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ALLMedicine™ Acute Poliomyelitis Center

Research & Reviews  11 results

Nerve Conduction Study/Electromyography: Common Neuropathies and Considerations for Pat...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pmr.2021.02.005
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Clinics of North Ame... Dubin A

Jun 28th, 2021 - Acute poliomyelitis is now extremely rare in the United States. Worldwide there are still sporadic outbreaks, which are typically treated with acute inoculation programs. Although polio has effectively been eradicated, the full scope of the diseas...

THE RISK OF BONE FRACTURES IN POST-POLIOMYELITIS PATIENTS TRANSITIONING TO MIDDLE ADULT...
https://doi.org/10.4158/EP-2020-0102
Endocrine Practice : Official Journal of the American Col... Mamlok Sherf R, Cantrell D et. al.

Jun 25th, 2020 - Objective: While osteoporotic fractures are reported in up to 40% of adults with post-poliomyelitis syndrome (PPS), clinical guidelines regarding bone mineral density (BMD) and indications for treatment are scarce. We investigated the characterist...

CD4 Deficiency Causes Poliomyelitis and Axonal Blebbing in Murine Coronavirus-Induced N...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7343199
Journal of Virology; Chakravarty D, Saadi F et. al.

May 15th, 2020 - Mouse hepatitis virus (MHV) is a murine betacoronavirus (m-CoV) that causes a wide range of diseases in mice and rats, including hepatitis, enteritis, respiratory diseases, and encephalomyelitis in the central nervous system (CNS). MHV infection i...

Examination of motor unit control properties of the vastus lateralis in an individual t...
https://doi.org/10.1097/WNP.0000000000000100
Journal of Clinical Neurophysiology : Official Publicatio... Herda TJ, Cooper MA

Aug 2nd, 2014 - The purpose of the study was to examine motor unit (MU) recruitment and derecruitment thresholds and firing rates of the vastus lateralis between 2 healthy (HE) individuals (women, ages = 19 and 23 years) and 1 individual (man, age = 22 years) who...

Do polio survivors have a higher risk of epilepsy?
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.eplepsyres.2011.08.019
Epilepsy Research; Demir CF, Berilgen MS et. al.

Oct 15th, 2011 - We planned this study to investigate the frequency of epilepsy in paralytic polio survivors. We analyzed the clinical data of 91 paralytic polio survivors. Patients who had been diagnosed with epilepsy were examined by electroencephalography and b...

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News  4 results

Vaccines Decimate Preventable Disease Case Rates
https://www.medpagetoday.com/infectiousdisease/vaccines/7377

Nov 14th, 2007 - Action Points Explain to interested patients that the historical comparison in this study reinforces the benefits of immunization. Note that the reductions in disease rates and disease-specific death rates were high for most recommended vaccines. ...

Misdiagnosing Tick Paralysis Can Lead to Death in 10%
https://www.mdedge.com/pediatrics/article/40190/infectious-diseases/misdiagnosing-tick-paralysis-can-lead-death-10
Bruce Jancin

VAIL, COLO. — Tick paralysis is often misdiagnosed—with potentially dire consequences—as one of the other diseases that cause an acute ascending paralysis with preserved mental status.

Tick Paralysis Is Easily Treated But Often Missed
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/17448/infectious-diseases/tick-paralysis-easily-treated-often-missed
Bruce Jancin

VAIL, Colo. - Tick paralysis is often misdiagnosed - with potentially dire consequences - as one of the other diseases that cause an acute ascending paralysis with preserved mental status.

Misdiagnosed Tick Paralysis Fatal in About 10% of Cases
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/31701/infectious-diseases/misdiagnosed-tick-paralysis-fatal-about-10-cases
Family Practice News; Bruce Jancin

VAIL, COLO. — Tick paralysis is often misdiagnosed — with potentially dire consequences — as one of the other diseases that cause an acute ascending paralysis with preserved mental status.

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