Centinel Spine Appoints Dirk M. Kuyper and Gregory Rainey to its Board of Directors
NEW YORK, March 19, 2019 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Centinel Spine®, LLC, the largest privately-held spine company focused on anterior column reconstruction, today announced the appointment of Dirk M. Kuyper and Gregory Rainey as mem... Devices, Orthopaedic, Neurosurgery, Personnel Centinel Spine, FLX Platform, Integrated Interbody, interbody fusion (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - March 19, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Soccer-Lopes Injury Highlights Failures in Concussion Protocol - FIFPro Soccer-Lopes Injury Highlights Failures in Concussion Protocol - FIFPro
Olympique Lyonnais goalkeeper Anthony Lopes's injury against Barcelona has exposed failings in the way professional soccer deals with concussion, the global players'union FIFPro said on Thursday.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines - March 18, 2019 Category: Surgery Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Stroke Mortality Down, but Global Burden Remains High Stroke Mortality Down, but Global Burden Remains High
Although the global stroke mortality rate dropped substantially from 1990 to 2016, the global burden of stroke is still high, with more than 80 million stroke survivors, new data show.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - March 18, 2019 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Novel Program Trains Nurse Practitioners to Manage Pain Patients Novel Program Trains Nurse Practitioners to Manage Pain Patients
In a unique educational program, nurse practitioners learned how to examine patients with shoulder and knee pain and how to determine which patients require specialist referral.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - March 18, 2019 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Clinical Nurse Specialist- Endocrinology
Vacancies for Band 7 Senior Clinical Nurse Specialists in Endocrinology (QEHB and HGS) at University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust.Salary:£33,222-£43,041Interview date expected to be10 April 2019Two exciting opportunities have arisen for individuals to contribute towards the provision of excellent patient care within our Endocrinology and Diabetes Service. We are looking to appointment two Senior Clinical Nurse Specialists in Endocrinology. One post will be for our Heartlands, Good Hope and Solihull Hospital site (HGS) and the other for our Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham(QEHB) ...
Source: Society for Endocrinology - March 18, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Acute Migraine Treatment in Pregnant Women Acute Migraine Treatment in Pregnant Women
What are the keys to effectively treating pregnant women with acute migraine while considering the safety of medications in this population?Headache (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - March 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery Journal Article Source Type: news

How to Take a Headache History How to Take a Headache History
Dr Deborah I. Friedman suggests strategies for arriving at a correct diagnosis when taking a headache history.American Headache Society and Medscape (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - March 15, 2019 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery Article Source Type: news

Novel Program Improves Chronic Pain, Stops Opioid Use Novel Program Improves Chronic Pain, Stops Opioid Use
Chronic pain patients who participated in a program that incorporates exercise, education, and counseling showed significant improvement in functional ability, pain scores, and cessation of opioids.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - March 15, 2019 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Study suggests personality tests may improve care for prostate cancer patients
(European Association of Urology) Scientists have found that men with high neuroticism -- between a quarter and a fifth of men in developed countries -- are significantly more likely to suffer from adverse events such as erectile dysfunction and incontinence, which may put their recovery from prostate cancer surgery at risk. The researchers say that this means cancer teams may need to consider testing for personality types to try to ensure that patients being treated for prostate cancer receive the best care. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - March 15, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Relative Risk for Alzheimer Disease Is Multigenerational Relative Risk for Alzheimer Disease Is Multigenerational
Going beyond first-degree relatives to include grandparents, cousins, and other distant family members may provide a clearer picture of an individual's risk for Alzheimer disease, new research shows.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - March 14, 2019 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Better Surgical Outcomes With Piriform-Cortex Resection in Temporal-Lobe Epilepsy Better Surgical Outcomes With Piriform-Cortex Resection in Temporal-Lobe Epilepsy
The odds that a patient will be seizure free after surgery for temporal lobe epilepsy are higher when the procedure includes piriform-cortex resection, researchers report.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines - March 14, 2019 Category: Surgery Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Woman, 40, has 'heavy' tumour engulfing her face that is inoperable
Aline Cerqueria Leite, from Brazil, has undergone 14 surgeries for neurofibromatosis, an incurable condition. But now, the risks are too high as the tumour has spread to her eyes, jaw and nose. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - March 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

