James Leverenz, MD, director of the Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health at Cleveland Clinic, sat down to discuss the challenges faced in diagnosing Lewy body dementia.
No progressive or delayed complications of treatment were recorded after 3 years in patients with essential tremor who underwent focused ultrasound.
SK Life Science’s sodium channel antagonist cenobamate was approved based on data from pivotal trials in nearly 2000 patients in which it reduced the median number of seizures per 28 days.
The FDA has granted the go-ahead to Biogen and Alkermes’ diroximel fumarate, which will be marketed as Vumerity, for the treatment of relapsing-remitting and secondary progressive MS, as well as clinically isolated syndrome.
Study data demonstrates that treatment with satralizumab reduces risk of relapses in patients with neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder.
The 2019 update to the 2018 guidelines clarifies prior recommendations and takes into consideration new clinical trial data to offer a comprehensive guide for treatment, from symptom onset through 2 weeks after acute ischemic stroke.
An 8 year old boy with genetically confirmed neurofibromatosis type 1 presents with first generalized seizure.
The benefits of lowering systolic blood pressure for stroke prevention and reducing poststroke disability are numerous, but the ideal target remains elusive.
Treatment with the Catabasis Pharmaceuticals small molecule oral NF-kB inhibitor resulted in improvements in the 10-meter walk/run scores, time-to-stand scores, and 4-stair climb scores in 31 steroid-naïve boys with DMD aged 4 to 7 years.
The latest generic entry comes on the heels of a new report from ICER, which published a list of prescription drugs that had substantial price increases in 2017 and 2018 without what they consider to be new supporting evidence.