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  1. Electroencephalography (EEG) and neuroimaging measurements have been highly encouraged to be applied in clinics of disorders of consciousness (DOC) to improve consciousness detection. We tested the relationshi...

    Authors: Yangfeng Liu, Wentao Zeng, Na Pan, Xiaoyu Xia, Yonghua Huang and Jianghong He
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:140
  2. There are few reported studies on stigma in young and middle-aged stroke patients during the rehabilitation period, however, the rehabilitation period plays a key role in the patients’ disease regression. Expl...

    Authors: Zixiu Zheng, Runluo Song, Yunxiao Zhao, Hongxia Lv, Yanqing Wang and Cong Yu
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:139
  3. Psychological conditions have been found to be associated with an increased risk of incident benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV). However, much less is known on whether and how psychological conditions...

    Authors: Yuexin Shu, Nannan Liao, Fang Fang, Qiuling Shi, Ning Yan and Yaoyue Hu
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:137
  4. Seeking positive and comprehensive rehabilitation methods after stroke is an urgent problem to be solved, which is very important to improve the dysfunction of stroke. The aim of this study was to investigate ...

    Authors: Xiaolu Liu, Wendong Zhang, Weibo Li, Shaohua Zhang, Peiyuan Lv and Yu Yin
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:136
  5. Multiple sclerosis (MS) is the most common disabling neurological disease in young adults worldwide with majority of patients manifest symptoms between 20 and 40 years of age. The aims of this study are to exp...

    Authors: Hussain Abdulrahman Al-Omar, Nada Alsowaida, Lama Aldosari, Ahmed Mayet, Reem Bunyan and Mohammed Aljumah
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:135
  6. Mitochondrial membrane protein-associated neurodegeneration (MPAN) is a rare and devastating disease caused by pathogenic mutations in C19orf12 gene. MPAN is characterized by pathological iron accumulation in the...

    Authors: Sihui Chen, Xiaohui Lai, Jiajia Fu, Jing Yang, Bi Zhao, Huifang Shang, Rui Huang and Xueping Chen
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:134
  7. Polyradiculoneuropathy following infection with varicella zoster virus (VZV) is rare and most of the time, happens in the context of reactivation of latent VZV. We report a case of acute polyradiculoneuropathy...

    Authors: Bademain Jean Fabrice Ido, Sidi Mahamoud Guebre, Emeline Agathe Carama, Alfred Anselme Dabilgou and Christian Napon
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:133
  8. Stress-induced hyperglycaemia (SIH) is a frequent phenomenon that occurs in patients with acute ischaemic stroke. The aim of this study was to investigate the relationship between SIH and the prognosis of mech...

    Authors: Yi Sun, Yapeng Guo, Yachen Ji, Kangfei Wu, Hao Wang, Lili Yuan, Ke Yang, Qian Yang, Xianjun Huang and Zhiming Zhou
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:132
  9. The Dural Arteriovenous Fistulas (DAVFs) secondary to cerebral venous sinus thrombosis (CVST) are rather rare. The aim of present study is to investigate the clinical and radiological features, and treatment o...

    Authors: Xiaoqin Huang, Huixin Shen, Chunnqiu Fan, Jian Chen and Ran Meng
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:131
  10. Patients with superficial siderosis (SS) rarely show brachial multisegmental amyotrophy with ventral intraspinal fluid collection accompanied with dural tear.

    Authors: Yusuke Takahashi, Minori Kodaira, Mitsunori Yamada, Kai Uehara, Kiyoshi Ito, Tomoki Kaneko, Hiroki Ohashi, Masahide Yazaki and Yoshiki Sekijima
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:129
  11. Nabiximols (Sativex®) is a cannabinoid approved for multiple sclerosis (MS)-related spasticity. Its mechanism of action is partially understood, and efficacy is variable.

    Authors: Alberto Gajofatto, Nicolò Cardobi, Francesca Gobbin, Massimiliano Calabrese, Marco Turatti and Maria Donata Benedetti
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:128
  12. Hypertrophic olivary degeneration (HOD), a rare form of transsynaptic degeneration, is secondary to dentato-rubro-olivary pathway injuries in some cases. We describe a unique case of an HOD patient who present...

