Causes of death in patients with epilepsy were assessed to determine the presence of cardiac pathology.
Investigators examined rates, predictors, and outcomes of neuroimaging in pediatric and adolescent patients who presented to the ED with a headache.
Thinning of the retinal nerve fiber layer has been linked to worsening cognitive function and may be valuable in identifying individuals who may be at risk for cognitive decline.
This retrospective study sought to assess migraine patterns in 69 menopausal women between ages 40 and 60 who were treated at Partners Healthcare Hospitals for concurrent migraine headache.
DBS has been known to generate other movement-related disorders such as dyskinesias, blepharospasm, and hypokinesia.
Hormone therapy in postmenopausal women with mild cognitive impairment was examined.
This marks the first approved drug that contains an active ingredient derived from marijuana as well as the first treatment approved for patients with Dravet syndrome.
In multivariate analyses, adverse late cranial ultrasound findings were an independent risk factor for full scale IQ scores 70.
A meta-analysis of 18 studies examining the association of prenatal antidepressant exposure with motor development in children showed a small overall effect of worse motor development outcomes among children exposed to antidepressants in pregnancy.
Elderly patients aged 80 years and older have an increased risk of developing cardiovascular disease (CVD) with worse hearing as well as hearing deterioration.
Findings for those with systolic BP 130 mm Hg at age 50 years
The genetic risk score primarily modified the risk for and onset of dementia and AD among homozygous carriers for APOE ε4.
Lower BCAA levels may be associated with an increased risk of incident dementia.
Psychological impairment seen particularly in those with chronic health conditions
Elderly individuals without dementia who have elevated daytime sleepiness may be at greater risk for β-amyloid accumulation.
The independent data monitoring committee (IDMC) concluded that the 2 trials (AMARANTH and DAYBREAK-ALZ) investigating the treatment in mild Alzheimer's disease dementia, were not likely to meet their primary endpoints of change from baseline on the 13-item Alzheimer's Disease Assessment Scale - Cognitive Subscale.
Deficits similar for long-term type 1 diabetes and age-matched patients with type 2 diabetes
Brain autopsies of participants of the Rush Memory Aging project (n=428) were studied to identify the association between brain pathologies and total daily physical activity and mortality.
Based on data from four states, in 2015, 35.5% of adult stroke survivors used outpatient rehab.
Diethylstilbestrol exposure during pregnancy is associated with multigenerational neurodevelopmental deficits in childhood, including ADHD.
Oral medication, botulinum toxin type A injections, and endoscopic decompression surgery were all compared in the treatment of patients with frontal secondary headaches due to STN and SON configuration.
Administering a visual association test in patients with a small decline on the Mini-Mental State Examination during a 2-year period has substantial incremental value for identifying those at elevated risk for developing dementia.
Gilenya is the first multiple sclerosis drug approved for children
Meta-analysis shows reduction in depressive symptoms with RET, with considerable heterogeneity
Patients with ALS require multidisciplinary care and rehabilitative interventions; maximizing independent function and quality of life are the goals.
Anticholinergic drugs for depression, urologic conditions, or Parkinson disease are associated with potential dementia occurrences up to 20 years after drug exposure.
Review of 4 studies shows positive link for clinically significant anxiety in midlife, future dementia
Therapeutics to cool the brain may someday be a safer alternative to hypnotics.
Associations between cannabis use and cognitive functioning in adolescents and young adults are small.
Medical records of 48 children examined by Asperger show that he specifically called for 12 of the children to be transferred to the Am Spiegelgrund facility, the 'euthanasia' institution founded in 1940.