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Aneurysm strikes baseball pitcher, but why? A neurosurgeon explains the mysterious condition

Published: Apr 25th, 2018

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Women Leading in Neurology

Published: Apr 24th, 2018

With continued progress towards equality, 40% of members of the American Academy of Neurology (AAN) members are women. The AAN celebrates this progress and the roles women neurologists play in leadership through the […]

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Comparison of STN and GPi DBS in patients with Parkinson’s disease and substantial Action/Postural Tremor

Published: Apr 24th, 2018

Congratulations to Drs. Kamilia Nozile-Firth, Vyas Viswanathan, Adolfo Ramirez Zamora, Kelly Foote, Michael Okun and Aparna Wagle-Shukla on the publication of “Comparison of STN and GPi DBS in patients with Parkinson’s disease and substantial Action/Postural Tremor.” Abstract […]

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Neuropathic Tremor Secondary to Chronic Immune Demyelinating Polyneuropathy with Robust Response to Intravenous Immune Globulin

Published: Apr 23rd, 2018

Congratulations to Drs. C Chauncey Spears, Christopher W. Hess, Michael S. Okun, William J. Triggs and Leonardo Almeida on their publication in the April Supplement of Neurology.“Neuropathic Tremor Secondary to Chronic Immune Demyelinating Polyneuropathy with […]

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Unilateral Versus Bilateral Ventral Intermediate Nucleus Deep Brain Stimulation for Axial Essential Tremor Symptoms

Published: Apr 22nd, 2018

Congratulations to Drs. Michael Okun and Kelly Foote on the publication of “Unilateral Versus Bilateral Ventral Intermediate Nucleus Deep Brain Stimulation for Axial Essential Tremor Symptoms” in the April 24th supplement […]

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Multiple Ascending Dose Study of the Tau-Directed Monoclonal Antibody BIIB092 in Patients with Progressive Supranuclear Palsy

Published: Apr 20th, 2018

Congratulations Dr. Nikolaus McFarland on the publication of “Multiple Ascending Dose Study of the Tau-Directed Monoclonal Antibody BIIB092 in Patients with Progressive Supranuclear Palsy” in the April 24th supplement of […]

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Rab8a protects against alpha-synuclein toxicity in a rat model of Parkinsonism

Published: Apr 19th, 2018

Congratulations to Drs. Nikolaus McFarland, Mayur Parmar, Hyo-Jin Park, Daniel Ryu, Lyndsee Powell, Rachel Foels and Sofia Anagnostis on the publication of “Rab8a protects against alpha-synuclein toxicity in a rat model of Parkinsonism” in the April 24th supplement […]

Deep Brain Stimulation associated gliosis: A post-mortem study

Published: Apr 18th, 2018

Congratulations to Drs. Vedam-Mai, Elkouzi and Okun on the publication of “Deep Brain Stimulation associated gliosis: A post-mortem study” in the the latest issue of Parkinsonism & Related Disorders. Abstract […]

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A Case of Tardive Dyskinesia and Parkinsonism Following Use of Phentermine for Weight Loss

Published: Apr 18th, 2018

Congratulations to Drs. Ryan Barmore, Christopher Hess, Nikolaus McFarland and Michael Okun on the publication of “A Case of Tardive Dyskinesia and Parkinsonism Following Use of Phentermine for Weight Loss” in the April edition of […]

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Line Bisection and Trisection, Age and Accuracy

Published: Apr 17th, 2018

Congratulations to Drs. Zared Schwartz, John Williamson, and Kenneth Heilman, on the publication of “Line Bisection and Trisection, Age and Accuracy.”  This article was published in the April 2018 issue of Neurology.   Abstract […]