Interesting Neuro: migraine drugs & stroke risks
Our Feb. news & research include two new migraine drugs, the stroke-Parkinson link, and the potential of an anticancer drug to prevent Alzheimer.
Patent Foramen Ovale Closure for Stroke Prevention
Optimal therapy for people with a history of patent foramen ovale and cryptogenic stroke has not been defined. We review several recent studies.
Interesting Neuro: TBI & imaging in stroke & epilepsy
Our Jan. news & research list includes the possible lingering effects of childhood concussion and the benefits of vitamin D for MS.
Downside of Long-term NSAID Use
A new study suggests that NSAIDs can increase the risk of CV events, such as ischemic stroke, and that these risks differ by type of NSAID.
Neuro News Roundup: Stroke Risks & Treatments
The risks and benefits of intravenous tissue plasminogen activator and endovascular thrombectomy are discussed in the following slides.
Caregiver Costs in Post-Stroke Spasticity
Stroke has many long-term repercussions, but the effect on informal caregivers is sometimes overlooked.
Interesting Neuro: epilepsy updates & autism risks
Our Dec. news & research list includes groundbreaking research from AES 2015 as well as a few potential neurodegeneration biomarkers.
Ethnic Differences in Ischemic Stroke Risk
In ischemic stroke subtypes in young-onset stroke, researchers identify a modifiable risk factor in a high-risk group.
Stress and Neurological Disease Management
The holidays can be an especially stressful time of year, so patients need to be aware of how stress influences neurological disease progression.
Interesting Neuro: Alzheimer Studies & Stroke Drug
Our Nov. news & research list includes 2 successful genetic Alzheimer treatments in mouse models and a potential drug for Parkinson disease psychosis.