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April 5, 2020

Neurologic Symptoms and COVID-19: What’s Known, What Isn’t Neurologic Symptoms and COVID-19: What’s Known, What Isn’t

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s  Coronavirus Resource Center. Since the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) confirmed the first […]
April 3, 2020

First Case of Encephalitis Linked to COVID-19 Reported First Case of Encephalitis Linked to COVID-19 Reported

Clinicians from Henry Ford Health System in Detroit, Michigan, have reported the first presumptive case of acute necrotizing hemorrhagic encephalopathy associated with COVID-19. “As the number […]
April 2, 2020

Acute Stroke Care During COVID-19: AHA’s Emergency Strategy Acute Stroke Care During COVID-19: AHA’s Emergency Strategy

American Heart Association/American Stroke Association Council Leadership has released temporary emergency guidance on management of acute stroke patients during the current COVID-19 outbreak. The urgency of […]
April 2, 2020

REDUCE-IT: CV Benefit Directly Related to EPA Levels REDUCE-IT: CV Benefit Directly Related to EPA Levels

The reduction in cardiovascular (CV) events seen in the REDUCE-IT trial with icosapent ethyl (Vascepa, Amarin), a high-strength formulation of purified eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA), were directly […]
April 2, 2020

Phone-Based CBT Added to Usual Treatment Eases Depression With Parkinson’s Phone-Based CBT Added to Usual Treatment Eases Depression With Parkinson’s

(Reuters Health) – Parkinson’s disease patients with depression who receive telephone-based cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) in addition to usual treatment may experience a greater improvement in […]
April 1, 2020

COVID-19: AHA Guidance on Hypertension, Latest on Angiotensin Link COVID-19: AHA Guidance on Hypertension, Latest on Angiotensin Link

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s  Coronavirus Resource Center. The American Heart Association (AHA) has issued new guidance for patients with […]
March 31, 2020

Call for Social Media to ‘Rewrite’ Neurosurgery’s Gender Imbalance Call for Social Media to ‘Rewrite’ Neurosurgery’s Gender Imbalance

The power and reach of social media should be harnessed to correct the current gender imbalance in neurosurgery. Social media could expand the number of mentors […]
March 30, 2020

Class 1 Recall for Medtronic’s Flex Embolization Devices Class 1 Recall for Medtronic’s Flex Embolization Devices

Medtronic is recalling the Pipeline Flex embolization device and Pipeline Flex embolization device with shield technology because the system used to deliver the stent could fracture […]
March 28, 2020

COVID-19: Telemedicine Gets Real, Real Fast Across Neurology COVID-19: Telemedicine Gets Real, Real Fast Across Neurology

For many neurologists, telemedicine is uncharted territory. However, the COVID-19 pandemic has prompted experts in stroke, epilepsy, dementia, Parkinson’s disease (PD), and other subspecialties to offer […]
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