Neurology Alert (Vol. 36, No. 6) - February 1, 2017

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Release date: February 2017

Valid through: February 2020

Target Audience

This activity is intended for the neurologist.

Subjects

  • Polyneuropathy in the Metabolic Syndrome
  • Imaging of Glial Cell Activation
    in the Brains of Professional Football Players
  • Does Therapeutic Hypothermia Improve Functional Outcomes After Convulsive Status Epilepticus?
  • Ambulatory Autonomic Testing in Multiple System Atrophy and Parkinson’s Disease
  • Migraine: Differences Between Males
    and Females

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

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

Karishma Parikh, MD, Pediatric Resident at SUNY Downstate Medical Center, New York

Barry Kosofsky, MD, PhD, Professor of Pediatrics and Professor of Neurology and Neuroscience at Weill Cornell Medical College.

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

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

Dara Jamieson, MD, Associate Professor of Clinical 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, PhD, reports she is a consultant and on the speakers bureau for Acadia Pharmaceuticals, Impax Pharmaceuticals, and Allergan, and is a consultant for US WorldMeds and Gerson Lehman Group. Dara Jamieson, MD, reports she is a consultant for Bayer and Boehringer-Ingelheim. Matthew E. Fink, MD reports he is a consultant for Procter & Gamble.

 

Authors Michael Rubin, MD; Karishma Parikh, MD; Barry Kosofsky, MD, PhD, and Kimberly Pargeon, MD, report no financial relationships relevant to this field of study.

Neurology Alert's editor in chief, Matthew E. Fink, MD reports he is a consultant for Procter & Gamble. 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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