    Authors: Qian Zhang, Jiahuan Guo, Xingquan Zhao, Xinghu Zhang and Yuetao Ma
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:127
  13. The optimal treatment for cerebral infarction caused by posterior circulation occlusion of large vessels has not yet been determined. Intravascular interventional therapy is an important treatment for cerebral...

    Authors: Ying Xie, Xi Liu, Hongli Gu, Guanghong Zhong, Yangchun Wen, Jinzhao He and Xiaojin Zhong
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:126
  14. The optimal timing for decompressive hemicraniectomy (DHC) after intravenous thrombolysis (IVT) remains unclear. This study in patients with acute ischemic stroke treated with IVT aimed to assess the safety of...

    Authors: Elyar Sadeghi-Hokmabadi, Farhad Mirzaei, Mohammad Yazdchi, Javad Jalili, Yalda Sadeghpour, Behzad Nemati-Anari, Mehdi Farhoudi and Pouneh HamianRoumiani
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:125
  15. Physical activity is essential to improve health and reduce the risk of recurrence of stroke or transient ischemic attack (TIA). Still, people post stroke or TIA are often physically inactive and the availabil...

    Authors: Charlotte Thurston, Lucian Bezuidenhout, Sophia Humphries, Sverker Johansson, Lena von Koch, Charlotte K. Häger, Lisa Holmlund, Carl Johan Sundberg, Sara Garcia-Ptacek, Lydia Kwak, Michael Nilsson, Coralie English and David Moulaee Conradsson
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:124
  16. Mechanical thrombectomy (MT) has been proven as an effective and safe therapy for patients with acute ischemic stroke from large vessel occlusion. However, there is still a controversial topic about post-proce...

    Authors: Huaishun Wang, Huihui Liu, Qianmei Jiang, Shoujiang You, Zhiliang Guo, Jie Hou and Guodong Xiao
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:123
  17. Migraine is a common and distressing neurological condition characterised by recurrent throbbing headaches, nausea and heightened sensitivity to light and sound. Accumulating evidence suggests that cerebral ar...

    Authors: Devahuti R. Chaliha, Mauro Vaccarezza, Emily Corti, Ryusuke Takechi, Satvinder S. Dhaliwal, Peter Drummond, Eric Visser, Fred K. Chen, Jason Charng, Virginie Lam and John C.L. Mamo
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:122
  18. Currently, there are several studies showing that wearable inertial sensors are highly sensitive in the detection of gait disturbances in people with multiple sclerosis (PwMS), showing excellent reliability wi...

    Authors: Roy Müller, Daniel Hamacher, Philipp M. Keune and Patrick Oschmann
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:120
  19. Acute bilateral occlusion of the middle cerebral artery (MCA) is a very rare condition, and most cases are accompanied by a poor prognosis. However, mechanical thrombectomy (MT) for bilateral MCA is challengin...

    Authors: Zhiqiang Li, Shuhui Wu, Shuzhi Zhao, Ning Li, Weibin Ma, Guisheng Jiang, Lingling Liu and Guoxian Jing
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:119
  20. Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA) is characterized by progressive and predominantly proximal and axial muscle atrophy and weakness. Respiratory muscle weakness results in impaired cough with recurrent respiratory ...

    Authors: Kim Kant-Smits, Bart Bartels, Fay-Lynn Asselman, Esther S. Veldhoen, Ruben P. A. van Eijk, W. Ludo van der Pol and Erik H. J. Hulzebos
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:118
  21. There is a growing body of evidence that severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus-2 (SARS-CoV-2) or COVID-19 infection is associated with the development of autoimmune diseases. A recent systematic review...

    Authors: Azliza Ibrahim, Wan Syamimee Wan Ghazali, Anna Misyail, Liyana Najwa, Abdul Hanif Khan, Wan Muhamad Amir, Alvin Oliver Payus, Loh Wei Chao, Janudin Baharin, Nor Shuhaila Shahril, Suryati Mohd Yusoff, Wan Aliaa, Hoo Fan Kee and Hamidon Basri
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:117
  22. Cryptogenic stroke is a heterogeneous condition, with a wide spectrum of possible underlying causes for which the optimal secondary prevention may differ substantially. Attempting a correct etiological diagnos...

