24 Results for journal club

  1. Journal Club: A new subsection

    ...Neurology® Journal Club is a new subsection of the Resident & Fellow Section for the publication of structured evaluations of research articles that recently appeared in Neurology. The aim is to enhance the training

    • Millichap, John J. MD; Goldstein, Joshua L. MD
    • Neurology
    • August 30, 2011
  2. Journal Club: Effect of comorbidity on mortality in multiple sclerosis

    Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a chronic demyelinating disease of the CNS estimated to reduce life expectancy by 7–14 years compared to demographically similar groups in the general population.1 While several disease...

    • Karamyan, Anush MD, MPH; Sellner, Johann MD, PhD
    • Neurology
    • May 31, 2016
  3. Journal Club: Pretreatment EEG in childhood absence epilepsy

    Childhood absence epilepsy (CAE) is defined by absence seizures in a normally developing child, with onset between 4 and 10 years of age.1 Typical absence seizures consist of behavioral arrest with or without...

    • Bernson-Leung, Miya E. MD; Mazumdar, Maitreyi MD, MPH
    • Neurology
    • May 06, 2014
  4. Journal Club: Relationship between carotid arterial properties and cerebral white matter hyperintensities

    ... assessing the carotid arteries may be more relevant to cerebrovascular disease as this vessel serves as the primary conduit responsible for delivering blood to the brain.This Journal Club article reports on a study from

    • Squair, Jordan W. MSc; Field, Thalia S. MD; Phillips, Aaron A. PhD
    • Neurology
    • February 13, 2018
  5. Journal Club: Long-term functional outcome in patients with acquired infections after acute spinal cord injury

    Infections, particularly pneumonia, are the primary cause of mortality in individuals with spinal cord injury (SCI).1 Several factors may contribute to the high rate of infections in the SCI population, including motor...

    • Warner, Freda M. MPH; Tong, Bobo BSc; Jutzeler, Catherine R. PhD; Cragg, Jacquelyn J. PhD; Scheuren, Paulina S. BSc; Kramer, John L.K. PhD
    • Neurology
    • August 15, 2017
  6. Journal Club: Depression before and after diagnosis with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

    ... psychological stress is related to poorer survival among individuals with ALS.2This Journal Club article reports on a study from Roos et al.3 who have calculated the association between ALS and depression, before and...

    • Cragg, Jacquelyn J. PhD; Seals, Ryan ScD; Cashman, Neil MD, FRCPC; Weisskopf, Marc G. PhD
    • Neurology
    • November 22, 2016