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VOLUME 14, ISSUE 5–6, May–June 2017

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Editorial Message and Issue Highlights, May–June 2017

Editorial Message and Issue Highlights, May–June 2017

Dear Colleagues: Welcome to the May-June 2017 issue of Innovations in Clinical Neuroscience. We start the issue with the review article, “The Role and Treatment Implications of Peripheral and Central Processing of Pain, Pruritus, and Nausea in Heightened Somatic Awareness: A Review,” by Spiegel et al. Here, the authors describe and discuss human studies that […]

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The Role and Treatment Implications of Peripheral and Central Processing of Pain, Pruritus, and Nausea in Heightened Somatic Awareness: A Review

The Role and Treatment Implications of Peripheral and Central Processing of Pain, Pruritus, and Nausea in Heightened Somatic Awareness: A Review

by David R. Spiegel, MD; Alexander Pattison, MD; Alexis Lyons, MD; Umer Ansari, MD; Aidan L. Mccroskey, MD; Eric Luehrs MD; Lauren Barr, BS; and Stephanie Le, MD All authors are with the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Eastern Virginia Medical School in Norfolk, Virginia. Innov Clin Neurosci. 2017;14(5–6):11–20 Funding: No funding was […]

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Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms and the Central Nervous System: Potential Biomarkers in Identifying Suicide Risk

Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms and the Central Nervous System: Potential Biomarkers in Identifying Suicide Risk

by Atmaram Yarlagadda, MD; Kevin P. Rosenblatt, MD, PhD; and Anita H. Clayton, MD Dr. Yarlagadda is Chief, Behavioral Health Services, McDonald Army Health Center in Newport News, Virginia, and Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Sciences, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia; Dr. Rosenblatt is Adjunct Associate Professor, UT Health at Houston, Department of […]

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When the Opioid Medications Go Missing: Confidentiality and Safety in Adolescents

When the Opioid Medications Go Missing: Confidentiality and Safety in Adolescents

by Muhammad Hassan Majeed, MD Dr. Majeed is an Attending Psychiatrist at Natchaug Hospital, Norwich, Connecticut. Innov Clin Neurosci. 2017;14(5–6):25–27 Funding: No funding was received for the preparation of this article. Financial Disclosures: The author has no conflicts of interest relevant to the content of this article. Keywords: Opioids, diversion, safety, confidentiality, adolescents Abstract: Patients receiving […]

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It’s Time for Combination Therapies in Multiple Sclerosis

It’s Time for Combination Therapies in Multiple Sclerosis

by Jagannadha Avasarala, MD, PhD Dr. Avasarala is Associate Professor of Neurology, Division of Neurology, Department of Medicine, University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Greenville Health System, Greenville, South Carolina. Innov Clin Neurosci. 2017;14(5–6):28–30 Funding: No funding was received for the preparation of this article. Financial Disclosures: The author has no conflicts of interest […]

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Editor’s Message—Issue Highlights, March–April 2017

Editor’s Message—Issue Highlights, March–April 2017

Dear Colleagues: Welcome to the March–April 2017 issue of Innovations in Clinical Neuroscience. We start this issue with an interesting case series by Shroff titled, “Human Embryonic Stem Cells in the Treatment of Autism: A Case Series.” Here, investigators administered human embryonic stem cell therapy to three children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) in an […]

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Human Embryonic Stem Cells in the Treatment of Autism:  A Case Series

Human Embryonic Stem Cells in the Treatment of Autism: A Case Series

by Geeta Shroff, MD Dr. Shroff is Director of Nutech Mediworld in New Delhi, India. Innov Clin Neurosci. 2017;14(3–4):12–16

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Interactive Voice Response and Text-based Self-report Versions of the Electronic Columbia-Suicide Severity Rating Scale Are Equivalent

Interactive Voice Response and Text-based Self-report Versions of the Electronic Columbia-Suicide Severity Rating Scale Are Equivalent

by Chad Gwaltney, PhD; James C Mundt, PhD; John H. Greist, MD; Jean Paty, PhD; and Brian Tiplady, PhD  Dr. Gwaltney is with Gwaltney Consulting, Westerly, Rhode Island (with ERT Inc. during the time of this study); Dr. Mundt is with ePRO Research Consulting, LLC, Sauk City, Wisconsin; Dr. Greist is Professor Emeritus of Psychiatry, University […]

