Linda Peckel

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Cognitive Impairment in Multi-System Atrophy: Is It Time to Update Diagnostic Criteria?

Cognitive Impairment in Multi-System Atrophy: Is It Time to Update Diagnostic Criteria?

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Although evidence of cognitive impairment in MSA is admittedly more limited than in Parkinson disease, it is now substantial enough to address modification of diagnostic criteria to include the potential for cognitive impairment at any stage of the disease.

Patent Foramen Ovale and Migraine: Is It Time to Close the Book?

Patent Foramen Ovale and Migraine: Is It Time to Close the Book?

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Despite mounting evidence suggesting the contrary, the debate on the potential benefits of patent foramen ovale closure for migraine is still ongoing.

Posttraumatic Epilepsy: Understanding Risk, Severity, and Outcomes

Posttraumatic Epilepsy: Understanding Risk, Severity, and Outcomes

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Risk for mortality in posttraumatic epilepsy is high, and negative outcomes affecting cognitive, affective, and physical function are common.

Atypical Parkinsonian Disorders: Reviewing the Complex Web of Proteinopathies

Atypical Parkinsonian Disorders: Reviewing the Complex Web of Proteinopathies

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While parkinsonian disorders share a common mechanism of protein aggregation, manifestations are quite varied.

Treating Cluster Headache: Weighing Current Therapies

Treating Cluster Headache: Weighing Current Therapies

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The 2 treatments for cluster headache with Level A recommendations are either not readily accessible via public or private insurance or are not recommended in a large subset of patients with cardiovascular disease.

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