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  1. To explore the predictive value of interleukin-6 (IL-6) combined with human neutrophil lipocalin (HNL) of stroke-associated pneumonia (SAP) in patients who were diagnosed with acute ischemic stroke (AIS).

    Authors: Mingming Zhang, Xiaoqian Shi, Bin Zhang, Yingqi Zhang, Ying Chen, Daofeng You, Hongmin Zhao, Qianqian Lu and Yanrong Ma
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2024 24:30
  2. Up to 65% of people with multiple sclerosis (PwMS) develop cognitive deficits, which hampers their ability to work, participating in day-to-day life and ultimately reducing quality of life (QoL). Early cogniti...

    Authors: Jip Aarts, Shalina R. D. Saddal, Judith E. Bosmans, Vincent de Groot, Brigit A. de Jong, Martin Klein, Marit F. L. Ruitenberg, Frederieke G. Schaafsma, Esther C. F. Schippers, Menno M. Schoonheim, Bernard M. J. Uitdehaag, Sabina van der Veen, Pauline T. Waskowiak, Guy A. M. Widdershoven, Karin van der Hiele and Hanneke E. Hulst
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2024 24:28

    The Study Protocol to this article has been published in BMC Neurology 2024 24:26

  3. There are very limited reports on anti-metabolic glutamate receptor5 (mGluR5) encephalitis, especially lacking of pediatric research. The disease was mostly accompanied by tumors, mainly Hodgkin's lymphoma. No...

    Authors: Kaili Shi, Huimin Zhao, Ying Li, Xiaojing Li and Wenxiong Chen
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2024 24:27
  4. Cognitive impairment occurs in up to 65% of people with multiple sclerosis (PwMS), negatively affecting daily functioning and health-related quality of life. In general, neuropsychological testing is not part ...

    Authors: Pauline T. Waskowiak, Brigit A. de Jong, Bernard M. J. Uitdehaag, Shalina R. D. Saddal, Jip Aarts, Aïda A. M. Roovers, Pim van Oirschot, Vincent de Groot, Frederieke G. Schaafsma, Karin van der Hiele, Marit F. L. Ruitenberg, Menno M. Schoonheim, Guy A. M. Widdershoven, Sabina van der Veen, Esther C. F. Schippers, Martin Klein…
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2024 24:26

    The Study Protocol to this article has been published in BMC Neurology 2024 24:28

  5. Stress hyperglycemia ratio (SHR) reflects a true acute hyperglycemic state during acute basilar artery occlusion (ABAO). We aimed to investigate the association between SHR and short-term and long-term outcome...

    Authors: Zhouzhou Peng, Yan Tian, Jinrong Hu, Jie Yang, Linyu Li, Jiacheng Huang, Weilin Kong, Changwei Guo, Xiang Liu, Dahong Yang, Chengsong Yue, Nizhen Yu, Fengli Li, Wenjie Zi, Jiaxing Song and Qingwu Yang
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2024 24:24
  6. The modified Rankin Scale (mRS), a clinician-reported outcome measure of global disability, has never been validated in patients with aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage (aSAH). The aims of this study are to as...

    Authors: E. Nobels-Janssen, E. N. Postma, I. L. Abma, J. M. C. van Dijk, I. R. de Ridder, H. Schenck, W. A. Moojen, M. H. den Hertog, D. Nanda, A. R. E. Potgieser, B. A. Coert, W. I. M. Verhagen, R. H. M. A. Bartels, P. J. van der Wees, D. Verbaan and H. D. Boogaarts
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2024 24:23
  7. Post-stroke neurocognitive disorder, though common, is often overlooked by clinicians. Moreover, although the Montreal Cognitive Assessment (MoCA) has proven to be a valid screening test for neurocognitive dis...

    Authors: Egle Navickaite, Ingvild Saltvedt, Stian Lydersen, Ragnhild Munthe-Kaas, Hege Ihle-Hansen, Ramune Grambaite and Stina Aam
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2024 24:22
  8. Patients with severe thalassemia may experience adverse effects from transfusion such as fever, rash, and iron overload after long-term transfusion therapy. Severe headaches as a side effect of blood transfusi...

    Authors: Xudong Liu, Hongliang Jiang, Lijie Ren and Liming Cao
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2024 24:21
  9. Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a chronic inflammatory autoimmune disease of the central nervous system (CNS). Since MS does not have a definitive cure, individuals affected by it need to adapt and coordinate with ...

