Innovations in Clinical Neuroscience

Providing evidence-based information in a practical, easy-to-read format for practicing clinicians, investigators, industry scientists, and other entities involved in the field of neuroscience

VOLUME 19, ISSUE 4–6, APRIL-JUNE 2022

Letter to the Editor: Innovative Rehabilitation Technologies in the COVID-19 Era: Two Sides of the Same Coin

Letter to the Editor: Innovative Rehabilitation Technologies in the COVID-19 Era: Two Sides of the Same Coin

Funding/financial disclosures. The authors have no conflict of interest relevant to the content of this letter. No funding was received for the preparation of this letter. Innov Clin Neurosci. 2022;19(4–6):8–9. Dear Editor: In the neuroscience field, the last 10 years have been dominated by the “great mantra” of neuroplasticity. Researchers and clinicians wanted to have […]

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Letter to the Editor: Orthognathic Surgery for Patients with Neurodevelopmental Disorders Requires Careful Decision-making by a Multidisciplinary Team

Letter to the Editor: Orthognathic Surgery for Patients with Neurodevelopmental Disorders Requires Careful Decision-making by a Multidisciplinary Team

Funding/financial disclosures. The authors have no conflict of interest relevant to the content of this letter. No funding was received for the preparation of this letter. Innov Clin Neurosci. 2022;19(4–6):9–10. Dear Editor: In recent decades, the prevalence of neurodevelopmental disorders, including attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and autism spectrum disorder (ASD), has been increasing.1 Patients […]

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Use of Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation in Child Psychiatry

Use of Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation in Child Psychiatry

by Anca Maria Bejenaru, MD, and Narpinder Kaur Malhi, MD Drs. Bejenaru and Malhi are with the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health, Christiana Care in Wilmington, Delaware. Funding: No funding was provided for this study. Disclosures: The authors have no conflicts of interest relevant to the content of this article. Innov Clin Neurosci. 2022;19(4–6):11–22. […]

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PAST ARTICLES

The Role of Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation as a Surrogate Marker of Disease Activity in Patients with Multiple Sclerosis: A Literature Review

The Role of Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation as a Surrogate Marker of Disease Activity in Patients with Multiple Sclerosis: A Literature Review

by Muhannad M. Alsharidah, MBBS; Mohammad Uzair, BS; Sarah S. Alseneidi, MBBS; Afnan A. Alkharan, MBBS; Reem Fahd Bunyan, MBBS; and Shahid Bashir, PhD Drs. Alsharidah and Alseneidi are with the College of Medicine, King Saud University in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Mr. Uzair is with the Department of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Basic and Applied […]

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Toward Improving Functional Recovery in AIDS-associated Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy: A Single  Case Pilot Study on a Novel Neuromodulation Approach

Toward Improving Functional Recovery in AIDS-associated Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy: A Single Case Pilot Study on a Novel Neuromodulation Approach

by Antonino Naro, MD, PhD; Luana Billeri, MSc; Paola Lauria, MSc; Alfredo Manuli, MSc; and Rocco Salvatore Calabrò, MD  Drs. Naro and Calabrò, Ms. Billeri, Ms. Lauria, and Mr. Manuli are with IRCCS Centro Neurolesi Bonino Pulejo–Piemonte in Messina, Italy. Funding: No funding was provided for this study.   Disclosures: The authors have no conflicts […]

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Could Palmitoylethanolamide Be an Effective Treatment for Long-COVID-19? Hypothesis and Insights in Potential Mechanisms of Action and Clinical Applications

Could Palmitoylethanolamide Be an Effective Treatment for Long-COVID-19? Hypothesis and Insights in Potential Mechanisms of Action and Clinical Applications

by Loredana Raciti, MD, PhD; Francesca Antonia Arcadi, MD, PhD; and Rocco Salvatore Calabrò, MD, PhD Drs. Raciti, Arcadi, and Calabrò are with IRCCS Centro Neurolesi “Bonino Pulejo” in Messina, Italy. Funding: No funding was provided for this study.   Disclosures: The authors have no conflicts of interest relevant to the content of this article.  Innov […]

