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  1. The single-molecule array assay (SIMOA)-based detection of neurofilament light (NFL) chain could be useful in diagnosing mild cognitive impairment (MCI) and Alzheimer’s disease (AD). This meta-analysis aimed t...

    Authors: Hadi Sahrai, Ali Norouzi, Sina Hamzehzadeh, Alireza Majdi, Rana Kahfi-Ghaneh and Saeed Sadigh-Eteghad
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:331
  2. Visual dysfunction have been well reported as one of the non-motor symptoms in Parkinson’s disease (PD). The aim of this study was to evaluate the functional and structural changes in the retina in patients wi...

    Authors: Rehab Elanwar, Hatem Al Masry, Amna Ibrahim, Mona Hussein, Sahar Ibrahim and Mohammed M. Masoud
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:330
  3. This is a unique case that describes the presentation, investigations, and disease trajectory of a fatal, clonal CD8-positive T-cell lymphoproliferative disorder in an otherwise healthy and immunocompetent pat...

    Authors: Lia Mesbah-Oskui, Jarrah Alabkal, Waleed Alduaij and Priya S. Dhawan
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:329
  4. Spinal neuraxis leptomeningeal metastasis (LM) relapse in glioblastoma is an uncommon event that is challenging to manage. This study aims to determine the incidence, associated factors, and outcome of LM rela...

    Authors: Eric Wegener, Patrick Horsley, Helen Wheeler, Dasantha Jayamanne, Marina Kastelan, Linxin Guo, Chris Brown and Michael Back
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:328
  5. There is uncertainty about the optimum sleep duration for risk of different subtypes of stroke and ischaemic heart disease.

    Authors: Yiping Chen, Christiana Kartsonaki, Robert Clarke, Yu Guo, Huaidong Du, Canqing Yu, Ling Yang, Pei Pei, Rebecca Stevens, Sushila Burgess, Yujie Hua, Junshi Chen, Jun Lv, Liming Li and Zhengming Chen
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:327
  6. Contrast staining (CS) on dual-energy CT (DECT) is common after endovascular therapy (EVT) in acute ischemic stroke (AIS). We performed a meta-analysis to investigate the prognostic significance of CS detected...

    Authors: Fan Yang, Yi Zeng, Fei Zhu and Xiaoyan Hu
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:326
  7. Medicare claims and electronic health record data are both commonly used for research and clinical practice improvement; however, it is not known how concordant diagnoses of neurodegenerative diseases (NDD, co...

    Authors: Jay B. Lusk, Sujung Choi, Amy G. Clark, Kim Johnson, Cassie B. Ford, Melissa A. Greiner, Margarethe Goetz, Brystana G. Kaufman, Richard O’Brien and Emily C. O’Brien
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:325
  8. Stroke survivors have long-term upper limb impairment, which impacts the quality of life (QOL) and social reintegration, but there is lack of effective therapeutic strategies and novel technologies. Customized...

    Authors: Huan-xia Zhou, Jun Hu, Rui-sheng Yun, Zhong-zhi Zhao, Ming-hui Lai, Li-hui-zi Sun and Kai-liang Luo
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:324
  9. Exercise has various health benefits for people with Parkinson’s disease (PD). However, implementing exercise into daily life and long-term adherence remain challenging. To increase a sustainable engagement wi...

    Authors: Sabine Schootemeijer, Nienke M. de Vries, Eric A. Macklin, Kit C.B. Roes, Hilde Joosten, Larsson Omberg, Alberto Ascherio, Michael A. Schwarzschild and Bastiaan R. Bloem
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:323
  10. Authors: Sylvie Willems, Vincent Didone, Carmen Cabello Fernandez, Gael Delrue, Hichem Slama, Patrick Fery, Julien Goin, Clara Della Libera and Fabienne Collette
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:322

    The original article was published in BMC Neurology 2023 23:307

  11. Silent Information Regulator 2 (SIRT2) protein inhibition has been shown to play a neuroprotective role in acute ischemic stroke (AIS) in mice. However, its role in AIS patients has not been fully understood. ...

