The guidelines recommend that patients with MS receive their recommended vaccines, including that for yearly influenza. Additionally, they noted that no evidence exists that suggests vaccination increases the risk of MS exacerbation.
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.
Take this brief quiz to test your knowledge of recent recommendations from the American Headache Society for the prevention and acute management of migraine.
What are the risk factors for serious intracranial injury? When can patients return to normal activity? Answers here.
Are you up-to-date on recent guidelines for the management of agitation, anxiety, apathy, psychosis, and sleep disorders in patients with Huntington disease? Take this brief quiz to find out.
Some good news about Huntington disease: most of the behavioral symptoms can be managed with treatments developed for other conditions.
Guidelines from the American Academy of Neurology now cover the use of third-generation antiepileptic drugs for patients with new-onset focal or generalized epilepsy.
The CDC recently released the first US evidence-based guidelines on pediatric mild traumatic brain injury. Scroll through our quick slideshow to get the highlights.
Stroke survivors with hypertension who are recommended earlier antihypertensive treatment and lifestyle modification may greatly increase their chances of survival.
Practice guidelines for the management of low-level, minimally conscious states resulting from brain injury include recommendations for assessment, treatment protocol, and supportive approaches.