Sheila Jacobs

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Weight-Adjusted Lacosamide Effective for Benzodiazepine-Resistant Status Epilepticus

Weight-Adjusted Lacosamide Effective for Benzodiazepine-Resistant Status Epilepticus

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The efficacy was reported to be significantly higher in patients who had taken benzodiazepines.

Cerebral Infarction in Meningitis Linked to Genetic Variant

Cerebral Infarction in Meningitis Linked to Genetic Variant

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The prospective study was performed in patients ≥16 years of age with community-acquired bacterial meningitis.

Combo Therapy With Probucol May Prevent Cardiovascular Events in Stroke Patients at Risk for ICH

Combo Therapy With Probucol May Prevent Cardiovascular Events in Stroke Patients at Risk for ICH

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A team of investigators sought to assess the efficacy and safety of cilostazol vs aspirin, both with and without probucol, a cholesterol-lowering agent, in Asian patients with ischemic stroke.

Transcranial Doppler Ultrasound Timing Critical for Beneficial Outcomes Following Stroke Thrombolysis

Transcranial Doppler Ultrasound Timing Critical for Beneficial Outcomes Following Stroke Thrombolysis

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A team of investigators sought to assess whether the use of diagnostic transcranial Doppler ultrasound may delay initiation of intravenous thrombolysis in patients experiencing acute stroke.

Characteristics, Treatment Response Similar in Idiopathic, 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome-Associated Parkinson Disease

Characteristics, Treatment Response Similar in Idiopathic, 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome-Associated Parkinson Disease

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Although patients with idiopathic and 22q11.2 DS forms of Parkinson disease had a similar age at disease onset, the diagnosis of PD was delayed significantly in patients who had a history of antipsychotic therapy.

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