NeurologyLive Friday 5 — December 4, 2020

December 4, 2020
NeurologyLive Staff

Take 5 minutes to catch up on NeurologyLive's highlights from the week ending December 4, 2020.

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: American Epilepsy Society 2020 Meeting

The annual meeting of the American Epilepsy Society (AES) is taking place virtually from December 4–8, 2020. NeurologyLive's coverage of the conference, including top data presentations and expert interviews, starts Friday and will extend into the following week.

2: Mind Moments Episode 23: Real-World Acute Migraine Care

"Mind Moments," a podcast from NeurologyLive, brings you an exclusive interview with Merle Diamond, MD, president and managing director, Diamond Headache Clinic, in Chicago, Illinois.

3: Peer Exchange: Cerebrospinal Fluid in Diagnosing Multiple Sclerosis

In this episode, the panel of Fred Lublin, MD; Patricia K. Coyle, MD; Scott Newsome, DO, MSCS, FAAN; and Mark Freedman, MD, testing for the presence of oligoclonal bands in cerebrospinal fluid to assist in the diagnosis of multiple sclerosis, as well as when to retest cerebrospinal fluid.

4: NeuroVoices: Martina Bebin, MD, MPA, on Infantile Spasms Awareness

The professor of neurology and pediatrics at the University of Alabama at Birmingham Epilepsy Center sat down to discuss a multitude of topics surrounding Infantile Spasms Awareness Week.

5: The Use of Ketogenic Triglycerides to Improve Cognitive Function

Stephen Cunnane, PhD, Research Center on Aging, Universite de Sherbrooke, discussed the ketogenic drink used in his recent study and the action of ketogenic diets.