    Authors: B. Ratajczak-Tretel, A. Tancin Lambert, R. Al-Ani, K. Arntzen, G. K. Bakkejord, H. M.O. Bekkeseth, V. Bjerkeli, G. Eldøen, A. K. Gulsvik, B. Halvorsen, G. A. Høie, H. Ihle-Hansen, S. Ingebrigtsen, C. Kremer, S. B. Krogseth, C. Kruuse…
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:115
  23. Although Dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB) is the second most common form of dementia in elderly patients, it remains underdiagnosed compared with Alzheimer's (AD) and Parkinson's diseases (PD). This may be expl...

    Authors: Sebastian Johannes Müller, Eya Khadhraoui, Niels Hansen, Ala Jamous, Philip Langer, Jens Wiltfang, Christian Heiner Riedel, Caroline Bouter, Christoph van Riesen, Fabian Maass, Michael Bartl, Claudia Lange and Marielle Ernst
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:114
  24. Recently, the BAOCHE trial and ATTENTION trial registry have demonstrated the efficacy of endovascular treatment (EVT) in patients with acute basilar artery occlusion (BAO), however, the proportion of patients...

    Authors: Jia sheng Liao, Changwei Guo, Bo Zhang, Jie Yang, Wenjie Zi and Jing lun Li
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:113
  25. Lymphomas are malignant tumors of the immune system that arise in lymphoid organs and can impact the central nervous system. However, lymphomas with acute myelitis as the first manifestation are exceedingly ra...

    Authors: Yang Fan, Gen-hui Zeng, Wei Xiao, Ju-ming Yu and Xiao-dong Zhang
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:111
  26. Previous studies in headache patients measured the cerebrovascular reactivity (CVR) in response to photic stimulation but they have yielded contradictory results. The purpose of study was to measure CVR of bot...

    Authors: Eman M Khedr, Mohammed A Abbas, Ayman Gamea, Mohamed A Sadek and Ahmed F Zaki
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:110
  27. Headache is among the most frequent symptoms of acute COVID-19 infection. Its mechanisms remain obscure, but due to its migraine-like characteristics, the activation of the trigeminal system could account for ...

    Authors: Gabriel Gárate, María Toriello, Vicente González-Quintanilla, Sara Pérez-Pereda, Jorge Madera, Marta Pascual, José Manuel Olmos and Julio Pascual
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:109
  28. Patients with hereditary transthyretin amyloidosis (ATTRv) frequently experience symptoms of polyneuropathy (PN) that worsen over time and impair daily functioning. Previous analyses supported efficacy of inot...

    Authors: Aaron Yarlas, Andrew Lovley, Duncan Brown, Montserrat Vera-Llonch, Sami Khella and Chafic Karam
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:108
  29. Cognitive functioning is an important dimension among the elderly. Cognitive maintenance is vital for aging due to its association with autonomy and independence. Considering the importance of preventive progr...

    Authors: José Emanuel Alves, Lucas N. de Carvalho Pelegrini, Luana Rafaela Porcatti, Juliana Hotta Ansai, Maria Juana Beatriz Lima Candanedo and Karina Gramani-Say
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:107
  30. We evaluated the impact of malnutrition as estimated by the controlling nutritional status (CONUT) score and prognostic nutritional index (PNI) on hemorrhagic transformation (HT) and stroke outcomes after intr...

    Authors: Yerim Kim, Minwoo Lee, Hee Jung Mo, Chulho Kim, Jong-Hee Sohn, Kyung-Ho Yu and Sang-Hwa Lee
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:106
  31. Hypertrophic olivary degeneration (HOD) is a rare condition caused by lesions within the dentato-rubro-olivary pathway, resulting in ocular nystagmus and palatal myoclonus (oculopalatal tremor) but not usually...

