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Research & Reviews  451 results

Postural control in Chiari I malformation: protocol for a paediatric prospective, obser...
BMJ Open; Stella I, Remen T et. al.

May 14th, 2022 - Chiari I malformation (CM1) is an anatomical abnormality characterised by the cerebellar tonsils descending at least 5 mm below the foramen magnum. CM1 causes obstruction of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) circulation as well as direct compression on th...

Chiari Malformation (Update on Diagnosis and Treatment).
Neurologic Clinics; Rosenblum JS, Pomeraniec IJ et. al.

Apr 26th, 2022 - Chiari Malformation Type I (CMI) is a congenital malformation diagnosed by MRI findings of at least 5 mm of cerebellar ectopy below the foramen magnum. CM1 is frequently associated with syringomyelia. Herein, we discuss the history of CMI and syri...

Complications and outcomes of posterior fossa decompression with duraplasty versus with...
Journal of Neurosurgery. Pediatrics; Akbari SHA, Yahanda AT et. al.

Apr 16th, 2022 - The aim of this study was to determine differences in complications and outcomes between posterior fossa decompression with duraplasty (PFDD) and without duraplasty (PFD) for the treatment of pediatric Chiari malformation type I (CM1) and syringom...

Resolution of Primary or Recalcitrant Chiari-Associated Syringomyelia Requires Adequate...
World Neurosurgery; Emerson SN, Scott RM et. al.

Apr 11th, 2022 - Syringomyelia is often resistant to various treatment modalities.1 Chiari I malformations are associated with syringomyelia in approximately 69% of operative cases.2 Failure to resolve syringomyelia after Chiari decompression is common.3 The patho...

Dorsal horn volume loss and pain pathway changes in Cavalier King Charles Spaniels with...
Pain Mortensen D, Thoefner MS et. al.

Mar 31st, 2022 - Central neuropathic pain is a core clinical sign of syringomyelia in humans and Cavalier King Charles Spaniel (CKCS) dogs. This histopathological study used spinal cords from CKCS dogs with syringomyelia to investigate the following conditions: (1...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  6 results

Identification of Genetic Mutations Involved in Chiari Type I Malformations

Dec 21st, 2021 - Although most cases of Chiari malformation type I (CM1) are sporadic, familial cases of CM1, with or without syringomyelia, suggest a genetic cause in the pathogenesis of these malformations. The hypothesis is that there is one or more genes, in p...

Platelet-rich Plasma vs. Hyaluronic Acid for Glenohumeral Osteoarthritis

Dec 23rd, 2020 - Glenohumeral OA accounts for approximately 2-5% of all chronic shoulder pain and may be classified into primary and secondary forms. Primary glenohumeral OA is caused by degenerative joint disease, inflammatory arthropathies, and neuropathic arthr...

Posterior Fossa Decompression With or Without Duraplasty for Chiari Type I Malformation With Syringomyelia

Aug 11th, 2020 - Participants with Chiari Malformation type I and syringomyelia will be randomized to either have a posterior fossa decompression done with or without duraplasty. The participant will then return to the neurosurgeon's office at the following time p...

Central Sensitization in Vitamin D Deficiency

Dec 20th, 2018 - Vitamin D deficiency is a pandemia. Main causes of this is insufficient exposure to sunlight. Vitamin D deficiency is related to conditions like various cancers, autoimmune diseases, hypertension and growth retardation in children (1). Internation...

Efficacy Assessment of the Cell Therapy Medicine NC1 in Patients With Post-traumatic Syringomyelia

Apr 5th, 2018 - Phase II, Open, prospective, not controlled, not randomized clinical trial in patients affected by post-traumatic syringomyelia. The trial evaluates the efficacy of the cell therapy NC1 administered via intrathecal in the location of the injury. A...

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News  7 results

Certifying Medical Cannabis: What APRNs Need to Know

Jan 5th, 2021 - A patient asks an advanced practice registered nurse (APRN) to approve them for "medical marijuana." What are the clinician's responsibilities? The first hurdle is legal. In 18 states, an APRN has the legal authority to certify a patient to use ma...

NORD to Develop Natural History Studies With 20 Rare Disease Patient Organizations

May 13th, 2016 - The National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD) will develop longitudinal natural history studies with 20 rare disease patient organizations to advance understanding of rare diseases and support research. The project is supported in part by a.

For Spina Bifida, Surgery Before Birth Is Better

Feb 9th, 2011 - Action Points Note that prenatal surgery resulted in a marked reduction in the need for shunt placement and had improved motor function at 30 months. Point out, however, that the prenatal surgery group had a higher rate of maternal complications. ...

A 38-year-old Woman With Progressive Leg Weakness and Numbness After a Ski Vacation

Dec 4th, 2001 - Case Presentation A 38-year-old woman presented with a 1-week history of progressive bilateral leg weakness, numbness below the chest, and urinary retention. Neurologic examination revealed mild to moderate weakness and hyperreflexia of the arms a...

Preoperative Halo Traction for Severe Scoliosis

Results Of the 59 patients, 13 were men and 46 were women. Thirty-five patients were diagnosed with adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS), six with neuromuscular scoliosis (including three with cerebral palsy, two with syringomyelia, one with Arno...

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Patient Education  2 results see all →