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Sathiji Nageshwaran, Heather C Wilson, Anthony Dickenson and David Ledingham.

in Drugs in Neurology

January 2017; p ublished online December 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology; Pharmacology. 8361 words.

This chapter includes drugs beginning with the letter [A]

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Sathiji Nageshwaran, Heather C Wilson, Anthony Dickenson and David Ledingham.

in Drugs in Neurology

January 2017; p ublished online December 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology; Pharmacology. 8622 words.

This chapter includes drugs beginning with the letter [A]

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A  Complex Code of Extrinsic Influences on Cortical Progenitor Cells of Higher Mammals

Isabel Reillo, Camino de Juan Romero, Adrián Cárdenas, Francisco Clascá, Maria Ángeles Martínez-Martinez and Víctor Borrell.

in Cerebral Cortex

September 2017; p ublished online July 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neurology; Clinical Neuroscience; Neuroscience. 14361 words.

Abstract

Development of the cerebral cortex depends critically on the regulation of progenitor cell proliferation and fate. Cortical progenitor cells are...

A “PRECISION MEDICINE” STRATEGY FOR RECURRENT GLIOBLASTOMA

Michael Prados.

in Neuro-Oncology

July 2014; p ublished online July 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Neurology. 0 words.

BACKGROUND: Despite years of intense clinical research and clinical trials, there are essentially no effective therapies proven to increase survival at the time of tumor progression in...

A ‘Y-shaped’ soft tissue ossification in fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva

Chandramohan B. Sharma, Jigar R. Parekh, Vikas Sharma and Bansi L. Kumawat.

in Oxford Medical Case Reports

P ublished online March 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Neurology. 516 words.

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A 10-year follow-up of hippocampal volume on magnetic resonance imaging in early dementia and cognitive decline

Tom den Heijer, Fedde van der Lijn, Peter J. Koudstaal, Albert Hofman, Aad van der Lugt, Gabriel P. Krestin, Wiro J. Niessen and Monique M. B. Breteler.

in Brain

April 2010; p ublished online April 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neurology; Neuroscience. 6256 words.

Hippocampal atrophy is frequently observed on magnetic resonance images from patients with Alzheimer’s disease and persons with mild cognitive impairment. Even in asymptomatic elderly, a...

A 12-year follow-up in sporadic inclusion body myositis: an end stage with major disabilities

Fieke M. Cox, Maarten J. Titulaer, Jacob K. Sont, Axel R. Wintzen, Jan J. G. M. Verschuuren and Umesh A. Badrising.

in Brain

November 2011; p ublished online September 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neurology; Neuroscience. 5049 words.

Sporadic inclusion body myositis is considered to be a slowly progressive myopathy. Long-term follow-up data are, however, not yet available. Follow-up data are important with a view to...

A 19-Year-Old Male with Stiffness and Weakness After Waking

Jeffrey A. Cohen, Justin J. Mowchun, Victoria H. Lawson and Nathaniel M. Robbins.

in Peripheral Nerve and Muscle Disease

October 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology. 1753 words.

The distinctive, but somewhat odd, development of intermittent “attacks” of weakness/stiffness define this disorder. Interview of the patient to determine the impact of diet (including...

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A 20-year-Old Male with Acute Lower-Extremity Weakness

Jeffrey A. Cohen, Justin J. Mowchun, Victoria H. Lawson and Nathaniel M. Robbins.

in Peripheral Nerve and Muscle Disease

October 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology. 1516 words.

A metabolic myopathy may be an overlooked etiology of recurrent exercised-induced weakness. This chapter discusses the clinical features and diagnostic considerations for adult patients...

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A 27-Year-Old Woman with Epilepsy Planning for Pregnancy

P. Emanuela Voinescu.

in Women's Neurology

April 2017; p ublished online May 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology; Obstetrics and Gynaecology. 1493 words.

Treatment for women with epilepsy (WWE) of childbearing age should be cautiously selected, given that the benefits of treatment during potential future pregnancies have to be weighed...

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A 28-Year-Old Male with Weakness in the Setting of Cancer

Jeffrey A. Cohen, Justin J. Mowchun, Victoria H. Lawson and Nathaniel M. Robbins.

in Peripheral Nerve and Muscle Disease

October 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology. 1890 words.

Chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy is a common complication of cancer therapy. The diagnosis is generally straightforward, based on the temporal association of symptoms with the...

