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A ‘Y-shaped’ soft tissue ossification in fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva

Chandramohan B. Sharma, Jigar R. Parekh, Vikas Sharma and Bansi L. Kumawat.

in Oxford Medical Case Reports

P ublished online March 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Neurology. 516 words.

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A 52-Year-Old Man with Flying Legs at Night

Fahd Zarrouf and Kumar Budur.

in A Case a Week: Sleep Disorders from the Cleveland Clinic

September 2010; p ublished online April 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology; Sleep Medicine. 1465 words.

Case 44 introduces a 52-year-old man who presented with difficulty staying asleep, excessive daytime sleepiness, and fatigue for the past 2 to 3 years. Sleep was described as restless, and...

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in Neuro-Oncology

July 2000; p ublished online July 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Neurology. 0 words.

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Acute Encephalitis and Abnormal MRI

Eelco F. M. Wijdicks, Alejandro A. Rabinstein, Sara E. Hocker and Jennifer E. Fugate.

in Neurocritical Care

April 2016; p ublished online May 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology. 2474 words.

The diagnosis of encephalitis is easy, finding the cause is not. Clinicians should always consider the diagnosis of encephalitis in a febrile and confused patient, regardless of the...

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Acute Fever and Shock After Ruptured Cerebral Aneurysm

Eelco F. M. Wijdicks, Alejandro A. Rabinstein, Sara E. Hocker and Jennifer E. Fugate.

in Neurocritical Care

April 2016; p ublished online May 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology. 2002 words.

The sudden appearance of fever and hypotension in any patient with an acute brain injury requires a quick evaluation and intervention. How to successfully approach this problem is...

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Acute Migraine Therapy

David W. Dodick and Stephen D. Silberstein.

in Migraine

March 2016; p ublished online May 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology. 16810 words.

Acute pharmacologic migraine therapy includes specific medications, such as triptans and dihydroergotamine, and non-specific medications such as ASA, acetaminophen, and non-steroidal...

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Acute motor axonal neuropathy in a patient with prolonged CD4 depletion due to HIV: a local variant of macrophage activation syndrome?

Christopher Dardis.

in Oxford Medical Case Reports

P ublished online February 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Neurology. 1170 words.

Acute inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy or Guillain-Barré syndrome is well recognized as a presenting feature of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) seroconversion and, to a lesser...

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Acute Paraplegia After Aortic Surgery

Eelco F. M. Wijdicks, Alejandro A. Rabinstein, Sara E. Hocker and Jennifer E. Fugate.

in Neurocritical Care

April 2016; p ublished online May 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology. 1787 words.

Spinal cord ischemia usually results in substantial neurological morbidity. It is usually encountered after complex aortic surgery and when the procedure has been acute, such as in an...

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Acutely Progressive Dyspnea and Limb Weakness

Eelco F. M. Wijdicks, Alejandro A. Rabinstein, Sara E. Hocker and Jennifer E. Fugate.

in Neurocritical Care

April 2016; p ublished online May 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology. 1653 words.

Paradoxical breathing is the most characteristic sign of neuromuscular respiratory failure. How to confidently assess the need for respiratory support in acute neuromuscular disease is...

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Adjusted-Dose Warfarin for Stroke Prevention in High-Risk Atrial Fibrillation Patients

Daniel C. Brooks.

in 50 Studies Every Neurologist Should Know

April 2016; p ublished online May 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology; Clinical Medicine. 1172 words.

This chapter provides a summary of a landmark study in vascular neurology. Is the combination of aspirin and low-intensity, fixed-dose warfarin as efficacious and safer than adjusted-dose...

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