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Head positioning during acute stroke treatment shows no clear benefit | ISC
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Head positioning during acute stroke treatment shows no clear benefit | ISC

More than 11,000 patients were randomized to the flat or sitting positions.

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Restarting oral anticoagulation after intracerebral hemorrhage associated with decreased mortality | ISC

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Researchers find autism biomarkers in infancy

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Afib: NOACs, VKAs equally effective for stroke, GI bleeding higher with NOACs

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Testosterone replacement improves bone density but increases coronary artery noncalcified plaque

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Stroke risk higher within 3 months of herpes zoster infection

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Parkinson's disease: study pins down minimal clinically important differences in UPDRS scores

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REM sleep behavior disorder highly prevalent in Parkinson's disease

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Cognitive training found beneficial in MS

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Children’s daily sugar intake equivalent to 20 chocolate chip biscuits

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Wait for surgery is too long, says Royal College

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30% of neonatal unit admissions may be unnecessary

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BMA survey: 42% of European GPs may leave UK

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Rise in A&E referrals from NHS 111 service

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ALS: urinary neurotrophin marker p75ECD predicts survival

Better prognostic biomarkers are needed in ALS to inform research and clinical care.

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Which headache disorders most affect Pakistanis?

Results from a large survey

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Parkinson's disease: what factors predict patient interest in DBS?

Data from the CARE Monitor study.

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Age-related hearing loss may be an early sign of dementia

Clinicians should not overlook this common problem.

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Natalizumab-associated PML: plasmapheresis fails to improve outcomes

Risk for death was higher for patients in the US vs European countries.

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Rivaroxaban vs dabigatran or warfarin in the real world: which one wins?

Spoiler: It depends.

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Headache: Monthly Essentials February 2017
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Headache: Monthly Essentials February 2017

Neuromodulation options for TACs | Myocardial ischemia, migraine, and CV events

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Blacks, Hispanics, women and ‘stroke belters’ are less likely to get tPA | ISC
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Blacks, Hispanics, women and ‘stroke belters’ are less likely to get tPA | ISC

tPA is the only treatment approved by the FDA for ischemic stroke.

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Long sleep duration tied to dementia

Prolonged sleep duration may be useful in identifying patients at risk of progressing to dementia.

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Epilepsy in the elderly linked to increased ischemic stroke | ISC
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Epilepsy in the elderly linked to increased ischemic stroke | ISC

The study suggests that epilepsy in the elderly might signify disease of blood vessels in the brain.

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Genes linked to rare epilepsies also contributes to common epilepsies
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Genes linked to rare epilepsies also contributes to common epilepsies

Emerging paradigm of targeted therapy in rare epilepsies might also extend to common epilepsies

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High prevalence of benzodiazepine use reported in chronic pain

Coadministration of opioids with benzodiazepine places patients at risk for multiple adverse events.

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People with epilepsy may experience gaps in self-management

People with epilepsy struggle with lifestyle management more than other issues.

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Dementia: new treatment for neuropsychiatric symptoms in old therapy

Electroconvulsive therapy is effective, but may adversely affect cognition.

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