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  1. Limited research exists to guide clinical decisions about trialling, selecting, implementing and evaluating eye-gaze control technology. This paper reports on the outcomes of a Delphi study that was conducted ...

    Authors: Petra Karlsson, Tom Griffiths, Michael T. Clarke, Elegast Monbaliu, Kate Himmelmann, Saranda Bekteshi, Abigail Allsop, René Pereksles, Claire Galea and Margaret Wallen

    Citation: BMC Neurology 2021 21:63

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  2. To assess the predictive value of common measures validated to predict falls in other geriatric populations in patients presenting with suspected Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus (NPH).

    Authors: Alexander Davis, Mark Luciano, Abhay Moghekar and Sevil Yasar

    Citation: BMC Neurology 2021 21:60

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  3. During medical imaging, cystic radiation encephalopathy and brain metastasis are difficult to differentiate, and hence they are easily misdiagnosed. To our knowledge, a nasopharyngeal carcinoma recurrence afte...

    Authors: Xuhui Chen, Lijie Ren, Guozhen Qiu and Liming Cao

    Citation: BMC Neurology 2021 21:59

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  4. Migraine Disability Assessment Scale (MIDAS) is a useful tool to measure headache-related disability. Modified MIDAS with 4-week recall period reduces recall bias and improves accuracy of the results. This stu...

    Authors: Pedro L. Ferreira, Isabel Luzeiro, Margarida Lopes, André Jorge, Bruno Silva and Lara Ferreira

    Citation: BMC Neurology 2021 21:58

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  5. The effectiveness of mechanical thrombectomy (MT) in cancer-related stroke (CRS) is largely unknown. This study aims to investigate the clinical and radiological outcomes of MT in CRS patients. We also explore...

    Authors: Eung-Joon Lee, Jeonghoon Bae, Hae-Bong Jeong, Eun Ji Lee, Han-Yeong Jeong and Byung-Woo Yoon

    Citation: BMC Neurology 2021 21:57

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  6. The neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio (NLR) has emerged as an inflammatory marker. However, the associations of NLR with intracranial artery stenosis (ICAS) and ischemic stroke remain unclear. This study aimed to...

    Authors: Liang-Yu Huang, Fu-Rong Sun, Jian-Jun Yin, Ya-Hui Ma, Hong-Qi Li, Xiao-Ling Zhong, Jin-Tai Yu, Jing-Hui Song and Lan Tan

    Citation: BMC Neurology 2021 21:56

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  7. Although several brain networks play important roles in cervical dystonia (CD) patients, regional homogeneity (ReHo) changes in CD patients have not been clarified. We investigated to explore ReHo in CD patien...

    Authors: Shubao Wei, Chunhui Lu, Xiuqiong Chen, Lu Yang, Jing Wei, Wenyan Jiang, Yang Liu, Hui Hui Li, Yuhong Qin, Yiwu Lei, Chao Qin, Caiyou Hu and Shuguang Luo

    Citation: BMC Neurology 2021 21:55

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  8. Efforts to identify potential biomarkers for the diagnosis of ischemic stroke (IS) are valuable. The H19 gene plays a functional role in increasing the prevalence of IS risk factors. We evaluated the correlati...

    Authors: Mohadese Rezaei, Mohammad Javad Mokhtari, Mahnaz Bayat, Anahid Safari, Mehdi Dianatpuor, Reza Tabrizi, Tahereh Asadabadi and Afshin Borhani-Haghighi

    Citation: BMC Neurology 2021 21:54

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  9. In Egypt, the characterization of Neuromyelitis Optica Spectrum Disorder (NMOSD) is lacking.

    Authors: Nirmeen A. Kishk, Walaa Abdelfattah, Nevin M. Shalaby, Hatem S. Shehata, Amr Hassan, Mohamed I. Hegazy, Noha T. Abokrysha, Doaa Abdellatif, Shereen M. Shawky, Sarah S. Abdo, Noha Taha, Amr M. Fouad, Alaa Elmazny and Amany H. Ragab

    Citation: BMC Neurology 2021 21:53

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  10. Isolated spinal artery aneurysms are extremely rare, and their pathogenesis, clinical presentation, and treatment strategies are poorly established. We report only the second case of a patient with an isolated...

    Authors: Alexander Tenorio, Brandon B. Holmes, Adib A. Abla, Matthew Amans and Karl Meisel

    Citation: BMC Neurology 2021 21:52

    Content type: Case report

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  11. Although the pathology of sciatica has been studied extensively, the transcriptional changes in the peripheral blood caused by sciatica have not been characterized. This study aimed to characterize the periphe...

