solving, while keeping students engaged and focused. New to the fifth edition are skillfully rendered full-color illustrations that detail the core focus of anatomy and systems throughout the text. New updates that incorporate recent advances in neuroscience, including neurochemistry and genetics are also included. Today's students and faculty will appreciate the full realm of need-to-know basic neuroscience knowledge in one of the most concise and highly readable formats.