Clinical Edge

Summaries of Must-Read Clinical Literature, Guidelines, and FDA Actions

This Week's Must Reads

Sex Differences Evident in Cognitive Decline in PD, Parkinsonism Relat Disord; ePub 2018 Feb 9; Cholerton, et al

IBD Associated with Lower Risk of Developing PD, Parkinsonism Relat Disord; ePub 2018 Feb 9; Camacho-Soto, et al

Dysgeusia, Side Effect of DBS, Can Be Reduced, J Clin Neurosci; ePub 2018 Feb 2; Carlson, et al

Leg Stereotypy Syndrome Common in Healthy Adults, J Neuro Neurosurg Psychiatry; ePub 2018 Jan 13; Lotia, et al

Adductor Focal Laryngeal Dystonia Impacts QOL, J Clin Mov Disord; ePub 2017 Dec 13; Stewart, et al

Clinical Guidelines

Guidelines for Reducing Brain Injury Post-Resuscitation, Neurology; ePub 2017 May 10; Geocardin, et al

fMRI as Presurgical Tool for Patients with Epilepsy, Neurology; ePub 2017 Jan 11; Szaflarski, Gloss, et al

Read more in Clinical Guidelines

Movement Disorders

Sex Differences Evident in Cognitive Decline in PD, Parkinsonism Relat Disord; ePub 2018 Feb 9; Cholerton, et al

IBD Associated with Lower Risk of Developing PD, Parkinsonism Relat Disord; ePub 2018 Feb 9; Camacho-Soto, et al

Read more in Movement Disorders

Trauma

Effects of Concussion, Blast Exposure Examined , Neurology; ePub 2017 Oct 13; Tsao, Stentz, et al

Read more in Trauma

Headache & Migraine

Prevalence of Optic Nerve Head Edema in the ED, Neurology; ePub 2018 Jan 5; Sachdeva, et al

Association Between Migraine and Suicidal Behavior, Headache; ePub 2017 Nov 29; Friedman, Zhong, et al

Read more in Headache & Migraine

Stroke

Psychiatric Disease, Lower Rates of IVT Linked, Stroke; ePub 2018 Jan 26; Bongiorno, et al

Stroke Care Disparities in US Military Healthcare, J Neurolog Sci; ePub 2018 Jan 17; Blattner, et al

Read more in Stroke

Epilepsy & Seizures

Incidence of Periictal Apnea in Epileptic Seizures, Epilepsia; ePub 2018 Jan 16; Lacuey, Zonjy, et al

Epilepsy Seizure Rate and Education Level Linked, Epilepsy Behav; ePub 2017 Dec 24; Kumar, et al

Read more in Epilepsy & Seizures

Sleep Medicine

AD, Rest-Activity Rhythm Fragmentation Linked , JAMA Neurology; ePub 2018 Jan 29; Musiek, et al

Incidence of Periictal Apnea in Epileptic Seizures, Epilepsia; ePub 2018 Jan 16; Lacuey, Zonjy, et al

Read more in Sleep Medicine

Health Policy

FDA Approves Briviact for Partial-Onset Seizures, UCB website; 2016 Feb 19; news release

FDA Approves Perampanel for Tonic-Clonic Seizures, Epilepsy drug previously approved for partial-onset seizures

Read more in Health Policy