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ALLMedicine™ Pediatric Multiple Sclerosis Center

Research & Reviews  150 results

Association between intelligence quotient scores and body mass index in pediatric multi...
Applied Neuropsychology. Child; Suárez Bagnasco M, Paz EFV et. al.

Jun 16th, 2022 - The aim of this study is to examine the relationship between body mass index (BMI) and intelligence quotient scores (IQ). The sample included 11 patients with pediatric multiple sclerosis between 8 and 17 years, mean age 14.45 years (SD = 2.69). T...

Quality of life in pediatric-onset multiple sclerosis: Different disease course, differ...
Multiple Sclerosis and Related Disorders; Ow N, Karp A et. al.

May 7th, 2022 - To understand the impact of pediatric multiple sclerosis (MS), health-related quality of life (HRQL) measures have been used. However, specific areas of concern of youths with MS are not known. The objective of this study was to contribute content...

Magnetic resonance imaging criteria at onset to differentiate pediatric multiple sclero...
Multiple Sclerosis and Related Disorders; Boesen MS, Blinkenberg M et. al.

Apr 23rd, 2022 - MRI of the nervous system is the critical in distinguishing pediatric MS from acute disseminated encephalomyelitis (ADEM). Our aim was to propose MRI criteria to distinguish MS from monophasic ADEM based on the first MRI and to validate previously...

Pediatric multiple sclerosis: developments in timely diagnosis and prognostication.
Expert Review of Neurotherapeutics; Margoni M, Preziosa P et. al.

Apr 12th, 2022 - Pediatric-onset (PO) multiple sclerosis (MS) accounts for about 2-10% of the total MS cases. Recently, a greater attention has been given to POMS, with substantial improvements in the understanding of its pathophysiology, in the diagnostic work-up...

Progressive retinal changes in pediatric multiple sclerosis.
Multiple Sclerosis and Related Disorders; Longoni G, Brown RA et. al.

Mar 30th, 2022 - Objectives To determine to what extent acute demyelinating episodes versus chronic degenerative phenomena drive retinal neuroaxonal damage in pediatric acquired demyelinating syndromes (ADS). Methods We acquired optical coherence tomography (OCT) ...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  9 results

Mobile Attentional Bias Modification Training in Pediatric MS

Mar 4th, 2022 - This study will examine the feasibility of using a mobile ABMT application as a treatment modality in the Pediatric Multiple Sclerosis population. Participants will be asked to undergo one hour-long baseline evaluation, followed by at-home ABMT ap...

Obesity and Pediatric Multiple Sclerosis

Aug 5th, 2021 - Obesity is one possible contributor to severity of multiple sclerosis and progression of the disease. We already know that obesity is a risk determinant for acquiring MS, yet the impact of obesity on pediatric MS disease expression and course is u...

A Study of NeuroVax™, a Novel Therapeutic TCR Peptide Vaccine for Pediatric Multiple Sclerosis

Mar 31st, 2020 - A Multi-Center Phase I Study of NeuroVax™, a Novel Therapeutic TCR Peptide Vaccine for Pediatric Multiple Sclerosis to demonstrate safety & efficacy 12 subjects with pediatric MS

Adherence in Pediatric Multiple Sclerosis

Jan 18th, 2020 - Disease modifying therapies (DMT) are widely used for children and adolescents with MS. Nonetheless, many pediatric patients continue to relapse and therefore require changes in therapy. We designed this research study to learn more about medicati...

Sleep, Physical Activity and Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms in Pediatric Multiple Sclerosis

Nov 20th, 2019 - Most youth with MS experience symptoms such as depression and fatigue. In addition, cognitive issues, especially with attention and memory occur frequently. However, little is known about interventions that might work to improve these symptoms. In...

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News  20 results

Increased sun and UVR exposure protective against developing pediatric MS

Jan 19th, 2022 - Key clinical point: Spending more time outdoors in the summer and higher exposure to summer ultraviolet radiation (UVR) markedly reduces the risk of developing pediatric multiple sclerosis (MS). Major finding: Compared with spending <30 minutes ou.

Radiologically Isolated Syndrome: A condition that often precedes an MS diagnosis in children

Nov 8th, 2021 - Naila Makhani, MD completed medical school training at the University of British Columbia (Vancouver, Canada). This was followed by a residency in child neurology and fellowship in MS and other demyelinating diseases at the University of Toronto a.

Quality of Life, Diagnosis, and/or Therapeutics in Pediatric MS
Vikram Bhise, MD

Oct 8th, 2021 - Vikram Bhise, MD, Is an Associate Professor at Rutgers – Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He specializes in Epilepsy and Pediatric Neuroimmunology, and runs the pediatric demyelinating diseases program, evaluating children with multiple scleros.

Boy with slightly impaired coordination

Sep 30th, 2021 - This young patient is probably presenting with pediatric multiple sclerosis (MS). It is estimated that MS onset before the age of 18 years accounts for 3%-5% of the general population of patients with this autoimmune disease.

Sun Exposure Linked to Reduced Pediatric MS Risk

Mar 5th, 2021 - Children who have higher levels of sun exposure appear to have a substantially lower risk of developing pediatric multiple sclerosis (MS) than children who are less exposed to the sun, new research shows. The use of sunscreen does not appear to af...

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