Education is associated with global cognition but not with the rate of cognitive change in older adults.
In certain parts of the analysis, the use of selective COX-2 inhibitors and metamizol was associated with inferior patient survival.
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted Orphan Drug designation to APX001 for the treatment of cryptococcosis.
The primary outcomes included all stroke and stroke before 60 years of age in women with and without a hypertensive disorders of pregnancy history.
Researchers reported full results of the 5-year GAS trial, the first randomized controlled trial to assess the effects of general anesthesia in infancy on neurodevelopmental outcomes.
A recently published report describes the case of a 16-year-old male patient who experienced a breakthrough seizure following ingestion of an energy drink and highlights the importance of recognizing drug-herb interactions and properly counseling patients on them.
The Food and Drug Administration has announced a new plan to significantly modernize the regulation and oversight of dietary supplements.
In this analysis, investigators examined alterations in the expression of umbilical cord whole-blood miRNAs.
There is disagreement between clinical diagnosis and criteria-based diagnosis of fibromyalgia.
Zogenix announced the submission of a New Drug Application to the FDA for Fintepla oral solution for the treatment of seizures associated with Dravet syndrome.
Results suggest that it is important to develop interventions aimed at improving the quality of life in individuals with chronic migraine and to increase knowledge about headache and psychological consequences.
Up to 26.5% of participants had moderate to severe SDB as defined by an apnea-hypopnea index of ≥15.
HealthDay News — For older adults undergoing surgery, electroencephalogram (EEG)-guided anesthetic administration is not associated with a reduction in postoperative delirium, according to a study published in the Feb. 5 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association. Troy S. Wildes, M.D., from the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, and colleagues…
Because of the relative rarity of stroke in children, many clinicians tend to presume that mimics are the cause of the symptoms.
Certain lots of Roche Diagnostics test strips should not be used with CoaguChek test meter devices to check levels of the blood thinner warfarin because patients may get inaccurate results and be at risk for serious injury or death.
In patients with drug-resistant temporal lobe epilepsy, rapid seizure spread outside anteromedial temporal resection resective margins can influence surgical failure, according to study results published in JAMA Neurology. Researchers from Yale University conducted a retrospective review of medical records from 131 patients who underwent standard anteromedial temporal resection at an epilepsy center. Only patients with…
Perhaps it is that tension between undeniable differences and inevitable merging that has led to more recent calls for cross-disciplinary cooperation.
Physicians who receive direct pharmaceutical payments for opioid prescribing prescribe more opioids, especially hydrocodone and oxycodone.
Improving clinic capacity to respond to patients’ social needs may reduce primary care physician burnout.
Many patients with spontaneous coronary artery dissection, particularly those with depression and with spontaneous coronary artery dissection-related chest pain, also have a history of migraine.