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.
Dr. Rae Bacharach discusses two new, disease-modifying therapies for use in multiple sclerosis.
Dr. Gregory Day discusses the recognition of transient epileptic amnesia. To learn more, read Dr. Day’s article, “Reversible Dementias,” in the February 2019 Dementia issue of Continuum.
Dr. Brigid Waldron-Perrine talks about the Montreal Cognitive Assessment as a screening tool.
Dr. Mathias Jucker discusses the use of neurofilament light as a potential biomarker for Alzheimer's Disease.
Dr. David Lapides covers Sjogren's Syndrome-related trigeminal neuralgia.
Dr. Jonathan Graff-Radford, guest editor of the February 2019 Dementia issue of Continuum, discusses behavioral-variant frontotemporal dementia. To learn more, read the article “Behavioral Variant Frontotemporal Dementia” by Dr. William W. Seeley in that issue.
Dr. Mathias Buron discusses the takeaways from his paper the comparative effectiveness of teriflunomide and dimethyl fumarate.
Dr. Joanna Hellmuth discusses the findings of her paper on the rise of pseudomedicine for dementia and brain health.
Dr. Roy Strowd discusses a recent Clinical Reasoning case about a 65-year-old female with subacute hemiballism.
Dr. Jonathan Graff-Radford, guest editor of the February 2019 Dementia issue of Continuum, discusses hippocampal sclerosis of aging. To learn more, read the article “Hippocampal Sclerosis, Argyrophilic Grain Disease, and Primary Age-related Tauopathy” by Drs. Gregory A. Jicha and Peter T. Nelson in that issue.
Dr. Caterina Lapucci talks about her paper addressing how much periventricular lesions assist in distinguishing migraine with aura from CIS.
Sarah Karlin-Smith and Sarah Owermohle from Politico talk about drug pricing and legislation to affect drug pricing.
Dr. Roy Strowd showcases a Clinical Reasoning case on a pregnant woman presenting with chin numbness.
Dr. Gregory Day offers a practical approach to recognizing patients with reversible dementia. To learn more, read Dr. Day’s article, “Reversible Dementias,” in the February 2019 Dementia issue of Continuum.
Dr. Stephan Schuele discusses the main takeaways from his paper on automated seizure detection accuracy for ambulatory EEG recordings.