Mitochondrial neurogastrointestinal encephalopathy syndrome is a rare, treatable cause of adult-onset leukoencephalopathy.
Epilepsy and Autism
Because autism is increasingly prevalent and frequently comorbid with epilepsy, children with epilepsy should have autism screening.
Alyssa R. Rosen, MD
09.28.20Risdiplam Improves Motor Function in Infants with Type 1 SMA
Autoimmune Movement Disorders in Children
A clinical approach.
Monideep Dutt, MD; Jamika Hallman-Cooper, MD; Ekta Bery, MD; Mohammed Shahnawaz, MD; and Grace Gombolay, MD
Guest Medical Editor's Page
Autoimmune Movement Disorders
Autoimmune movement disorders remind us to learn from our history.
Jill M. Giordano Farmer, DO
09.10.20Fenfluramine Consistently Reduces Seizures in Children and Young Adults with Dravet Syndrome
08.26.20Soticlestat Reduces Seizure Frequency in Children with Dravet or Lennox-Gastaut Syndrome
08.07.20FDA Approves Risdiplam--The First Oral At-Home Treatment--for Spinal Muscular Atrophy
Neurologists need to have a palliative care skill set.
Jessica M. Baker, MD
Muscle MRI for Neuromuscular Disorders
Using muscle MRI to diagnose neuromuscular conditions requires awareness of different patterns of muscle involvement.
Stefan Nicolau, MD, and Elie Naddaf, MD
New treatments, available and in development, underscore need for high degree of suspicion for Pompe disease in differential for weakness and respiratory difficulties.
Jonathan Cauchi, MD
Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy
Well-established corticosteroid therapy prolongs life, and potentially curative new treatments are in development.
Craig Zaidman, MD
Chief Medical Editor's Page
The Future of Neuromuscular Disorders is Now
The neuromuscular world as we know it is changing before our eyes.
Monika Krzesniak-Swinarska, MD
07.10.20FDA Approves Expanded OnabotulinumtoxinA Label for Pediatric Spasticity
06.19.20Metabolomics May Be a Potential Biomarker for Autism
06.10.20Children Treated With Nusinersen Continue Meeting Developmental Motor Milestones
Teleneurology Billing and Coding
Perspectives on coding evaluation & management during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Brad Klein, MD, MBA, FAAN, FAHS, FAANEM, and Raissa Villanueva MD, MPH, FAAN
05.15.20AAN Position Statement Recommends Teleneurology for Nonurgent Neurologic Care During COVID-19 Pandemic