    Authors: Wenmei Lu, Duanlu Hou, Xin Chen, Ping Zhong, Xueyuan Liu and Danhong Wu
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:321
  12. The low-grade inflammation (LGI) score, a novel indicator of chronic LGI, combines C-reactive protein (CRP), leukocyte counts, the neutrophil/lymphocyte ratio (NLR), and the platelet (PLT) count to predict out...

    Authors: Yang Zhou, Yufan Luo, Huazheng Liang, Ping Zhong and Danhong Wu
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:320
  13. Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is a common cause of dementia. Serum complement factor 5a (C5a) is exceedingly implicated in AD. We explored the role of C5a levels in AD patients of different severity.

    Authors: Zhilian Li, Huifang Wu, Yi Luo and Xianpei Tan
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:319

    The Correction to this article has been published in BMC Neurology 2023 23:347

  14. Authors: Jessica Ailani, Peter McAllister, Paul K. Winner, George Chakhava, Mette Krog Josiassen, Annika Lindsten, Bjørn Sperling, Anders Ettrup and Roger Cady
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:318

    The original article was published in BMC Neurology 2022 22:205

  15. Curcumin has anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, and anticancer effects and is used to treat diseases such as dermatological diseases, infection, stress, depression, and anxiety. J147, an analogue of curcumin, is ...

    Authors: Fang Qiu, Yanmei Wang, Yunbo Du, Changchun Zeng, Yuqiang Liu, Haobo Pan and Changneng Ke
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:317
  16. Menopause is a physiologic phase in women’s lives. Findings regarding multiple sclerosis (MS) course through menopause are diverse. So, we designed this systematic review and meta-analysis to estimate the impa...

    Authors: Zahra Shahraki, Mohsen Rastkar, Elnaz Rastkar, Mehdi Mohammadifar, Aida Mohamadi and Mahsa Ghajarzadeh
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:316
  17. Chronic lymphoproliferative disorders of natural killer cells (CLPD-NK) is a rare lymphoproliferative disease. Peripheral neuropathy is an unusual symptom of CLPD-NK. We report a case of peripheral neuropathy ...

    Authors: Hong An, Jiaxiang Guo, Hongliang Guo, Wenli Hu and Ming Lu
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:314
  18. Cardiovascular diseases have been considered the primary cause of disability and death worldwide. Coronary artery calcium (CAC) is an important indicator of the severity of coronary atherosclerosis. This study...

    Authors: Hui Jin, Xue Qin, Fanfan Zhao, Yuting Yan, Yu Meng, Zhenyu Shu and Xiangyang Gong
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:313
  19. The standard of diagnosing primary lateral sclerosis, the Pringle criteria, requires three years of purely upper motor neuron symptom presentation before confirming diagnosis. This classic standard has been qu...

    Authors: Abhaya Moturu and Wade Welch
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:312
  20. Relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis (RRMS) is the most common phenotype of multiple sclerosis (MS), and its active stage is characterized by active T2 lesions with or without gadolinium (Gd) enhancement on ...

    Authors: Takahiko Saida, Qi Hao, Michihiro Kanda and Yumiko Tani
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:311
  21. Aortic stenosis is the most common valvulopathy in Western countries. The treatment of choice had been surgery aortic valve replacement (SAVR), but the improvement in endovascular approaches as transcatheter ...

    Authors: Meritxell Gomis, Claudio Fernández, Rosalia Dacosta-Aguayo, Xavi Carrillo, Silvia Martínez, Christian Muñoz Guijosa, Elisabet Berastegui, Antonio García Valentín, Josep Puig, Eva Bernal, Anna Ramos and Cynthia Cáceres
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:310
  22. This systematic review synthesizes the most recent neuroimaging procedures and machine learning approaches for the prediction of conversion from mild cognitive impairment to Alzheimer’s disease dementia.

    Authors: Maryam Ahmadzadeh, Gregory J. Christie, Theodore D. Cosco, Ali Arab, Mehrdad Mansouri, Kevin R. Wagner, Steve DiPaola and Sylvain Moreno
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:309
  23. Persisting coma is a common complication in (neuro)intensive care in neurological disease such as acute ischemic stroke, intracerebral hemorrhage or subarachnoid hemorrhage. Amantadine acts as a nicotinic rece...

