Linda Peckel

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Self-Controlled Electric Stimulation a Good Alternative to Drug Therapy for Migraine

Self-Controlled Electric Stimulation a Good Alternative to Drug Therapy for Migraine

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Remote electrical stimulation appears to have similar efficacy to standard drug treatments, including triptans.

Elevated Copeptin Levels in Acute Headache May Signify More Serious Etiology

Elevated Copeptin Levels in Acute Headache May Signify More Serious Etiology

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Although it requires further validation, copeptin may serve as a novel biomarker to help rule out serious secondary headache.

Distinct Phenotype in Dravet Syndrome Helps Outline Treatment

Distinct Phenotype in Dravet Syndrome Helps Outline Treatment

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In people with Dravet syndrome, language impairments increase with age, suggesting that early intervention with targeted oral motor therapies may be helpful.

Medical Device Approval and Safety: Raising Our Standards

Medical Device Approval and Safety: Raising Our Standards

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The large number of recalls of medical devices has pointed to a need for more active monitoring of product performance from the standpoints of both safety and efficacy.

ADHD Associated with Delays in Subcortical Brain Volume Maturation

ADHD Associated with Delays in Subcortical Brain Volume Maturation

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Significant differences in volume were apparent in the amygdala, caudate, hippocampus, and putamen.

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