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  1. Malnutrition is associated with a high risk of mortality in adults with ischemic stroke (IS). This study aimed to investigate the relationship between malnutrition and the risk of stroke-associated pneumonia (...

    Authors: Dongze Li, Yi Liu, Yu Jia, Jing Yu, Fanghui Li, Hong Li, Lei Ye, Xiaoyang Liao, Zhi Wan, Zhi Zeng and Yu Cao
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:290
  2. Over 55 million adults are living with dementia globally, which is projected to reach 157 million by 2050. Mild cognitive impairment (MCI), a syndrome of memory impairment with intact activities of daily livin...

    Authors: Helena Dolphin, Adam H. Dyer, Tim Dukelow, Ciaran Finucane, Sean Commins and Sean P Kennelly
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:289
  3. This study aimed to investigate the factors influencing Procalcitonin (PCT) in the cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) of patients with high fever and suspected intracranial infection after neurosurgery and its clinical...

    Authors: Huajun Wang, Chengjie Zhou and Ye Fu
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:288
  4. Wernicke encephalopathy (WE) is a devastating acute or subacute neurological disorder caused by thiamine deficiency. Wernicke encephalopathy is characterized by the triad of ocular signs, cerebellar dysfuncti...

    Authors: Junrong Xu, Fei Li and Yongjie Xue
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:285
  5. Migraine and depression are two of the most common and debilitating conditions. From a clinical perspective, they are mostly prevalent in women and manifest a partial overlapping symptomatology. Despite the hi...

    Authors: Oreste Affatato, Amelia D. Dahlén, Gull Rukh, Helgi B. Schiöth and Jessica Mwinyi
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:284
  6. The wakefulness-sleep cycle sets the pace of our life. Sleep research examines the transition between wakefulness and sleep, its hormonal regulation, and its pathological disruption. Understanding sleep mechan...

    Authors: Alessandro Viganò, Majid Ghareghani, Birendra Mallick and Simone Russo
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:283
  7. A significant proportion of patients with epilepsy have an unknown etiology and lack effective targeted therapeutic drugs. Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO) induces hypoxia and microembolism, leading to cerebral neur...

    Authors: Ji Shuming, Li Hua, Tang Yusha and Chen Lei
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:282
  8. Neuroprotective agents have the potential to improve the outcomes of revascularisation therapies in acute ischemic stroke patients (AIS) and in those unable to receive revascularisation. Afamelanotide, a synth...

    Authors: Vimal Stanislaus, Anthony Kam, Lily Murphy, Philippe Wolgen, Gill Walker, Pilar Bilbao and Geoffrey C Cloud
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:281
  9. Interventions using split belt treadmills (SBTM) aim to improve gait symmetry (GA) in Parkinson's disease (PD). Comparative effects in conjugated SBTM conditions were not studied systematically despite potenti...

    Authors: Meir Plotnik, Evyatar Arad, Adam Grinberg, Moran Salomon, Yotam Bahat, Sharon Hassin-Baer and Gabi Zeilig
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:279
  10. Focal cerebral arteriopathy (FCA) is a clinically important disease that often causes progressive arteriopathy. We report a case of FCA with progressive arteriopathy due to arterial shrinkage of the outer diam...

    Authors: Takuma Nishimoto, Fumiaki Oka, Natsumi Fujii, Hirofumi Inoue, Shunji Hasegawa, Masatoshi Yamane, Sadahiro Nomura and Hideyuki Ishihara
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:277
  11. Parkinsonism is strongly associated with ageing, and many studies have suggested that parkinsonian signs may affect up to half of older adults and is associated with a wide range of adverse health outcomes. We...

    Authors: Thiago Cardoso Vale, Francisco Eduardo Costa Cardoso, Danilo Jorge da Silva, Elisa de Paula Franca Resende, Débora Palma Maia, Mauro César Quintão Cunningham, Henrique Cerqueira Guimarães, João Carlos Barbosa Machado, Antônio Lúcio Teixeira, Paulo Caramelli and Maira Tonidandel Barbosa
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:276
  12. Stroke survivors suffer an overall loss of social participation. However, the interventions aiming at improving social participation have not yet been well-established. There is a need to synthesize existing k...

    Authors: Xuan Zhou, Minxia Du, Xiaojie Dai, Shenghui Zhu, Lanshu Zhou and Xuemei Li
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:275
  13. Different names for stroke might mislead physicians and emergency medical service workers. This study aimed to assess the different words for stroke in Brazil and both intended response and related symptoms as...

