Rise seen in postinjury rate of mental health diagnoses; suicide rate higher than population average.
252 patients currently under investigation for AFM, an increase of 33 patients since last week.
The results highlight the importance of evaluating and monitoring cognitive function in individuals with recent critical illness or major infections, especially if they are already at risk for dementia.
In this systematic review and meta-analysis, history of concussion or mild traumatic brain injury was associated with a two-fold increased risk of suicide.
The new guidelines will facilitate the design and development of clinical trials to test new therapies to minimize the burden of neurologic disability produced by neurosarcoidosis.
Among college football players, number, severity of head impacts may affect risk for concussion.
Level of S100B up after sports-related concussion, especially within 4 hours of concussion.
Patients with both Parkinson disease and type 2 diabetes were more likely to have cardiovascular comorbidities than those with only Parkinson disease.
Approximately 5.5 million Americans have Alzheimer disease or dementia.
Neurological and neuropsychological examinations were performed to assess intellectual disabilities, and biological assays were performed on collected CSF and plasma.
A 2016 experimental rule change in National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I Ivy League play has been linked to a reduction in concussions among players.
Multiple system atrophy is a rare, progressive neurodegenerative condition for which there is currently no cure.
Genetic and lifestyle factors are independently associated with incident stroke among men and women aged 40 to 73 years.
One in 2 women and 1 in 3 men will develop dementia, stroke, or parkinsonism during their lifetime.
Itch is "learned" in the nervous system, said Dr Berger, with involvement by both central and peripheral neural processes.
Findings among individuals with a genetic mutation known to cause Alzheimer's.
Researchers analyze the dietary habits of 260 patients in the early stages of multiple sclerosis from baseline to 5 years after initial onset of symptoms.
The Get With the Guidelines-Stroke program includes measures such as neurologist assessment, rehabilitation evaluation, and education on stroke risk factors.
For children, infants with febrile seizure, recurrence down with acetaminophen vs no antipyretic.
The new guidelines place a substantial emphasis on the importance of introducing high-quality rehabilitation early in these patients.
Safety data for Fycompa was consistent with the safety profile in adult populations without the need for weight-based dosing.
The Company states that the NDA is supported by robust clinical trial data, including patients studies where more than 1600 seizures were treated with Valtoco nasal spray.
Recurrence of seizures was reported in 28.2% of patients who attempted withdrawal.
The risk for late-onset epilepsy was lower in patients with higher physical activity levels and moderate alcohol intake.
The odds of language delay were lower at 18 months and 36 months in children exposed to AEDs in utero whose mothers took folic acid.
Emergency department computed tomography rates for children with minor head trauma were not affected by parent decision aid use.
A 32-year-old woman presents to the emergency department with gradually worsening generalized headache 8 days after giving birth to her second child.
More than 2 hours of recreational screen time was found to be associated with cognitive decline in children.
Alzheimer's disease and related dementias burden is expected to increase to 3.3% in 2060.
Investigators examined the effects of smoking on respiratory symptoms and functional levels in patients with multiple sclerosis.