    Authors: Anna Hofmann, Corinna Blum, Constanze Single, Kamal Adeyemi, Patricia Schwarz, Vasileios Siokas, Tim W. Rattay, Helene A. Häberle, Reimer Riessen, Bettina Brendel, Iris Haug, Ruth Bösel, Manola Zago, Peter Martus, Ulf Ziemann, Annerose Mengel…
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:308
  24. Cognitive difficulties are a frequent complaint in long COVID and persist for more than a year post- infection. There is a lack of evidence-based data on effective intervention strategies. Non-pharmacological ...

    Authors: Sylvie Willems, Vincent Didone, Carmen Cabello Fernandez, Gael Delrue, Hichem Slama, Patrick Fery, Julien Goin, Clara Della Libera and Fabienne Collette
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:307

    The Correction to this article has been published in BMC Neurology 2023 23:322

  25. Transcranial magnetic resonance-guided focused ultrasound (MRgFUS) is a noninvasive method for controlling tremor and has recently been used in patients with X-linked dystonia-parkinsonism (XDP). This study ai...

    Authors: Roland Dominic G. Jamora, Kathleen Joy O. Khu, Marie Charmaine C. Sy, Juan Silvestre G. Pascual, Gerardo D. Legaspi and Jose A. Aguilar
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:306
  26. The leukodystrophy “Vanishing White Matter” (VWM) is an orphan disease with neurological decline and high mortality. Currently, VWM has no approved treatments, but advances in understanding pathophysiology hav...

    Authors: Daphne H. Schoenmakers, Prisca S. Leferink, Adeline Vanderver, Joshua L. Bonkowsky, Ingeborg Krägeloh-Mann, Geneviève Bernard, Enrico Bertini, Ali Fatemi, Brent L. Fogel, Nicole I. Wolf, Donna Skwirut, Allyson Buck, Brett Holberg, Elise F. Saunier-Vivar, Robert Rauner, Hanka Dekker…
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:305
  27. It is known that blood levels of neurofilament light (NF-L) and diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance imaging (DW-MRI) are both associated with outcome of patients with mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI). Here...

    Authors: Iftakher Hossain, Mehrbod Mohammadian, Henna-Riikka Maanpää, Riikka S. K. Takala, Olli Tenovuo, Mark van Gils, Peter Hutchinson, David K. Menon, Virginia F. Newcombe, Jussi Tallus, Jussi Hirvonen, Timo Roine, Timo Kurki, Kaj Blennow, Henrik Zetterberg and Jussi P. Posti
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:304
  28. Dual antiplatelet therapy (DAPT) with aspirin and clopidogrel was recommended as the secondary prevention of minor ischemic stroke or transient ischaemic attack (TIA). However, genetic polymorphisms of CYP2C19...

    Authors: Mingxia Li, Qianru Yang, Jiankuan Shi, Xiaolong Zhang, Hong Lin and Fangfang Ge
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:303
  29. Evidence on the relative risk of death across all stages of Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is lacking but greatly needed for the evaluation of new interventions. We used data from the Uniform Data Set (UDS) of the N...

    Authors: Valerie Crowell, Adriana Reyes, Summera Qiheng Zhou, Maria Vassilaki, Sandro Gsteiger and Anders Gustavsson
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:302
  30. Loss of neuromelanin in the midbrain is known in Parkinson’s disease(PD), which can now be directly detected by neuromelanin-sensitive MRI(NM-MRI). This case-control study was to investigate the distribution o...

    Authors: Qiang Liu, Pan Wang, Chenghe Liu, Feng Xue, Qian Wang, Yuqing Chen, Ruihua Hou and Teng Chen
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:301
  31. As disease-modifying therapies (DMTs) for Alzheimer's disease (AD) are becoming a reality, there is an urgent need to select cost-effective tools that can accurately identify patients in the earliest stages of...

