Clinical Edge

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

This Week's Must Reads

Potential Limitations of Balance Confidence Scales, Int J MS Care; ePub 2018 Jan 24; Wood, Wajda, et al

Cognitive Phenotypes in MS and Targeted Treatments, J Neurology; ePub 2018 Jan 22; Leavitt, Tosto, et al

Demographic Characteristics in Persons with MS, J Int Neuropsychol Soc; 2018 Feb; Costa, et al

Mercy Evaluation of MS Appropriately Valid, Clin Neuropsychol; ePub 2018 Jan 23; Merz, et al

Walking Speed, Endurance Studied in Persons with MS, J Neurophysiol; ePub 2018 Jan 3; Almuklass, 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

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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

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Alzheimer's & Cognition

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

Setting Plays Role in Evaluating Cognitive Decline, Alzheimers Dement; ePub 2018 Jan 17; Snitz, et al

Read more in Alzheimer's & Cognition

Multiple Sclerosis

Potential Limitations of Balance Confidence Scales, Int J MS Care; ePub 2018 Jan 24; Wood, Wajda, et al

Cognitive Phenotypes in MS and Targeted Treatments, J Neurology; ePub 2018 Jan 22; Leavitt, Tosto, et al

Read more in Multiple Sclerosis

Parkinson's Disease

Orthostatic Hypotension in PD Increases Care Costs, Parkinsonism Relat Disord; ePub 2017 Nov 27; Merola, et al

FDA Approves Vercise Deep Brain Stimulation System, Boston Scientific news release; 2017 Dec 11

Read more in Parkinson's Disease

Mixed Topics

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

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

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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

Trauma

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

Read more in Trauma