FAST-MAG: Higher BMI Linked to Better Post-Stroke Survival FAST-MAG: Higher BMI Linked to Better Post-Stroke Survival
Although obesity is a risk factor for stroke, paradoxically, higher body mass index may be associated with better survival rates after stroke, a large study suggests.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - March 14, 2019 Category: Cardiology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Improving Pain and Sleep With Behavioral Sleep Interventions Improving Pain and Sleep With Behavioral Sleep Interventions
Can cognitive behavioral therapy for insomnia improve pain and sleep outcomes in aging adults?Pain (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - March 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery Journal Article Source Type: news

Corindus Vascular Robotics meets The Street with Q4 earnings
Corindus Vascular Robotics (OTC:CVRS) shares gained today after the robot-assisted surgery company reported fourth-quarter results that met the forecast on Wall Street. Losses grew 3.1% for Waltham, Mass.-based Corindus posted to -$8.2 million, or -4¢ per share, on sales growth of 11.5% to $4.7 million for the three months ended Dec. 31, 2018, compared with the same period in 2017. Analysts were looking for LPS of -4¢. Full-year losses were ip 25.0% to -$42.6 million, or -22¢ per share, on sales growth of 11.7% to $10.8 million compared with 2017. “2019 is poised to be another significant year for Cori...
Source: Mass Device - March 13, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Brad Perriello Tags: Cardiovascular MassDevice Earnings Roundup Robotics Wall Street Beat Corindus Vascular Robotics Source Type: news

Pain Program Dropouts: Risk Factors Identified Pain Program Dropouts: Risk Factors Identified
Low income, young age, anxiety, and other comorbid mental illnesses are key risk factors for high drop rates from interdisciplinary pain programs, new research suggests.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - March 13, 2019 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Peer-influenced Bystander Participation in Bullying Peer-influenced Bystander Participation in Bullying
This fMRI study investigated the underlying behavioral and neural mechanisms that determine a peer-influenced bystander's participation in bullying.Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - March 13, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery Journal Article Source Type: news

Eye Exam Detects Signs of Alzheimer's Disease Eye Exam Detects Signs of Alzheimer's Disease
Using an ultrasensitive scanning technique, researchers can detect signs of Alzheimer's disease in the tiny blood vessels at the back of the eye, according to a new report.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines - March 13, 2019 Category: Radiology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

FDA Fast-Tracks Approval of Generic Valsartan FDA Fast-Tracks Approval of Generic Valsartan
Amid ongoing tainted sartan drug recalls, the US Food and Drug Administration has approved a new generic of valsartan (Diovan) to treat hypertension and heart failure.FDA Approvals (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - March 13, 2019 Category: Neurology Tags: Cardiology News Alert Source Type: news

Cocoa May Curb Fatigue in Multiple Sclerosis Cocoa May Curb Fatigue in Multiple Sclerosis
Consuming high-flavonoid cocoa may offer a feasible and effective dietary approach to the common problem of fatigue in patients with relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis, new research suggests.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - March 12, 2019 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Migraine Tied to Increased Risk for Dry Eye Disease Migraine Tied to Increased Risk for Dry Eye Disease
Migraine and dry eye disease share underlying inflammatory processes that may explain the association between the two conditions, a study found.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - March 12, 2019 Category: Neurology Tags: Ophthalmology News Source Type: news

Best Diets for Preserving Brain Health Identified Best Diets for Preserving Brain Health Identified
High adherence to a Mediterranean diet or to A Priori Diet Quality Score diet is associated with better cognitive skills in midlife, whereas adherence to the DASH, which is designed to lower blood pressure, is not.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - March 12, 2019 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Immersive Virtual Reality Eases Trigger-Point Injection Pain Immersive Virtual Reality Eases Trigger-Point Injection Pain
Distracting patients from an impending and painful injection with a headset that transports them to a beautiful beach, along with soothing sounds of waves, may ease the pain of trigger-point injections.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - March 12, 2019 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Novel Approach'Drastically' Cuts Opioid Use After Surgery Novel Approach'Drastically' Cuts Opioid Use After Surgery
A comprehensive protocol that uses a multidisciplinary approach and is focused on the needs of the patient reduces opioid prescriptions after elective total joint arthroplasty.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - March 12, 2019 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Space Radiation Research May Help Astronauts and Patients Alike Space Radiation Research May Help Astronauts and Patients Alike
NASA is investing in studies on the mitigation of space radiation damage. In aiming for the stars, can they provide treatments for earthly health issues as well?Medscape Neurology (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - March 12, 2019 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery Expert Column Source Type: news

Neuropathic Pain Neuropathic Pain
This article presents the many available therapeutic options as well as emerging evidence for cannabinoids and non-pharmacologic therapies.Seminars in Neurology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - March 12, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery Journal Article Source Type: news

