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  1. Delirium is a common disorder affecting around 31% of patients in the intensive care unit (ICU). Delirium assessment scores such as the Confusion Assessment Method (CAM) are time-consuming, they cannot differe...

    Authors: Tim L. T. Wiegand, Jan Rémi and Konstantinos Dimitriadis
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2022 22:86
  2. Myelin Oligodendrocyte Glycoprotein antibody-associated disease (MOGAD) is most classically associated in both children and adults with phenotypes including bilateral and recurrent optic neuritis (ON) and tran...

    Authors: Sinali O. Seneviratne, Mark Marriott, Sudarshini Ramanathan, Wei Yeh, Fabienne Brilot-Turville, Helmut Butzkueven and Mastura Monif
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2022 22:84
  3. Diagnostics of Alzheimer’s Disease (AD) require a multimodal approach. Neuropsychologists examine the degree and etiology of dementia syndromes and results are combined with those of cerebrospinal fluid marker...

    Authors: Sascha Hansen, Jana Keune, Kim Küfner, Regina Meister, Juliane Habich, Julia Koska, Stefan Förster, Patrick Oschmann and Philipp M. Keune
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2022 22:83
  4. Only a few earlier publications on intrasellar pressure (ISP) have not been able to fully clarify any association between ISP and pituitary adenoma size and growth pattern. The aim of the study was to determin...

    Authors: Gabriel Simander, Per Olof Eriksson, Peter Lindvall and Lars-Owe D. Koskinen
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2022 22:82
  5. Authors: Raffaele Longo, Marc Wagner, Benjamin Savenkoff, Mathilde Chastenet de Castaing, Guillaume Desiro, Zead Tubail, Laurent Hennequin, Sinan Ben Mahmoud, Nathalie Marcon, Philippe Quetin, Marco Campitiello and Francesca Plastino
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2022 22:81

    The original article was published in BMC Neurology 2019 19:304

  6. Triglyceride-glucose (TyG) index has been considered a surrogate marker of insulin resistance. We investigated the association between TyG index and stroke recurrence and compared the effectiveness of TyG inde...

    Authors: Xiaomeng Yang, Guangyao Wang, Jing Jing, Anxin Wang, Xiaoli Zhang, Qian Jia, Xia Meng, Xingquan Zhao, Liping Liu, Hao Li, Yongjun Wang and Yilong Wang
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2022 22:79
  7. After a stroke, several aspects of health and function may influence how individuals perceive their own health. However, self-rated health (SRH), as well as its relationship with functioning, has been little e...

    Authors: Ramon Távora Viana, Érika de Freitas Araújo, Lidiane Andrea Oliveira Lima, Luci Fuscaldi Teixeira-Salmela and Christina Danielli Coelho de Morais Faria
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2022 22:78
  8. Febrile status epilepticus is the most common form of status epilepticus in children. No previous reports compare the effectiveness of treatment strategies using fosphenytoin (fPHT) or phenobarbital (PB) and t...

    Authors: Shoichi Tokumoto, Masahiro Nishiyama, Hiroshi Yamaguchi, Kazumi Tomioka, Yusuke Ishida, Daisaku Toyoshima, Hiroshi Kurosawa, Kandai Nozu, Azusa Maruyama, Ryojiro Tanaka, Kazumoto Iijima and Hiroaki Nagase
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2022 22:77
  9. Admittedly, little is known about the epidemiological signatures of familial multiple sclerosis (FMS) in different geographical regions of Iran.

    Authors: Zahra Salehi, Amir Almasi-Hashiani, Mohammad Ali Sahraian, Fereshteh Ashtari, Seyed Mohammad Baghbanian, Nazanin Razazian, Abdorreza Naser Moghadasi, Asghar Bayati, Amir Reza Azimi, Nahid Beladimoghadam, Mohammad Hossein Harirchian, Maryam Poursadeghfard, Samira Navardi, Reza Shirkoohi, Hora Heidari, Mehran Ghaffari…
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2022 22:76
  10. Vagal nerve stimulation (VNS) is approved therapy for the treatment of intractable epilepsy. The stimulation of either nerve, left or right, is effective. However, due to the anatomic and physiological effects...

