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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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Editorial Message and Issue Highlights–Vol. 17, No. 4–6, April–June 2020

Editorial Message and Issue Highlights–Vol. 17, No. 4–6, April–June 2020

| April 1, 2020

Dear Colleagues: Welcome to the April–June 2020 edition of Innovations in Clinical Neuroscience (ICNS). For 2020’s second quarterly issue of ICNS, we start with original research by Azizi et al titled, “The Epileptogenesis Property of G2013 (α-L-Guluronic Acid) in Pentylenetetrazole-Induced Kindling Model.” Here, Azizi et al evaluate the therapeutic efficacy and epileptogenesis potential of G2013 […]

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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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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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