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PSYCHOTHERAPY ROUNDS

Gender-affirming Care for Transgender Patients

Gender-affirming Care for Transgender Patients

by Nita Bhatt MD, MPH; Jesse Cannella, MSIII; and Julie P. Gentile, MD, MBA Dr. Bhatt is Associate Director of Medical Student Education and Associate Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio. Mr. Cannella is a medical student at Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine in Dayton, Ohio. […]

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Brief Psychodynamic Psychotherapy: A Review and Illustrative Case Vignette

Brief Psychodynamic Psychotherapy: A Review and Illustrative Case Vignette

by Jessica Porcelan, MD, and Katherine Scribner  Dr. Porcelan is an Assistant Professor with Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine in Fairborn, Ohio. Ms. Scribner is a fourth-year medical school student with Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine in Fairborn, Ohio. Funding: No funding was provided for this study. Disclosures: The author has […]

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Bringing It in the Room: Addressing the Impact of Racism on the Therapeutic Alliance

Bringing It in the Room: Addressing the Impact of Racism on the Therapeutic Alliance

by Anjuli S. Maharaj, DO, PGY-3 in Psychiatry; Nita V. Bhatt, MD, MPH; and Julie P. Gentile, MD Dr Maharaj is with Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine in Fairborn, Ohio. Dr. Bhatt is the Associate Director of Medical Student Education in Psychiatry at Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine in Fairborn, Ohio. […]

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Schizophrenia

Impact of Lurasidone on Metabolic Parameters and Prolactin Levels Based on Differences of Psychiatric Diagnosis, Dosage, and Introducing Methods: An Observational Study

Impact of Lurasidone on Metabolic Parameters and Prolactin Levels Based on Differences of Psychiatric Diagnosis, Dosage, and Introducing Methods: An Observational Study

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. Dr. Nagamine is with the Department of Psychiatric Internal Medicine, Sunlight Brain Research Center in Yamaguchi, Japan. Funding: No funding was provided for this study.  Disclosures: The authors have no […]

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Effects of Clozapine on Neurocognitive Functions in Schizophrenia: A Naturalistic Comparison to Non-clozapine Antipsychotics

Effects of Clozapine on Neurocognitive Functions in Schizophrenia: A Naturalistic Comparison to Non-clozapine Antipsychotics

by JP Lindenmayer, MD; Beverly J. Insel, PhD; Anzalee Khan, PhD; McKenzie Osborne, BA; Abraham Goldring, MA; and Mary Seddo, BA Drs. Lindenmayer, Insel, and Khan, Ms. Osborne and Seddo, and Mr. Goldring are with Manhattan Psychiatric Center in New York City, New York. Drs. Lindenmayer and Khan and Mr. Goldring are with Nathan S. […]

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Anatomical Association Between Schizophrenia and Cerebellum

Anatomical Association Between Schizophrenia and Cerebellum

by Rajashekar Reddy Yeruva, MD; Yafei Shang, MD; Ben Schoenbachler, MD; Sharon Nuss, MS; and Rif S El-Mallakh, MD Dr. Yeruva is with Baylor Scott and White Medical Center in Round Rock, Texas. Drs. Shang, Schoenbachler, El-Mallakh, and Sharon Nuss are with the University of Louisville School of Medicine in Louisville, Kentucky. FUNDING: No funding […]

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Risk Management

Risk Management: Adjusting to Your New Normal

Risk Management: Adjusting to Your New Normal

by Ann L. McNary, JD Ms. McNary is Senior Risk Manager at Professional Risk Management Services (PRMS). Funding: No funding was provided for the preparation of this article. Disclosures: The author is an employee of PRMS. PRMS manages a professional liability insurance program for psychiatrists. Innov Clin Neurosci. 2022;19(4–6):87–89. This ongoing column is dedicated to […]

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Risk Management: Responding to Record Requests: The Basics

