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Research & Reviews  374 results

Patients with Infections of The Central Nervous System Have Lowered Gut Microbiota Alph...
https://doi.org/10.3390/cimb44070200
Current Issues in Molecular Biology; Grochowska M, Laskus T et. al.

Jul 26th, 2022 - There are multiple lines of evidence for the existence of communication between the central nervous system (CNS), gut, and intestinal microbiome. Despite extensive analysis conducted on various neurological disorders, the gut microbiome was not ye...

Alpha-synuclein supports type 1 interferon signalling in neurons and brain tissue.
https://doi.org/10.1093/brain/awac192
Brain : a Journal of Neurology; Monogue B, Chen Y et. al.

Jul 21st, 2022 - The protein alpha-synuclein is predominantly expressed in neurons and is associated with neurodegenerative diseases like Parkinson's disease and dementia with Lewy bodies. However, the normal function of alpha-synuclein in neurons is not clearly d...

Etiology and Risk Factors for Admission to the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit in Childre...
https://doi.org/10.1097/INF.0000000000003637
The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal; Guerrero MP, Romero AF et. al.

Jul 14th, 2022 - To describe a cohort of pediatric patients with encephalitis and their risk factors for admission to the pediatric intensive care unit (PICU). Children (<18 years old), with encephalitis evaluated by conventional microbiology and syndromic, multip...

Modelling Japanese encephalitis virus transmission dynamics and human exposure in a Cam...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9302853
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Ladreyt H, Chevalier V et. al.

Jul 12th, 2022 - Japanese encephalitis (JE) is a vector-borne zoonosis and the leading cause of human viral encephalitis in Asia. Its transmission cycle is usually described as involving wild birds as reservoirs and pigs as amplifying hosts. JE is endemic in Cambo...

A Model for Epilepsy of Infectious Etiology using Theiler's Murine Encephalomyelitis Vi...
https://doi.org/10.3791/63673
Journal of Visualized Experiments : JoVE; Batot G, Metcalf CS et. al.

Jul 12th, 2022 - One of the main causes of epilepsy is an infection of the central nervous system (CNS); approximately 8% of patients who survive such an infection develop epilepsy as a consequence, with rates being significantly higher in less economically develo...

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Guidelines  1 results

Management of suspected viral encephalitis in children - Association of British Neurolo...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jinf.2011.11.013
The Journal of Infection; Kneen R, Michael BD et. al.

Nov 29th, 2011 - In the 1980s the outcome of patients with herpes simplex encephalitis was shown to be dramatically improved with aciclovir treatment. Delays in starting treatment, particularly beyond 48 h after hospital admission, are associated with a worse prog...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  10 results

Paediatric Infections Point-Of-Care
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03900091

Dec 16th, 2020 - The current gold standard for laboratory diagnostics of suspected childhood meningitis are microbiology culture of CSF and polymerase chain reaction (PCR). However, these methods are expensive, time-consuming, require dedicated facilities and trai...

Autoimmune Encephalitis With Anti-NMDA Receptor Antibodies Following Herpetic Encephalitis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04339127

Apr 9th, 2020 - Herpes Simplex Virus encephalitis is the most common infectious encephalitis, with an estimated annual incidence of 1 / 250,000 to 1 / 500,000 in industrialized countries. Despite a widely used antiviral treatment, the prognosis remains poor with ...

Determining Safety and Efficacy of Japanese Encephalitis Vaccine When Given With Measles Vaccine
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00249769

Mar 10th, 2020 - Japanese encephalitis is the leading cause of viral neurological disease and disability in Asia. The severity of sequelae, together with the volume of cases, make JE the most important cause of viral encephalitis in the world. Approximately 3 bill...

Steroids in Treatment of Viral Encephalitis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04103684

Jan 29th, 2020 - Viral encephalitis is a medical emergency The spectrum of brain involvement and the prognosis are dependent mainly on the specific pathogen and the immunological state of the host. Although specific therapy is limited to only several viral agents,...

Management Of Acute Disseminating Encephalomyelitis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03284801

Sep 15th, 2017 - Acute disseminated encephalomyelitis can occur at any age, but usually affects children and young adults. The mean age of clinical presentation in pediatric cohorts ranges from 5 to 8 years. The annual incidence of Acute disseminated encephalomyel...

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News  14 results

Alien Cells May Explain COVID 'Brain Fog'
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/945774

Feb 12th, 2021 - The long-term neurologic symptoms such as "brain fog" experienced by some patients with COVID-19 may be caused by a unique pathology — the occlusion of brain capillaries by large megakaryocyte cells, a new report suggests. The authors report five ...

Are Old Vaccines Helpful Against COVID-19?
https://www.medpagetoday.com/infectiousdisease/covid19/90266

Dec 16th, 2020 - The idea that old vaccines might have a role in the fight against COVID-19 has been floated since the early days of the pandemic. Vaccines stimulate the broad, innate immune response, which appears to play a key role in fighting COVID-19. Can the ...

Ibrutinib/Palbociclib Combo Shows Activity in Previously Treated MCL
https://www.onclive.com/view/ibrutinibpalbociclib-combo-shows-activity-in-previously-treated-mcl

Dec 4th, 2020 - Peter Martin, MD Combining ibrutinib (Imbruvica) with the CDK4/6 inhibitor palbociclib (Ibrance) appeared to be well tolerated and active in patients with previously treated mantle cell lymphoma, according to phase I data. 1 Results of the dose-...

'Milestone' Discovery Offers Hope for Life-Threatening Neurologic Disorders
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/925177

Feb 12th, 2020 - A "milestone" discovery that an antibody is associated with a wider range of life-threatening autoimmune diseases than previously thought offers new hope for improved diagnosis and treatment in children with life-threatening neurologic disorders. ...

'Milestone' Discovery Offers Hope for Life-Threatening Neurologic Disorders
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/925177

Feb 12th, 2020 - A "milestone" discovery that an antibody is associated with a wider range of life-threatening autoimmune diseases than previously thought offers new hope for improved diagnosis and treatment in children with life-threatening neurologic disorders. ...

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Patient Education  2 results see all →