Our Jan. news & research list includes the possible lingering effects of childhood concussion and the benefits of vitamin D for MS.
We present a selection of interesting neurology articles for the month of January in the following slides. See the slide legends for links to the article summaries.
Interesting Neuro: TBI & imaging in stroke & epilepsy. January 2016
Common Variants in ABCA7 and MS4A6A Are Associated with Cortical and Hippocampal Atrophy. Abstract link. **** Synthetic Prions with Novel Strain-Specified Properties. Abstract link.
Cannabidiol in Patients with Treatment-Resistant Epilepsy: an Open-Label Interventional Trial. Abstract link. **** Yield of Emergent Neuroimaging in Children with New-Onset Seizure and Status Epilepticus. Abstract link.
Understanding and Promoting Resiliency in Patients with Chronic Headache. Abstract link.****Effects of Intravenous and Oral Magnesium on Reducing Migraine: a Meta-analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials. Abstract link.
Safety and Immunologic Effects of High- vs Low-Dose Cholecalciferol in Multiple Sclerosis. Press release. ****Resting State Brain Entropy Alterations in Relapsing Remitting Multiple Sclerosis. Abstract link.
Anticholinergic Load: Is there a Cognitive Cost in Early Parkinson’s Disease?. Abstract link. ****Prospective Study of Plasma Urate and Risk of Parkinson Disease in Men and Women. Abstract link.
Deletion or Inhibition of the Oxygen Sensor PHD1 Protects against Ischemic Stroke via Reprogramming of Neuronal Metabolism. Abstract link. ****Transient Neurological Symptoms in Patients with Intracerebral Hemorrhage. Abstract link.
Hypothermia for Intracranial Hypertension after Traumatic Brain Injury. Abstract link.**** The Persistent Influence of Concussion on Attention, Executive Control and Neuroelectric Function in Preadolescent Children. Abstract link.