Miscellaneous Neurology Disorders News

Dec 10, 2019
Why doesn’t deep-brain stimulation work for everyone?
Personalized brain maps could improve treatment for Parkinson's disease, other neurological conditions.
Dec 09, 2019
Researchers discover the origin and evolution of a famous concept of the brain
Research investigates origin and evolution of perhaps the most famous concept devised in neurobiology--the homunculus of neurosurgeon Wilder Penfield.
Dec 04, 2019
A common drug could help restore limb function after spinal cord injury
In mouse study, nerve pain drug gabapentin promotes regeneration of neural circuits.
Dec 02, 2019
Study identifies brain networks that play crucial role in suicide risk
More research into suicide needed 'urgently,' say international team.
Nov 27, 2019
Imaging study provides new biological insights on functional neurological disorder
Findings advance understanding of the mechanisms involved in this disease, and offer the possibility of identifying markers of the condition and patients' prognosis.
Nov 20, 2019
Deep brain stimulation safer for patients with new MRI compatible electrode
Brain-computer interface advancements
Nov 14, 2019
Spinal injuries: A new technology of electrostimulation for a more effective approach
A recent international study offers an innovative contribution in the field of electrical stimulation for the recovery of control over lower limb movement.
Oct 28, 2019
AAOMPT releases position statement opposing use of “degenerative disc disease” as diagnostic term
AAOMPT urges clinicians to avoid using the diagnosis of degenerative disc disease, comments on the role of physical therapists in preventing exposure to opioids.
Oct 24, 2019
Drug combination reverses hypersensitivity to noise
Findings in mice suggest targeting certain brain circuits could offer new ways to treat some neurologic disorders.
Oct 24, 2019
FDA Approves Botox for Lower-Limb Spasticity in Children
Approval marks onabotulinumtoxinA’s 11th therapeutic indication.
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