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Liothyronine for Depression:  A Review and Guidance for Safety Monitoring

Liothyronine for Depression: A Review and Guidance for Safety Monitoring

by Katie T.B. Touma, PharmD, BCPP, BCPS; Allysa M. Zoucha, PharmD, BCPP; and Jonathan R. Scarff, MD Drs. Blissit and Zoucha are with William Jennings Bryan Dorn VA Medical Center, Anderson Community Based Outpatient Clinic, Anderson, South Carolina, and Dr. Scarff is with William Jennings Bryan Dorn VA Medical Center, Spartanburg Community Based Outpatient Clinic, […]

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Neuroendocrine, Autonomic, and Metabolic Responses to an Orexin Antagonist,  Suvorexant, in Psychiatric Patients with Insomnia

Neuroendocrine, Autonomic, and Metabolic Responses to an Orexin Antagonist, Suvorexant, in Psychiatric Patients with Insomnia

by Masaru Nakamura, MD, PhD, and Takahiko Nagamine, MD, PhD Dr. Nakamura is with the Department of Psychiatric Internal Medicine, Kosekai-Kusatsu Hospital, in Hiroshima, Japan, and Dr. Nagamine is with the Department of Psychiatric Internal Medicine, Sunlight Brain Research Center, in Yamaguchi, Japan. Innov Clin Neurosci. 2017;14(3–4):30–37

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Redefining Acute Relapses in Multiple Sclerosis: Implications for Phase 3 Clinical Trials and Treatment Algorithms

Redefining Acute Relapses in Multiple Sclerosis: Implications for Phase 3 Clinical Trials and Treatment Algorithms

by Jagannadha Avasarala, MD, PhD Dr. Avasarala is with the Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Neurology, Greenville Health System, Neuroscience Associates, in Greenville, South Carolina. Innov Clin Neurosci. 2017;14(3–4):38–40

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THE NEUROSCIENCE REPORT

The Neuroscience Report—Volume 47 (December 6, 2016): Psychology of Technology in Society

The Neuroscience Report—Volume 47 (December 6, 2016): Psychology of Technology in Society

The latest in neuroscience—sorted and summarized for you Welcome to The Neuroscience Report where each week we will highlight a specific topic in neuroscience and provide you with links to 5 journal articles, 5 news articles, and 5 wildcard picks. Brought to you by Innovations in Clinical Neuroscience—your source for peer-reviewed, evidence-based information. This week’s […]

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The Neuroscience Report—Volume 46 (November 11, 2016): Accessibility of Mental Healthcare

The Neuroscience Report—Volume 46 (November 11, 2016): Accessibility of Mental Healthcare

The latest in neuroscience—sorted and summarized for you Welcome to The Neuroscience Report where each week we will highlight a specific topic in neuroscience and provide you with links to 5 journal articles, 5 news articles, and 5 wildcard picks. Brought to you by Innovations in Clinical Neuroscience—your source for peer-reviewed, evidence-based information.   This […]

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The Neuroscience Report—Volume 45 (September 15, 2016): Schizophrenia

The Neuroscience Report—Volume 45 (September 15, 2016): Schizophrenia

The latest in neuroscience—sorted and summarized for you Welcome to The Neuroscience Report where each week we will highlight a specific topic in neuroscience and provide you with links to 5 journal articles, 5 news articles, and 5 wildcard picks. Brought to you by Innovations in Clinical Neuroscience—your source for peer-reviewed, evidence-based information. This week’s […]

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The Neuroscience Report—Volume 44 (July 19, 2016): What’s Hot in Neuroimaging?

The Neuroscience Report—Volume 44 (July 19, 2016): What’s Hot in Neuroimaging?