    Authors: Hayden Scott, Alexandra Moore, Hakan Paydak, Kelsey Hundley and Viktoras Palys
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2022 22:75
  11. Isaacs’ syndrome is a peripheral nerve hyperexcitability (PNH) syndrome due to peripheral motor nerve instability. Acquired Isaacs’ syndrome is recognized as a paraneoplastic autoimmune disease with possible p...

    Authors: Kuan-Ching Li, Ming-Feng Liao, Yih-Ru Wu and Rong-Kuo Lyu
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2022 22:74
  12. Levodopa remains the most effective symptomatic treatment for Parkinson’s disease (PD) more than 50 years after its clinical introduction. However, the onset of motor complications can limit pharmacological in...

    Authors: Taku Hatano, Osamu Kano, Renpei Sengoku, Asako Yoritaka, Keisuke Suzuki, Noriko Nishikawa, Yohei Mukai, Kyoichi Nomura, Norihito Yoshida, Morinobu Seki, Miho Kawabe Matsukawa, Hiroo Terashi, Katsuo Kimura, Jun Tashiro, Shigeki Hirano, Hidetomo Murakami…
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2022 22:71
  13. Multiple sclerosis (MS) is one of the most common neurological disorders which main cause is not identified yet. Some studies mentioned the possible role of infectious agents such as chlamydia pneumonia, mycop...

    Authors: Mohammad Mahdi Majzoobi, Mohammad Reza Macvandi, Hamidreza Ghasemi Basir, Zahra Sanaei, Shahir Mazaheri, Maryam Afza and Mohammad Reza Arabestani
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2022 22:70
  14. Due to the lack of health education adherence assessment tools for stroke patients, the assessment of health education adherence in this population is insufficient, which hinders the prevention and rehabilitat...

    Authors: Weiwei Ding, Junya Chen, Jing Liu, Beibei Lin, Shihen Li, Fengzhen Li, Junyi Guo, Yun Li and Jufang Li
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2022 22:69
  15. Migraine is one of the main causes of long-term morbidity, and it is one of the major contributors of all types of headaches in worldwide. Despite its disruptive effect, it is frequently underdiagnosed and und...

    Authors: Abdur Rafi, Saiful Islam, M. Tasdik Hasan and Golam Hossain
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2022 22:68
  16. Intra-cranial schwannomas account for less than 8% of brain tumors, among which more than 80% arise from the vestibular nerve. Intra-cerebellar schwannomas are extremely rare. Several cases have been previousl...

    Authors: Yasuhide Takeuchi, Yoshiki Arakawa, Hideaki Yokoo, Yoshiki Mikami, Yukinori Terada, Kazumichi Yoshida, Susumu Miyamoto and Hironori Haga
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2022 22:66
  17. Gamma-glutamyl transferase (GGT) is involved in maintenance of physiological concentrations of glutathione in cells, and protects them from oxidative stress-induced damage. However, its role in post-stroke cog...

    Authors: Siqi Li, Xiaoling Liao, Yuesong Pan, Xianglong Xiang and Yumei Zhang
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2022 22:65
  18. Some current evidence is pointing towards an association between COVID-19 and worsening of multiple sclerosis (MS), stressing the importance of preventing COVID-19 among people with MS (pwMS). However, populat...

    Authors: Masoud Etemadifar, Amir Parsa Abhari, Hosein Nouri, Mehri Salari, Shiva Maleki, Alireza Amin and Nahad Sedaghat
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2022 22:64
  19. Neurocysticercosis is a neuroinfectious disease caused by the larval stage of the tapeworm Taenia solium. Isolated spinal cysticercosis is rare, with limited cases having been reported in the literature. This ent...

    Authors: Chenlong Yang, Tie Liu, Jian Wu, Jingcheng Xie, Tao Yu, Wenqing Jia, Jun Yang and Yulun Xu
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2022 22:63
  20. Prior studies on the role of gut-microbiome in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) pathogenesis have yielded conflicting results. We hypothesized that gut- and oral-microbiome may differentially impact two cli...