    Authors: Fahimeh Pourhaji, Jamshid Jamali, Mousa Mahdizadeh Taraghdar, Nooshin Peyman and Hadi Tehrani
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2024 24:20
  10. Status Epilepticus (SE) is a common neurological emergency associated with a high rate of functional decline and mortality. Large randomized trials have addressed the early phases of treatment for convulsive S...

    Authors: Charlotte Damien, Markus Leitinger, Christoph Kellinghaus, Adam Strzelczyk, Pia De Stefano, Christoph P. Beier, Raoul Sutter, Leena Kämppi, Daniel Strbian, Erik Taubøll, Felix Rosenow, Raimund Helbok, Stephan Rüegg, Maxwell Damian, Eugen Trinka and Nicolas Gaspard
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2024 24:19
  11. Inflammation is a major pathological mechanism underlying cerebrovascular disease. Recently, a new inflammatory marker based on the ratio between monocyte count and high-density lipoprotein (HDL) cholesterol h...

    Authors: Ki-Woong Nam, Hyung-Min Kwon, Han-Yeong Jeong, Jin-Ho Park and Kyungha Min
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2024 24:18
  12. The systemic manifestations of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) include hyperinflammatory reactions in various organs. Recent studies showed evidence for the frequent involvement of central nervous system i...

    Authors: Pin Fee Chong, Kanako Higashi, Wakato Matsuoka, Koichi Arimura, Yuhei Sangatsuda, Katsuma Iwaki, Yuri Sonoda, Yuko Ichimiya, Akiko Kamori, Akiko Kawakami, Soichi Mizuguchi, Noriyuki Kaku, Yasunari Sakai and Shouichi Ohga
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2024 24:17
  13. This study was performed to test the hypothesis that systemic leukocyte gene expression has prognostic value differentiating low from high seizure frequency refractory temporal lobe epilepsy (TLE).

    Authors: Ryan Sprissler, Michael Hammer, David Labiner, Neil Joshi, Albert Alan and Martin Weinand
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2024 24:16
  14. Combined oxidative phosphorylation deficiency (COXPD) is a severe disorder with early onset and autosomal recessive inheritance, and has been divided into 51 types (COXPD1–COXPD51). COXPD14 is caused by a muta...

    Authors: Xu Zhang, Feng Xiang, Desheng Li, Fei Yang, Shengyuan Yu and Xiangqing Wang
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2024 24:15
  15. Dilated perivascular spaces (DPVS), known as one of imaging markers in cerebral small vessel disease, may be found in patients with moyamoya disease (MMD). However, little is known about DPVS in MMD. The purpo...

    Authors: Min-Gyu Park, Jieun Roh, Sung-Ho Ahn, Jae Wook Cho, Kyung-Pil Park and Seung Kug Baik
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2024 24:14
  16. Stress hyperglycemia is a relatively transient increase in blood glucose in response to inflammation of the body and neurohormonal disorders. It is still debated whether stress hyperglycemia ratio (SHR) in the...

    Authors: Zhuoya Jiang, Kunyu Wang, Hanying Duan, Heqian Du, Su Gao, Jing Chen and Shaokuan Fang
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2024 24:13
  17. The purpose of this study was to examine the impact of ARC on levetiracetam concentrations during the first week following acute TBI. The hypothesis was levetiracetam concentrations are significantly lower in ...

    Authors: Aaron M. Cook, Kaylee Hall, Jimmi Hatton Kolpek, Kathryn A. Morbitzer, J. Dedrick Jordan and Denise H. Rhoney
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2024 24:12
  18. The prevalence of type 2 diabetes (T2D) has increased dramatically in recent decades, and there are increasing indications that dementia is related to T2D. Previous attempts to analyze such relationships princ...

    Authors: Chi-Hao Liu, Chung-Hsin Peng, Li-Ying Huang, Fang-Yu Chen, Chun-Heng Kuo, Chung-Ze Wu and Yu-Fang Cheng
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2024 24:11
  19. Studies on the association between time spent outdoors and the development of Parkinson’s disease (PD) are lacking, and whether this relationship differs in different subgroups (age, sex) remains unclear.

    Authors: Ling Hu, Yisen Shi, Xinyang Zou, Zhaohui Lai, Fabin Lin, Guoen Cai and Xianghong Liu
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2024 24:10
  20. Familial encephalopathy with neuroserpin inclusion bodies (FENIB) is a rare genetic disorder characterized by progressive cognitive decline and myoclonic epilepsy, caused by pathogenic variants of SERPINI1. We re...

