Clinical Edge

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

This Week's Must Reads

Readmission Rates After Thrombectomy for Stroke , J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis; ePub 2018 Jul 3; Ramchand, et al

Admissions for Psychotic Episodes, Epilepsy Linked , Epilepsia; ePub 2018 Jul 4; Rossi, Kim, et al

Gender and Cognition in Overweight Adults with T2D, Alzheimers Dement; ePub 2018 Jul 4; Espeland, et al

Subjective Improvements in Sleep Apnea Examined, Sleep Med; ePub 2018 Jul 4; Bhat, Gupta, et al

FDA Approves Xeomin for Excessive Drooling, Merz North America news release; 2018 Jul 3

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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Traumatic Brain Injury

Psychiatric Risk Factors for Recurrent Neurotrauma, Brain Inj; ePub 2018 Jun 18; Hayward, Fessler, et al

TBI Linked with 2-fold Increase Risk of Dementia, JAMA Neurology; ePub 2018 May 7; Barnes, et al

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Practice Management

Neurologic Drug Shortages May Compromise Care, Neurology; ePub 2017 Nov 15; Omorodion, et al

Racial Disparities in Neurologic Care Examined, Neurology; ePub 2017 May 17; Saadi, et al

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Neurosurgery & Trauma

Readmission Rates After Thrombectomy for Stroke , J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis; ePub 2018 Jul 3; Ramchand, et al

Ischemic Stroke Risk After Trauma in Young Cohort, Neurology; ePub 2017 Nov 8; Fox, Hills, et al

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Mixed Topics

Admissions for Psychotic Episodes, Epilepsy Linked , Epilepsia; ePub 2018 Jul 4; Rossi, Kim, et al

Gender and Cognition in Overweight Adults with T2D, Alzheimers Dement; ePub 2018 Jul 4; Espeland, 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

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Trauma

Psychiatric Risk Factors for Recurrent Neurotrauma, Brain Inj; ePub 2018 Jun 18; Hayward, Fessler, et al

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

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Stroke

Readmission Rates After Thrombectomy for Stroke , J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis; ePub 2018 Jul 3; Ramchand, et al

FDA Approves Xeomin for Excessive Drooling, Merz North America news release; 2018 Jul 3

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Pain

FDA Approves Expanded Use of Exparel Nerve Block, Pacira news release; 2018 Apr 6

FDA Approves Apadaz for Acute Pain Relief, KemPharm, Inc. news release; 2018 Feb 23

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Epilepsy & Seizures

Admissions for Psychotic Episodes, Epilepsy Linked , Epilepsia; ePub 2018 Jul 4; Rossi, Kim, et al

Anxiety Independently Associated with Epilepsy, Epilepsy Behav; ePub 2018 Jun 12; Clary, et al

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Sleep Medicine

Subjective Improvements in Sleep Apnea Examined, Sleep Med; ePub 2018 Jul 4; Bhat, Gupta, et al

Patient Satisfaction with Sleep Study Experience, Sleep; ePub 2018 May 8; Kapur, Johnston, et al

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Alzheimer's & Cognition

Gender and Cognition in Overweight Adults with T2D, Alzheimers Dement; ePub 2018 Jul 4; Espeland, et al

MCI, Dementia Linked with Vascular Risk Factors, Alzheimers Dement; ePub 2018 May 12; Knopman, et al

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Multiple Sclerosis

Brain Volume Loss as Therapeutic Response Marker , JAMA Neurology; ePub 2018 Jul 2; Andorra, et al

Assessing Environmental Factors and Risk of MS, Mult Scler Relat Disord; ePub 2018 Jun 23; Mowry, et al

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