May 2017

 

In this Issue

Under Pressure

From monoclonal antibodies to non-invasive neuromodulation, new classes of therapeutic interventions for headache and migraine come with great expectations.

Issue

SPECIAL REPORT

Expanding the Scope of Neurology: An Interview with Ralph L. Sacco, MD

New AAN President sees collaboration and wellness as integral to the future of the specialty.

Monoclonal Antibodies and Migraine: What the Neurologist Needs to Know

As a new age in headache medicine is set to begin, it is incumbent upon neurologists to become better familiarized with and explore the implications of monoclonal antibodies in patient care.

By Peter McAllister, MD

Non-Invasive Neuromodulation: The Next Step in Migraine Care?

Neuromodulation devices represent a unique opportunity to patients for effective treatment of migraine in a cost-effective fashion with no significant side effects.

By Stewart J. Tepper, MD

VIEWPOINTS

Measuring Orientation: A New Approach to Concussion Screening and Treatment

Assessing orientation offers a viable means of concussion screening and measuring the neurological impact of head injuries.

By Jamshid Ghajar, MD, PhD

MOVEMENT DISORDERS FOCUS

Levodopa: 50 and Fabulous

By Jill Giordano Farmer, DO, MPH

EXPERT OPINION

Severe Inflammatory Response Causing Choroid Plexitis and Acute Hydrocephalus in a Patient with Hodgkin’s Lymphoma: A Case Report and Review of the Literature

By Julia R. Schneider, BS; Shamik Chakraborty, MD; Christopher G. Filippi, MD; Bidyut K. Pramanik, MD; Todd A. Anderson, MD; Lalitha Anand, MD; Alexis M. Demopoulos, MD; Steven Mandel, MD; Dana Shani, MD; Souhel Najjar, MD; and John A. Boockvar, MD

FINANCIAL PLANNER

What’s New in Retirement Planning?

By Jason O’Dell, MS, CWM; John Kelly, CLU, RHU; and Greg James, CPC, QPA, QKA
 

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About Practical Neurology

Launched in 2002, Practical Neurology is a publication uniquely dedicated to presenting current approaches to patient management, synthesis of emerging research and data, and analysis of industry news with a goal to facilitate practical application and improved clinical practice for all neurologists. Our straightforward articles give neurologists tools they can immediately put into practice.

 
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