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New DBS System for Parkinson’s Disease, Essential Tremor Approved

The deep brain stimulation market will soon be expanding, as the FDA has approved St. Jude Medical’s Infinity system for the treatment Parkinson’s disease and esse… read more

Investigational BACE Inhibitor for Early Alzheimer’s Disease Moves to Phase 3 Trials

An investigational BACE inhibitor for the treatment of early Alzheimer’s disease is moving into Phase 3 trials, following confirmation from the FDA. Developed in a partn… read more

Once-Monthly Self-Administered Multiple Sclerosis Treatment Zinbryta Wins FDA Approval

The FDA has approved Zinbryta (daclizumab, Biogen/AbbVie), a once-monthly, self-administered, subcutaneous treatment for relapsing forms of multiple sclerosis (RMS). The … read more

NFL Player Donates to Studies Investigating Cannabinoids for Pain and CTE

NFL player Eugene Monroe has donated $80,000 to researchers at Johns Hopkins University and the University of Pennsylvania to examine the therapeutic potential of cannabinoid … read more

New Drug Class Established as Nuplazid Receives FDA Approval for Parkinson’s Disease Psychosis

The FDA has approved Nuplazid (pimavanserin) from Acadia Pharmaceuticals for the treatment of hallucinations and delusions associated with Parkinson’s disease psychosis, whi… read more

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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.