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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.

Evaluation of Spinal Muscular Atrophy in the Era of Telehealth

January 14, 2021

Diana Castro, MD, and Garey H. Noritz, MD, discuss the screening and diagnosing of Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA) using telehealth offering tips and suggestions to clinicians. SMArt Moves and Cure SMA are some resources outlined for families and clinicians who suspect SMA or have a patient diagnosed with SMA.

Mary Schroth, MD: The Challenge of Early SMA Recognition

September 10, 2020

The chief medical officer at Cure SMA detailed the importance of having options for patients and how certain administration routes and schedules offer more personalized approaches, particularly for adult patients with SMA.