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Neurologic complications of COVID-19.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7229718
The American Journal of Emergency Medicine; Bridwell R, Long B et. al.

May 19th, 2020 - Much of the focus regarding the global pandemic of coronavirus disease of 2019 (COVID-19) has been on the cardiovascular, pulmonary, and hematologic complications. However, neurologic complications have arisen as an increasingly recognized area of morbidity and mortality. This brief report summarizes the neurologic complications associated with COVID-19 with an emphasis on the emergency medicin...

Novel coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) and neurodegenerative disorders.
https://doi.org/10.1111/dth.13591
Dermatologic Therapy REFERENCES; Singh AK, Bhushan B et. al.

May 15th, 2020 - During the last few months, the whole humanity is experiencing largest and most severe sudden influx of COVID-19 outbreak caused by the novel coronavirus (CoV) originated from Wuhan, China. According to the WHO reports, total 3 862 676 positive cases and 265 961 deaths have been recorded worldwide due to COVID-19 infection as of May 9, 2020. CoVs are a large family of viruses (enveloped, single...

How to carry out and interpret EEG recordings in COVID-19 patients in ICU?
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7217782
Clinical Neurophysiology : Official Journal of the International Federation of Clinical Neurophysiology; Gelisse P, Rossetti AO et. al.

May 12th, 2020 - There are questions and challenges regarding neurologic complications in COVID-19 patients. EEG is a safe and efficient tool for the evaluation of brain function, even in the context of COVID-19. However, EEG technologists should not be put in danger if obtaining an EEG does not significantly advance diagnosis or change management in the patient. Not every neurologic problem stems from a primar...

Scoping review of prevalence of neurologic comorbidities in patients hospitalized for C...
https://doi.org/10.1212/WNL.0000000000009673
Neurology Herman C, Mayer K et. al.

Apr 27th, 2020 - The emergence of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) presents a challenge for neurologists caring for patients with preexisting neurologic conditions hospitalized for COVID-19 or for evaluation of patients who suffer neurologic complications during COVID-19 infection. We conducted a scoping review of available literature on COVID-19 to assess the potential impact on neurologists in terms of pre...

More Evidence Supports COVID-19/Guillain-Barré Link
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/928975

Apr 19th, 2020 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. Five more cases of Guillain–Barré syndrome (GBS) in association with COVID-19 have been identified, further supporting a link between the virus and neurologic complications, including GBS. The account, from Italian researchers, comes a little more than 2 weeks following the first reported case o...

How COVID-19 Affects the Brain
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/928903

Apr 16th, 2020 - Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. As of April 9, 2020, severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) had infected 1,436,198 people and caused 85,522 deaths. By the time you read this, those numbers will have increased. As the numbers grow, more and more neurologic symptoms are being reported in COVID-19 patients. Neurologists, i...

Neurologic complications of coronavirus infections.
https://doi.org/10.1212/WNL.0000000000009455
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What Neurologists Can Expect From COVID-19
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/927562

Mar 25th, 2020 - Kenneth Tyler, MD Like all healthcare workers dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic, neurologists are having to learn about the disease's various manifestations and complications while simultaneously implementing necessary but highly disruptive new policies at their practices and universities. Medscape recently spoke with central nervous system infection specialist and chair of University of Color...

Infectious Diseases Outlook for 2016: John Bartlett's Predictions
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/862853

May 9th, 2016 - Zika Virus Epidemic The most important infectious diseases (ID) story for early 2016 is the exploding epidemic of Zika, with widespread penetration in Central and South America, Mexico, and the Caribbean. The epidemic has had substantial consequences in Brazil, where more than 1.5 million cases of Zika infection have occurred. As of April 23, 2016, the Brazil Ministry of Health reported 7228 su...

Neurologic Complications Relatively Rare With H1N1 Influenza
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/731996

Nov 3rd, 2010 - November 4, 2010 (Vancouver, British Columbia) — Primary neurologic complications of 2009 H1N1 influenza were relatively uncommon among cases with severe disease. More common were central nervous system complications secondary to hypoxia, multiorgan failure, and sepsis, according to a report delivered here at the Infectious Diseases Society of America 48th Annual Meeting by Carol Glaser, MD, fr...

More Evidence H1N1 Flu Can Cause Neurologic Complications in Children
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/729050

Sep 20th, 2010 - September 21, 2010 — A new study confirms an increased occurrence of seizures and other neurologic complications in children hospitalized with 2009 pandemic influenza A (H1N1) infection relative to those with seasonal flu, particularly in children with underlying neurologic problems. The study, published online September 20 in the Annals of Neurology, also hints at more severe neurologic compli...

H1N1 Flu Linked to Neurologic Complications in Children
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/706426

Jul 23rd, 2009 - July 24, 2009 — Children with flulike symptoms and unexplained seizures or mental changes should be tested for H1N1 influenza, says a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) report, published in the July 24 issue of the Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report . It suggests that patients may benefit from prompt treatment with antivirals. Concern was first sparked in May, when the Dallas C...

Infectious Diseases Outlook for 2016: John Bartlett's Predictions
https://emedicine.medscape.com/viewarticle/862853

Zika Virus Epidemic The most important infectious diseases (ID) story for early 2016 is the exploding epidemic of Zika, with widespread penetration in Central and South America, Mexico, and the Caribbean. The epidemic has had substantial consequences in Brazil, where more than 1.5 million cases of Zika infection have occurred. As of April 23, 2016, the Brazil Ministry of Health reported 7228 su...

What Neurologists Can Expect From COVID-19
https://emedicine.medscape.com/viewarticle/927562

Kenneth Tyler, MD Like all healthcare workers dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic, neurologists are having to learn about the disease's various manifestations and complications while simultaneously implementing necessary but highly disruptive new policies at their practices and universities. Medscape recently spoke with central nervous system infection specialist and chair of University of Color...

How COVID-19 Affects the Brain
https://emedicine.medscape.com/viewarticle/928903

Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. As of April 9, 2020, severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) had infected 1,436,198 people and caused 85,522 deaths. By the time you read this, those numbers will have increased. As the numbers grow, more and more neurologic symptoms are being reported in COVID-19 patients. Neurologists, i...

More Evidence Supports COVID-19/Guillain-Barré Link
https://emedicine.medscape.com/viewarticle/928975

Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. Five more cases of Guillain–Barré syndrome (GBS) in association with COVID-19 have been identified, further supporting a link between the virus and neurologic complications, including GBS. The account, from Italian researchers, comes a little more than 2 weeks following the first reported case o...