Linda Peckel

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Practice Guidelines: Body Cooling May Prevent Brain Injury After Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

Practice Guidelines: Body Cooling May Prevent Brain Injury After Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

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For survivors of nontraumatic cardiac arrest, brain injury becomes a major factor in disability and long-term survival.

New Clinical Guidelines: Distinguishing Variations of Progressive Supranuclear Palsy

New Clinical Guidelines: Distinguishing Variations of Progressive Supranuclear Palsy

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New guidelines for progressive supranuclear palsy provide very specific and sensitive criteria that allow for identification of clinical features of the disease at much earlier stages.

Challenges of Medical Liability Reform

Challenges of Medical Liability Reform

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A hostile medical litigation climate is one of the major problems with the existing malpractice insurance system, driving significant losses of access to quality health care.

Hypothalamus May Play a Central Role in Chronic Migraine

Hypothalamus May Play a Central Role in Chronic Migraine

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During headache, patients with chronic migraine had greater activity in the right anterior hypothalamic region than patients with episodic or no migraine.

Tourette Syndrome Linked to De Novo Coding Variants

Tourette Syndrome Linked to De Novo Coding Variants

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De novo likely gene disrupting variants were highly overrepresented in the Tourette's cases compared with unaffected parent and sibling sample controls.

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