Shannon Aymes, MD

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Neuropsychiatric Symptoms May Be a Marker of Preclinical Alzheimer's

Neuropsychiatric Symptoms May Be a Marker of Preclinical Alzheimer's

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Sleep behavior and irritability may be early noncognitive symptoms of Alzheimer's dementia.

Parkinson-Related Dyskinesia May Respond to Dextromethorphan, Quinidine Combo

Parkinson-Related Dyskinesia May Respond to Dextromethorphan, Quinidine Combo

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Dextromethorphan is thought to have an impact on all 3 therapeutic pathways for dyskinesia.

After Stroke Onset, Prehospital ECG Helps Detect Atrial Fibrillation

After Stroke Onset, Prehospital ECG Helps Detect Atrial Fibrillation

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Neglecting abnormalities in ECG readings could result in serious acute cardiac events in patients presenting with stroke.

After Stroke, Intensive Antiplatelet Therapy Has Benefits, Drawbacks

After Stroke, Intensive Antiplatelet Therapy Has Benefits, Drawbacks

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Intensive antiplatelet therapy appears to reduce risk of recurrence immediately after stroke, but may pose risks further out.

In Endovascular Therapy for Stroke, Monitored Anesthesia Is Safe, Effective

In Endovascular Therapy for Stroke, Monitored Anesthesia Is Safe, Effective

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Monitored anesthesia was found to be as safe and effective as general anesthesia in patients undergoing endovascular therapy for stroke.

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