Patients with drug-resistant seizures should have an epilepsy center evaluation to confirm the diagnosis and determine the epilepsy syndrome and possible candidacy for neurosurgery. Guidelines here.
A patient with worsening atrial fibrillation experiences improvement of his symptoms and heart rate with chiropractic manipulation. More in this podcast.
Insights about where stem cell treatment of neurological diseases is headed.
These new studies describe events and risks that go after, or before, the onset of symptoms.
Patients with epilepsy often seek CAM therapies—with or without the recommendations or explicit approval of their neurologist.
How are you counseling patients and families about the risks and benefits of playing sports with repetitive head blows and the risk of CTE?
Advances in the diagnosis and management of SMA include molecular genetic testing and the FDA approval of a disease-modifying therapy.
Recent findings challenge previous assumptions about the genesis of atherosclerosis.
New guidelines reflect a growing interest in behavioral treatments and neuromodulation.
Clicking sounds in the patient’s ears were initially thought to be auditory hallucinations, but a thorough neurological examination revealed the true cause.
Cognitive deficits are gender based, opioids complicate prophylactic treatment, patients with migraine seen by ophthalmologists—find concise summaries of these and other findings here.
Women are three times more susceptible to migraine than are men. The difference is so pronounced that men with migraine are at risk for being underdiagnosed and undertreated. Why such a discrepancy?
Neurology Times' inaugural Special Report explores TBI, providing key insights and practical strategies as well as focused approaches to clinical care.
The CAM options described here may help prevent trauma-related neurodegeneration over the long term.
Conceptualizing risk among patients with traumatic brain injury requires clinicians to consider multiple factors including neuroanatomic and cognitive dysfunction, and psychosocial impairment.