    Authors: Yi Wang, Guogang Dai, Ling Jiang, Shichuan Liao and Jiao Xia

    Citation: BMC Neurology 2021 21:50

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  12. Fingolimod is a S1P1 receptor modulator that prevents activated lymphocyte egress from lymphoid tissues causing lymphopenia, mainly affecting CD4+ T lymphocytes. Withdrawal from fingolimod can be followed by seve...

    Authors: Silvia Delgado, Jeffrey Hernandez, Leticia Tornes and Kottil Rammohan

    Citation: BMC Neurology 2021 21:48

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  13. Approximately 10% of patients would develop symptomatic intracranial hemorrhage (sICH) after endovascular therapy. The aim of our study was to explore the ability of hypersensitive C-reactive protein-albumin r...

    Authors: Qiang Peng, Jiankang Hou, Siyu Wang, Feng Zhou, Yan E, Wei Wang, Ting Huang, Meng Wang, Shi Huang, Junshan Zhou, Nihong Chen and Yingdong Zhang

    Citation: BMC Neurology 2021 21:47

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  14. Many patients with Parkinson’s disease (PD) who receive carbidopa/levodopa experience symptom reemergence or worsening, or “OFF” episodes. This study assessed the association of “OFF” episodes with health-rela...

    Authors: Andrew Thach, Eddie Jones, Eric Pappert, James Pike, Jack Wright and Alexander Gillespie

    Citation: BMC Neurology 2021 21:46

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  15. Endovascular procedures with liquid embolic agents such as ethylene-vinyl alcohol (EVOH) copolymers are indicated before surgical treatment of cervical paraganglioma. Consequently, these agents are now availab...

    Authors: Santiago Moreno-Paredes, Laura Rodríguez-Alcalá, Juan Martín-Lagos Martínez, Nicolás Müller Locatelli, Cristina Vázquez López, José Luis Vargas Fernández and Álvaro Cabrera Peña

    Citation: BMC Neurology 2021 21:45

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  16. The aim of the study was to determine the role of the Coma Recovery Scale-Revised (CRS-R) in the prediction of functional status at the end of neurological early rehabilitative treatment.

    Authors: Melanie Boltzmann, Simone B. Schmidt, Christoph Gutenbrunner, Joachim K. Krauss, Martin Stangel, Günter U. Höglinger, Claus-W. Wallesch and Jens D. Rollnik

    Citation: BMC Neurology 2021 21:44

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  17. Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is associated with a small but clinically significant risk of stroke, the cause of which is frequently cryptogenic. In a large multinational cohort of consecutive COVID-19 p...

    Authors: María E. Ramos-Araque, James E. Siegler, Marc Ribo, Manuel Requena, Cristina López, Mercedes de Lera, Juan F. Arenillas, Isabel Hernández Pérez, Beatriz Gómez-Vicente, Blanca Talavera, Pere Cardona Portela, Ana Nuñez Guillen, Xabier Urra, Laura Llull, Arturo Renú, Thanh N. Nguyen…

    Citation: BMC Neurology 2021 21:43

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  18. Immunoglobulin G4-related disease (IgG4-RD) is an immune-mediated fibro-inflammatory condition characterized by high serum IgG4 concentrations and tissue infiltration by IgG4-positive plasma cells. Reports hav...

    Authors: Jeong Bin Bong, Dong Kun Lee, Min A Lee, Byoung Wook Hwang and Hyun Goo Kang

    Citation: BMC Neurology 2021 21:41

    Content type: Case report

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  19. Surgery is a potential trigger of Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS), a disorder which leads to an autoimmune-mediated attack of peripheral nerves. The present study was designed to explore clinical features of pos...

    Authors: Qiaoyu Gong, Shuping Liu, Yin Liu, Jiajia Yao, Xiujuan Fu, Zheman Xiao and Zuneng Lu

    Citation: BMC Neurology 2021 21:40

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  20. Ramsay Hunt syndrome (RHS) is caused by a reactivation of varicella-zoster virus (VZV) infection, and it is characterized by the symptoms of facial paralysis, otalgia, auricular rash, and/or an oral lesion. El...

    Authors: Yuan-Mei Liao, Hai-Feng Lu, Peng Xie, Ying Zhao, Qiu Han, Qian-Xi Zhang, Xiao-Hua Zuo, Yan-Na Si and Hong-Guang Bao

    Citation: BMC Neurology 2021 21:39

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  21. Ambulatory and balance functions are important for maintaining general health in humans. Gait analysis allows clinicians and researchers to identify the parameters to be focused on when assessing balance and a...

