Our Dec. news & research list includes groundbreaking research from AES 2015 as well as a few potential neurodegeneration biomarkers.
We present a selection of interesting neurology articles for the month of December in the following slides. See the slide legends for links to the article summaries.
Interesting Neurology: epilepsy updates & autism risks. December 2015
Alcohol Consumption and Mortality in Patients with Mild Alzheimer’s Disease: a Prospective Cohort Study. Abstract link. **** Topological Analyses in APP/PS1 Mice Reveal that Astrocytes Do Not Migrate to Amyloid-Î² Plaques. Abstract link.
Antidepressant Use During Pregnancy and the Risk of Autism Spectrum Disorder in Children. Abstract link.**** Maternal Polycystic Ovary Syndrome and the Risk of Autism Spectrum Disorders in the Offspring: a Population-Based Nationwide Study in Sweden. Abstract link.
Evidence of Epileptic Networks Activation and Modulation by Electrical Stimulation and Interstitial Ablation of Epileptic Nodes as Defined by SEEG Recordings. Abstract link. Poster 2.081**** A New Waveform Identified during Video-EEG. Abstract link. Poster 3.114
Do Seizures Age the Brain?: Machine Learning Analysis of Structural MRI. Abstract link. Poster 1.146**** Central Mechanisms of Electrodermal Biofeedback in Reducing Seizure Frequency in Patients with Epilepsy: Neuroimaging Study. Abstract link. Poster 3.277
Efficacy and Safety of Epidiolex (Cannabidiol) in Children and Young Adults with Treatment-Resistant Epilepsy: Update from the Expanded Access Program. Abstract link. Poster 3.397**** Screening for Suicidal Ideation and Behavior among Youth with Epilepsy Can Save Lives. Abstract link. Poster 1.009
Asthma is a Risk Factor for New Onset Chronic Migraine: Results from the American Migraine Prevalence and Prevention Study. Abstract link.**** Screen Time Exposure and Reporting of Headaches in Young Adults: a Cross-Sectional Study. Abstract link.
Granzyme B-Inhibitor Serpina3n Induces Neuroprotection in vitro and in vivo. Abstract link. ****Adipsin Is Associated with Multiple Sclerosis: a Follow-up Study of Adipokines. Abstract link.
Midlife Milk Consumption and Substantia Nigra Neuron Density at Death. Abstract link. ****Reduced Cerebrospinal Fluid Mitochondrial DNA Is a Biomarker for Early-Stage Parkinson’s Disease. Abstract link.
Enrollment Volume Effect on Risk Factor Control and Outcomes in the SAMMPRIS Trial. Abstract link. ****Safety, Feasibility, and Efficacy of Vagus Nerve Stimulation Paired With Upper-Limb Rehabilitation After Ischemic Stroke. Abstract link.