Sheila Jacobs

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Aggressive Blood Pressure Lowering in Intracerebral Hemorrhage May Be Harmful

Aggressive Blood Pressure Lowering in Intracerebral Hemorrhage May Be Harmful

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The avoidance of SBP <120 mm Hg in individuals with acute ICH may help prevent cerebral ischemia and neurologic deterioration.

Unintended Pregnancy Common in Women With Epilepsy

Unintended Pregnancy Common in Women With Epilepsy

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It is likely that both maternal age and socioeconomic status contribute to the higher rates of pregnancy in WWE compared with women without epilepsy.

Loss of Function Variants in <i>LRRK1</i> and <i>LRRK2</i> Not Linked to Parkinson Disease

Loss of Function Variants in LRRK1 and LRRK2 Not Linked to Parkinson Disease

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Kinase inhibition or allele-specific targeting of mutant LRRK2 may still be a meaningful target for therapeutic development.

Significant Variations in Epilepsy Surgical Strategy, Deficit Reporting Exist

Significant Variations in Epilepsy Surgical Strategy, Deficit Reporting Exist

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This widespread variation in strategies may contribute to undesirable outcomes that are characterized by poor seizure control and added deficits.

Aortic Stiffness Linked to Worse Cerebral Hemodynamics in Older Adults

Aortic Stiffness Linked to Worse Cerebral Hemodynamics in Older Adults

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The investigators sought to explore how aortic stiffening is linked to resting cerebral blood flow and cerebrovascular reactivity in older adults.

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