    Authors: Mário Luciano de Mélo Silva Júnior, Ana Gabriella Camelo Oliveira, Weslley Medeiros Gois, Matheus Franco Andrade Oliveira, Lourdes Maria Dantas de Góis, Lucas Pereira Ferreira and Marcos Vinícius de Souza Vilanova
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:273
  14. Poor immune-nutritional status has been associated with an unfavorable outcome in critical illness. The Osaka prognostic score (OPS) and the Naples prognostic score (NPS), based on inflammatory and nutritional...

    Authors: Rui Liu, Changcun Chen, Yutong Zhao, Yuguang Tang, Weiwei Shen and Zongyi Xie
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:272
  15. Several studies have addressed gender differences in stroke. Yet, results are diverse, and research is still required in different populations. So, this study investigates variation in stroke according to gend...

    Authors: Nevine El Nahas, Hany Aref, Fatma Fathalla Kenawy, Shady Georgy, Eman Mones Abushady, Noha Lotfy Dawood, Sara Hamdy, Nourhan Abdelmohsen, Yasmine Hassan Abdel Hamid, Tamer Roushdy and Hossam Shokri
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:271
  16. New-onset anisocoria is an important clinical clue to life-threatening intracranial injury. Anisocoria alone without impairment of extraocular muscles is a rare presentation of moderate traumatic brain injury ...

    Authors: Koshi Ota, Hitoshi Kobata, Yoshisuke Hamada, Saki Mizutani, Terunari Okuyama, Kanna Ota, Yuriko Takeda and Akira Takasu
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:270
  17. To investigate the potential causal link between genetic variants associated with gut microbiome and risk of intracranial aneurysm (IA) using two-sample mendelian randomization (MR).

    Authors: Chencheng Ma, Weiwei Zhang, Lei Mao, Guangjian Zhang, Yuqi Shen, Hanxiao Chang, Xiupeng Xu, Huiru Jin, Zheng Li and Hua Lu
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:269
  18. This study aimed to analyze the structural brain network in patients with occipital lobe epilepsy (OLE) and investigate the differences in structural brain networks between patients with OLE and healthy controls.

    Authors: Dong Ah Lee, Ho-Joon Lee and Kang Min Park
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:268
  19. Most individuals living with spinal cord injuries/diseases (SCI/D) or stroke experience at least one fall each year; hence, the development of interventions and technologies that target balance control is need...

    Authors: Natasha L. Benn, Hope Jervis-Rademeyer, Kayla Benson, Katherine Chan, Jae W. Lee, Elizabeth L. Inness, Dalton L. Wolfe, Milad Alizadeh-Meghrazi, Kei Masani and Kristin E. Musselman
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:266
  20. Mindfulness is an established approach to reduce distress and stress reactivity by improving awareness and tolerability of thoughts and emotions. This study compares mindfulness training to sleep hygiene in pe...

    Authors: Joseph B. Guarnaccia, Valentine Y. Njike, Anne Dutton, Rockiy G. Ayettey, Judith A. Treu, Beth P. Comerford and Rajita Sinha
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:263
  21. People with stroke generally experience abnormal muscle activity and develop balance disorder. Based on the important role of the proximal joints of the lower extremity in balance maintenance, hip joint mobili...

    Authors: Soudeh Arabzadeh, Fahimeh Kamali, Soha Bervis and Mohsen Razeghi
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:262
  22. Anti-N-methyl-d-aspartate “anti-NMDA” receptor encephalitis is one of the most common autoimmune encephalitis for which first- and second-line therapies have been recommended following international consensus....

    Authors: Raid Hommady, Abdullah Alsohibani, Ruba Alayed, Abdulaziz Alshehri, Ahlam AbuMelha, Lama Aljomah, Khalid Hundallah, Mohammed Almuqbil, Waleed Altuwaijri, Ahmad Alrumayyan, Muhammad Talal Alrifai and Duaa Mohammed Baarmah
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:261
  23. Carotid artery stenting (CAS) is an alternative treatment to carotid endarterectomy for carotid artery stenosis. Acute stent thrombosis (ACST) is an extremely rare complication but can have devastating consequ...

    Authors: Huaishun Wang, Longdong Xu, Yan Qin and Guodong Xiao
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:260
  24. Primary progressive multiple sclerosis (PPMS) is characterised by gradual worsening of disability from symptom onset. Knowledge about the natural course of PPMS remains limited.

    Authors: Stefan Braune, Sandra Bluemich, Carola Bruns, Petra Dirks, Jeanette Hoffmann, Yanic Heer, Erwan Muros-Le Rouzic and Arnfin Bergmann
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:258
  25. Elderly patients with glioblastoma are particularly susceptible to the adverse effects of ionizing radiation to the brain. This population also has an increasing prevalence of dementia in the successive sevent...