The latest in neuroscience—sorted and summarized for you Welcome to The Neuroscience Report where each week we will highlight a specific topic in neuroscience and provide you with links to 5 journal articles, 5 news articles, and 5 wildcard picks. Brought to you by Innovations in Clinical Neuroscience—your source for peer-reviewed, evidence-based information. This week’s […]

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The Neuroscience Report—Volume 43 (June 25, 2016): Medical Marijuana in Neuroscience

The Neuroscience Report—Volume 43 (June 25, 2016): Medical Marijuana in Neuroscience

The latest in neuroscience—sorted and summarized for you Welcome to The Neuroscience Report where each week we will highlight a specific topic in neuroscience and provide you with links to 5 journal articles, 5 news articles, and 5 wildcard picks. Brought to you by Innovations in Clinical Neuroscience—your source for peer-reviewed, evidence-based information. This week’s […]

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The Neuroscience Report—Volume 42 (June 13, 2016): Neuroethics

The Neuroscience Report—Volume 42 (June 13, 2016): Neuroethics

The latest in neuroscience—sorted and summarized for you Welcome to The Neuroscience Report where each week we will highlight a specific topic in neuroscience and provide you with links to 5 journal articles, 5 news articles, and 5 wildcard picks. Brought to you by Innovations in Clinical Neuroscience—your source for peer-reviewed, evidence-based information. This week’s […]

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SPECIAL ISSUES AND SUPPLEMENTS

CNS Summit 2016 Abstracts of Poster Presentations

CNS Summit 2016 Abstracts of Poster Presentations

Innov Clin Neurosci. 2017;14(1–2)3–23 A MESSAGE FROM THE EDITOR Dear Colleagues: Welcome to the annual CNS Summit Abstracts of Poster Presentations supplement to Innovations in Clinical Neuroscience. We are pleased to provide you with this reference guide to some of the innovative research that was presented during CNS Summit 2016, which was held October 27 […]

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Hot Topics in Pain Management

Hot Topics in Pain Management

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Hot Topics in Drug Development

Hot Topics in Drug Development

Hot Topics in Drug Development PDFs can be downloaded and printed from the e-Editions. Click on the above issue issue, find the article, then click on the print command. For archived e-editions, click on the image above, then click on the folder icon at the top of the window.

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Current Trends in Epilepsy Management

Current Trends in Epilepsy Management

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Supplement to Nov-Dec 2015 Issue: Abstracts of  Poster Presentations: CNS Summit 2015

Supplement to Nov-Dec 2015 Issue: Abstracts of Poster Presentations: CNS Summit 2015

October 7–11, 2015 Boca Raton, Florida Innov Clin Neurosci. 2015;12(11–12 Suppl C):3–17 CNS Drug Compounds Synthesis of carnitine analogues for inhibition of carnitine palmitoyltransferase Presenters: Bornstein J, Garneau-Tsodikova S Affiliations: University of Michigan Life Sciences Institute Background: Type 2 diabetes (T2DM) carries a markedly elevated risk of cerebrovascular disease. Carnitine plays a key role transporting […]

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Supplement to May–June 2015 Issue: CNS Summit 2014 Abstracts of  Poster Presentations

Supplement to May–June 2015 Issue: CNS Summit 2014 Abstracts of Poster Presentations

Innov Clin Neurosci. 2015;12(5–6 Suppl B):3–19 Click here to access the e-Edition, a digital replica of the printed version. CNS Drug Compounds/Therapies/Devices Long-acting injectable antipsychotics (LAIs) in outpatient treatment of DMS-IV-R schizophrenia Presenters: Bellnier T, Patil K, Ortega T, Seeger G Affiliations: SUNY University at Buffalo, GPI Clinical Research Background: The treatment of schizophrenia with […]

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Current e-Edition

Current e-Edition

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CLICK HERE TO ACCESS E-EDITION PDFs can be downloaded and printed from the e-Editions. Click on the above issue issue, find the article, then click on the print command. For archived e-editions, click on the image above, then click on the folder icon at the top of the window.

