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Measurement-based Care in Psychiatry— Past, Present, and Future

Measurement-based Care in Psychiatry— Past, Present, and Future

| November 1, 2018

by Ahmed Aboraya, MD, Dr.PH; Henry A. Nasrallah, MD; Daniel E. Elswick, MD; Ahmed Elshazly, MD; Nevine Estephan, MD; Dalia Aboraya, BA; Seher Berzingi; Josleen Chumbers; Aara Berzingi, BA; John Justice, MD; Jawad Zafar, DO; and Sheena Dohar, MD Dr. Aboraya is Chief of Psychiatry at William R. Sharpe, Jr. Hospital, Clinical Professor of Psychiatry […]

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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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The Assessment and Measurement of Wellness in the Clinical Medical Setting: A Systematic Review

The Assessment and Measurement of Wellness in the Clinical Medical Setting: A Systematic Review

| October 1, 2018

by Ryan Bart, DO; Waguih William IsHak, MD, FAPA; Shaina Ganjian, MS; Karim Yahia Jaffer; Marina Abdelmesseh, MD, CIC; Sophia Hanna, BA; Yasmine Gohar, BA; Gezelle Azar, Bs; Brigitte Vanle, PhD; Jonathan Dang, MD; and Itai Danovitch, MD Dr. Bart is with Western University of Health Sciences and Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, in Los Angeles, California. […]

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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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Letter to the Editor: Pneumocephalus: Is the needle size  significant?

Letter to the Editor: Pneumocephalus: Is the needle size significant?

| February 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

Dear Editor: Pneumocephalus was first described in 1866, and the term was coined in 1914.[1] It is also known as a pneumatocele or intracerebral aerocele and may be classified as simple or tension pneumocephalus. The most common causes are craniofacial trauma, neoplasm, infection, surgical intervention, and barotrauma. Pneumocephalus has been documented most often following lumbar […]

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