In this environment, we typically have no cardiology, neurology, nephrology, vascular surgery and so on.
Conference coverage from the American Academy of Neurology offers expert advice on prognostication for patients unconscious after cardiac arrest and rapid advances in stroke care.
Recommendations on diagnosing and treating Bell's palsy were recently provided by a new clinical practice guideline from the American Academy of Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery Foundation.
Raghav Govindarajan, ACP Associate Member, a neurology resident at the Cleveland Clinic Florida, told us about a case he saw in India that has important lessons for clinicians everywhere.
As a result of this, this is why when our neurology colleagues consult on some of our hypertensive emergency patients … the variability is quite wide in terms of what blood pressure
The American Academy of Neurology has issued new guidelines on emergency department imaging in patients who present with seizure. ... The study was released early online and appeared in the November Lancet Neurology.
A neurology consultant recommended starting a new antiepileptic, zonisamide. Before the patient began taking the new medication, his creatinine was normal (0.86 mg/dL).
We were falling behind so we got a move on. We were late for a combined medicine/neurology conference. ... The neurology service was consulted. This was one case that would make the next conference.
The results were published online by Neurology on July 25. The study couldn't determine the mechanisms behind these associations, the authors acknowledged. ... It was also affirmed by the American Academy of Neurology. Among elective surgery patients,
The American Academy of Neurology guidelines committee systematically analyzed literature from 1966 to January 2008 on the use of diffusion and perfusion MRI to diagnose stroke. ... Guidelines were published in the July 13 issue of Neurology. CT can