    Authors: Hideo Handa, Atsuhiko Sugiyama, Tadashi Kaname, Yoko Shigemoto, Noriko Sato, Shigeki Hirano, Yuki Nakagawa, Akiyuki Uzawa, Akiyo Aotsuka and Satoshi Kuwabara
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2024 24:9
  21. Epilepsy contributes to high morbidity among children and adolescents in developing countries. A quarter of all children with epilepsy will be resistant to anti-seizure medications (ASMs), with associated neur...

    Authors: Obrey H Urio, Edward Kija, Sarah Weckhuysen, Hilda Makungu and Helga Naburi
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2024 24:8
  22. To investigate the potential diagnostic and prognostic implications of inflammatory cytokine levels in the cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) of patients with spontaneous intracerebral hemorrhage (SICH) upon their init...

    Authors: Tianyan Gu, Jingyu Pan, Ling Chen, Kai Li, Li Wang, Zhihao Zou and Qinghai Shi
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2024 24:7
  23. This study aimed to investigate the association between white matter hyperintensity (WMH) burden and pial collaterals in acute strokes caused by intracranial large artery occlusion treated with mechanical thro...

    Authors: Wang Chen, Meihong Wang, Lei Yang, Xianjun Wang, Qianxiu Jin, Zhenyu Zhao and Wenli Hu
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2024 24:6
  24. Spinal subarachnoid hematoma (SSH) is a known but rare entity that can cause cauda equina compression. The occurrence of SSH associated with aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage has rarely been described in the ...

    Authors: Heng Ni, Yu Zheng, Shanshan Lu, Zhenyu Jia, Haibin Shi, Sheng Liu and Linbo Zhao
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2024 24:5
  25. In persons with Parkinson’s Disease (PD) or certain forms of atypical parkinsonism, orthostatic hypotension is common and disabling, yet often underrecognized and undertreated. About half of affected individua...

    Authors: Amber H. van der Stam, Nienke M. de Vries, Sharon Shmuely, Daan Smeenk, Joost H. Rutten, Ineke A. van Rossum, Susanne T. de Bot, Jurgen A. Claassen, Bastiaan R. Bloem and Roland D. Thijs
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2024 24:4
  26. Recently, studies on behavioral tic suppression techniques have gained popularity as opposed to pharmacological alternatives that often have potentially dangerous side effects. Differential Reinforcement of Ot...

    Authors: Zakaria Ahmed Mohamed, Yang Xue, Miaoshui Bai, Hanyu Dong and Feiyong Jia
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2024 24:3
  27. Migraine is a headache disorder that affects public health and reduces the patient’s quality of life. Preventive medication is necessary to prevent acute attacks and medication overuse headaches (MOH). Agomela...

    Authors: Kourosh Farzin, Azita Kheiltash, Abbas Tafakhori, Nasim Ebadati Nakhjiri, Mahdi Shafiee Sabet and Nahid Dehghan Nayeri
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2024 24:2
  28. An increasing number of cases of autoimmune encephalitis (AE) with co-existing multiple anti-neuronal antibodies have been reported in recent years. However, the clinical significance of the concurrent presenc...

    Authors: Yiyi Zhou, Hao Chen, Min Zhu, Menghua Li, Lianqun Wang, Zunchun Xie, Meihong Zhou, Xiaomu Wu and Daojun Hong
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2024 24:1
  29. A proportion of patients with mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI) suffer long-term consequences, and the reasons behind this are still poorly understood. One factor that may affect outcomes is cognitive reserve...

    Authors: Natascha Ekdahl, Marika C. Möller, Catharina Nygren Deboussard, Britt-Marie Stålnacke, Marianne Lannsjö and Love Engström Nordin
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:450
  30. Thrombosis of dural sinuses and/or cerebral veins (CVT) is an uncommon form of cerebrovascular disease. Malnutrition is common in patients with cerebrovascular disease, and early assessment of malnutrition and...

    Authors: Weiwei Xiang, Yangyang Liang, Zhibo Chen, Hanmin Wang, Yangtai Guan and Dewei Xie
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:449
  31. Timely recognition of futile recanalization might enable a prompt response and an improved outcome in post-thrombectomy patients. This study aims to evaluate whether postoperative blood glucose increase (BGI) ...

    Authors: Tao Tang, Di Li, Tie-Ping Fan, Cong-Jie Bi, Aline M. Thomas, Man-Hong Zhao and Shen Li
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:447
  32. Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is a primary cause of dementia. The complement system is closely related to AD pathology and may be a potential target for the prevention and treatment of AD. In our study, we conducte...

