Neurology Alert (Vol. 34, No. 9) - May 1, 2015

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Release date: May 2015

Valid through: May 2018

Target Audience

This activity is intended for the neurologist.

Subjects

  • Neurologic Disease and Criminal Behavior — A Medicolegal Conundrum
  • Relationship Between Brain MRI Biomarkers and Cognition
  • Does Traumatic Brain Injury Cause Sleep Disruption?
  • Is Early MRI Warranted for Back Pain in the Elderly?
  • Hypothermia after Acute Traumatic Brain Injury Revisited
  • Stroke Alert: Endovascular Intracranial Clot Extraction Benefits Are Confirmed in Two More Clinical Trials

Objectives

  • Discuss current scientific data regarding the diagnosis and treatment of neurological disease
  • Discuss the pathogenesis and treatment of pain
  • Describe the basic science of brain function
  • Discuss new information regarding new drugs for commonly diagnosed neurological conditions

Credit Available

Physicians

  • Maximum of 2.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)

Sponsor

This activity is sponsored by AHC Media.

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Credit Designation

Physicians

AHC Media designates this enduring material for a maximum of 2.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Faculty Listing

Authors

Alon Seifan, MD, MS, Assistant Professor of Neurology, Weill Cornell Medical College, Memory Disorders Program

Alan Z. Segal, MD, Associate Professor of Clinical Neurology, Weill Cornell Medical College

Michael Rubin, MD, Professor of Clinical Neurology, Weill Cornell Medical College

Halinder S. Mangat, MD, Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurology, Weill Cornell Medical College

Matthew E. Fink, MD, Louis and Gertrude Feil Professor in Clinical Neurology, Chairman, Department of Neurology, Weill Cornell Medical College, Neurologist-in-Chief, New York Presbyterian Hospital

Editors

Medical Editor: Matthew E. Fink, MD, Louis and Gertrude Feil Professor in Clinical Neurology, Chairman, Department of Neurology, Weill Cornell Medical College, Neurologist-in-Chief, New York Presbyterian Hospital

AHC Media executive editor: Leslie G. Coplin

Managing editor: Leslie Hamlin

Financial Disclosure

AuthorsMatthew E. Fink, MD; Alon Seifan, MD, MS; Alan Z. Segal, MD; Michael Rubin, MD; and Halinder Mangat, MD report no financial relationships relevant to this field of study.

Neurology Alert's editor in chief, Matthew Fink, MD; peer reviewer M. Flint Beal, MD; executive editor Leslie Coplin; and managing editor Leslie Hamlin report no financial relationships relevant to this field of study.

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