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09.28.20

Risdiplam Improves Motor Function in Infants with Type 1 SMA
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  • Movement disorders
  • Risdiplam
  • Spinal muscular atrophy

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09.23.20

Individuals with Parkinson Disease More Likely to Have Orthostatic Hypotension
  • KEYWORDS:
  • Movement disorders
  • Neurogenic orthostatic hypotension
  • Parkinson disease

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09.17.20

Opicapone Decreases Off Time in Parkinson Disease 
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  • Movement disorders
  • opicapone
  • Parkinson disease
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Trending Autoantibodies Causing Movement Disorders

As new autoantibodies are described, the field of autoimmune movement disorders is ever expanding.

F. Stephen Benesh, MD, and Shruti P. Agnihotri, MD

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Immune-Mediated Cerebellar Ataxias

Cerebellar ataxia may be a prominent feature in autoimmune encephalitis and paraneoplastic syndromes.

Fabio Fieni Toso, MD; Rene de Araújo Gleizer, MD; and Lívia Almeida Dutra, MD, PhD

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Stiff-Person Syndrome

Treatment consists of immunomodulatory therapies and symptom management.

Jakai D. Nolan, DO, MPH, and Jacqueline A. Nicholas, MD, MPH

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Movement Disorders in Antiphospholipid Syndrome & Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

Several movement disorders are seen with APS and SLE, most commonly chorea.

Danielle S. Shpiner, MD; Crystal Dixon, MD; Melissa R. Ortega, MD; and Henry Moore, MD

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Anti-N-Methyl D Aspartate Receptor Encephalitis

Encephalitis caused by antibodies to the N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor causes symptoms of movement disorders, seizure, and psychiatric disturbances.

Nidhiben Anadani, MD

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Utility of Autoantibody Profiles

Algorithmic testing for autoantibody profiles is more sensitive than physician-selected single autoantibody testing.

Shailee S. Shah, MD, and Andrew McKeon, MD

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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

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Autoimmune Movement Disorders in Adults

As antibodies to neuronal targets are described, we see the clinical spectrum and pathophysiology of autoimmune movement disorders more clearly.

Bettina Balint, MD

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Autoimmune Movement Disorders

Autoimmune movement disorders remind us to learn from our history.

Jill M. Giordano Farmer, DO

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08.27.20

Cerebral Dopamine Neurotrophic Factor Found Safe and Tolerable and May Improve Motor Function in Parkinson Disease 
  • KEYWORDS:
  • Cerebral Dopamine Neurotrophic Factor
  • Movement disorders
  • Parkinson disease

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08.19.20

Healthy Diet May Reduce Nonmotor Symptoms of Prodromal Parkinson Disease
  • KEYWORDS:
  • Motor neuron disease
  • Movement disorders
  • Parkinson disease

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07.20.20

Parkinson's Disease and COVID-19 Patient Reported Outcomes on Fox Insight
  • KEYWORDS:
  • Coronavirus
  • COVID-19
  • Movement disorders
  • Parkinson disease
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Palliative Neurology

Neurologists need to have a palliative care skill set.

Jessica M. Baker, MD

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