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Letters to the Editor: What About Biomarkers for Parkinson’s Disease?

Letters to the Editor: What About Biomarkers for Parkinson’s Disease?

| January 1, 2021

Dear Editor: Parkinson’s disease (PD) affects over 600,000 patients in the United States; these numbers might double by 2040, as the population of older people increases.1 Diagnostic clues include the signs of resting tremor, bradykinesia, muscle rigidity, and postural imbalance. However, these clinical indicators might be inaccurate much of the time. A low rate of […]

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Longitudinal Data in Patients with Niemann-Pick Type C Disease Under Combined High Intrathecal and Low Intravenous Dose of 2-hydroxylpropyl-β-cyclodextrin

Longitudinal Data in Patients with Niemann-Pick Type C Disease Under Combined High Intrathecal and Low Intravenous Dose of 2-hydroxylpropyl-β-cyclodextrin

| January 1, 2021

by Evangelia Bountouvi, MD, PhD; Melpomeni Giorgi, MD; Anna Papadopoulou, PhD; Kaj Blennow, PhD; Ingemar Björkhem, PhD; Maria Tsirouda, PhD; Spyridon Kanellakis, Msc, PhD; Andreas Fryganas, MD; Maria Spanou, MD; Ioanna Georgaki, MD; Sofia Asprogeraka, MD; and Argyrios Dinopoulos, PhD Drs. Bountouvi, Giorgi, Papadopoulou, Tsirouda, Fryganas, Spanou, Georgaki, Asprogeraka, and Dinopoulos are with the Third […]

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Catatonia in a 6-year-old Patient Following Disseminated Group A Streptococcus Infection

Catatonia in a 6-year-old Patient Following Disseminated Group A Streptococcus Infection

| January 1, 2021

by Philip B Cawkwell, MD; Ivan Daniel Mayor, BA; and Richard J. Shaw,MD Drs. Cawkwell and Shaw and Mr. Mayor are with the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, at the Stanford University School of Medicine in Palo Alto, California. FUNDING: No funding was provided for this study. DISCLOSURES: […]

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Blood–Brain Barrier: COVID-19, Pandemics, and Cytokine Norms

Blood–Brain Barrier: COVID-19, Pandemics, and Cytokine Norms

| January 1, 2021

by Atmaram Yarlagadda, MD; Samuel L. Preston, DO;  Rachel P. Jeyadhas, MD; Adam Edward Lang, PharmD;  Rasha Hammamieh, PhD; And Anita H. Clayton, MD Dr. Yarlagadda is the Installation Director of Psychological Health at McDonald Army Health Center in Fort Eustis, Virginia. Dr. Preston is with Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences in Bethesda, Maryland. […]

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Effects of Prismatic Lenses on Lateral Axial Dystonia in Parkinson’s Disease: A Pilot Study

Effects of Prismatic Lenses on Lateral Axial Dystonia in Parkinson’s Disease: A Pilot Study

| January 1, 2021

by Michele Meglio, PhD Student; Enrica Olivola, MD, PhD; Marco Santilli, BSC; Francesco Lena, MSC, PhD; Diego Centonze, MD, PhD; Matteo Bologna, MD, PhD; and Nicola Modugno, MD, PhD Dr. Meglio is with IRCCS Neuromed in the Unit of Neuro-Ophthalmology in Pozzilli, Italy; he’s a PhD student in Neuroscience at University of Rome Tor Vergata […]

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Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation in Treatment of Adolescent Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder: A Narrative Review of Literature

Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation in Treatment of Adolescent Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder: A Narrative Review of Literature

| January 1, 2021

by Aksha M. Memon, MD, MPH Dr. Memon is an Assistant Professor with the Department of Foundational Medical Studies at Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine in Rochester Hills, Michigan. FUNDING: No funding was provided for this study. DISCLOSURES: The author has no conflicts of interest relevant to the content of this article. ABSTRACT: […]

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Minor Head Injury Might Cause Treatable Dementia Due to Severe Hyponatremia

Minor Head Injury Might Cause Treatable Dementia Due to Severe Hyponatremia

| January 1, 2021

by Takahiko Nagamine, MD, PhD Dr. Nagamine is with the Sunlight Brain Research Center in Hofu, Yamaguchi, Japan. FUNDING: No funding was provided for this study.  DISCLOSURES: The author has no conflicts of interest relevant to the content of this article. ABSTRACT: Objective. There are several conditions of treatable dementia. Among these, hyponatremia can cause transitory […]

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Letters to the Editor: Nonresponsive myasthenia is suspicious for congenital myasthenic syndrome or myopathy

Letters to the Editor: Nonresponsive myasthenia is suspicious for congenital myasthenic syndrome or myopathy

| October 1, 2020

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Intellectual Disability in Morocco: A Pilot Study

Intellectual Disability in Morocco: A Pilot Study

| October 1, 2020

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Who Will Pay for Robotic Rehabilitation? The Growing Need for a Cost-effectiveness Analysis

Who Will Pay for Robotic Rehabilitation? The Growing Need for a Cost-effectiveness Analysis

| October 1, 2020

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