Neurology Information Center
Use of PPIs was associated with increased risks of first -time ischemic stroke and MI, particularly among long -term users and at high doses.
Among women, but not men, mid-adulthood hypertension correlated with a 65% increased dementia risk.
A majority of study participants also reported that they frequently skip doses of ADHD medication.
It can be difficult to care for complex patients when they need services that do not exist.
A traumatic brain injury can change physical, cognitive, and emotional functioning, which can include changes in the patient's sleeping patterns.
Some well-known sleep disorders are associated with headaches, including sleep apnea and parasomnias.
A 55-year-old man with a history of hypertension and migraines is sent by his primary care provider to the emergency department for a spinal tap to rule out meningitis.
A 65-year-old Hispanic man presents to the emergency department via EMS after an unwitnessed fall from a presumed standing height.
After consulting a neurologist, the nurse practitioner determined a diagnosis of REM sleep behavior disorder.
A man, aged 56, presented with complaints about episodes of vertigo and disabling headaches.
If a patient is truly bradykinetic, their blink rate will be decreased.
Referring to infants as "addicted" to opiates is clinically incorrect and creates stigma surrounding treatment.
Treatments for elderly patients who have dementia and sleep disorders.