PHILADELPHIA – Using imaging and clinical data, researchers developed a seven-item scale to identify patients with...
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“Associations were stronger in [dementia] cases diagnosed before the age of 80 years,” the researchers noted.
The level of neurofilament light in CSF may distinguish frontotemporal dementia from other dementias and Parkinson’s disease from atypical...
Data support the hypothesis that hepatitis C virus infection is a risk factor for incident Parkinson’s disease.
The findings give pause to the notion of performing discretionary appendectomies in patients who are having surgery for another reason.
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PHILADELPHIA – Levels of oligomeric alpha synuclein are higher among patients with Parkinson’s disease than among...
PHILADELPHIA - Trial results show that the antihypertensive medication did not slow disease progression.
The average cost for multiple sclerosis therapies increased 20-fold, from $15/month in 2004 to $309/month in 2016.
PHILADELPHIA - Improvements of up to 2 hours were seen in an analysis of the BIPARK-1 and BIPARK-2 phase 3 studies.