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Keenan Dobbyn is a super sibling caregiver to his brother Connor, who has Sanfilippo syndrome.

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Stroke Snapshot: Metabolic Stroke

Identifying underlying causes of metabolic stroke is essential for prompt appropriate treatment.

Divakar Mithal, MD, PhD, and Tracy Gertler, MD, PhD

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Epilepsy Essentials: Metabolic Causes of Neonatal Seizures

A practical approach to treatable causes.

Danielle S. Takacs, MD, and Eli M. Mizrahi, MD

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Peripheral Neuropathy Caused by Vitamin B12 Deficiency

Vitamin B12-deficiency was precipitated by nitrous oxide in a child with autism.

Vishnu Anand Cuddapah, MD, PhD; Susan Matesanz, MD; Sabrina W. Yum, MD; Brenda L. Banwell, MD; and Donna Stephenson, MD

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Medical Transition from Pediatric to Adult Care in Neurology

It is critical to see transition as a process not simply a moment in time when care is transferred.

Lawrence W. Brown, MD

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Antibody-Mediated Inflammatory Central Nervous System Disorders of Childhood

There is an expanding spectrum of neurologic disease caused by antibody-mediated inflammation that is also seen during childhood.

Duriel I. Hardy, MD, and Sona Narula, MD

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Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome

POTS is a cause of dizziness, fatigue, cognitive dysfunction, and headaches that can significantly contribute to poor quality of life.

Donna Stephenson, MD

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Comprehensive Behavioral Intervention for Tics

A practical review for clinicians.

Carinna M. Scotti-Degnan, PhD, and Hannah A. Ford, PhD

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Therapeutic Hypothermia Effects on Brain Development

Therapeutic hypothermia has proven neuroprotective effects for neonates but they remain a high-risk group with continued need for neurodevelopmental screening.

Lila T. Worden, MD, and Shavonne L. Massey, MD, MSCE

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The scope of child neurology and available treatments for children is expanding.

Donna Stephenson, MD

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Developments in Medical Treatment of Epilepsy

Knowing the different profiles of available treatments can assist in choosing the best-fit medication for each individual.

Lyn Clarito, PharmD

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Genetic Mechanisms of Epilepsy

Understanding gene and protein functions can sometimes guide diagnosis and treatment.

Elina Nikkola, PhD, and Vishal Shah, MD

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The First Seizure

Seizures need to be distinguished from other common differential diagnoses, and seizure type must be determined because it dictates management and counseling.

Christine Hung, MD

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Genomics to Gene Therapy in Neurology

Recent advances in neurogenomics are changing how we practice neurology.

William Renthal, MD, PhD

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Epilepsy Essentials: Addressing Global Disparities in Epilepsy Care

Providing regional education is a way for epileptologists to be part of a solution.

Michelle L. Dougherty, MD, FAAN, FAES


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Spinal Muscular Atrophy

A devastating disease now has 2 approved breakthrough treatments available.

Wijdan Rai, MD, and Bakri Elsheikh, MBBS

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Genetic Testing in Neuromuscular Disorders

Understanding ordering and interpretation of genetic tests is paramount for clinical management.

James P. Orengo, MD, PhD, and David R. Murdock, MD

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Epilepsy Essentials: Mindfulness and Epilepsy

Mindfulness-based therapies may reduce stress, improve depression and anxiety, and reduce seizure frequency.

Janel Schneider, MD

Movement Disorders Moment: Neurodegenerative
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Movement Disorders Moment: Neurodegenerative Spinocerebellar Ataxia

Can we do better than localizing the lesion?

Liana Rosenthal, MD, PhD

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Migraine in Children

Headache is common in children and adolescents and there are exciting developments in diagnosis, classification, and treatment.

Lauren Doyle Strauss, DO, FAHS, and Scott Otallah, MD

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