Cerebral Revascularization After Carotid Occlusion Surgery Cerebral Revascularization After Carotid Occlusion Surgery
Which patients benefit most from cerebral revascularization for symptomatic nonmoyamoya vasculopathy?Neurosurgical Focus (Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines - March 12, 2019 Category: Radiology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery Journal Article Source Type: news

Penn Medicine opens $10M spine center
Penn Medicine on Monday opened a $10 million spine center at Pennsylvania Hospital. The spine center was created to provide evaluation, diagnosis and inpatient and outpatient treatment — including surgical and nonsurgical procedures — in one location. Pennsylvania Hospital CEO Theresa Larivee said Penn has the region's largest multidisciplinary team of health professionals d edicated to spine treatment. The group includes neurosurgeons, orthopedists, neurologists, radiologists, physical medicine… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - March 11, 2019 Category: American Health Authors: John George Source Type: news

Penn Medicine opens $10M spine center
Penn Medicine on Monday opened a $10 million spine center at Pennsylvania Hospital. The spine center was created to provide evaluation, diagnosis and inpatient and outpatient treatment — including surgical and nonsurgical procedures — in one location. Pennsylvania Hospital CEO Theresa Larivee said Penn has the region's largest multidisciplinary team of health professionals d edicated to spine treatment. The group includes neurosurgeons, orthopedists, neurologists, radiologists, physical medicine… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - March 11, 2019 Category: Biotechnology Authors: John George Source Type: news

America's Opioid Epidemic: Hardest Hit States Identified America's Opioid Epidemic: Hardest Hit States Identified
Three states have the dubious distinction of having the largest numbers of patients admitted to the hospital and/or seen in the emergency department for opioid-related adverse events.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Psychiatry Headlines)
Source: Medscape Psychiatry Headlines - March 11, 2019 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Stroke in Children: Opportunities for Improving Care Stroke in Children: Opportunities for Improving Care
Studies reveal new information on risk factors for pediatric stroke and its complications.Stroke (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - March 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery Journal Article Source Type: news

IRRAS Strengthens Executive Team With Addition of Dr. Vinny Podichetty as Vice President of Clinical Affairs
STOCKHOLM, March 11, 2019 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- IRRAS AB (Nasdaq First North Premier: IRRAS), a commercial-stage medical-technology company, announced today that it has appointed Vinny Podichetty, MD, MS. as Vice President of Global... Devices, Neurosurgery, Personnel IRRAS AB, IRRAflow catheter, ICP monitoring (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - March 11, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Sleep Apnea Common in MS-Related Fatigue Sleep Apnea Common in MS-Related Fatigue
The study, involving overnight sleep studies of more than 200 patients with multiple sclerosis, shows obstructive sleep apnea to be common even with lower BMI.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - March 8, 2019 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

BRIDGE Stroke: Intervention Boosts Evidence-Based Stroke Therapies BRIDGE Stroke: Intervention Boosts Evidence-Based Stroke Therapies
Adherence to quality improvement measures increased use of thrombolysis, dysphagia screening, smoking cessation education, and assessment for rehabilitation, investigators report.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - March 8, 2019 Category: Cardiology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Woes Continue for Those Seeking Multistate Medical Licenses Woes Continue for Those Seeking Multistate Medical Licenses
Dr Andrew Wilner on the obstacles surrounding multistate licensing, and how the Interstate Medical Licensure Compact is a small step toward surmounting them.Medscape Neurology (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - March 8, 2019 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery Expert Column Source Type: news

Sugary Drinks Linked to Higher Disability in MS Sugary Drinks Linked to Higher Disability in MS
Drinking two cans of sugar-sweetened beverages daily was associated with more severe disability from multiple sclerosis (MS) in a preliminary cross-sectional study.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - March 8, 2019 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Improvement and prediction of memory and executive functions in patients admitted to a neurosurgery service with complicated and uncomplicated mild traumatic brain injury - Holthe OO, Hellstrom T, Andelic N, Server A, Sigurdardottir S.
OBJECTIVES: To compare neuropsychological performances between patients with and without intracranial abnormalities after mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI) and assess the relationship between demographics, injury severity, and self-reported symptom charac... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 7, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Asthma Prevalence Three Times Higher in MS Asthma Prevalence Three Times Higher in MS
A new study shows a higher prevalence of asthma among multiple sclerosis patients. Reasons for the association are unknown but shared risk factors include vitamin D deficiency and smoking.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - March 7, 2019 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Prospect of Bright Light Therapy for MDD in Parkinson Dims Prospect of Bright Light Therapy for MDD in Parkinson Dims
Researchers report results from a randomized clinical trial to illuminate the effect of bright light therapy for the treatment of major depression in Parkinson disease.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - March 7, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

