November news includes potential Alzheimer treatments, FDA approval of a device to prevent recurrent stroke, & a newly typified headache disorder.
We present a selection of interesting neurology articles for the month of November in the following slides. See the slide legends for links to the article summaries.
Estimating Risk of Word-Finding Problems in Adults Undergoing Epilepsy Surgery. Abstract Link. ****Long-Term Treatment of Epilepsy with Everolimus in Tuberous Sclerosis. Abstract link.
Sleep Problems and Hypothalamic Dopamine D3 Receptor Availability in Parkinson Disease. Abstract link.****Multifocal Repetitive TMS for Motor and Mood Symptoms of Parkinson Disease. Abstract link.
FDA Approves New Device for Prevention of Recurrent Strokes in Certain Patients. Press release. ****Yield of Screening for Atrial Fibrillation in Primary Care with a Hand-Held, Single-Lead Electrocardiogram Device during Influenza Vaccination. Abstract link.
Metabolomics Profiling of Concussion in Adolescent Male Hockey Players: a Novel Diagnostic Method. Abstract link.****Treatment of Severe Adult Traumatic Brain Injury Using Bone Marrow Mononuclear Cells. Abstract link.