Sheila Jacobs

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Beat-to-Beat Blood Pressure Variability Predicts Recurrent Stroke, Cardiovascular Events

Beat-to-Beat Blood Pressure Variability Predicts Recurrent Stroke, Cardiovascular Events

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Day-to-day BPV was not as strongly associated with risk for stroke, but was comparably associated with the risk for cardiovascular events.

Fetal MRI Analysis, Machine Learning Identifies Candidates for CSF Diversion

Fetal MRI Analysis, Machine Learning Identifies Candidates for CSF Diversion

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Multiple imaging characteristics from fetal MRI analysis helped to yield a model with the ability to classify postnatal CSF diversion status with a high level of accuracy.

Increased Midlife Triglyceride Levels Predictive of Alzheimer Disease Pathology

Increased Midlife Triglyceride Levels Predictive of Alzheimer Disease Pathology

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If confirmed in future studies, high triglycerides may present a modifiable risk factor for Alzheimer disease.

Predicting ALS Disease Progression With Respiratory Function Decline

Predicting ALS Disease Progression With Respiratory Function Decline

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Patients older than 65 were more likely to have steeper declines in slow vital capacity.

Initial Treatment With Ethosuximide Improves Behavioral Outcomes in Childhood Absence Epilepsy

Initial Treatment With Ethosuximide Improves Behavioral Outcomes in Childhood Absence Epilepsy

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A study assessed longitudinal behavior in pediatric patients with childhood absence epilepsy and made recommendations regarding initial preferred monotherapy.

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