Neurology Alert (Vol. 34, No. 12) - August 1, 2015

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Release date: August 2015

Valid through: August 2018

Target Audience

This activity is intended for the neurologist.

Subjects

  • GAD Antibody Syndromes: When to Dig Deeper
  • Scrub Typhus and the Brain
  • A Modern Epidemiologic View of Status Epilepticus in the United States
  • RYRI-related Myopathies
  • Migraine and Cognitive Dysfunction
  • Nerve Biopsy for Asymptomatic Vasculitic Neuropathy

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 Credits

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

Bianca D. Santomasso, MD, PhD, Instructor in Neurology, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, Weill Cornell Medical College

Joseph E. Safdieh, MD, Assistant Professor of Neurology, Weill Cornell Medical College

Kimberly Pargeon, MD, Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurology, Weill Cornell Medical College

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

Dara Jamieson, MD, Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurology, Weill Cornell Medical College

Norman Latov, MD, PhD, Professor of Neurology and Neuroscience, Department of Neurology and the Brain and Mind Research Institute, Weill Cornell Medical College

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: Jonathan Springston

Financial Disclosure

Author Dara Jamieson, MD, reports she is on the stroke adjudication committee for Bayer and is a consultant for Boehringer Ingelheim. Author Norman Latov, MD, PhD, reports he is a consultant to Grifols and Baxter Pharmaceugicals; receives grant/research support from Grifols; owns stock in Therapath LLC; and participates in clinical trials for CSL Behring.

Authors Bianca D. Santomasso, MD, PhD; Joseph E. Safdieh, MD; Kimberly Pargeon, MD; and Michael Rubin, 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 associate managing editor Jonathan Springston report no financial relationships relevant to this field of study.

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