Neurology Minute show

Neurology Minute

Summary: The Neurology Minute podcast delivers a brief daily summary of what you need to know in the field of neurology, the latest science focused on the brain, and timely topics explored by leading neurologists and neuroscientists. From the American Academy of Neurology and hosted by Stacey Clardy, MD, PhD, FAAN, with contributions by experts from the Neurology journals, Neurology Today, Continuum, and more.

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 Long-term effect of thymectomy plus prednisone versus prednisone alone in patients with non-thymomatous myasthenia gravis: 2-year extension of the MGTX randomised trial, pt. 2 | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 03:29

Prof. Gil Wolfe discusses who might and might not be good candidates for thymectomy for non-thymomatous myasthenia gravis in the second part of his interview with Dr. Ted Burns. Read the full study in Lancet Neurology: https://www.thelancet.com/journals/laneur/article/PIIS1474-4422(18)30392-2/fulltext. The study was also covered in Neurology Today, which you can read here: https://journals.lww.com/neurotodayonline/pages/articleviewer.aspx?year=2019&issue=03070&article=00004&type=FullText. 

 The full spectrum of epilepsies from SUDEP in the North American SUDEP Registry | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 02:05

Dr. Orrin Devinsky summarizes his paper on the full spectrum of epilepsies and the North American SUDEP Registry. 

 Long-term effect of thymectomy plus prednisone versus prednisone alone in patients with non-thymomatous myasthenia gravis: 2-year extension of the MGTX randomised trial | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 02:06

Prof. Gil Wolfe summarizes his findings from his study on the long-term effect of thymectomy plus prednisone versus prednisone alone in patients with non-thymomatous myasthenia gravis. Read the paper in Lancet Neurology: https://www.thelancet.com/journals/laneur/article/PIIS1474-4422(18)30392-2/fulltext.  Additionally, see the Neurology Today article from March 7th featuring the study: https://journals.lww.com/neurotodayonline/pages/articleviewer.aspx?year=2019&issue=03070&article=00004&type=FullText. 

 Neurology Residency Programs & Training | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:55

Dr. Jeffrey Ratliff discusses neurology residency programs, training, and action by the consortium of residency program directors.

 MuSK Myasthenia Gravis | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 02:55

Dr. Ted Burns discusses clinical recognition and diagnosis of MuSK myasthenia gravis.

 Continuum Pearls: Pregnancy and Family Planning in Multiple Sclerosis, pt. 3 | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:45

Dr. Annette Langer-Gould discusses pregnancy and family planning with MS in the third of a three-part series. To learn more, read the article "Pregnancy and Family Planning in Multiple Sclerosis" by Dr. Langer-Gould in the June 2019 Multiple Sclerosis and Other CNS Inflammatory Diseases issue of Continuum. 

 Use of ß2-adrenoreceptor agonist and antagonist drugs and risk of Parkinson disease | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:38

Dr. Franziska Hopfner talks about the main takeaways from her paper on the use of ß2-adrenoreceptor agonist and antagonist drugs and risk of Parkinson disease.

 First Cannabis-Derived Pharmaceutical | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:27

Dr. Jerzy Szaflarski talks about the FDA's approval of the first cannabis-derived pharmaceutical for the treatment of epilepsy and Lennox-Gastaut syndrome in particular. For more, read the full article, "The US Food and Drug Administration's Authorization of the First Cannabis-Derived Pharmaceutical: Are We Out of the Haze?" by Dr. Szaflarski in JAMA Neurology: https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamaneurology/article-abstract/2714720. 

 Sports Concussion Conference 2019 | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 02:23

Co-director Dr. Brian Hainline talks about new features and highlights of the 2019 AAN Sports Concussion Conference. The conference takes place July 26-28 in Indianapolis.

 Continuum Pearls: Pregnancy and Family Planning in MS, pt. 2 | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 02:14

Dr. Annette Langer-Gould discusses pregnancy and family planning with MS in the second part of a three-part series. To learn more, read the article "Continuum Pearls: Pregnancy and Family Planning in Multiple Sclerosis" by Dr. Langer-Gould in the June 2019 Multiple Sclerosis and Other CNS Inflammatory Diseases issue of Continuum. 

 Continuum Pearls: Pregnancy and Family Planning in Multiple Sclerosis, pt. 1 | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:36

Dr. Annette Langer-Gould discusses pregnancy and family planning with MS in the first of a three-part series. To learn more, read the article "Continuum Pearls: Pregnancy and Family Planning in Multiple Sclerosis" by Dr. Langer-Gould in the June 2019 Multiple Sclerosis and Other CNS Inflammatory Diseases issue of Continuum. 

 Current treatment practice of Guillain-Barré syndrome | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:37

Dr. Michelle Mauermann talks with Dr. Bart Jacobs about his paper on current treatment practice of Guillain-Barré syndrome.

 Somatic expansion of the C9orf72 repeat | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:07

Dr. Guy Rouleau discusses the main takeaways from his Neurology: Genetics paper on how the somatic expansion of the C9orf72 Hexanucleotide repeat does not occur in ALS spinal cord tissues.

 Brian Dodick discusses the 2019 Sports Concussion Conference | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 02:33

Dr. Brian Dodick discusses highlights of the upcoming 2019 Sports Concussion Conference in Indianapolis.

 Continuum Pearls: Diagnosis, Differential Diagnosis, and Misdiagnosis of Multiple Sclerosis, pt. 2 | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 02:33

Dr. Andrew J. Solomon discusses the diagnosis of multiple sclerosis in the second of a three-part series. To learn more, read the article "Diagnosis, Differential Diagnosis, and Misdiagnosis of Multiple Sclerosis" by Dr. Solomon in the June 2019 Multiple Sclerosis and Other CNS Inflammatory Diseases issue of Continuum. This article is open to all at continpub.com/DiagnosisMS.

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