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Nerve Ultrasound: Ready for clinical practice? [2012] - 196KB
by EPV Wilder-Smith
With the tremendous advance in technology, imaging methods have finally entered clinical routine for the assessment of the peripheral nervous system, after having already been employed for a long time...

Clinico-radiological profile of strokes in Kashmir valley, North-West India: A study from a university hospital [2012] - 308KB
by PA Shah, G Hussain Bardi, BA Naiku, A Khaliq Dar, RK Kaul
Background: Globally, ischemic stroke outnumber hemorrhagic strokes. However, it was observed that hemorrhagic stroke is more common in Kashmir valley. The present study was conducted to substantiate ...

Prognostic value of routine haematological and biochemical parameters on 30 day fatality in patients with acute hypertensive intracerebral hemorrhage [2012] - 239KB
by DK Gupta, V Atam, RK Garg
Objective: This prospective study aimed to study the prognostic value of routine haematological and biochemical parameters in patients of acute hypertensive intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH) on fatality ...

Cheiro-oral syndrome: A reappraisal of the etiology and outcome [2012] - 147KB
by HS Lin, TH Li, MH Fu, YS Wu, CW Liou, SS Chen, JS Liu, WH Chen
Objective: This is a review of our cases and published literature on cheiro-oral syndrome (COS), to better understand its localization, etiology and outcome. Methods: In addition to our database, we r...

Relationship between the lifestyle and cognitive functions in elderly individuals [2012] - 630KB
by A Osawa, S Maeshima, J Tanemura, A Tsubahara, T Yoshimura, F Ozaki, H Moriwaki
We investigated the relationship between lifestyle and cognitive function in elderly subjects who had their checkups at a memory clinic. The 136 elderly study subjects included 51 with Alzheimer’s d...

The feasibility of 2-back task with alphabets and functional transcranial Doppler sonography in assessing hemispheric lateralization of working memory in Chinese [2012] - 249KB
by WWY Kam, X Wu, ST Chan
Background: Hemispheric asymmetry studies of working memory are mainly carried out in western countries. Data on Chinese is limited in this area of research. On the other hand, working memory assessme...

Registry of inflammatory demyelinating diseases of the central nervous system in the Asia-Pacific region [2012] - 173KB
by Q Cheng, AG Kermode, B Singhal, KH Lee, VHT Chong, NT Binh, CP Tsai, J Misbach, GX Jiang, S Fredrikson
Background and Objective: Comparable data are sparse for inflammatory demyelinating diseases of the central nervous system (CNS) in the Asia-Pacific region, and we aimed to establish a registry of pat...

Brain and spinal cord magnetic resonance imaging in Thai multiple sclerosis patients [2012] - 1,068KB
by P Jitpratoom, S Siritho, O Chawalparit, N Prayoonwiwat
Objective: To evaluate magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of multiple sclerosis (MS) patients in Thailand. Method: A retrospective review on the initial brain and spinal cord MRI in MS patients was done...

Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura and neuropathy: A case report and review [2012] - 185KB
by NK Rai, AK Srivastava, S Pahwa, A Garg
Mononeuropathy multiplex is a rare disorder associated with idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura. Extrinsic compression due to hematoma, intraneural bleed and immune mediated nerve injury are reported ...

Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy in an immunocompetent patient: A case report [2012] - 93KB
by M Gupta, A Batra, Y Patidar, D Chowdhury, GA Khwaja, M Tatke
Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy (PML) is a progressive lethal demyelinating disease of the brain, caused by JC virus. Reactivation of JC virus due to reduction of cellular immunity especial...

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