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Letter to the Editor: Pneumocephalus: Is the needle size significant?

| February 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

Dear Editor: Pneumocephalus was first described in 1866, and the term was coined in 1914.[1] It is also known as a pneumatocele or intracerebral aerocele and may be classified as simple or tension pneumocephalus. The most common causes are craniofacial trauma, neoplasm, infection, surgical intervention, and barotrauma. Pneumocephalus has been documented most often following lumbar […]

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Letter to the editor: Marijuana on the brain— a concern

| February 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

Dear Editor: Marijuana is one of the most common illegal drugs consumed in the United States. Its use is growing in popularity, especially among young people, partly because of increasing legalization, decriminalization, and the utility of medicinal marijuana. Recreational marijuana differs from medical marijuana in that it has a higher concentration of tetrahydrocannabinol (THC). THC […]

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Letter to the editor: Stroke Telerehabilitation in Sicily: a cost-effective approach to reduce disability?

| February 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

Dear Editor: Various surveillance systems are used to identify stroke and its sequela around the world, yet it is clear that stroke remains one of the top causes of mortality and long-term disability.[1] The disease generates a substantial proportion of direct (i.e., related to the goods and services for prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation) and […]

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An Open-Label Prophylaxis Study of Lithium Plus Extended-Release Carbamazepine (ERC-CBZ) Combination for Rapid Cycling Bipolar Disorder

| September 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

by Sriram Ramaswamy, MD; David Driscoll, PhD; and Lynette M. Smith, PhD Dr. Ramaswamy is with the Department of Psychiatry, Creighton University School of Medicine, Omaha, Nebraska, and the VA Nebraska-Western Iowa Health Care System, Omaha, Nebraska. Dr. Driscoll is with the VA Nebraska-Western Iowa Health Care System, Omaha, Nebraska. Dr. Smith is with the […]

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Letters to the Editor: Discussing sexual health after traumatic brain injury: an unmet need!

| February 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

Innov Clin Neurosci. 2017;14(1–2):11–12

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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”

| 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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