Cannabidiol for Seizures
Marijuana has been employed since ancient times for the treatment of epilepsy. However, rigorous scientific data supporting its efficacy has been essentially nonexistent until recently.
Treatment of Acute Migraine Pain in the Emergency Department
A new study makes the case for alternatives to opioids in the treatment of migraine.
Concussion Update: 5 Important Facts
Causes of concussion include direct trauma, rapid acceleration-deceleration, and blast injury. Dr. Wilner discusses recent literature.
Case Study: Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease Confirmed With RT QuIC
Creutzfeldt-Jacob disease should be considered in the setting of a rapidly progressive dementia with psychiatric symptoms, ataxia, mutism, myoclonus, and pyramidal or extrapyramidal signs.
5 Neuroprotective Strategies to Reduce Brain Injury
An expert discusses the latest guidelines to reduce brain injury in adults who are comatose after cardiac resuscitation.
Responsive Neurostimulation: 5 Important Facts
Key details about an option for the treatment of drug-resistant epilepsy in patients who are not surgical candidates.
5 Important Facts About SUDEP
What do the new AAN guidelines on SUDEP offer? Here’s a quick overview of the key facts.