Child Neurology

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  1. Practice Advisory: The Utility of EEG Theta/Beta Power Ratio in ADHD Diagnosis

    October 2016

    Current practice advisory.

  2. Practice Guideline Update Summary: Corticosteroid Treatment of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

    February 2016

    Current guideline. Endorsed by the American Academy of Pediatrics, the American Association of Neuromuscular & Electrodiagnostic Medicine, and the Child Neurology Society.

  3. Evidence-based Guideline Summary: Evaluation, Diagnosis, and Management of Congenital Muscular Dystrophy

    March 2015

    Update in progress. Endorsed by the American Academy of Pediatrics, the American Occupational Therapy Association, the Child Neurology Society, and the National Association of Neonatal Nurses.

  4. Update: Vagus Nerve Stimulation for the Treatment of Epilepsy

    August 2013

    Update in progress. Endorsed by the American Epilepsy Society.

  5. Summary of Evidence-based Guideline Update: Evaluation and Management of Concussion in Sports

    March 2013

    Current guideline. Reaffirmed on July 16, 2016. Endorsed by the American Football Coaches Association, the Child Neurology Society, the National Academy of Neuropsychology, the National Association of Emergency Medical Service Physicians, the National Association of School Psychologists, the National Athletic Trainers Association, the National Football League Players Association, the National High School Coaches Association, and the Neurocritical Care Society. The authors gratefully acknowledge external advisory committee members Dr. John DiFiori, Dr. Paul McCrory, Dr. Ann McKee, and Dr. Margot Putukian for their participation in the development of this guideline. Download the AAN’s Concussion Quick Check app to your smartphone or tablet to find a neurologist near you and consult concussion laws in your state.

  6. Update: Medical Treatment of Infantile Spasms

    June 2012

    Update in progress. Reaffirmed on July 18, 2015. Endorsed by the American Academy of Pediatrics.

  7. Evidence Report: Genetic and Metabolic Testing on Children with Global Developmental Delay

    October 2011

    Current evidence report. Reaffirmed on August 9, 2014. Endorsed by the American Academy of Pediatrics and the FRAXA Research Foundation.

  8. Pharmacologic Treatment of Spasticity in Children and Adolescents with Cerebral Palsy

    January 2010

    Current guideline. Reaffirmed on July 13, 2013.

  9. Evaluation of the Child with Microcephaly

    September 2009

    Current guideline. Reaffirmed on July 13, 2013, and on January 23, 2016. Access a video demonstration on taking head measurements.

  10. Diagnostic Assessment of the Child with Status Epilepticus

    November 2006

    Current guideline. Reaffirmed on July 10, 2010, July 13, 2013, and January 23, 2016.

  11. Prediction of Outcome in Comatose Survivors after Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

    July 2006

    This guideline is under update. It was last reaffirmed on October 17, 2009.

  12. Use of Serum Prolactin in Diagnosing Epileptic Seizures

    September 2005

    Current guideline. Reaffirmed on November 15, 2008, July 13, 2013, and January 23, 2016.

  13. Pharmacological Treatment of Migraine Headache in Children and Adolescents

    December 2004

    Update in progress.

  14. Efficacy and Tolerability of the New Antiepileptic Drugs I: Treatment of New Onset Epilepsy

    April 2004

    Update in progress.

  15. Efficacy and Tolerability of the New Antiepileptic Drugs II: Treatment of Refractory Epilepsy

    April 2004

    Update in progress.

  16. Diagnostic Assessment of the Child with Cerebral Palsy

    March 2004

    Update in progress. Reaffirmed on July 21, 2007.

  17. Immunotherapy for Guillain-Barre Syndrome

    September 2003

    Current guideline. Reaffirmed on October 15, 2005, August 2, 2008, July 13, 2013, and April 19, 2016.

  18. Temporal Lobe and Localized Neocortical Resections for Epilepsy

    March 2003

    Update in progress.

  19. Evaluation of the Child with Global Developmental Delay

    February 2003

    Update in progress.

  20. Antiepileptic Drug Prophylaxis in Severe Traumatic Brain Injury

    January 2003

    Current guideline. Reaffirmed on July 28, 2006, October 17, 2009, July 13, 2013 and January 23, 2016.

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