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  1. Practice Guideline: Cervical and Ocular Vestibular Evoked Myogenic Potential Testing

    November 2017

    Current practice guideline.

  2. Practice Guideline Summary: Use of fMRI in the Presurgical Evaluation of Patients with Epilepsy

    January 2017

    Current guideline. Endorsed by the American College of Radiology and the American Epilepsy Society.

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

    October 2016

    Current practice advisory.

  4. Practice Guideline: Idiopathic Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus: Response to Shunting and Predictors of Response

    December 2015

    Current guideline. The American Association of Neurological Surgeons and the Congress of Neurological Surgeons affirm the educational content of this document.

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

    August 2013

    Update in progress. Endorsed by the American Epilepsy Society.

  6. Intravenous Immunoglobulin in the Treatment of Neuromuscular Disorders

    March 2012

    Current guideline. Reaffirmed on July 18, 2015. Endorsed by the American Association of Neuromuscular & Electrodiagnostic Medicine.

  7. Update: Intraoperative Spinal Monitoring with Somatosensory and Transcranial Electrical Motor Evoked Potentials

    February 2012

    Current guideline. Reaffirmed on April 30, 2014. Endorsed by the American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine.

  8. Update: Plasmapheresis in Neurologic Disorders

    January 2011

    Current guideline. Reaffirmed on January 23, 2016. Endorsed by the American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine. The National Multiple Sclerosis Society endorsed only the section that relates to the use of plasma exchange for multiple sclerosis.

  9. Efficacy of Transcutaneous Electric Nerve Stimulation in the Treatment of Pain in Neurologic Disorders

    January 2010

    Current guideline. Reaffirmed on January 24, 2015, and January 20, 2018.

  10. Botulinum Neurotoxin for the Treatment of Movement Disorders

    May 2008

    Under update. Endorsed by the American Association of Neuromuscular & Electrodiagnostic Medicine and the American Academy of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation.

  11. Botulinum Neurotoxin for the Treatment of Spasticity

    May 2008

    Update in progress. Endorsed by the American Academy of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation and the American Association of Neuromuscular & Electrodiagnostic Medicine.

  12. Botulinum Neurotoxin in the Treatment of Autonomic Disorders and Pain

    May 2008

    Update in progress. Endorsed by the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and the American Association of Neuromuscular & Electrodiagnostic Medicine.

  13. Use of Epidural Steroid Injections to Treat Radicular Lumbosacral Pain

    March 2007

    This guideline is under update. It was last reaffirmed on July 10, 2010. In 2012, a meningitis outbreak was linked to treatment with tainted injectable steroids. For more information, access the AAN Meningitis Outbreak Investigation Toolkit at http://www.aan.com/go/practice/outbreak.

  14. Use of Serum Prolactin in Diagnosing Epileptic Seizures

    September 2005

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

  15. Carotid Endarterectomy

    September 2005

    Current guideline. Reaffirmed on February 9, 2008 and April 30, 2014.

  16. Addendum to Assessment: Prevention of Post-Lumbar Puncture Headaches

    August 2005

    Current guideline. Reaffirmed on February 9, 2008. See "Assessment: Prevention of Post-Lumbar Puncture Headaches" (November 2000).

  17. Transcranial Doppler Ultrasonography UPDATED

    May 2004

    Retired by the AAN Institute Board of Directors on February 27, 2018.

  18. Quantitative Sensory Testing

    March 2003

    Current guideline. Reaffirmed on October 23, 2005, November 15, 2008, July 13, 2013, and January 23, 2016.

  19. Vestibular Testing Techniques in Adults and Children

    November 2000

    Reaffirmed on January 20, 2018. Emerging Techniques section replaced by "Practice guideline: Cervical and ocular vestibular evoked myogenic potential testing" (November 2017).

  20. Prevention of Post-Lumbar Puncture Headaches

    October 2000

    Reaffirmed on July 19, 2008. See "Addendum: Prevention of Post-Lumbar Puncture Headaches" (August 2005).

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