Researchers found the APO ε4 allele is associated with younger age at ischemic stroke onset but not with stroke outcomes.
The United States has a rapidly ageing population, and 14 million people are projected to live with dementia by 2050.
Laura H. Goldstein, PhD, MPhil, from the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology, and Neuroscience at King’s College London, United Kingdom, and colleagues evaluated demographic and clinical data from 698 adults with dissociative seizures.
Many patients take over-the-counter (OTC) products with potentially serious interactions with the direct-acting oral anticoagulant apixaban.
The ever-increasing range of cannabis products on the market has been accompanied by varying levels of ∆9-tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and cannabidiol (CBD) and may confer increased risks for THC-related harm.
Children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) have an elevated prevalence of pain compared with children without ASD.
Although reports in the medical literature suggest that physician burnout is associated with poor-quality patient care, this association may be exaggerated.
In patients with mild neurologic deficiency secondary to acute ischemic stroke with large vessel occlusion, functional outcomes were comparable following endovascular therapy or intravenous thrombolysis.
Reduced cortical thickness in the prefrontal cortex related to childhood obesity may result in compromised executive function.
Researchers found ECT was a safe for patients with dementia experiencing agitation or aggression, as well as for those with comorbid medical conditions.