    Authors: Min Cheol Chang, Byung Joo Lee, Na-Young Joo and Donghwi Park

    Citation: BMC Neurology 2021 21:38

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  22. Hemorrhagic transformation (HT) is a serious neurological complication of acute ischemic stroke (AIS) after revascularization. The majority of AIS patients do not have atrial fibrillation (AF) which could also...

    Authors: Hao-Ran Cheng, Yun-Bin Chen, Ya-Ying Zeng, Yi-Ting Ruan, Cheng-Xiang Yuan, Qian-Qian Cheng, Hui-Jun Chen, Xiao-Qian Luan, Gui-Qian Huang and Jin-Cai He

    Citation: BMC Neurology 2021 21:36

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  23. Early stage neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorders (NMOSD) with non-opticospinal manifestations as initial symptoms are easily misdiagnosed; however, data on the full symptom profile are limited. Moreover, th...

    Authors: Rui Li, Danli Lu, Hao Li, Yuge Wang, Yaqing Shu, Yanyu Chang, Xiaobo Sun, Zhengqi Lu, Wei Qiu and Zhi Yang

    Citation: BMC Neurology 2021 21:35

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  24. The communication of a life-changing diagnosis can be a difficult task for doctors with potential long-term effects on patient outcomes. Although several studies have addressed the experiences of individuals w...

    Authors: Eleftherios Anestis, Fiona J. R. Eccles, Ian Fletcher and Jane Simpson

    Citation: BMC Neurology 2021 21:34

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  25. Internal carotid artery (ICA) stenosis has been recently reported to cause hemichorea, mainly in East Asia. The East Asian-specific p.R4810K variant of RNF213, a susceptibility gene for moyamoya disease (MMD), ac...

    Authors: Satoshi Hosoki, Takeshi Yoshimoto and Masafumi Ihara

    Citation: BMC Neurology 2021 21:32

    Content type: Case report

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  26. Hypothyroidism (HT) and carotid artery stenosis (CAS) are complications of radiotherapy (RT) in patients with head and neck cancer (HNC). The impact of post-RT HT on CAS progression remains unclear.

    Authors: Chi-Hung Liu, Joseph Tung-Chieh Chang, Tsong-Hai Lee, Pi-Yueh Chang, Chien-Hung Chang, Hsiu-Chuan Wu, Ting-Yu Chang, Kuo-Lun Huang, Chien-Yu Lin, Kang-Hsing Fan and Yeu-Jhy Chang

    Citation: BMC Neurology 2021 21:30

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  27. Symplastic hemangioma is a benign superficial abnormal buildup of blood vessels, with morphological features which can mimic a pseudo malignancy. A few cases have been reported in the literature. We report her...

    Authors: Najwa Abdalkabeer A. Bantan, Ahmed H. Abouissa, Muhammad Saeed, Mustafa Hassan Alwalily, Kamal Bakour Balkhoyour, Khalid Mohammad Ashour, Amal Ali Hassan, Afnan Hisham Falemban and Mohiuddin M. Taher

    Citation: BMC Neurology 2021 21:29

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  28. Abnormal eye movements are common in spinocerebellar ataxias Type 3 (SCA3). We conducted the research to explore the frequency of abnormal eye movements in Chinese patients with SCA3, to compare the demographi...

    Authors: Junyu Lin, Lingyu Zhang, Bei Cao, Qianqian Wei, Ruwei Ou, Yanbing Hou, Xinran Xu, Kuncheng Liu, Xiaojing Gu and Huifang Shang

    Citation: BMC Neurology 2021 21:28

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  29. This observational study was performed to show the impact of complications and interventions during neurocritical care on the outcome after aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH).

    Authors: Alexander Hammer, Frank Erbguth, Matthias Hohenhaus, Christian M. Hammer, Hannes Lücking, Markus Gesslein, Monika Killer-Oberpfalzer, Hans-Herbert Steiner and Hendrik Janssen

    Citation: BMC Neurology 2021 21:27

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  30. To investigate the feasibility of intracranial pressure (ICP) monitoring after traumatic brain injury (TBI) by electromagnetic coupling phase sensing, we established a portable electromagnetic coupling phase s...

    Authors: Gen Li, Wang Li, Jingbo Chen, Shuanglin Zhao, Zelin Bai, Qi Liu, Qi Liao, Minglian He, Wei Zhuang, Mingsheng Chen, Jian Sun and Yujie Chen

    Citation: BMC Neurology 2021 21:26

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  31. Meningiomas are the most common benign intracranial tumors, and commonly comprise high-vascularizing but slow-growing tumors. On the other hand, meningiomas arising from the ventricular system are of rare occu...

