April 2017

 

Issue

COVER FOCUS

In-Focus: Multiple Sclerosis

Retooling Multiple Sclerosis Care

Filling the Gaps in the Multiple Sclerosis Treatment Landscape

The addition of a potential breakthrough agent may change the treatment arena, but wellness and early treatment remain the foundation of effective care.

With Patricia K. Coyle, MD

Vitamin D: Considerations for Treatment, Prevention, and Risk in Multiple Sclerosis Care

Preliminary signals are strong that vitamin D has a role to play in MS, but more research is needed to confirm the need for supplementation as a preventive or therapeutic measure.

By Ellen Mowry, MD

Shared Decision-Making in Multiple Sclerosis Management

Engaging and informing patients about the disease, therapy, and lifestyle is the cornerstone of effective multiple sclerosis care.

By Amy Perrin Ross, APN, MSN, CNRN, MSCN

EPILEPSY ESSENTIALS

The Utility of EEG in Prognosis Post-Cardiac Arrest

EEG findings are helpful at either end of the spectrum, but more research is needed before it can be used more broadly to determine prognosis for patients with cardiac arrest.

By Michelle Dougherty, MD

EXPERT OPINION

Small Fiber Neuropathy in Sjogren’s Syndrome: A Review

A lack of uniform diagnostic criteria for small fiber neuropathy and Sjogren’s syndrome presents several challenges for treatment.

By Anna Chang, BS, Kevin Lazo, DO, Michael Malekan, DO, and Steven Mandel, MD

FINANCIAL PLANNER

Improving Your After-Tax Financial Efficiency

By Carole C. Foos, CPA and David B. Mandell, JD, MBA
 

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About Practical Neurology

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.

 
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