    Authors: Salvatore Mazzeo, Michael Lassi, Sonia Padiglioni, Alberto Arturo Vergani, Valentina Moschini, Maenia Scarpino, Giulia Giacomucci, Rachele Burali, Carmen Morinelli, Carlo Fabbiani, Giulia Galdo, Lorenzo Gaetano Amato, Silvia Bagnoli, Filippo Emiliani, Assunta Ingannato, Benedetta Nacmias…
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:300
  32. Myasthenia gravis (MG) is an autoimmune disorder affecting the neuromuscular junction. Despite the potential benefits of higher physical activity and lower sedentary behavior in MG patients, evidence from obse...

    Authors: Jiao Li, Fei Wang, Chen Zhang, Zhen Li, Juan Gao and Haijie Liu
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:299
  33. Early neurological deterioration (END) sometimes occurs in patients with penetrating artery territory infarction (PATI) and leads to poor prognosis. In this study, we analyzed clinical and neuroimaging charact...

    Authors: Yang Yang, Zhihua Si, Dawei Wang, Dong Dong, Rutao Liu, Xianwen Yu, Jiyou Tang and Aihua Wang
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:298
  34. Hiccups (medically termed, “singultus”), when intractable, can cause significant medical consequences such as aspiration, malnutrition, and depression, leading to poor quality of life. Several case reports hav...

    Authors: Susan Zhang Recio and Myriam Abdennadher
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:297
  35. To observe the effect of overground gait training with ‘Mobility Assisted Robotic System-MARS’ on gait parameters in patients with stroke.

    Authors: Anupam Gupta, Navin B. Prakash, Gourav Sannyasi, Faiz Mohamad, Preethi Honavar, S. Jotheeswaran, Meeka Khanna and Subasree Ramakrishnan
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:296
  36. Cerebral venous thrombosis is a rare type of stroke, occurring more among young individuals. The presentation is highly variable, and this can delay diagnosis and management, thereby affecting outcome. The aim...

    Authors: Alshaimaa M. Aboul fotouh, Sadek Mohamed Helmy, Husam S. Mourad, Hadeel Ahmed Abdelbaky and Ghada Hatem
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:295
  37. Post-stroke depression (PSD), as one of the common complications after stroke, seriously affects the physical and mental health and functional prognosis of patients. Previous studies have shown that the increa...

    Authors: Yufeng Liu, Lu Liu, Zhongwen Zhi, Rui Chen, Qing Wang, Mengchao Wang, Yuqian Wang and Liandong Zhao
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:294
  38. Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is the most common cause of dementia, and due to increasing life expectancy the number of patients is expected to grow. The diagnosis of AD involves the use of biomarkers determined by...

    Authors: Nienke van de Sande, Inez H. G. B. Ramakers, Pieter Jelle Visser, Frans R. J. Verhey, Frank D. Verbraak, Femke H. Bouwman, Tos T. J. M. Berendschot, Rudy M. M. A. Nuijts, Carroll A. B. Webers and Marlies Gijs
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:293
  39. Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) affects 1 in 100 children globally with a rapidly increasing prevalence. To the best of our knowledge, no data exists on the genetic architecture of ASD in India. This study aime...

    Authors: Frenny Sheth, Jhanvi Shah, Deepika Jain, Siddharth Shah, Harshkumar Patel, Ketan Patel, Dhaval I Solanki, Anand S Iyer, Bhargavi Menghani, Priti Mhatre, Sanjiv Mehta, Shruti Bajaj, Vishal Patel, Manoj Pandya, Deepak Dhami, Darshan Patel…
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:292
  40. Rehabilitation improves functional recovery in subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH) patients, and assessing patients for rehabilitation is the first step in this process. However, little is known about clinical pract...

    Authors: Yi-Tong Chen, Mei-Ru Wu, Zi-Xiao Li, Hong-Qiu Gu, Qi Zhou, Dan-Dan Wang, Yong-Jun Wang and Xing-Quan Zhao
    Citation: BMC Neurology 2023 23:291
  41. 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
  42. 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
  43. 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
  44. 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
  45. 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
  46. 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
  47. 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

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