Risk Management: Responding to Record Requests: The Basics

by Ann L. McNary, JD Ms. McNary is Senior Risk Manager at Professional Risk Management Services (PRMS) Funding: No funding was provided for the preparation of this article. Disclosures: The author is an employee of PRMS. PRMS manages a professional liability insurance program for psychiatrists. Innov Clin Neurosci. 2022;19(1–3):71–73. This ongoing column is dedicated to […]

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Risk Management: Fact or Fiction

Risk Management: Fact or Fiction

by Donna Vanderpool, MBA, JD Ms. Vanderpool is Director of Risk Management at Professional Risk Management Services (PRMS) FUNDING: No funding was provided for the preparation of this article. DISCLOSURES: The author is an employee of PRMS. PRMS manages a professional liability insurance program for psychiatrists. Innov Clin Neurosci. 2021;18(10–12):38–39. Questions 1. A clinician’s former […]

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Cognition

Development of a Cognitive Ability Assessment Tool for a Pediatric School-aged Population

Development of a Cognitive Ability Assessment Tool for a Pediatric School-aged Population

by Franco Di Cesare, MD; Leonardo Di Cesare; and Cristiana Di Carlo, MSc  Dr. F. Di Cesare, Mr. L. Di Cesare, and Ms. Di Carlo are with Leoben Research srl in Rome, Italy. FUNDING: This study was supported by Leoben Research.  DISCLOSURES: The authors are employed by Leoben Research.  Innov Clin Neurosci. 2021;18(10–12):30–37. ABSTRACT: Objective. […]

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Frontiers in Detecting Consciousness: The Growing Use of EEG Analysis

Frontiers in Detecting Consciousness: The Growing Use of EEG Analysis

Dear Editors: There is growing scientific interest regarding the use of electroencephalogram (EEG) and multivariate analysis as a means to classify states of consciousness. A recent work assessed the validity of 28 potential EEG markers of consciousness, using the Disorders of Consciousness (DoC)-Forest (the name of the algorithm) tool, to establish states of awareness in […]

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Increased Levels of Protein-methionine Sulfoxide in Plasma Correlate with a Shift from a Mild Cognitive Impairment to an Alzheimer’s Disease Stage

Increased Levels of Protein-methionine Sulfoxide in Plasma Correlate with a Shift from a Mild Cognitive Impairment to an Alzheimer’s Disease Stage

by Yue Deng, MSc; Brianna M. Marsh, BSc student; and Jackob Moskovitz, PhD Mr. Deng, Ms. Marsh, and Dr. Moskovitz are with the Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology at the School of Pharmacy, University of Kansas in Lawrence, Kansas. Funding: Support for the studies were provided by the KU ADC P30 AG035982 and the Landon […]

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April-June 2022 Digital Edition

April-June 2022 Digital Edition

| April 1, 2022

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Social Neuroscience and Mental Processes: How Does Our Brain Process Social Information?

Social Neuroscience and Mental Processes: How Does Our Brain Process Social Information?

| April 1, 2022

by Gabriela Correia Teixeira, Graduating in Psychology; Ana Maria Mazon Araújo, Graduating in Psychology; and Michael Jackson Oliveira de Andrade, Doctor of Psychology  All authors are with the Laboratory of Neuroscience, Chronobiology and Sleep Psychology, Department of Psychology, State University of Minas Gerais in Minas Gerais, Brazil. Funding:  No funding was provided. Disclosures: The authors have no […]

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SIBAT—A Computerized Assessment Tool for Suicide Ideation and Behavior: Development and Psychometric Properties

SIBAT—A Computerized Assessment Tool for Suicide Ideation and Behavior: Development and Psychometric Properties

| April 1, 2022

by Larry Alphs, MD, PhD; Dong-Jing Fu, MD, PhD; David Williamson, PhD; Carol Jamieson, BSc, FIBMS; John Greist, MD; Magdalena Harrington, PhD; Jean-Pierre Lindenmayer, MD; Cheryl McCullumsmith, MD, PhD; David V. Sheehan, MD, MBA; Richard C. Shelton, MD; Paul Wicks, PhD; and Carla M. Canuso, MD, on behalf of the SIBAT Consortium  Dr. Alphs is with […]

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