June 2018

 

Issue

CHIEF MEDICAL EDITOR’S PAGE

New Diagnostic Insights & Challenges of Treatment

By Sanjeev Vaishnavi, MD, PhD

MS MINUTE

Update on CHANGE-MS: Clinical Trial Results for GNbAC1

Is the cause of MS within us?

By Daniel Kantor, MD, FAAN, FANA

HEADACHE HORIZONS

We Are All Headache Specialists

Erenumab approval heralds a new era in headache medicine.

By Peter McAllister, MD

COVER FOCUS: ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE

Disclosing Amyloid Status to a Person Without Cognitive Impairments

Anticipating a novel clinical practice.

By Kristin Harkins, MPH; and Jason Karlawish, MD

Stigma of Alzheimer’s Disease Dementia

Clinicians can address the challenges of stigma in routine clinical practice.

By Shana D. Stites, PsyD, MS, MA; and Jason Karlawish, MD

Helping Patients With Dementia and Caregivers Live Well

We can find art in Alzheimer’s disease.

By Daniel C. Potts, MD, FAAN; Neelum T. Aggarwal, MD; and Angel C. Duncan, MA, MFT-ATR

Clinical Management of Patients with Alzheimer’s Disease

The central theme is supportive care aimed at improving quality of life.

By Riddhi Patira, MD; and Sanjeev Vaishnavi, MD, PhD

Sleep, Circadian Rhythms, and Alzheimer’s Disease

Sleep and circadian rhythm disturbances are symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease that may also contribute to disease pathogenesis.

By Erik S. Musiek, MD, PhD

Monoclonal Antibody Studies

An Interview with Rachelle S. Doody, MD, PhD

FINANCIAL PLANNER

Malpractice Prevention Strategies

The inherent risk of medicine mandates both risk management and asset protection.

By David B. Mandell, JD, MBA; and Jason M. O’Dell, MS, CWM

CASE REPORT

Recurrent Stroke-Like Events Before Diagnosis of X-Linked Charcot—Marie—Tooth Disease

Awareness of pathognomonic findings may prevent unnecessary tests and treatments.

By Arayamparambil C. Anilkumar, MD

EPILEPSY ESSENTIALS

Epilepsy in Patients With Alzheimer’s Disease

Providers should have a high index of suspicion for seizure disorders in patients with Alzheimer’s disease.

By G. Peter Gliebus, MD; Ahmad Al-Sibai, MD; and Michelle L. Dougherty, MD
 

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