    Authors: Mitchell Lycett, Cathy Kexin Cui, Dijana Dragicevich, Roger Harris and Karl Ng
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:105
  32. Kernicterus in the acute phase is difficult to diagnose. It depends on a high signal on T1 at the globus pallidum and subthalamic nucleus level. Unfortunately, these areas also show a relatively high signal on...

    Authors: Maarten Lequin, Floris Groenendaal, Jeroen Dudink and Paul Govaert
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:104
  33. Hemorrhagic transformation (HT) is a common complication of acute ischemic stroke (AIS), and may develop into parenchyma hemorrhage (PH). We aimed to investigate the association between serum homocysteine leve...

    Authors: Qian Wu, Junfeng Liu, Yanan Wang, Yajun Cheng and Ming Liu
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:103
  34. α-Amino-3-hydroxy-5-methyl-4-isoxazole propionic acid (AMPA) and N-methyl-D-aspartate (NMDA) receptors mediate excitatory neurotransmission in the brain and may be targeted by autoantibodies, leading to autoim...

    Authors: Jakob Schäfer, Peter Brøgger Christensen and Kimmo Jensen
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:102
  35. Traumatic brain injury (TBI) has substantial physical, psychological, social and economic impacts, with high rates of morbidity and mortality. Considering its high incidence, the aim of this study was to ident...

    Authors: Álvaro Réa-Neto, Elizeu Daniel da Silva Júnior, Gabriela Hassler, Valkiria Backes dos Santos, Rafaella Stradiotto Bernardelli, Amanda Christina Kozesinski-Nakatani, Marcelo José Martins-Junior, Fernanda Baeumle Reese, Mariana Bruinje Cosentino, Mirella Cristine Oliveira and Hélio Afonso Ghizoni Teive
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:101
  36. Intramedullary spinal cord metastasis (ISCM) of malignant tumors rarely happens. To the best of our knowledge, only five cases of ISCM from esophageal cancer have been reported in literature. We here report th...

    Authors: Beiduo Shen, Zhaoyu Ba, Yufeng Huang and Desheng Wu
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:100
  37. Autoimmune encephalitis (AE) is a group of severe antibody-mediated brain diseases. The understanding of clinical management of AE has developed rapidly. However, the knowledge level of AE and barriers to effe...

    Authors: Aiqing Li, Kundian Guo, Xu Liu, Xue Gong, Xingjie Li, Dong Zhou and Zhen Hong
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:99
  38. Immune checkpoint inhibitor (ICI) combined with chemotherapy has exhibited promising results in small sample studies of pancreatic cancer patients. The efficacy of toripalimab, a programmed cell death protein ...

    Authors: Jianping He, Xi Chen, Ke Cheng, Wanrui Lv, Dan Cao and Zhiping Li
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:96
  39. The early detection and identification of stroke are essential to the prognosis of patients with suspected stroke symptoms out-of-hospital. We aimed to develop a risk prediction model based on the FAST score t...

    Authors: Sheng Ye, Huiqing Pan, Weijia Li, Jinqiang Wang and Hailong Zhang
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:95
  40. We evaluated the value of electrophysiological indicators by external anal sphincter electromyography (EAS-EMG), sympathetic skin response (SSR), R-R interval variation (RRIV), and Bulbocavernosus Reflex (BCR)...

    Authors: Wangwang Hu, Yifan Cheng, Jie Pan, Xun Wang, Shaojing Li, Zijian Fan, Bei Shao and Xiaoting Niu
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:94
  41. Although it is well known that regular physical activity and exercise, as well as maintaining adequate nutritional status is important to delaying symptom development and maintaining physical capacity and func...

    Authors: Sigrid Ryeng Alnes, Ellisiv Lærum-Onsager, Asta Bye, Annette Vistven, Erika Franzén, Mette Holst and Therese Brovold
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:93
  42. Fibromuscular dysplasia (FMD) has a high prevalence of associated nontraumatic carotid artery dissection, which could further result in transient ischaemic attack (TIA) or stroke. Limb shaking TIA is an unusua...

    Authors: Lei Si, Jing Tu, Hui Lei, Liya Ji, Zhiyong Zhang and Zhiqin Liu
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:91

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