NeurologyLive Friday 5 — April 9, 2021

April 9, 2021
NeurologyLive Staff

Take 5 minutes to catch up on NeurologyLive's highlights from the week ending April 9, 2021.

Welcome to NeurologyLive's Friday 5! Every week, the staff compiles 5 highlights of NeurologyLive's widespread coverage in neurology, ranging from newsworthy study findings and FDA action to expert interviews and peer-to-peer panel discussions.

1: Peer Exchange: Patient Selection in MS Treatment

In this Peer Exchange series, "Management of Progressive Multiple Sclerosis," experts in MS care including Bruce Cree, MD, PhD; Joseph R. Berger, MD; Kristen Krysko, MD; Fred D. Lublin, MD; and Robert Fox, MD, discuss patient selection for drugs based on disease activity.

2: NeuroVoices: Rodolfo Savica, MD, PhD, on Parkinson Disease Awareness Month

The consultant in the department of neurology at Mayo Clinic detailed a number of topics surrounding Parkinson Disease Awareness Month, including the progress made in the last 2 decades.

3: Mind Moments – Problem Recognition: Cerebral Palsy Diagnosis

"Mind Moments," a podcast from NeurologyLive, brings you an exclusive interview with Bhooma Aravamuthan, MD, DPhil, who recently completed a survey of child neurologists and neurodevelopmentalists regarding their inclusion in the diagnosis of individuals with cerebral palsy, about the findings and the current status of care for the condition.

4: Migraine-Related Sensory Hypersensitivity Symptoms Associated With History of Abuse

Patients with a history of abuse reported a higher average or median questionnaire scores that focused on anxiety, depression, photophobia, hyperacusis, ictal allodynia, and interictal allodynia.

5: CURE Connections: Treating MS During COVID-19

In this CURE Connections series, "Strategies for Managing Progressive Multiple Sclerosis During COVID-19," features Mary Ann Picone, MD, and June Halper, MSN, MSCN, and an individual with MS as they discuss the incorporation of televisits for multiple sclerosis during COVID-19.