    Authors: Koichiro Sumi, Takeshi Suma, Reona Yoshida, Ryuta Kajimoto, Masato Kobayashi, Takamichi Katsuhara, Koki Hirayama, Xiaoyan Tang, Naoki Otani and Atsuo Yoshino

    Citation: BMC Neurology 2021 21:25

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  32. Stroke is a major health problem around the world. Several studies have examine the influence of ambient temperature on incidence of stoke, but they reported different results for different types of stroke and...

    Authors: Mirjam Ravljen, Fajko Bajrović and Damjan Vavpotič

    Citation: BMC Neurology 2021 21:23

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  33. Increasing evidences have showed that neuroimaging markers of SVD can predict the short-term outcome of acute ischemic stroke (AIS). It is unclear that whether neuroimaging markers of SVD are also associated w...

    Authors: Xuemei Chen, Lin Wang, Junying Jiang, Yuanyuan Gao, Rui Zhang, Xiaoyuan Zhao, Tingwen Shen, Qi Dai and Junrong Li

    Citation: BMC Neurology 2021 21:21

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  34. The prevalence of carotid artery stenosis (CAS) in acute ischaemic stroke (AIS) patients is historically reported at 15–20%, but an up-to-date estimate is lacking. We hypothesise it is lower than historically ...

    Authors: Twan J van Velzen, Laurien S Kuhrij, Willeke F Westendorp, Diederik van de Beek and Paul J Nederkoorn

    Citation: BMC Neurology 2021 21:20

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  35. Residual motor deficits of the upper limb in patients with chronic stroke are common and have a negative impact on autonomy, participation and quality of life. Music-Supported Therapy (MST) is an effective int...

    Authors: Jennifer Grau-Sánchez, Emma Segura, David Sanchez-Pinsach, Preeti Raghavan, Thomas F. Münte, Anna Marie Palumbo, Alan Turry, Esther Duarte, Teppo Särkämö, Jesus Cerquides, Josep Lluis Arcos and Antoni Rodríguez-Fornells

    Citation: BMC Neurology 2021 21:19

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  36. Dorsolateral medullary infarction is a typical cerebral infarction which is characterized by Wallenberg’s syndrome. Neurotrophic keratopathy is an uncommon consequence of dorsolateral medullary infarction. At ...

    Authors: Jing Wang, Pei Liu, Zhongzhong Liu, Ye Tian, Guilian Zhang, Jun Guo, Li Li, Zhiqin Liu, Zucheng Han, Wenjuan Lin, Xuemei Lin, Qingli Lu, Yan Liu, Qiaoqiao Chang and Songdi Wu

    Citation: BMC Neurology 2021 21:18

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  37. Glucocerebrosidase (GBA) heterozygous variants are the most important genetic risk factor for the development of alpha-synucleinopathies (i.e., Parkinson’s disease and Dementia with Lewy Bodies). Herein, we repor...

    Authors: Marina Picillo, Sara Scannapieco, Alessandro Iavarone, Monia Ginevrino, Enza Maria Valente and Paolo Barone

    Citation: BMC Neurology 2021 21:17

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  38. Vascular Parkinsonism(VaP) is defined as parkinsonism resulting from cerebral vascular disease(CVD), with presence of variable motor and non-motor signs that are corroborated by clinical, anatomic or imaging f...

    Authors: Shouzi Zhang, Yuanyuan Wang, Lixin Liu, Li Zhang, Li Ma, Haiyan Wu, Xuelin He, Mingwei Zhu, Luning Wang and Fan Mei

    Citation: BMC Neurology 2021 21:15

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  39. Adenomyosis, a benign gynecological disease, causes cerebral infarction. Similar to Trousseau’s syndrome, it elevates cancer antigen 125 (CA125) and D-dimer levels; causes hypercoagulability; and results in ce...

    Authors: Ryo Aiura, Sadayoshi Nakayama, Hroo Yamaga, Yu Kato and Hirotake Fujishima

    Citation: BMC Neurology 2021 21:14

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  40. Dystrophinopathies are the most common type of inherited muscular diseases. Muscle biopsy and genetic tests are effective to diagnose the disease but cost much more than primary hospitals can reach. The more a...

    Authors: Mei Yang, Yiming Zheng, Zhiying Xie, Zhaoxia Wang, Jiangxi Xiao, Jue Zhang and Yun Yuan

    Citation: BMC Neurology 2021 21:13

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  41. SPG11 mutation-related autosomal recessive hereditary spastic paraplegia with thin corpus callosum (HSP-TCC) is the most common cause in complicated forms of HSP, usually presenting comprehensive mental retardati...

    Authors: Chuan Li, Qi Yan, Feng-ju Duan, Chao Zhao, Zhuo Zhang, Ying Du and Wei Zhang

    Citation: BMC Neurology 2021 21:12

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