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Editorial Message and Issue Highlights, May–June 2017

Editorial Message and Issue Highlights, May–June 2017

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Dear Colleagues: Welcome to the May-June 2017 issue of Innovations in Clinical Neuroscience. We start the issue with the review article, “The Role and Treatment Implications of Peripheral and Central Processing of Pain, Pruritus, and Nausea in Heightened Somatic Awareness: A Review,” by Spiegel et al. Here, the authors describe and discuss human studies that […]

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The Role and Treatment Implications of Peripheral and Central Processing of Pain, Pruritus, and Nausea in Heightened Somatic Awareness: A Review

The Role and Treatment Implications of Peripheral and Central Processing of Pain, Pruritus, and Nausea in Heightened Somatic Awareness: A Review

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by David R. Spiegel, MD; Alexander Pattison, MD; Alexis Lyons, MD; Umer Ansari, MD; Aidan L. Mccroskey, MD; Eric Luehrs MD; Lauren Barr, BS; and Stephanie Le, MD All authors are with the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Eastern Virginia Medical School in Norfolk, Virginia. Innov Clin Neurosci. 2017;14(5–6):11–20 Funding: No funding was […]

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Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms and the Central Nervous System: Potential Biomarkers in Identifying Suicide Risk

Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms and the Central Nervous System: Potential Biomarkers in Identifying Suicide Risk

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by Atmaram Yarlagadda, MD; Kevin P. Rosenblatt, MD, PhD; and Anita H. Clayton, MD Dr. Yarlagadda is Chief, Behavioral Health Services, McDonald Army Health Center in Newport News, Virginia, and Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Sciences, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia; Dr. Rosenblatt is Adjunct Associate Professor, UT Health at Houston, Department of […]

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When the Opioid Medications Go Missing: Confidentiality and Safety in Adolescents

When the Opioid Medications Go Missing: Confidentiality and Safety in Adolescents

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by Muhammad Hassan Majeed, MD Dr. Majeed is an Attending Psychiatrist at Natchaug Hospital, Norwich, Connecticut. Innov Clin Neurosci. 2017;14(5–6):25–27 Funding: No funding was received for the preparation of this article. Financial Disclosures: The author has no conflicts of interest relevant to the content of this article. Keywords: Opioids, diversion, safety, confidentiality, adolescents Abstract: Patients receiving […]

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It’s Time for Combination Therapies in Multiple Sclerosis

It’s Time for Combination Therapies in Multiple Sclerosis

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by Jagannadha Avasarala, MD, PhD Dr. Avasarala is Associate Professor of Neurology, Division of Neurology, Department of Medicine, University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Greenville Health System, Greenville, South Carolina. Innov Clin Neurosci. 2017;14(5–6):28–30 Funding: No funding was received for the preparation of this article. Financial Disclosures: The author has no conflicts of interest […]

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What Can I Do About a Negative Online Review?

What Can I Do About a Negative Online Review?

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by Donna Vanderpool, MBA, JD Ms. Vanderpool is Vice President, Risk Management, at PRMS, Inc. Innov Clin Neurosci. 2017;14(5–6):31–32 This ongoing column is dedicated to providing information to our readers on managing legal risks associated with medical practice. We invite questions from our readers. The answers are provided by PRMS, Inc. (www.prms.com), a manager of […]

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Editor’s Message—Issue Highlights, March–April 2017

Editor’s Message—Issue Highlights, March–April 2017

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Dear Colleagues: Welcome to the March–April 2017 issue of Innovations in Clinical Neuroscience. We start this issue with an interesting case series by Shroff titled, “Human Embryonic Stem Cells in the Treatment of Autism: A Case Series.” Here, investigators administered human embryonic stem cell therapy to three children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) in an […]

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Human Embryonic Stem Cells in the Treatment of Autism:  A Case Series

Human Embryonic Stem Cells in the Treatment of Autism: A Case Series

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by Geeta Shroff, MD Dr. Shroff is Director of Nutech Mediworld in New Delhi, India. Innov Clin Neurosci. 2017;14(3–4):12–16

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Interactive Voice Response and Text-based Self-report Versions of the Electronic Columbia-Suicide Severity Rating Scale Are Equivalent

Interactive Voice Response and Text-based Self-report Versions of the Electronic Columbia-Suicide Severity Rating Scale Are Equivalent

| April 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

by Chad Gwaltney, PhD; James C Mundt, PhD; John H. Greist, MD; Jean Paty, PhD; and Brian Tiplady, PhD  Dr. Gwaltney is with Gwaltney Consulting, Westerly, Rhode Island (with ERT Inc. during the time of this study); Dr. Mundt is with ePRO Research Consulting, LLC, Sauk City, Wisconsin; Dr. Greist is Professor Emeritus of Psychiatry, University […]

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