Shannon Aymes, MD

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Several Factors May Predict Cognitive Decline in Parkinson's Disease

Several Factors May Predict Cognitive Decline in Parkinson's Disease

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Dopamine deficiency, decreases in cortical thickness and volume in certain areas of the brain was predictive of cognitive decline.

Cirrhosis Associated With Increased Stroke Risk

Cirrhosis Associated With Increased Stroke Risk

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Patients with cirrhosis had a 2.17% per year incidence of stroke compared with 1.11% per year incidence of stroke in patients without cirrhosis.

Medication May Influence Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Dementia Link

Medication May Influence Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Dementia Link

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Treatment with psychotropic medications may influence dementia risk in veterans with posttraumatic stress disorder.

Intensive Lifestyle Intervention Holds No Benefit for Cognitive Impairment: Analysis

Intensive Lifestyle Intervention Holds No Benefit for Cognitive Impairment: Analysis

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An intensive lifestyle intervention including diet and exercise resulted in no improvements in cognitive impairment.

MRI-Guided Focused Ultrasound More Cost Effective Treatment for Essential Tremor

MRI-Guided Focused Ultrasound More Cost Effective Treatment for Essential Tremor

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MRI-guided focused ultrasound thalamotomy is more effective than deep brain stimulation and significantly cheaper.

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