    Authors: Harper S. Kim, John Son, Donghwan Lee, Joy Tsai, Danny Wang, E. Sandra Chocron, Seongwoo Jeong, Pamela Kittrell, Charles F. Murchison, Richard E. Kennedy, Alejandro Tobon, Carlayne E. Jackson and Andrew M. Pickering
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2022 22:62
  21. Proper evaluation of ocular fundi is an integral part of neurological examination. Unfortunately, neurology residents are increasingly uncomfortable performing fundoscopy and interpreting findings because of d...

    Authors: Tigran Khachatryan, Tahseen Mozaffar and Lilit Mnatsakanyan
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2022 22:61
  22. Bainbridge-Ropers syndrome is caused by monoallelic ASXL3 variants on chromosome 18. Clinical features include dysmorphic facies, developmental delay, intellectual disability, autistic traits, hypotonia, failu...

    Authors: Tuba Rashid Khan, Alison Dolce and Kimberly Goodspeed
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2022 22:60
  23. Genetic variations in the inflammatory Caspase-1 gene have been shown associated with cognitive function in elderly individuals and in predisposition to Alzheimer’s disease (AD), but its detailed mechanism before...

    Authors: Yi Liu, Meng-Shan Tan, Zuo-Teng Wang, Wei Xu and Lan Tan
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2022 22:59

    The Correction to this article has been published in BMC Neurology 2022 22:108

  24. The aim of this study was to assess the value of dermatomal somatosensory evoked potentials (DSEPs) and cortical somatosensory evoked potentials (SSEPs) in monitoring spinal cord function for patients with con...

    Authors: Zhenxing Zhang, Yi Wang, Tao Luo, Huaguang Qi, Lin Cai, Yang Yuan and Jingfeng Li
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2022 22:58
  25. This is an update on the existing evidence regarding a relationship between infection with human herpesvirus 6 (HHV-6) and multiple sclerosis (MS) in order to contribute on the attempt to define the nature and...

    Authors: K. I. Voumvourakis, P.C. Fragkou, D. K. Kitsos, K. Foska, M. Chondrogianni and S. Tsiodras
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2022 22:57
  26. Sick sinus syndrome (SSS) is known to occur due to lesions in the medulla oblongata. Although medullary lesions have occurred in patients with neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder (NMOSD), there are few repo...

    Authors: Mai Hamaguchi, Hiroaki Fujita, Tomonari Suzuki and Keisuke Suzuki
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2022 22:56
  27. Although functional impairment in patients with myotonic dystrophy is an important determinant of the quality of life (QoL), patients’ subjective evaluation of their symptoms may also affect their QoL. The aim...

    Authors: Haruo Fujino, Toshio Saito, Masanori P. Takahashi, Hiroto Takada, Takahiro Nakayama, Osamu Imura and Tsuyoshi Matsumura
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2022 22:55
  28. Acute disseminated encephalomyelitis (ADEM) is a rare immune-mediated inflammatory demyelinating disease of the central nervous system. We report a case of ADEM presenting with bilateral optic neuritis tempor...

    Authors: Sai A. Nagaratnam, Alex C. Ferdi, John Leaney, Raymond Lam Kwong Lee, Yun Tae Hwang and Robert Heard
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2022 22:54
  29. VPS13D is a large ubiquitin-binding protein playing an essential role in mitophagy by regulating mitochondrial fission. Recently, VPS13D biallelic pathogenic variants have been reported in patients displaying var...

    Authors: Christelle M. Durand, Chloé Angelini, Vincent Michaud, Claire Delleci, Isabelle Coupry, Cyril Goizet and Aurelien Trimouille
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2022 22:53
  30. Transsphenoidal surgery is the preferred first-line therapy for most pituitary adenoma(PA), and the conventional strategy of treatment is intracapsular resection(IR). The protocol of extracapsular resection(ER...

    Authors: Xiang Zhang, Yan-Gang Wang, Jiahe Tan, Guanjian Zhao, Mincai Ma, Jin Chen and Ning Huang
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2022 22:52
  31. The hyperdense middle cerebral artery sign (HMCAS) is an early radiological marker to provide an early diagnosis and to identify ischemia. As reported, HMCAS is associated with heavy clot burden. Moreover, a h...

