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Research & Reviews  1,377 results

Current research status of blood biomarkers in Alzheimer's disease: diagnosis and progn...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.arr.2021.101492
Ageing Research Reviews; Feng L, Li J et. al.

Oct 22nd, 2021 - Alzheimer's disease (AD), which mainly occurs in the elderly, is a neurodegenerative disease with a hidden onset, which leads to progressive cognitive and behavioral changes. The annually increasing prevalence rate and number of patients with AD e...

Segmental zoster paresis as a cause for persistent fever in an immunocompromised patient.
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2021-246015
BMJ Case Reports; Murali Govind R, Cao Y

Oct 21st, 2021 - Herpes zoster reactivation is a frequently encountered condition that can result in several uncommon complications. This case report highlights one such frequently overlooked complication, segmental zoster paresis. We discuss a case of prolonged f...

Immunological Profile for Patients Treated With CAR-T Cells
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05054231

Oct 15th, 2021 - In the frame of Si-CART study, blood will be collected from patients treated with CAR-T cells: before (at Day (D)-6 and D0 before cells injection), post infusion at D3, D5,D7, D9, D11, D14, D18, D 21, Month (M) 2 and M12 post injection. A cerebros...

Combined Flow and Pressure Study of Craniospinal Dynamic
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05068128

Oct 15th, 2021 - Normal pressure hydrocephalus (NPH) can cause a type of dementia. However, this type of dementia is the only one that is reversible. To treat this dementia it is necessary to evacuate the accumulation of CSF from the brain to another body cavity u...

Pediatric Naegleria
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/972044-print

Oct 14th, 2021 - Practice Essentials Naegleria fowleri is a ubiquitous free-living ameba that is the etiologic agent in primary amebic meningoencephalitis (PAM). Although N fowleri rarely causes disease, it is important because diagnosis can be difficult and PAM i...

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Guidelines  6 results

Atraumatic (pencil-point) versus conventional needles for lumbar puncture: a clinical p...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6364256
BMJ (Clinical Research Ed.); Rochwerg B, Almenawer SA et. al.

May 24th, 2018 - Atraumatic (pencil-point) versus conventional needles for lumbar puncture: a clinical practice guideline.|2018|Rochwerg B,Almenawer SA,Siemieniuk RAC,Vandvik PO,Agoritsas T,|economics,economics,prevention & control,adverse effects,instrumentation,

European Stroke Organization guideline for the diagnosis and treatment of cerebral veno...
https://doi.org/10.1111/ene.13381
European Journal of Neurology; Ferro JM, Bousser MG et. al.

Aug 24th, 2017 - Current guidelines on cerebral venous thrombosis (CVT) diagnosis and management were issued by the European Federation of Neurological Societies in 2010. We aimed to update the previous European Federation of Neurological Societies guidelines usin...

The UK joint specialist societies guideline on the diagnosis and management of acute me...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jinf.2016.01.007
The Journal of Infection; McGill F, Heyderman RS et. al.

Feb 5th, 2016 - Bacterial meningitis and meningococcal sepsis are rare conditions with high case fatality rates. Early recognition and prompt treatment saves lives. In 1999 the British Infection Society produced a consensus statement for the management of immunoc...

Pediatric hydrocephalus: systematic literature review and evidence-based guidelines. Pa...
https://doi.org/10.3171/2014.7.PEDS14322
Journal of Neurosurgery. Pediatrics; Mazzola CA, Choudhri AF et. al.

May 20th, 2015 - The objective of this systematic review and analysis was to answer the following question: What are the optimal treatment strategies for posthemorrhagic hydrocephalus (PHH) in premature infants? Both the US National Library of Medicine and the Coc...

Platelet transfusion: a clinical practice guideline from the AABB.
https://doi.org/10.7326/M14-1589
Annals of Internal Medicine; Kaufman RM, Djulbegovic B et. al.

Nov 11th, 2014 - The AABB (formerly, the American Association of Blood Banks) developed this guideline on appropriate use of platelet transfusion in adult patients. These guidelines are based on a systematic review of randomized, clinical trials and observational ...

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Drugs  10 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  69 results

Combined Flow and Pressure Study of Craniospinal Dynamic
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05068128

Oct 15th, 2021 - Normal pressure hydrocephalus (NPH) can cause a type of dementia. However, this type of dementia is the only one that is reversible. To treat this dementia it is necessary to evacuate the accumulation of CSF from the brain to another body cavity u...

Immunological Profile for Patients Treated With CAR-T Cells
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05054231

Oct 15th, 2021 - In the frame of Si-CART study, blood will be collected from patients treated with CAR-T cells: before (at Day (D)-6 and D0 before cells injection), post infusion at D3, D5,D7, D9, D11, D14, D18, D 21, Month (M) 2 and M12 post injection. A cerebros...

Alternative Antibiotics for Syphilis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05069974

Oct 6th, 2021 - The syphilis epidemic is rampant around the world, and therapeutic options are restricted to an antibiotic, intramuscular (IM) BPG, which does not efficiently cross the blood-brain barrier. Treponema pallidum (T.p.), the bacteria that causes syphi...

Simufilam 50 mg or 100 mg for Mild-to-Moderate Alzheimer's Disease
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05026177

Oct 5th, 2021 - The primary objective of this study is to investigate the safety and efficacy of simufilam (PTI-125) in enhancing cognition and slowing cognitive and functional decline following 76-week, repeat-dose oral administration in participants with mild-t...

Finding Retinal Biomarkers in Alzheimer's Disease
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05067010

Oct 4th, 2021 - Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) Alzheimer's disease (AD) biomarkers are the only one that reflect both Aβ and tau pathologies. There is increasing evidence for the presence of AD abnormalities in the retina of AD patients. Recent studies showed that the...

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News  142 results

DLBCL: Approaching CNS Prophylaxis
https://www.onclive.com/view/dlbcl-approaching-cns-prophylaxis

Jul 12th, 2021 - John Leonard, MD: Within the last year at meetings, CNS [central nervous system] prophylaxis has been all over the map. I’m going to ask your approach to that, Cyrus. We can critique the data on double-hit lymphoma. There are more data on CNS prop...

Bariatric Surgery Promising in Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
https://www.medpagetoday.com/neurology/generalneurology/92276

Apr 26th, 2021 - Among women with idiopathic intracranial hypertension (IIH) and a body mass index (BMI) of 35 or higher, bariatric surgery was a more effective means of reducing intracranial pressure and sustaining disease remission compared with a community weig...

Simple Blood Test Plus AI May Flag Early Stage Alzheimer's
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/948607

Apr 2nd, 2021 - A minimally invasive blood test along with artificial intelligence (AI) may flag early-stage Alzheimer's disease (AD), raising the prospect of early intervention when effective treatments become available. In a study, investigators used six AI met...

CSF Biomarker Flags Parkinson's Pathology Years Before Symptoms Appear
https://www.medpagetoday.com/neurology/parkinsonsdisease/91484

Mar 4th, 2021 - Real-time quaking-induced conversion (RT-QuIC), a test for pathological misfolded protein, detected alpha-synuclein in the cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) of patients with isolated rapid-eye-movement (REM) sleep behavior disorder (IRBD), years before cl...

Thunderclap Headache Often Mismanaged in the ED
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/945296

Feb 4th, 2021 - More than 50% of patients who present to the emergency department (ED) with thunderclap headache (TCH), which often signals an underlying serious or life-threatening condition, are inadequately managed, new research shows. Results of a retrospecti...

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Patient Education  13 results see all →