45 Results for rebecca hiscott

  1. ‘Father of Neurovirology’ Richard T. Johnson, MD, Dies at 84

    ARTICLE IN BRIEFColleagues of Richard T. Johnson, MD, who died at age 84, share their memories of the man physicians widely regarded as one of the fathers of the field of neurovirology.Figure. DR. RICHARD T. JOHNSON...

    • Hiscott, Rebecca
    • Neurology Today
    • January 21, 2016
  2. News from the American Epilepsy Society Annual Meeting: Genetic Variants Associated with Sudden Unexpected Death in Epilepsy

    ARTICLE IN BRIEFResearchers reported that gene variants related to cardiac sudden death, long QT syndrome, and focal epilepsy were more prevalent in people who had died from sudden unexpected death in epilepsy than in a ...

    • Hiscott, Rebecca
    • Neurology Today
    • December 17, 2015
  3. INSIDE THE AAN SECTIONS: The Stroke and Vascular Neurology Section — Filling in the Gaps in Stroke Management

    As the global burden of cerebrovascular disease reaches near-epidemic levels, according to a recent World Health Organization report, management of patients at risk for stroke or with a history of stroke is an ever more ...

    • Hiscott, Rebecca
    • Neurology Today
    • January 22, 2015
  4. Neurocinema: Looking at Neurology Through the Lens of Film

    ARTICLE IN BRIEFIn a new book, Dr. Eelco Wijdicks looks at how neurology and neurologic disease are depicted in film.Figure. NEUROCINEMA, published Nov. 14 by CRC Press, looks at how neurology and neurologic disease are ...

    • Hiscott, Rebecca
    • Neurology Today
    • November 20, 2014
  5. GME Reform: How Graduate Medical Education Falls Short in Training Neurologists

    ARTICLE IN BRIEFA recent report from the Institute of Medicine has proposed sweeping changes to the funding and structure of graduate medical education. Neurologists weigh in on what those changes could mean for the...

    • Hiscott, Rebecca
    • Neurology Today
    • October 02, 2014
  6. Prospective Study Identifies New Predictors of Dementia in Parkinson's Disease

    ARTICLE IN BRIEFA prospective study has demonstrated strong associations between orthostatic hypotension and REM sleep behavior disorder and dementia in Parkinson's disease.Figure. No caption available.Dementia is...

    • Hiscott, Rebecca
    • Neurology Today
    • October 02, 2014