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
Posttraumatic Headache in Children
Headache is common—although usually transient—in children after traumatic brain injury; therapy includes pharmacologic, behavioral, and educational interventions.
Elizabeth Ackley, MD, and Marcy E. Yonker, MD, FAHS
Diagnosing Secondary Headaches
The SNOOP10 mnemonic is a useful framework for diagnosing secondary headaches.
Chia-Chun Chiang, MD, and Juliana VanderPluym, MD, FRCP, FAHS
Guest Medical Editor's Page
A guide to navigating the waters of headache evaluation.
Rashmi B. Halker Singh, MD, FAHS, FAAN
04.28.20Risdiplam Resulted in Sitting Without Support for 5 Seconds by Month 12 for Infants with SMA
04.13.20FDA Approves Selumetinib for Children with Neurofibromatosis Type 1
03.20.20Registration Available for Neuropathy Action Awareness Day