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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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Letter to the Editor: When “Cure” becomes “Care” in Robotic Neurorehabilitation: The Critical Role of Nurses in a Novel Sicilian Multidisciplinary Approach

Letter to the Editor: When “Cure” becomes “Care” in Robotic Neurorehabilitation: The Critical Role of Nurses in a Novel Sicilian Multidisciplinary Approach

| November 1, 2018

By Alfredo Manuli, MSc, and Rocco Salvatore Calabrò, MD, PhD Funding/financial disclosures. The authors have no conflicts of interest relevant to the content of this letter. No funding was received for the preparation of this letter. Innov Clin Neurosci. 2018;15(11–12):11–12 Dear Editor: The goal of rehabilitation is to assist individuals with disability and/or chronic illness in […]

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Worsening Choreoathetosis in Huntington’s Disease with Fluoxetine, Lisdexamfetamine, and Melatonin: A Case Report

Worsening Choreoathetosis in Huntington’s Disease with Fluoxetine, Lisdexamfetamine, and Melatonin: A Case Report

| July 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

By Clayton J. Hamilton, PharmD; Tysen K. Timmer, BA; Robert C. Munjal, MD; Fernando Cardozo-Pelaez, PhD; and Ian R. McGrane, PharmD Dr. Hamilton is with the Department of Pharmacy, Veteran’s Affairs Montana Medical Center-Fort Harrison, in Helena, Montana. Mr. Timmer is a third-year medical student at the University of Washington School of Medicine in Seattle, […]

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Atypical Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome Precipitated By Clozapine And Quetiapine Overdose: A Diagnostic Challenge

Atypical Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome Precipitated By Clozapine And Quetiapine Overdose: A Diagnostic Challenge

| July 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

By David Choon Liang Teo, MBBS, MRC Psych (UK), FAMS (Psychiatry); Hon Khuan Wong, MBBS; Sheng Neng Tan, MBBS, MMED (Psychiatry), FAMS (Psychiatry) Drs. Teo, Wong and Tan are with the Department of Psychological Medicine, Changi General Hospital, Singapore. Funding: No funding was provided for this article. Disclosures: The authors report no conflicts of interest […]

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Lower-extremity Dynamometry as a Novel Outcome Measure  in a Double-blind, Placebo-controlled, Feasibility Trial of Intravenous Immunoglobulin (IVIG) for HIV-associated Myelopathy

Lower-extremity Dynamometry as a Novel Outcome Measure in a Double-blind, Placebo-controlled, Feasibility Trial of Intravenous Immunoglobulin (IVIG) for HIV-associated Myelopathy

| February 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

by Jessica Robinson-Papp, MD, MS; Mary Catherine George, MM, PhD; Alexandra Nmashie, MD; Donald Weisz, PhD; and David M. Simpson, MD Drs. Robinson-Papp, George, Nmashie and Simpson are with the Department of Neurology and Dr. Weisz is with the Department of Neurosurgery—all from the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York, New […]

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The Neuroscience Report—Vol. 51 (December 28, 2017): New Discoveries in Neurodegenerative Diseases

The Neuroscience Report—Vol. 51 (December 28, 2017): New Discoveries in Neurodegenerative Diseases

| December 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

Welcome to The Neuroscience Report where each week we will highlight a specific topic in neuroscience and provide you with links to 5 journal articles, 5 news articles, and 5 wildcard picks. Brought to you by Innovations in Clinical Neuroscience—your source for peer-reviewed, evidence-based information. This week’s topic: Discoveries in Neurodegenerative Diseases 5 Journal Articles Pathogenesis and […]

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The Neuroscience Report—Vol. 48 (November 30, 2017): Multiple Sclerosis

The Neuroscience Report—Vol. 48 (November 30, 2017): Multiple Sclerosis

| November 30, 2017 | 0 Comments

The latest in neuroscience—sorted and summarized for you Welcome to The Neuroscience Report where each week we will highlight a specific topic in neuroscience and provide you with links to 5 journal articles, 5 news articles, and 5 wildcard picks. Brought to you by Innovations in Clinical Neuroscience—your source for peer-reviewed, evidence-based information. This week’s topic: Multiple […]

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It’s Time for Combination Therapies in Multiple Sclerosis

It’s Time for Combination Therapies in Multiple Sclerosis

| June 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

by Jagannadha Avasarala, MD, PhD Dr. Avasarala is Associate Professor of Neurology, Division of Neurology, Department of Medicine, University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Greenville Health System, Greenville, South Carolina. Innov Clin Neurosci. 2017;14(5–6):28–30. Funding: No funding was received for the preparation of this article. Financial Disclosures: The author has no conflicts of interest […]

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