RSSCurrent Issue

Editorial Message and Issue Highlights–Vol. 16, No. 1–2, January-February 2019

Editorial Message and Issue Highlights–Vol. 16, No. 1–2, January-February 2019

| January 1, 2019

Dear Colleagues: Welcome to the January–February 2019 issue of Innovations in Clinical Neuroscience (ICNS). We start this issue with a review article by Yeo et al titled, “Virtual Reality Neurorehabilitation for Mobility in Spinal Cord Injury: A Structured Review.” Here, investigators conducted a literature review and reported that VR therapy has resulted in significant improvements […]

Continue Reading

Virtual Reality Neurorehabilitation for Mobility in Spinal Cord Injury: A Structured Review

Virtual Reality Neurorehabilitation for Mobility in Spinal Cord Injury: A Structured Review

| January 1, 2019

by Elizabeth Yeo, BS; Brian Chau, MD; Bradley Chi, BS; David E. Ruckle, BS; and Phillip Ta, MD Ms. Yeo, Dr. Chau, Mr. Chi, and Dr. Ta are with the Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation at Loma Linda University Health Department in Loma Linda, California. Mr. Ruckle is with Loma Linda University School of […]

Continue Reading

Exploring the Potential Psychiatric Implications of Astronomical Phenomena

Exploring the Potential Psychiatric Implications of Astronomical Phenomena

| January 1, 2019

by Tammie Lee Demler, BS, PharmD, MBA, BCGP, BCPP; Michaela Camille Lysogorski, PharmD; and Eileen Trigoboff, RN, RMHCNS-BC, DNS, DABFN Drs. Demler and Trigoboff are with the University of Buffalo, School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Department of Pharmacy Practice, in Buffalo, New York, University of Buffalo, School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry in Buffalo, […]

Continue Reading

Brain Imaging in New Onset Psychiatric Presentations

Brain Imaging in New Onset Psychiatric Presentations

| January 1, 2019

by Evelyne Baroud, MD; Roula Hourani, MD; and Farid Talih, MD Drs. Baroud and Talih are with the Department of Psychiatry, American University of Beirut Medical Center in Beirut, Lebanon. Dr. Hourani is with the Department of Diagnostic Radiology, American University of Beirut Medical Center in Beirut, Lebanon. FUNDING: No funding was provided. DISCLOSURES: The […]

Continue Reading

Synthetic Cannabinoids—”Spice” Can Induce a Psychosis: A Brief Review

Synthetic Cannabinoids—”Spice” Can Induce a Psychosis: A Brief Review

| January 1, 2019

by Rajashekar Reddy Yeruva, MD; Hema Madhuri Mekala, MD; Meesha Sidhu MD; and Steven Lippmann, MD Drs. Yeruva and Lippmann are with the University of Louisville School of Medicine in Louisville, Kentucky. Drs. Mekala and Sidhu are with Griffin Memorial Hospital in Norman, Oklahoma. Funding: No funding was provided. Disclosures: The authors have no conflicts […]

Continue Reading

Hot Topics in Neuroscience: Marijuana for Parkinson’s Disease?

Hot Topics in Neuroscience: Marijuana for Parkinson’s Disease?

| January 1, 2019

by Diksha Mohanty, MD, and Steven Lippmann, MD Dr. Mohanty is Research Scholar and Dr. Lippmann is Emeritus Professor at the University of Louisville School of Medicine in Louisville, Kentucky. Funding: No funding was provided. Disclosures: The authors have no conflicts of interest relevant to the content of this article. Abstract: Marijuana is popular in […]

Continue Reading

Research to Practice: The Effect of Early Life Stress on Adult Psychiatric Disorders

Research to Practice: The Effect of Early Life Stress on Adult Psychiatric Disorders

| January 1, 2019

by Steven D. Targum, MD, and Charles B. Nemeroff, MD, PhD Dr. Targum is Scientific Director with CRF-Bracket in Boston, Massachusetts. Dr. Nemeroff is Professor of Psychiatry and Director of the Institute of Early Life Adversity Research at Dell Medical School, The University of Texas at Austin in Austin, Texas. Funding: No funding was provided. […]

Continue Reading

Risk Management: HIPAA Compliance—A Common Sense Approach

Risk Management: HIPAA Compliance—A Common Sense Approach

| January 1, 2019

by Donna Vanderpool, MBA, JD Ms. Vanderpool is Vice President at PRMS, Inc. in Arlington, Virginia. 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 medical professional liability […]

Continue Reading

Letter to the Editor: Rethinking the robotic rehabilitation pathway for people with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: a need for clinical trials

Letter to the Editor: Rethinking the robotic rehabilitation pathway for people with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: a need for clinical trials

| January 1, 2019

By Rocco Salvatore Calabrò, MD, PhD; Simona Portaro, MD, PhD; Alfredo Manuli, MSc; Antonino Leo, MSc; Antonino Naro, MD, PhD; and Alessia Bramanti, PhD IRCCS Centro Neurolesi “Bonino Pulejo”, Messina, Italy Funding/financial disclosures. The author has no conflict of interest relevant to the content of this letter. No funding was received for the preparation of […]

Continue Reading