Sheila Jacobs

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Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy Uncommon in Treatment-Refractory Epilepsy

Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy Uncommon in Treatment-Refractory Epilepsy

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While epilepsy-related head trauma was common, 9 of 10 patients displayed no evidence of CTE.

Restless Legs Syndrome Associated With Increased Cardiovascular Mortality

Restless Legs Syndrome Associated With Increased Cardiovascular Mortality

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

No Clear Benefit for Anticoagulants Over Antiplatelets in Stroke Patients With Cancer

No Clear Benefit for Anticoagulants Over Antiplatelets in Stroke Patients With Cancer

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This is the first clinical trial to compare antiplatelet and anticoagulation therapy in patients with cancer and ischemic stroke.

Risk Factors Have Varying Effects on Stroke Pathology

Risk Factors Have Varying Effects on Stroke Pathology

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The results confirm that ischemic, hemorrhagic, and subarachnoid stroke have very different etiologies.

Predicting MS in Patients With Clinically Isolated Syndrome: MAGNIMS vs McDonald Criteria

Predicting MS in Patients With Clinically Isolated Syndrome: MAGNIMS vs McDonald Criteria

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Researchers sought to compare 2010 McDonald and MAGNIMS criteria for predicting conversion to MS from clinically isolated syndrome.

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