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Cure SMA: Evaluation of SMA in the Era of Telehealth

March 11, 2021

The NeurologyLive Cure Connections series, “Evaluation of Spinal Muscular Atrophy in the Era of Telehealth,” put on in partnership with Cure SMA, features Diana Castro, MD, and Garey H. Noritz, MD, who offer tips and demonstrations for screening and diagnosing SMA via telehealth. Additionally, resources provided by Cure SMA are outlined for families and clinicians who suspect SMA or have a patient diagnosed with SMA.

Economic Burden for SMA Management Continues to Rise

January 21, 2021

The average number of inpatient claims per year was higher for patients with SMA than their matched non-SMA patients, with respiratory illness the most common reason for an inpatient admission among all patients with SMA.