Neurology Alert (Vol. 35, No. 2) - October 1, 2015

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Release date: October 2015

Valid through: October 2018

Target Audience

This activity is intended for the neurologist.

Subjects

  • Small Fiber Neuropathy in Critical illness
  • The Expanding Role of Tau in Neurodegeneration: New Insights from Huntington’s Disease
  • Vitamin D and Diabetic Neuropathy
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Tau and Amyloid-ß1-42 in Patients with Dementia
  • Biomarkers of Intrathecal Inflammation in Multiple Sclerosis and Other Disorders

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

Russell L. Chin, MD, Associate Professor of Clinical Neurology, Weill Cornell Medical College

Claire Henchcliffe, MD, Associate Professor of Neurology and Neuroscience, Weill Cornell Medical College

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

Louise M. Klebanoff, MD, Associate Professor of Neurology, Weill Cornell Medical College

Jai Perumal, MD, Assistant Professor of Neurology, 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 Claire Henchcliffe, MD, reports she is on the speakers bureau and advisory boards for Teva, IMPAX, and ACADIA; and receives grant/research support from Biogen and Kaneka.

Authors Russell L. Chin, MD; Michael Rubin, MD; Louise M. Klebanoff, MD; and Jai Perumal, 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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