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Your Attention, Please: ADHD Linked With Epilepsy

With Alan Ettinger, MD

March 2015—New research shows adult epilepsy patients report ADHD at higher rates than the general public. How does this affect seizure control?

Monomelic Amyotrophy (Hirayama’s Disease)

Azis Shaibani, MD, FACP, FAAN

November/December 2014—Last month’s case presented weakness and atrophy of the right hand muscles in a 47-year-old man.

Video Case Challenge: Weakness and Atrophy of the Right Hand Muscles in a 47-Year-Old Man

Aziz Shaibani, MD, FACP, FAAN

October 2014—A 47-year-old man presents with a 13-year history of weakness and atrophy of the right hand muscles. Thoracic outlet syndrome surgery did not help. CK level and CSF examinatio…

In The Pipeline: Crossing the Blood-Brain Barrier to Fight Tumors

Zac Haughn, Senior Associate Editor

July/August 2014—Researchers have for the first time shown that an oncolytic virus, wild-type reovirus, infects and replicates in brain tumors following intravenous administration. Researchers…

Brain Stimulation and Robotics-Assisted Motor Training: Moving Past Brain and Nerve Injury

A Q&A with Dylan Edwards, PhD, PT

June 2014—In part II of this series, a researcher explains how technology is supporting recovery.

Dysarthria and Positive Myasthenia Serology in a 75-Year-Old Man

Aziz Shaibani, MD, FACP, FAAN

May 2014—A 75-year-old man presented with six-month history of speech difficulty, dysphagia, and fatigue that was more pronounced in the evenings. There was no diplopia or ptosis. He d…

Anti-NMDA Receptor Encephalitis

Michelle L. Dougherty, MD

April 2014—Originally described in 2005, Anti-NMDA Receptor encephalitis is a syndrome characterized clinically by viral prodrome, followed by the onset of psychiatric symptoms, memory c…

Cervical Myelopathy

Pierce J. Ferriter, MD; Steven Mandel, MD; Gerard DeGregoris, MD; Eli Kamara, MD; and Steven M. Aydin, MD

April 2014—Diseases of the spine have become more common because of the aging population. Degeneration of the disks and vertebral bodies is a common finding; MRI detected cervical lesion…

 
 

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