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Lilly and Roche to Collaborate on Alzheimer’s Diagnostic Tool

Eli Lilly and Roche Diagnostics are partnering on the ongoing development of a commercially scalable cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) assay for amyloid-beta 1-42. Under the agreement…

Racial Demographics of Dementia Highlighted in New Study

Data from the first study to look at dementia risk in a population representing the diversity of the US revealed that the highest incidence rates were in African Americans and…

Ischemic Stroke Risk in Young Adults More Pronounced in African Americans

New findings suggest pronounced ethnic differences in ischemic stroke subtypes in young adults. In a study published in BMC Neurology (October 29, 2015), authors conducted a p…

Study to Test Effectiveness of App to Track Concussions

Researchers at NYU Langone Medical Center are testing whether a new free mobile app for iPhone and Apple Watch can help those with concussions better track their symptoms duri…

Blocking Inflammation Slows Alzheimer’s Development

Blocking inflammation in the brain may slow the progression of Alzheimer’s disease (AD), according to a new study published in Brain (January 6, 2016). To understand migrogl…

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Open Payments Update: Will More Data + More Errors = More Physician Peril?

An early look at samples from the full 2014 Open Payments records suggests that physicians must be ready to review and dispute their records before they go public.

Open Payments Errors Could Put Physicians in a Bad Light

As the Open Payments website becomes more user-friendly, physicians must ensure their disclosures are accurate, or risk misinterpretation.


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Launched in January 2002, Practical Neurology strives to enhance quality of care and improve the daily operation of neurology practices. Each month, our experts explain the real-world significance of recent advances in neurologic science and offer step-by-step advice on how to overcome the clinical and business challenges neurologists face. Our straightforward, how-to articles give neurologists tools they can put into practice right away.