CNS 2016

VIDEO: Cannabidiol and Our Progress Towards a Treatment for Refractory Epilepsy

VIDEO: Cannabidiol and Our Progress Towards a Treatment for Refractory Epilepsy

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Dr Elizabeth Thiele discusses the latest on cannabidiol research for the treatment of refractory epilepsy.

Collaborative Care Improves Clinical Outcomes, Costs in Pediatric Neurology Patients

Collaborative Care Improves Clinical Outcomes, Costs in Pediatric Neurology Patients

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Integration of care across specialists helps to improve the overall patient/family experience.

Microcephaly Linked to Significant Developmental Deficits

Microcephaly Linked to Significant Developmental Deficits

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Those with postnatal etiology showed worse developmental deficits across all domains.

VIDEO: A Multidisciplinary Approach to Treating Pediatric Headache

VIDEO: A Multidisciplinary Approach to Treating Pediatric Headache

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Andrew Hershey, MD, PhD, FAHS, Endowed Chair and Co-Director, Cincinnati Children's Headache Center discusses the multidisciplinary approach to treating pediatric headache.

Factors Associated With Hydrocephalus After Pediatric Intraventricular Hemorrhage

Factors Associated With Hydrocephalus After Pediatric Intraventricular Hemorrhage

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Risks associated with certain NSAIDS and steroids warrant further investigation.

Brain Lesion Load Impacts Long-Term Outcomes in Pediatric TBI

Brain Lesion Load Impacts Long-Term Outcomes in Pediatric TBI

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While many lesions remained at 1 year, reductions in lesion volume correlated with improved neurologic outcomes.

CHAMP Trial: Placebo Just as Effective as Pharmacotherapy in Pediatric Migraine

CHAMP Trial: Placebo Just as Effective as Pharmacotherapy in Pediatric Migraine

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No significant difference in reduction of headache days was observed between the treatment groups and placebo.

MRI More Sensitive, Specific Than Ultrasound in Diagnosing Fetal Stroke

MRI More Sensitive, Specific Than Ultrasound in Diagnosing Fetal Stroke

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Out of 34 cases of MRI-detected fetal stroke, ultrasound was only able to identify 5 cases.

Spike Localization May Predict Cognitive Outcomes in BECTS

Spike Localization May Predict Cognitive Outcomes in BECTS

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Patients with these EEG characteristics may benefit from early screening and intervention.

Everolimus Safe, Effective for Reduction of Seizures in Tuberous Sclerosis Complex

Everolimus Safe, Effective for Reduction of Seizures in Tuberous Sclerosis Complex

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The EXIST-3 trial is the first phase 3 study to evaluate the use of EVE for the adjunctive treatment of seizures in TSC.

Botox Effective for Pediatric Refractory Migraine

Botox Effective for Pediatric Refractory Migraine

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As the treatment is currently used off-label, optimal dosing has not yet been established.

Child Neurology Society Annual Meeting 2016: What to Expect

Child Neurology Society Annual Meeting 2016: What to Expect

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Learn about the key scientific sessions taking place at CNS 2016 and follow along with Neurology Advisor for full meeting coverage.

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