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

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

| November 11, 2016 | 0 Comments

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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Letter to the Editor: “In regard to “Autism in the Son of a Woman with Mitochondrial Myopathy and Dysautonomia: A Case Report”

Letter to the Editor: “In regard to “Autism in the Son of a Woman with Mitochondrial Myopathy and Dysautonomia: A Case Report”

| June 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

Innov Clin Neurosci. 2016;13(5–6):13–14 Dear Editor: Brown and Rais[1] offer an interesting case report of the autistic son of a mother with a “multisystem litany of symptoms and diseases… typical for a patient with a mitochondrial disease,” including vasovagal syncope (a sudden, systemic hypotension), dysautonomia (dysfunction of the autonomic nervous system), adrenal insufficiency, central sleep […]

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Medical Marijuana for Epilepsy?

Medical Marijuana for Epilepsy?

| April 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

by Murali K. Kolikonda, MD; Kavitha Srinivasan, MD; Manasa Enja, MD; Vishwanath Sagi, MD; and Steven Lippmann, MD Drs. Kolikonda and Sagi are from the Department of Neurology, Dr. Srinivasan is from the Clinical Translational Research Support Unit, and Drs. Enja and Lippmann are from the Department of Psychiatry, University of Louisville School of Medicine, […]

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Letter to the editor: Diagnosing Disorder of Consciousness: The Opening of Pandora’s Box!

Letter to the editor: Diagnosing Disorder of Consciousness: The Opening of Pandora’s Box!

| April 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

Dear Editor: Consciousness is a multifaceted concept that has two major components: awareness of environment of self (i.e., the content of consciousness) and wakefulness (i.e., the level of consciousness). Whereas the level of arousal reflects the overall state of activity in the brain, conscious awareness is a more dynamic and complex process involving various cerebral […]

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