We spoke with Susan E. Schindler, MD, PhD, lead author of a study about the effect of race on the prediction of brain amyloidosis by plasma Aβ42/Aβ40, phosphorylated tau, and neurofilament light.
For adults hospitalized with severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) infection, encephalopathy at admission is the most common serious neurologic manifestation, all of which are associated with worse outcomes.
Researchers suspect patients with neurofibromatosis type 1 experience a dysregulation of melanocytogenesis, inducing abnormal polarization on both sides of RPE.
The US Food and Drug Administration granted marketing approval for the Lumipulse G β-Amyloid Ratio (1-42/1-40) test, the first in vitro diagnostic test for early detection of amyloid plaques associated with Alzheimer disease.
Richard K. Bogan, MD, discusses the importance of lowering sodium intake and improving heart health for patients with narcolepsy.
Antioxidants such as serum level of lutein+zeaxanthin and β-cryptoxanthin are associated with a reduced risk for all-cause dementia.
Multidomain interventions are equally effective for improving cognition in women and men.
Researchers sought to identify the neuropathologic changes of COVID-19 in the olfactory region of patients who died with COVID-19 infection.
Approximately 3% of patients with pneumonia associated with severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) infection subsequently develop dementia.
An individual with tinnitus is approximately 30% more likely than others to have pre-existing POAG, researchers estimate.
Traumatic brain injury (TBI) of any severity is associated with increased risk of chronic cardiovascular, endocrine, and neurologic comorbidities.
Transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) is effective and safe for migraine.
Optic nerve inflammation and microvasculature occlusion were the most common findings among patients admitted to an ICU with SARS-CoV-2.
For individuals with type 2 diabetes, subjective cognitive impairment (SCI) is associated with cardiovascular events.
Researchers sought to assess the qualitative effects of COVID-19 on patients with migraine who never tested positive for or been diagnosed with COVID-19.
A study shows significantly reduced posterior stromal keratocyte density and other changes following SARS-CoV-2 infection.
In a retrospective descriptive study, researchers analyzed the occurrence of stroke per million doses of the COVID-19 vaccines among adult patients hospitalized during an 8-month period.
There are significant differences in dementia incidence among US veterans based on race and ethnicity.
Headache disorders remain highly prevalent worldwide.
In a prospective, observational study, researchers described the differences in casemix, management, and mortality among patients undergoing emergency neurosurgery for TBI across different levels of human development.