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Forward Thinking: Advances in Neurology

November/December 2017—A review of notable neurological developments in 2017 and a preview of the year ahead.

Moyamoya: An Update for the Practicing Neurologist

Timothy G. White, MD; Julia R. Schneider, BS; Kay O. Kulason, BA; Ralph Rahme, MD; Kevin Kwan, MD; Rafael A. Ortiz, MD; David J. Langer, MD; and Steven Mandel, MD

November/December 2017—Distinguishing between definite MMD, probable MMD, and MMS may not have significant practical implications.

From the Editor: New Additions to Practical Neurology® in 2018

November/December 2017—Where #Neurology and Culture Intersect

Benefits of PFO Closure Confirmed in Publication of Trial Data

October 2017—Data from three different studies recently published in The New England Journal of Medicine show that closing a patent foramen ovale (PFO) significantly reduces the rate of re…

Two Cases of Nephrotic Syndrome Presenting as Ischemic Stroke

Saman Zafar, MD; Indira Dejesus-Alvelo, MD; Ylec Mariana Cardenas, MD; and Lakshmi Leishangthem, MD

October 2017—Nephrotic syndrome may be more common than previously realized as a cause of hypercoagulability in ischemic stroke of unclear etiology.

Benefits of PFO Closure Confirmed in Publication of Trial Data

Friday, September 15, 2017—Recently published data in The New England Journal of Medicine from three different studies show that closing a patent foramen ovale (PFO) significantly reduces the rate of re…

Stroke Rates Decreasing Among Men, Steady in Women

Thursday, August 10, 2017—Although stroke incidence rates are dropping overall, new findings suggest that those decreases are only seen in men. In a new study published in Neurology (published online A…

Dysport Approved for Lower Limb Spasticity

Thursday, June 22, 2017—The FDA has expanded the indication of Dysport (abobotulinumtoxinA, Ipsen Biopharmaceuticals) to include lower limb spasticity. In a Phase 3 study, adult patients treated with…

 
 

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