A Neurologist's Commitment to Improving Epilepsy Care A Neurologist's Commitment to Improving Epilepsy Care
Drs Rahul Guha and Nirmal Surya discuss the challenges of living with epilepsy and accessing epilepsy therapies in India.Medscape Neurology (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - March 7, 2019 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery Commentary Source Type: news

Ryan J. Dickinson Named Vice President Of Sales And New Business Development For Camber Spine
KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., March 7, 2019 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Camber Spine, a leading innovator in spine and medical technologies, today reported Ryan J. Dickinson named Vice President of Sales and New Business Development for Camber Sp... Devices, Orthopaedic, Neurosurgery, Personnel Camber Spine, ENZA-A, Titanium ALIF, Lumbar Interbody Fusion (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - March 7, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

3 common types of chronic wounds
  How do you know if your wound is chronic? The severity of your injury, as well as complications that cause significant delays in healing, are common indicators. There are also certain kinds of wounds that often end up high on the chronic scale. Here are the three most common types of chronic wounds: Infectious wounds, surgical sites and ulcers are among the most common chronic wounds. 1. Infectious wounds When infection causes significant delays in healing, the wound often becomes chronic. According to Wound Care Centers, typical signs of chronic infectious wounds include bad odors, pus drainage, dead ti...
Source: Advanced Tissue - March 7, 2019 Category: Dermatology Authors: AdvancedTissue Tags: Wound Care Wound Infection chronic wounds Source Type: news

National Academies Report Reduces Daily Sodium Limits National Academies Report Reduces Daily Sodium Limits
A new report from the National Academies for the first time ties lower daily sodium limits to a reduction in the risk for chronic disease. The report is expected to guide policy makers.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - March 7, 2019 Category: Cardiology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Virtual Reality Hypnosis Cuts Post-Op Pain, Anxiety in Kids Virtual Reality Hypnosis Cuts Post-Op Pain, Anxiety in Kids
A virtual reality hypnosis technique can reduce the need for postoperative opioids and antianxiety drugs in children.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Psychiatry Headlines)
Source: Medscape Psychiatry Headlines - March 7, 2019 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Deep Electrodes May Outperform Subdural Grids in Epilepsy Localization Deep Electrodes May Outperform Subdural Grids in Epilepsy Localization
Stereoelectroencephalography (SEEG) appears to be more versatile and have better procedural morbidity than subdural electrode (SDE) implantation for identifying the source of seizures in patients with intractable epilepsy, according to a comparative analysis.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - March 6, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Alzheimer Drug Plus SSRI May Cut Depression, Improve Cognition Alzheimer Drug Plus SSRI May Cut Depression, Improve Cognition
Adding the Alzheimer drug memantine to a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) may improve depressive symptoms, as well as apathy, anxiety, and cognitive function, in older patients.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Psychiatry Headlines)
Source: Medscape Psychiatry Headlines - March 6, 2019 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

FDA Updates Sartan Recalls; Finds New Impurity FDA Updates Sartan Recalls; Finds New Impurity
Two companies recall losartan products owing to the presence of N-nitroso-N-methyl-4-aminobutyric acid (NMBA), the third type of nitrosamine impurity detected in angiotensin II receptor blockers.News Alerts (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - March 6, 2019 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Alert Source Type: news

Serum Neurofilament Light Protein Highly Anticipated Tool for MS Serum Neurofilament Light Protein Highly Anticipated Tool for MS
NfL levels in the blood could represent an invaluable marker in MS prognosis, as well as an aid in treatment decision-making.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - March 6, 2019 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Eye-Tracking Technology for Concussion Gets FDA Thumbs Up Eye-Tracking Technology for Concussion Gets FDA Thumbs Up
SyncThink's Eye-Sync technology is a virtual reality eye-tracking platform that provides objective measurements to aid in the assessment of concussion.FDA Approvals (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - March 6, 2019 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Alert Source Type: news

Sleep Apnea Tied to Higher Levels of Alzheimer Protein Sleep Apnea Tied to Higher Levels of Alzheimer Protein
A significant association between sleep apnea and increased tau accumulation in a brain region susceptible to Alzheimer disease emerges in the Mayo Clinic Study of Aging.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - March 5, 2019 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news