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DBS shows promise for Tourette patients in new UF-led registry

Published: Jan 18th, 2018

University of Florida neuroscientists are leading a multinational effort to track outcomes for patients with Tourette syndrome who undergo deep brain stimulation surgery, an established treatment for other movement disorders […]

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Published: Jan 6th, 2018

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It’s Official!

Published: Dec 11th, 2017

We are honored to announce that the inpatient and outpatient services at our two new hospitals — the UF Health Heart & Vascular Hospital and the UF Health Neuromedicine Hospital […]

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Causes, Complications and Outcomes of hospitalization in patients with Dementia with Lewy Bodies (DLB)

Published: Sep 11th, 2017

Dr. Christopher Chauncey Spears – one of the movement disorders senior fellows – presented the poster “Causes, Complications and Outcomes of hospitalization in patients with Dementia with Lewy Bodies (DLB)” […]

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Management of Parkinson Disease in 2017 Personalized Approaches for Patient-Specific Needs

Published: Sep 7th, 2017

The approach and treatment of Parkinson disease is perpetually changing for a better management of a multitude of associated motor (tremors, stiffness, slowness, gait) and non-motor (sleep disturbances, mood disorders, […]

Congratulations Dr. Ho!

Published: Aug 31st, 2017

Congratulations to Dr. Kwo Wei David Ho MD PhD, UF Neurology Resident. Dr. Ho is now a member of the editorial team of the Neurology journal Resident and Fellow section. […]

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99% of the brains of deceased NFL football players studied had evidence of chronic traumatic encephalopathy

Published: Aug 7th, 2017

New research shows that 99 percent of the brains of deceased NFL football players that researchers studied had evidence of chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, a neurodegenerative brain disease found […]