Seizures Perspective

 
 
  • State of Emergency -- The No Judgment Zone   "We have this privilege of being a witness to these unbelievable moments in people's lives, and many of those are not so great." An EM physician allows a filmmaker to shadow her in the trauma ward. Watch now.
  • 2021's Top Neurology Studies   Dr Christoph Diener highlights the data from this past year that you need to know going into 2022.
  • Migraine Comorbidities: What You Need to Know Drs Buse and Lipton share insights on how an in-depth knowledge of these conditions can help improve disease management.
  • AES 2021 Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from AES 2021
  • Do Nurses Have a Legal Obligation to Correct Doctors' Mistakes? A Mississippi judge finds nurses liable for not bringing an issue to the attention of a doctor that might have helped protect a newborn from brain damage.
  • WCN 2021 Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from WCN 2021
  • More Rheumatology Patients Are Using Cannabis: Are You Ready? Karmela Kim Chan, MD, looks at the many unknowns in play regarding the use of and current state of knowledge about medical marijuana and cannabis-derived drugs in patients with rheumatic diseases.
  • A Neurologist Makes the Case for Integrative Medicine   Dr Indu Subramanian talks with Dr Kathrin LaFaver about her research on loneliness in Parkinson's disease and why there's no such thing as one-size-fits-all wellness.
  • Filming Seizures -- A HIPAA Violation? Capturing a patient's seizure on video can be invaluable in making an accurate diagnosis. But patient privacy laws often get in the way.
  • EAN 2021 Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from EAN 2021
  • A Quick Tour of the New Lyme Disease Guideline   Dr Paul Auwaerter highlights the major changes in this guideline, which was a collaboration of the IDSA, AAN, and ACR.
  • Some 'Novel' Surprises in Epilepsy Data   Epilepsy expert Dr Joseph Sirven shares his highlights from this year's AAN annual meeting with Dr Andrew Wilner.
  • New Data Suggest Cause of Post-COVID Vaccine Blood Clots   Dr Christoph Diener's monthly journal review takes a closer look at rare neurologic side effects of COVID vaccines and the latest in epilepsy.
  • Seizures in Kids: Benign or Concerning?   The Cribsiders share what they've learned from Dr John Gaitanis, a neurologist and leading expert on pediatric seizures.
  • How Has COVID-19 Affected People With Migraine? Lifestyle changes and stresses as a result of the pandemic, as well as the virus itself, have made an impact on patients with migraine.
  • Why I Chose Neurology Neurologist Matthew Barrett recounts how his family experience influenced his decision to become a neurologist.
  • Tragic Consequences of Ignorance for Everyone A 19-month-old baby was found unresponsive in a crib at her day-care center. She was resuscitated by the daycare provider but is now blind, has seizures, and no longer walks or talks.
  • What to Do if You Witness a Seizure: Basics for Primary Care   The Curbsiders share what they've learned about seizure rapid response and follow-up care for patients who live with seizures.
  • An Update on New Epilepsy Medications Four new medications expand options for clinicians treating epilepsy.
  • Preventing Psychosocial Effects of Adult ADHD During the Pandemic Four doctors look at how to address the link between ADHD and COVID-19.