Clinical Edge

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

Must Reads by Date

Must reads for theWeek ending February 28, 2016

FDA Expands Indication for Deep Brain Stimulation Device, Now indicated for motor complications of PD

Teriflunomide in Multiple Sclerosis, Studying long-term efficacy and safety

Contraceptive Use by Women With Epilepsy, Are neurologists sufficiently involved in selection?

Proton Pump Inhibitors in Dementia, Do they pose a risk?

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Must reads for theWeek ending February 21, 2016

Gender Identity Disorders and Multiple Sclerosis, Studying the association in men and women

Fatigue and Depression in MS, Evaluating associations with cortical thickness

Daclizumab in Relapsing-Remitting MS, Assessing its effect on health-related quality of life

Cognitive Impairment in RRMS, Associating blood flow and volume with disability

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Must reads for theWeek ending February 14, 2016

Guideline for Epilepsy Surgery Specimens, Committee issues SOPs for inspection, distribution, and processing

FDA Approves Onzetra Xsail, Intranasal delivery of migraine medication

FDA Approves ZembraceSymTouch, Injectable sumatriptan succinate for migraine

Brain-derived Neurotrophic Factor in Alzheimer Disease, Studying its effect of cognitive decline

REM Sleep Behavior Disorder, Assessing the risk factors

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Must reads for theWeek ending February 7, 2016

Taste Dysfunction in MS, Correlating taste with lesion volume and number

Posture Control in MS, Quantitative assessment with visual perceptive computing

Diagnostic Accuracy in MS, Evaluating FLAIR images

Genetic Predictors of Relapse Rate, Studying the role of HLA-DRB1*15

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Must reads for theWeek ending January 31, 2016

Urate Levels in Parkinson Disease, Assessing sex-based risk

Humoral Response to anti-EBV-VCA in MS, Studying lesion, gray matter, and cortical volumes

Body Mass Index in Parkinson Disease, Evaluating changes in unified UPDRS scores

Radiologically Isolated Syndrome and PPMS, Is evolution greater among the RIS population?

Sleep Fragmentation in Stroke, Does it contribute to arteriosclerosis and infarcts?

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