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A 2-Month-Old Boy with Acute Diffuse Weakness

Jeffrey A. Cohen, Justin J. Mowchun, Victoria H. Lawson and Nathaniel M. Robbins.

in Peripheral Nerve and Muscle Disease

October 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology. 1511 words.

An infant presenting with acute weakness is an alarming problem that requires urgent diagnosis and action. Acute inflammatory demyelinating polyradiculoneuropathy is always a consideration,...

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A 30-Year-Old Male Requiring Management of Progressive Weakness

Jeffrey A. Cohen, Justin J. Mowchun, Victoria H. Lawson and Nathaniel M. Robbins.

in Peripheral Nerve and Muscle Disease

October 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology. 1446 words.

Management of Guillain-Barré syndrome involves several factors. Pulmonary function tests are important to monitor. Telemetry and blood pressure must be monitored because of the significant...

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A 30-Year-Old Male with Severe Cramps

Jeffrey A. Cohen, Justin J. Mowchun, Victoria H. Lawson and Nathaniel M. Robbins.

in Peripheral Nerve and Muscle Disease

October 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology. 1637 words.

Muscle cramps are a common complaint. When not associated with weakness, the course is usually benign but can still be frustrating to patients. Diffuse cramping may be indicative of a...

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A 34-Year-Old Male with Possible Myopathic Process

Jeffrey A. Cohen, Justin J. Mowchun, Victoria H. Lawson and Nathaniel M. Robbins.

in Peripheral Nerve and Muscle Disease

October 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology. 1617 words.

Adult-onset spinal muscular atrophy (SMA type IV) presents in a manner similar to a myopathy. Normal CK and a neurogenic pattern of denervated changes on electrodiagnostic study suggest the...

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A 35-Year-Old Man with Progressive Left-Hand Weakness

Jeffrey A. Cohen, Justin J. Mowchun, Victoria H. Lawson and Nathaniel M. Robbins.

in Peripheral Nerve and Muscle Disease

October 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology. 1591 words.

Multifocal motor neuropathy (MMN) may be mistaken for common entrapment neuropathies, although absence of significant sensory findings is a helpful clue to the diagnosis. Multifocal motor...

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A 39-Year-Old Man with Low Back Pain and Scapular Winging

Jeffrey A. Cohen, Justin J. Mowchun, Victoria H. Lawson and Nathaniel M. Robbins.

in Peripheral Nerve and Muscle Disease

October 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology. 2025 words.

Facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy (FSHD) is the third most common muscular dystrophy, following Duchenne muscular dystrophy and myotonic dystrophy. The clinical secerity is extremely...

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A 3-dimensional extracellular matrix as a delivery system for the transplantation of glioma-targeting neural stem/progenitor cells

Katharina Hansen, Franz-Josef Müller, Markus Messing, Frank Zeigler, Jeanne F. Loring, Katrin Lamszus, Manfred Westphal and Nils Ole Schmidt.

in Neuro-Oncology

July 2010; p ublished online February 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Neurology. 5088 words.

Neural stem/progenitor cells (NSPCs) display inherent pathotropic properties that can be exploited for targeted delivery of therapeutic genes to invasive malignancies in the central nervous...

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A 3-DIMENSIONAL MATRIX ASSAY THAT MAY HELP PREDICT TREATMENT RESPONSE TO TEMOZOLOMIDE IN PATIENTS WITH GLIOBASTOMA: SUBGROUP ANALYSIS OF PATIENTS UNDERGOING MGMT TESTING

Joseph F. Megyesi, Penny Costello, Warren McDonald, David Macdonald and Jay Easaw.

in Neuro-Oncology

July 2014; p ublished online July 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Neurology. 0 words.

BACKGROUND: (blind field). METHODS: Records for patients treated for newly diagnosed or recurrent glioblastoma were analyzed. All patients had undergone surgical resection and tumor...

A 40-Year-Old Female with Balance Problems and Numbness After Bariatric Surgery

Jeffrey A. Cohen, Justin J. Mowchun, Victoria H. Lawson and Nathaniel M. Robbins.

in Peripheral Nerve and Muscle Disease

October 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology. 1833 words.

A number of nutritional causes of peripheral neuropathy have been identified. Patients who have gastrointestinal disease or who have undergone bariatric surgery are at risk, although...

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