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Evaluating the Effectiveness of Tonabersat for Migraine Prophylaxis
A recent review found that tonabersat, a novel benzoylamino benzopyran compound, is well-tolerated, but no better than placebo for migraine prophylaxis.
Global Health Burden of Herpes Zoster Will Likely Increase
Since the risk of herpes zoster rises sharply after age 50, the significant global health burden of shingles pain is expected to increase as the population ages.
MRI Technique Tracks MS Progression More Effectively
A more effective way to track the early progression of multiple sclerosis has been developed, according to research published online in Radiology.
Guidelines Issued for Stroke Prevention in Women
New guidelines have been released that highlight unique stroke risk factors for women and address prevention strategies, according to a synopsis article published in the June 17 issue of the Annals of Internal Medicine.
New MRI Technique Shows Promise in Early Parkinson
Resting-state functional MRI, a new MRI approach, detects early stage Parkinson’s disease with 85% accuracy, according to a new study.
Tips Offered for Finding Buyer for Medical Practice
Suggestions are provided for finding a buyer for a medical practice in an article published online June 10 in Medical Economics.
US Health Care System Ranked Last Again
The United States' health system once again comes in last when compared to 10 other rich nations, according to the latest Commonwealth Fund report on the issue.
FDA to Issue Salt Reduction Guidelines for Food Industry
Voluntary guidelines to reduce the amount of salt in grocery and restaurant foods are being prepared for release by the US Food and Drug Administration.
Clinicians Often Fail to Empathize After Adverse Event
The health care industry is recognizing the benefits of prompt and transparent physician communication with patients and families about bad outcomes, according to an article published June 10 in Medical Economics.
Physician Leadership, Ownership Dominates Accountable Care Organizations
Physicians are playing strong leadership and ownership roles in accountable care organizations, according to research published in the June issue of Health Affairs.
American Academy of Neurology 2013 Annual Meeting
PAINWeek 2013
64th American Academy of Neurology Annual Meeting
2012 Annual Meeting of the Consortium of Multiple Sclerosis Centers (CMSC)
The 63rd Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Neurology
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American Academy of Neurology 2009
International Conference on Alzheimer's Disease 2009
American Epilepsy Society 2008
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