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Frontiers in Detecting Consciousness: The Growing Use of EEG Analysis

Frontiers in Detecting Consciousness: The Growing Use of EEG Analysis

| August 18, 2020

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 a […]

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Letter to the Editor: Is Dropped Head Syndrome in Sporadic Late-onset Nemaline Myopathy Always Untreatable?

Letter to the Editor: Is Dropped Head Syndrome in Sporadic Late-onset Nemaline Myopathy Always Untreatable?

| April 1, 2020

Dear Editor: Dropped head syndrome (DHS) is a rare condition characterized by cervical paraspinal muscles weakness that causes a recognizable deformity with various degrees of “chin on chest” posture.1–3 Though the etiology of DHS is still unclear, some authors have suggested aging-related postural changes to be a mechanical cause of the disease.2,3 Moreover, DHS might […]

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The Effects of G2013 (α-L-guluronic Acid) in a Pentylenetetrazole-induced Kindling Animal Model of Epilepsy

The Effects of G2013 (α-L-guluronic Acid) in a Pentylenetetrazole-induced Kindling Animal Model of Epilepsy

| April 1, 2020

by Saeed Tahmasebi, PhD; Gholamreza Azizi, PhD; Hosein Miladi, MSc;  Elham Shafiei, MD; Ali N. Kamali, PhD; Haleh Hamedifar PhD; Farimah Fayyaz, MD; Seyed Erfan Rasouli, BSc; Mostafa Kalvandi, MD; Hamed Mohammadi, PhD; Hadi Hassannia, PhD; Solat Eslami, PhD; Kabir Magaji Hamid, PhD; and Abbas Mirshafiey, PhD Dr. Tahmasebi is with the Research Center for […]

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Neurological Aspects of Corona Virus Infectious Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

Neurological Aspects of Corona Virus Infectious Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

| April 1, 2020

by Nitin Butala       Dr. Butala is a Neurologist and Neurophysiologist at Baptist Health in Jacksonville, Florida and an Assistant professor of Neurology at the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine in Bradenton, Florida FUNDING: No funding was provided. DISCLOSURES: The author has no conflicts of interest relevant to the content of this […]

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Depression in Heart Failure: A Systematic Review

Depression in Heart Failure: A Systematic Review

| April 1, 2020

by Waguih William IsHak, MD, FAPA; Gabriel Edwards, MD, MPH; Nathalie Herrera, MD; Tiffany Lin, MD; Kathryn Hren, LCSW; Michael Peterson, LCSW; Ashley Ngor; Angela Liu; Asher Kimchi, MD; Brennan Spiegel, MD; Rebecca Hedrick, MD; Robert Chernoff, PhD;  Marcio Diniz, PhD; James Mirocha, MS; Vicki Manoukian, MS;  Michael Ong, MD; John Harold, MD; Itai Danovitch, […]

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CGRP Inhibitors for Migraine

CGRP Inhibitors for Migraine

| April 1, 2020

by Diksha Mohanty, MD, and Steven Lippmann, MD Dr. Mohanty is a Neurology Resident Physician, and Dr. Lippmann is a Psychiatry Emeritus Professor at the University of Louisville School of Medicine in Louisville, Kentucky. FUNDING: No funding was provided for this study. DISCLOSURES: The author has no conflicts of interest relevant to the content of […]

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