Take 5 minutes to catch up on NeurologyLive's highlights from the week ending November 12, 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.
Announced at the 14th Clinical Trials on Alzheimer’s Disease Conference (CTAD), November 9-12, the new registry will collect routine clinical practice data from the care of patients with Alzheimer disease who are taking an FDA-approved disease-modifying therapy.
In episode 5 of the NeurologyLive News Network series, "CMSC 2021: Updates in MS," Robert Zivadanov, MD, PhD, shares his thoughts on enhancing myelin regeneration and repair to counteract neurodegeneration in patients with multiple sclerosis.
The assistant professor of neurology at Weill Cornell Medicine provided thoughts on his exploratory analysis, which found rivaroxaban to be superior to aspirin in reducing recurrent stroke. He discussed whether the data change how clinicians use the 2 drugs; the need for expanded, larger studies; and the realistic impact recurrent stroke has on the world today.
Forget what you think you know about red wine or chocolate ‘activating’ migraine. Many commonly accepted “triggers” aren’t triggers at all. Michael Marmura, MD, associate professor and director of Outpatient Operations, Jefferson Headache Center; and co-chief, Division of Headache, Jefferson University Hospital, writes offering his insight to clinicians treating migraine.
The professor of neurology at the NYU Grossman School of Medicine provided his thoughts on the most notable strides within the multiple sclerosis field in the past year, and to find out why patients with MS should continue to have hope in the coming years.
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