Videos

Uber Health Transports Patients to Appointments

Uber Health Transports Patients to Appointments

Uber has a new system that allows physician offices to book rides for patients up to 30 days in advance.

Top 10 Medical Innovations We'll See in 2018

Top 10 Medical Innovations We'll See in 2018

These are the top 10 medical innovations expected to be seen in 2018.

Functional Brain Connectivity Has Familial, Heritable Patterns

Functional Brain Connectivity Has Familial, Heritable Patterns

The findings may help to better characterize normative development and altered patterns of brain activity that may serve as biomarkers for neurological conditions.

Epilepsy in the US: A Growing Public Health Concern

Epilepsy in the US: A Growing Public Health Concern

The CDC has updated the US national estimate of epilepsy prevalence and estimates 3.4 million people are affected by epilepsy.

Ketamine Update: Usage, Benefits, and Current Research

Ketamine Update: Usage, Benefits, and Current Research

Ketamine was found to alleviate a number of pain-related conditions, and a number of clinical trials investigating its efficacy are ongoing.

Case Report: DBS for the Treatment of Dystonia in Huntington's

Case Report: DBS for the Treatment of Dystonia in Huntington's

Jessica Karl, PA-C, of Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, discusses her research on the utility and feasibility of deep brain stimulation in patients with Huntington's disease. Scroll below the video for the full transcript.

Treating Movement Disorders With Telemedicine: Getting Started

Treating Movement Disorders With Telemedicine: Getting Started

Jaime Hatcher-Martin, MD, PhD, a movement disorders specialist at Emory University Hospital and the founder of Emory's movement disorders telemedicine clinic, shares her personal experience with telemedicine and provides some guidance for clinicians who might be interested in exploring this treatment option to improve their patients' access to care. Scroll below the video to read the full transcript.

Using Speech Markers to Identify Cognitive, Motor Deficits in Parkinson's

Using Speech Markers to Identify Cognitive, Motor Deficits in Parkinson's

Kara Smith, MD, a movement disorders specialist at UMass Memorial Medical Center and an assistant professor at the University of Massachusetts Medical School, both in Worcester, discusses how a brief free speech sample might be used to calculate a patient's cognitive and motor scores. Scroll below the video to read the full transcript.

Treating Tardive Dyskinesia Without Disrupting Psychiatric Treatment

Treating Tardive Dyskinesia Without Disrupting Psychiatric Treatment

Joohi Jimenez-Shahed, MD, discusses her research on the use of deutetrabenazine for the treatment of tardive dyskinesia in patients taking concomitant antipsychotics or neuroleptics. Scroll below the video for the full transcript.

An Interdisciplinary Approach to Advanced Parkinson's Care

An Interdisciplinary Approach to Advanced Parkinson's Care

Jori Fleisher, MD, MSCE, of New York University School of Medicine, discusses her research on an interdisciplinary home visit program for patients with advanced Parkinson's disease. Scroll below the video for the full transcript.

Slideshows

Neurologic Manifestations of Hughes Syndrome

Neurologic Manifestations of Hughes Syndrome

Central nervous system and neurologic involvement are common features of antiphospholipid syndrome.

Reconsidering the Vascular Hypothesis of Migraine Pathophysiology

Reconsidering the Vascular Hypothesis of Migraine Pathophysiology

Experts have turned their focus toward the potential role of the nervous system in migraine pathophysiology, as it is more ...

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