RSSNeurologic Systems and Symptoms

Frontiers in Detecting Consciousness: The Growing Use of EEG Analysis

Frontiers in Detecting Consciousness: The Growing Use of EEG Analysis

| July 1, 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 […]

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High-dose Clozapine Withdrawal: A Case Report and Timeline of a Single Potential Withdrawal Seizure

High-dose Clozapine Withdrawal: A Case Report and Timeline of a Single Potential Withdrawal Seizure

| July 1, 2019

by Megan K. Skelly, PharmD, BCPS; Tammie Lee Demler, BS, PharmD, MBA, BCGP, BCPP; and Claudia Lee, MD Drs. Skelly, Demler, and Lee are with the State University at Buffalo (SUNY) School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Department of Pharmacy Practice in Buffalo, New York and Drs. Demler and Lee are also with New York […]

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The Pathophysiology of Marijuana-induced Encephalopathy and Possible Epilepsy after Ingestion in Children: A Case Series

The Pathophysiology of Marijuana-induced Encephalopathy and Possible Epilepsy after Ingestion in Children: A Case Series

| March 1, 2019

by Alister Carvalho, MBBS, and Tracy Evans-Gilbert, DM, MPH, CTropMed® Drs. Carvalho and Evans-Gilbert are with the Department of Pediatrics at the Cornwall Regional Hospital in Montego Bay, Jamaica. Dr. Evans-Gilbert is also with the University of the West Indies, Western Campus, in Montego Bay, Jamaica. Funding: No funding was provided. Disclosures: The authors have […]

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Panic Attacks in Hyperaldosteronism

Panic Attacks in Hyperaldosteronism

| March 1, 2019

by Tiffany Y. Lin, MD; Rebecca M. Hedrick, MD; and Waguih William IsHak, MD, FAPA Drs. Lin and IsHak are with the David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California–Los Angeles in Los Angeles, California. Drs. Hedrick and IsHak are with Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, […]

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Validation of an Equation Model to Predict Intracranial Pressure in Clinical Studies

Validation of an Equation Model to Predict Intracranial Pressure in Clinical Studies

| November 1, 2018

by Niro Kasahara, MD; Mateus L. Matuoka, MD; Katia S. Santos, MD; Natasha F.S. Cruz, MD; Alvaro R. Martins, MD; and Stanley Nigro, MD Drs. Kasahara, Matuoka, Santos, and Cruz are with the Department of Ophthalmology, Irmandade da Santa Casa de Misericordia de Sao Paulo in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Dr. Kasahara is also with Santa […]

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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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Does Vitamin D Deficiency Contribute to Cognitive Dysfunction in Patients with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus?

Does Vitamin D Deficiency Contribute to Cognitive Dysfunction in Patients with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus?

| October 1, 2018

by Hoda A. Hussein, MD; Lamiaa I. Daker, MD; Nermeen A. Fouad, MD; Azza Elamir, MD; and Shereen R. Mohamed, MD Dr. Hussein is with the Internal Medicine Department, Dr. Daker is with the Neurology Department, Dr. Fouad is with the Rheumatology Department, and Drs. Elamir and Mohamed are with the Medical Biochemistry Department—all with […]

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Letter to the Editor: Looking Beyond the Obvious: Non-motor Parkinsonism

Letter to the Editor: Looking Beyond the Obvious: Non-motor Parkinsonism

| October 1, 2018

By Shivani Naik, MD; Murali Kolikonda, MD; Shanti Pittampalli, MD; Steven Lippmann, MD 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(9–10):11–13 Dear Editor: Parkinson’s disease (PD) is second to Alzheimer’s disease as the most common neurodegenerative disease, […]

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Letter to the Editor: Gait Rehabilitation following Neurological Disorders: Are Robotic Devices the Future?

Letter to the Editor: Gait Rehabilitation following Neurological Disorders: Are Robotic Devices the Future?

| October 1, 2018

By Rocco Salvatore Calabrò, MD, PhD; Alfredo Manuli, MSc; Antonino Leo, MSc;  Margherita Russo, MD, PhD; Antonino Naro, MD, PhD; and Placido Bramanti, MD IRCCS Centro Neurolesi “Bonino-Pulej0,” Messina, Italy Funding/financial disclosures. The author has no conflicts of interest relevant to the content of this letter. No funding was received for the preparation of this letter. Innov […]

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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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