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
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
Point/Counterpoint: Neurofilament Light
Ready for prime time as a biomarker for multiple sclerosis or not?
Adil Javed, MD, PhD, and James Stankiewicz MD, FAAN
The Central Vein Sign
Is 1.5 T MRI still relevant for diagnosis of multiple sclerosis?
Evanthia Bernitsas, MD
Challenge Case Report: Aseptic Meningitis Worsening With Treatment
Diagnosis should be re-evaluated when clinical situations change.
David Horvat, MD, Jack Lovell, DO, and Glen Cook Jr, MD
Case Report: Seizure, Fever, Hallucinations, & Vision Loss
A circuitous route to dual diagnoses.
Elizabeth Carroll, MD; Asya I. Wallach, MD; Arielle Kurzweil, MD; Steven Frucht, MD; Thomas Berk, MD; Michael Boffa, MD; and Ilya Kister, MD
Neuroimaging and Alzheimer’s Disease
Structural neuroimaging is an important ancillary diagnostic test for dementias, and molecular imaging has increasing utility.
Mary Ellen Koran, MD, PhD
Brain Tumor Imaging
It is essential to be familiar with advanced MRI—perfusion, diffusion, spectroscopy, and susceptibility—for diagnosis of brain tumors.
Mona Shahriari, MD, and Parham Moftakhar, MD
Ultrasound in Neuromuscular Medicine
Ultrasound is highly useful and an integrated complement to history, physical exam, and electrodiagnostic testing for neuromuscular disease.
Vanessa Baute Penry, MD, and Jared Hollinger, MD
RAPID Automated CT Perfusion in Clinical Practice
When executed consistently and interpreted correctly, RAPID automated CT perfusion studies can identify appropriate candidates for thrombectomy.
Brady Laughlin, DO; Alex Chan, DO; Waimei Amy Tai, MD; and Parham Moftakhar, MD
Neuroimaging Traumatic Brain Injuries
Imaging is of paramount importance to the overall care of people with TBIs
Collin Herman, MD, Chesney S. Oravec, MD, and Anand Karthik Sarma, MD
Stroke Spotlight: Hypercoagulable States in Ischemic Stroke
An illustrative case and discussion.
Swarna Rajagopalan, MD
Neuromuscular Notes: Rhabdomyolysis
A practical approach to diagnosis and management.
Farah El-Sadi, MD, and Aaron Izenberg, MD, FRCPC
The New CPT Codes for Video-EEG
A guide to understanding the new CPT codes for billing of video-EEG monitoring that will be effective in January 2020.
Marc Nuwer, MD, PhD
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
Chief Medical Editor's Page
The Evolution of Seizure to Epilepsy
Although there may be far to go, we have come a long way from equating seizures with demonic possession and have more tools to address seizures and epilepsy.
Inna Keselman, MD, PhD
Special Report: Neuro-oncology
Part 1. Epidemiology, clinical evaluation, and diagnosis
Brian J. Williams, MD