Eighteen percent of all improperly used thrombolytic treatments in the emergency department occur in patients with migraine with aura.
Veronica Hackethal, MD
A review of systemic medications for dermatologic diseases describes a wide range of adverse events, which range from mild and reversible to permanent and potentially fatal.
What are the key symptoms of TIND, a rare condition that can occur after rapid normalization of blood glucose levels following prolonged periods of hyperglycemia?
New research may help doctors determine when (and when not) to test for antiglutamate decarboxylase antibodies in patients with neurological disorders and psychiatric symptoms.
A new study has found that patients with neuropsychiatric systemic lupus erythematosus have 3 times increased risk of death, and this risk increases to over 7 times higher in patients with focal CNS symptoms.
While migraine is distinct from stroke in its gradual onset and lack of focal motor weakness, it is also a predisposing factor for childhood stroke. That can raise the question, “Is it another migraine or is it actually stroke this time?”
Do you know about these handheld noninvasive devices for acute migraines and for migraine prophylaxis? About CGRPs anticipating FDA approval?
Seizure risk can be increased by illicit drug use, withdrawal from alcohol, and opioids or benzodiazepines. Which non-neuro medications can increase seizure risk, even when taken as directed? Test your knowledge in this quiz.
New technology may help patients and providers assess changes in severity of Parkinson disease symptoms more objectively.
When and why were the Beers criteria set in place? Learn more in this quiz.