    Authors: Xi-Chen Zhu, Bin-Feng Tang, Meng-Zhuo Zhu, Jing Lu, Han-Xiao Lin, Jia-Ming Tang, Rong Li and Tao Ma
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:446
  33. Although some evidence implicates the immune system in migraine attacks, its role during attack-free periods remains largely unexplored. Therefore, we assessed the association between the immune system and mig...

    Authors: Cevdet Acarsoy, Rikje Ruiter, Daniel Bos and M. Kamran Ikram
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:445
  34. Neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder (NMOSD) is a recurring inflammatory demyelinating disease that is commonly observed in Asian countries like China. Prior investigations have shown that mycophenolate mofe...

    Authors: Gong Li, Xiaoyu Ma, Lijuan Xia, Ran Wei, Xiran Wang, Cang Li, Yuge Wang, Limin He, Hao Ren, Jian Sun and Wei Qiu
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:444
  35. Initiation of early antithrombotic therapy after acute ischemic stroke (AIS) is crucial. We aimed to investigate whether early antithrombotic therapy influences early neurological deterioration (END) in AIS pa...

    Authors: Yunhe Luo, Min Chu, Daosheng Wang, Xin Gu, Delong Wang, Jin Zheng and Jing Zhao
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:443
  36. For some people with migraine, despite taking greater amounts of acute headache medication (AHM), they develop an increase in monthly headache days. This cycle of increasing headache days, and in turn AHM use,...

    Authors: Shengyuan Yu, Jiying Zhou, Guogang Luo, Zheman Xiao, Anders Ettrup, Gary Jansson, Ioana Florea, Kristina Ranc and Patricia Pozo-Rosich
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:441
  37. There has been debate on the use of intravenous thrombolysis (IVT) in patients with ischemic stroke and the recent use of direct oral anticoagulants (DOACs). Studies have compared these patients with non-DOAC ...

    Authors: Amir Hossein Behnoush, Amirmohammad Khalaji, Pegah Bahiraie and Rahul Gupta
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:440
  38. Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a chronic, progressive condition associated with permanent disabilities, particularly cognitive impairments. Glial scar formation following TBI is considered a contributing fact...

    Authors: Donny Wisnu Wardhana, Hendy Setyo Yudhanto, Wibi Riawan, Husnul Khotimah, Happy Kurnia Permatasari, Tommy Alfandy Nazwar and Nurdiana Nurdiana
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:439
  39. Neuromuscular diseases (NMD) emerged as one of the main side effects of the COVID-19 vaccination. We pooled and summarized the evidence on the clinical features and outcomes of NMD associated with COVID-19 vac...

    Authors: Amirhossein Tayebi, Parham Samimisedeh, Elmira Jafari Afshar, Saeideh Mahmoudnia, Nesa Milan, Aryan Ayati, Aryan Madady and Hadith Rastad
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:437
  40. Multiple inflammatory biomarkers have been shown to predict symptomatic cerebral vasospasm (SCVS) and poor functional outcome in patients with aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage. However, the impact of the low...

    Authors: Ling wang, Ling Chen, Yang Jin, Xiangyang Cao, Liujun Xue and Qiantao Cheng
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:436
  41. Wearable sensors can differentiate Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP) from Parkinson’s Disease (PD) in laboratory settings but have not been tested in remote settings.

    Authors: Mansi Sharma, Ram kinker Mishra, Anna J. Hall, Jose Casado, Rylee Cole, Adonay S. Nunes, Gregory Barchard, Ashkan Vaziri, Alexander Pantelyat and Anne-Marie Wills
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:434
  42. Chemotherapy-induced peripheral neurotoxicity (CIPN) is the most common adverse effect in patients undergoing chemotherapy, and no effective interventions are currently available for its prevention and treatme...

    Authors: Xia Zhang, Ao Wang, Miaowei Wang, Guo Li and Quan Wei
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:433
  43. Persistent primitive trigeminal artery variant (PPTAv) is a rare remnant of the primitive intracranial embryonic anastomotic arteries, and its persistence has an unknown etiology. Trigeminal neuralgia attribut...

    Authors: Zhengyan Zhu, Zhenpan Zhang and Risheng Liang
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:432
  44. Stroke is one of the leading causes of death worldwide, especially in developing countries. In China, there is an urgent need to educate people about stroke awareness and the importance of using emergency medi...

    Authors: Yang Liu, Daosheng Wang, Min Chu, Zhenzhen Yang, Yunhe Luo, Delong Wang and Jing Zhao
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:431

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