    Authors: Ye Hong, Jinghuan Fang, Mengmeng Ma, Wei Su, Muke Zhou, Li Tang, Huairong Tang and Li He
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2022 22:51
  32. Intensive care unit acquired weakness (ICUAW), embraces an array of disorders labeled “critical illness polyneuropathy” (CIP), “critical illness myopathy” (CIM) or “critical illness polyneuromyopathy” (CIPNM)....

    Authors: Domenico Intiso, Antonello Marco Centra, Michelangelo Bartolo, Maria Teresa Gatta, Michele Gravina and Filomena Di Rienzo
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2022 22:50
  33. Conclusions from studies evaluating vessel dimensions and their deviations from values resulting from the principle of minimum work (PMW) on the formation of intracranial aneurysms (IAs) are still inconclusive...

    Authors: K. Ćmiel-Smorzyk, E. Kawlewska, W. Wolański, A. Hebda, P. Ładziński and W. Kaspera
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2022 22:49
  34. By definition, the background EEG is normal in juvenile myoclonic epilepsy (JME) patients and not accompanied by other developmental and cognitive problems. However, some recent studies using quantitative EEG ...

    Authors: Ja-Un Moon, Joo-Young Lee, Kwang-Yeon Kim, Tae-Hoon Eom, Young-Hoon Kim and In-Goo Lee
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2022 22:48
  35. Hereditary spastic paraplegia 49 (HSP49) is an autosomal recessive genetic disease first discovered in 2012; and which the mutation primarily affects Bukharian Jewish patients.

    Authors: Yalin Guan, Hui Lu, Wenchao Zuo, Xiaodan Wang, Shimin Wang, Xinping Wang, Feng Liu, Kun Jia, Rui Gao, Hao Wu, Zhihong Shi and Yong Ji
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2022 22:47
  36. The effect of Glucocorticoids (GCs) on the treatment of Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS) has been controversial. There is no information on whether specific subtypes of GBS respond differently to GCs. In this set...

    Authors: Linzhuo Ma, Shuping Liu, Zheman Xiao, Jingxia Guan, Yin Liu, Jiajia Yao and Zuneng Lu
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2022 22:46
  37. The aim of this study was to develop a screening score system of non-contrast transthoracic echocardiography (TTE) for patent foramen ovale (PFO) in patients with embolic stroke of undetermined source (ESUS).

    Authors: Hui Zhang, Haiyan Tang, Fei Wu, Chun Yu, Qiang Dong and Wenjie Cao
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2022 22:43
  38. Progressive encephalomyelitis with rigidity and myoclonus (PERM) is an acute, potentially life-threatening, yet curable neuro-immunological disease characterized by spasms, muscular rigidity, and brainstem and...

    Authors: Qingyang Yao, Maolin Fu, Lijie Ren, Caihong Lin and Liming Cao
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2022 22:42
  39. Frequency of Advanced Parkinson’s Disease (APD) and its clinical characteristics are still not well defined. Here, we aimed to assess APD prevalence in the Italian OBSERVE-PD cohort, as well as treatment eligi...

    Authors: Alessandro Stefani, Alessandro Tessitore, Nicola Tambasco, Giovanni Cossu, Maria Gabriella Ceravolo, Giovanni Defazio, Francesca Morgante, Silvia Ramat, Gabriella Melzi, Giuliana Gualberti, Rocco Merolla, Koray Onuk and Leonardo Lopiano
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2022 22:41
  40. To investigate the diagnostic value of serum neurofilament light chain (NFL) for discriminating Parkinson disease (PD) from Essential tremor (ET) and healthy controls, and to evaluate its correlation with some...

    Authors: Yixian Huang, Caili Huang, Qilin Zhang, Tingting Shen and Jiawei Sun
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2022 22:39
  41. Myasthenia gravis (MG) is an auto-immune disease, and the mainstay of therapy is immunomodulation. Such patients are at high risk of acquiring any infections. Hence, we sought to determine the impact of the cu...

    Authors: Lakshmi Prasanna Digala, Shivika Prasanna, Praveen Rao, Adnan I. Qureshi and Raghav Govindarajan
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2022 22:38

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