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Improving Outcomes of Peripheral Nerve Surgery

Improving Outcomes of Peripheral Nerve Surgery

Although peripheral nerve decompression has been found to be effective in relieving some symptoms for burn patients, there is still some uncertainty.

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Tai Chi Beats Aerobic Exercise in Fibromyalgia

Tai Chi Beats Aerobic Exercise in Fibromyalgia

Improvement in fibromyalgia impact questionnaire scores was greater for combined tai chi groups.

Risk of Altered Mental Status in Gabapentin-Treated Patients Explored

Risk of Altered Mental Status in Gabapentin-Treated Patients Explored

The study included 110,184 adults (mean age: 76 years) newly started on gabapentin therapy in Ontario, Canada.

Hizentra Approved for Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy

Hizentra Approved for Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy

The PATH study demonstrated that the percentage of patients experiencing CIDP relapse or withdrawal for any other reason during SCIg treatment was significantly lower with Hizentra.

Blood Test to Detect Fibromyalgia Now Available

Blood Test to Detect Fibromyalgia Now Available

A new blood test that uses RNA data to identify fibromyalgia has been released by IQuity.

Factors Associated With Gabapentin Overuse

Factors Associated With Gabapentin Overuse

The odds of gabapentin overuse are significantly higher in patients who were co-prescribed opioids.

Topical Lidocaine Approved for Postherpetic Neuralgia Pain

Topical Lidocaine Approved for Postherpetic Neuralgia Pain

The FDA has approved ZTlido to relieve pain associated with postherpetic neuralgia.

Treatments Vary in Trigeminal Neuralgia

Treatments Vary in Trigeminal Neuralgia

Treatment patterns amont patients with trigeminal neuralgia suggest that this disorder carries a significant burden.

Restless Legs Syndrome Associated With Increased Cardiovascular Mortality

Restless Legs Syndrome Associated With Increased Cardiovascular Mortality

Women with RLS are more likely to have cardiovascular-related comorbidities than those without RLS.

FDA Reviewing NDA for Hereditary aTTR Amyloidosis Gene-Silencing Therapy

FDA Reviewing NDA for Hereditary aTTR Amyloidosis Gene-Silencing Therapy

The FDA has accepted Alnylam's New Drug Application for patisiran, and investigational drug for treating hereditary aTTR amyloidosis, for priority review.

Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease Severity Indicated by Plasma Neurofilament Concentration

Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease Severity Indicated by Plasma Neurofilament Concentration

The measurement may provide a dynamic measure of axonal damage in a disease in which neuropathy is the only neurologic manifestation.

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