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March 22, 2022

Tourette Patients Vulnerable to Assault, Criminal Behavior Tourette Patients Vulnerable to Assault, Criminal Behavior

Patients with Tourette syndrome (TS) are more likely to be assaulted or to perpetrate a crime, new research shows. Results of a large registry study show […]
March 22, 2022

‘Pandemic Brain’ Not Limited to Patients Infected With COVID-19 ‘Pandemic Brain’ Not Limited to Patients Infected With COVID-19

The stress of living through a pandemic may cause brain inflammation even in those uninfected with SARS-CoV-2, a new study suggests. Healthy individuals who tested negative […]
March 22, 2022

Does Cilostazol Prevent Recurrent Stroke in Women? Does Cilostazol Prevent Recurrent Stroke in Women?

Long-term dual antiplatelet therapy (DAPT) using cilostazol significantly reduces recurrent ischemic stroke in men, but not in women, new data suggest. In a subanalysis of results […]
March 18, 2022

‘Vast Majority’ of COVID Patients Wake Up After Ventilation ‘Vast Majority’ of COVID Patients Wake Up After Ventilation

COVID-19 patients who are successfully weaned off a ventilator may take days, or even weeks, to regain consciousness, especially those who experienced episodes of hypoxemia while […]
March 18, 2022

New Risk Factors for Poor Outcomes in ICH Identified New Risk Factors for Poor Outcomes in ICH Identified

A new study validates two commonly used prognostic scores for neurologic disability or death after intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH) and identifies several additional factors associated with poor […]
March 18, 2022

NP-led Care Improves Quality of Life for Multiple Sclerosis Patients NP-led Care Improves Quality of Life for Multiple Sclerosis Patients

The study covered in this summary was published in medRxiv.org as a preprint and has not yet been peer reviewed. Key Takeaways Depression improved with add-on […]
March 18, 2022

New Genetic Test Finds Hidden Neurological Diseases New Genetic Test Finds Hidden Neurological Diseases

Neurological disorders can be some of the most difficult conditions to diagnose. Symptoms are similar for multiple different conditions and sometimes they vary a lot between […]
March 18, 2022

Sleep Experts Recommend Permanent Standard Time, Rather Than DST Sleep Experts Recommend Permanent Standard Time, Rather Than DST

Sleep experts tend to agree with U.S. lawmakers about getting rid of the twice-per-year time shift, with one exception: They typically call for standard time rather […]
March 17, 2022

New Aducanumab Biomarker Data Released New Aducanumab Biomarker Data Released

New data released by Biogen this week show that long-term treatment with aducanumab (Aduhelm) continues to reduce the underlying pathologies of Alzheimer’s disease (AD) after more […]
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