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Emerging Gene Therapy for Parkinson’s Disease Creates New Brain Circuits

Friday, November 30, 2018—A recent study found that gene therapy in development for treatment of patients with Parkinson's disease creates new circuits in the brain associated with improved movemen…

Biases in Dementia Screening Tools

Wednesday, November 28, 2018—Brief cognitive tests are useful screening tools for dementia in the primary care setting; however, a study published in the journal Neurology Clinical Practice show…

Eye Exam May Lead to Early Diagnosis of Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease

Monday, November 26, 2018—A National Institutes of Health (NIH) study found that the eye may be a source for early diagnosis of Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (CJD). The findings also raise the possibility …

Study Confirms Benefits of Laser Interstitial Thermal Therapy

Wednesday, November 14, 2018—A prospective, multi-center clinical study of 42 patients with brain lesions that recurred after stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) for metastatic brain tumors showed p…

New Functional Outcome Measure for Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease

Wednesday, September 26, 2018—The Charcot-Marie-Tooth Functional Outcome Measure (CMT-FOM) is a new performance-based measure designed to assess functional abilities in adults with CMT that has now been sh…

Flortaucipir Positron Emission Tomography Imaging Differentiates Alzheimer Disease From Other Neurodegenerative Diseases

Wednesday, September 19, 2018—In a cross-sectional, multicenter international trial, (JAMA. 2018;320(11):1151-1162.) it was shown that neuroimaging with [18F]flortaucipir-positron emission tomography …

SPECIAL REPORT New Guideline for Clinical Management of Persons in Vegetative or Minimally Conscious States

Thursday, August 09, 2018—The American Academy of Neurology (AAN), American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine (ACRM), and the National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation …

Braintest App Has Equivalent Sensitivity and Specificity as SAGE Test for Mild Cognitive Impairment

Tuesday, August 07, 2018—There is an app (BrainTest, Columbus, OH) used to detect mild cognitive impairment (MCI). It is a clinically validated, digital version of the paper and pen Self-Administered …

 
 

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