Linda Peckel

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Should EEG Periodic Discharges be Managed Similarly to Seizures?

Should EEG Periodic Discharges be Managed Similarly to Seizures?

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Brain oxygenation may be compromised during periodic discharges, ultimately warranting treatment.

USPSTF: Benefits of Folic Acid in Pregnancy Still Substantial

USPSTF: Benefits of Folic Acid in Pregnancy Still Substantial

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The review found that there is substantial evidence that supports folic acid supplementation during pregnancy.

Template Improves Quality of Report on MRI for Multiple Sclerosis

Template Improves Quality of Report on MRI for Multiple Sclerosis

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More structured MRI reports may aid in the diagnosis of multiple sclerosis.

Oral Bacteria May Cause Cerebral Microbleeds, Stroke

Oral Bacteria May Cause Cerebral Microbleeds, Stroke

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Streptococcus mutans may raise the risk of cerebral microbleeds and stroke.

EEG Patterns in Critically Ill Point to Greater Risk of Seizures

EEG Patterns in Critically Ill Point to Greater Risk of Seizures

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Careful monitoring of EEG patterns is a useful way to stratify seizure risk in critically ill patients.

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