    Authors: Eric T. Wong, Harry Rosenberg, Olivia Dawood, Lauren Hertan, Rafael A. Vega, Matthew Anderson and Erik J. Uhlmann
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:257
  26. Tuberculous meningitis, a rare but severe form of extrapulmonary tuberculosis, frequently affects cranial nerves. While nerves III, VI and VII are commonly involved, involvement of caudal cranial nerves is rar...

    Authors: Liesa Regner-Nelke, Bendix Labeit, Christopher Nelke, Wolfram Schwindt, Rainer Dziewas and Sonja Suntrup-Krueger
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:256
  27. Approximately 10% to 20% of myasthenia gravis (MG) patients have experienced a myasthenic crisis (MC), which contributes to morbidity and mortality. MC triggered by infection is associated with poor outcomes. ...

    Authors: Chia-Yin Chien, Chun-Wei Chang, Ming-Feng Liao, Chun-Che Chu, Long-Sun Ro, Yih-Ru Wu, Kuo-Hsuan Chang, Chiung-Mei Chen and Hung-Chou Kuo
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:255
  28. Calcitonin gene-related peptide (CGRP) monoclonal antibodies (mAbs) are approved in Europe as preventive treatment of migraine in patients with at least four monthly migraine days. Migraine gives rise to direc...

    Authors: Nikolaj Siersbæk, Lærke Kilsdal, Christian Jervelund, Sonja Antic and Lars Bendtsen
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:254
  29. Autoimmune encephalitis related to the leucine-rich glioma-inactivated protein 1(LGI1) antibody is the most prevalent in older adults, manifesting as seizures, faciobrachial dystonic seizures (FBDS), cognitive...

    Authors: Liqing Chen, Tangfeng Su and Yan Liu
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:253
  30. Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease 2C (CMT2C) and scapuloperoneal spinal muscular atrophy (SPSMA) are different clinical phenotypes of TRPV4 mutation. The mutation of p.R316C has been reported to cause CMT2C and SPSMA s...

    Authors: Haofeng Chen, Chong Sun, Yongsheng Zheng, Junxiong Yin, Mingshi Gao, Chongbo Zhao and Jie Lin
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:250
  31. People living with multiple sclerosis (plwMS) seek access to information on evidence-based lifestyle-related risk factors associated with multiple sclerosis (MS). As the internet has made delivery of lifestyle...

    Authors: Jeanette C Reece, Maggie Yu, William Bevens, Steve Simpson-Yap, George Jelinek, Pia Jelinek, Rebekah Davenport, Nupur Nag, Kathleen Gray and Sandra Neate
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:249
  32. Children with acquired demyelinating syndromes (ADS) whose sera are positive for myelin oligodendrocyte glycoprotein (MOG) immunoglobulin (IgG) can be diagnosed with MOG-IgG associated disorder (MOGAD). Cases ...

    Authors: Xin Wang, Ruibin Zhao, Huafang Yang, Chong Liu and Qing Zhao
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:247
  33. The spinocerebellar ataxias (SCAs) refer to a diverse group of neurodegenerative illnesses that vary clinically and genetically. One of the rare subtypes within this group is SCA13, caused by mutations in the KCN...

    Authors: Shao Li, Dandan Shang, Yanjiao Du, Yan Li and Ruihua Liu
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:246
  34. To investigate the predictive role of pre-thrombolytic high sensitivity C-reactive protein (hs-CRP) on the safety and efficacy of intravenous thrombolysis in patients with acute ischemic stroke (AIS).

    Authors: Xu-Dong Cheng, Duo-Zi Wang, Qi Zhang, Jian-Hong Wang, Bing-Hu Li, Xin Zhang, Jing Zhang, Sen Zhou, Li-Jun Jia, Li-Rong Wang and Neng-Wei Yu
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:244
  35. Authors: Angeliki Datsi, Laura Piotrowski, Markella Markou, Thomas Köster, Isabelle Kohtz, Kerstin Lang, Sabine Plöttner, Heiko Udo Käfferlein, Burkhard Pleger, Ramon Martinez, Bogdan Pintea, Roland Fried, Marcus Müller, Rene Chapot and Konstantinos Gousias
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:243

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  36. Treating prolonged disorders of consciousness (pDoC) is challenging. Thus, accurate assessment of residual consciousness in patients with pDoC is important for the management and recovery of patients. Function...

    Authors: Haitao Lu, Jin Jiang, Juanning Si, Yizheng Wang and Fubiao Huang
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:242

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