Explore the latest in neurology from The JAMA Network, including recent guidelines and advances in management of stroke, dementia, demyelinating disease, and more.
This case-control study conducted during the Zika virus epidemic in Puerto Rico estimates the association between preceding Zika virus infection and subsequent Guillain-Barré syndrome.
This cohort study of US women participating in the Nurses’ Health Study II prospectively evaluates the association of a history of gestational diabetes with incident cardiovascular risk.
This population-based, case-control, family aggregation study examines the frequency and range of neuropsychiatric conditions that occur within individual first-degree and second-degree relatives of patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.
This cohort modelling study constructs biomarker-based prognostic models that enable determination of future Alzheimer disease dementia in patients with mild cognitive impairment.
This study evaluates the relationship between bone mineral density and intracranial aneurysm.
A woman in her 30s was referred for evaluation of severe bilateral optic disc edema, retinal hemorrhages, and a gradual decrease in vision during a 3-week period. What would you do next?
This Medical News story discusses 2 new toolkits aimed at helping primary care physicians detect, diagnose, and manage dementia in patients.
This study presents a genetic locus for intracranial arachnoid cysts.
This interview study explores communication-and-resolution programs to understand aspects of institutional responses to patient injury that promoted and impeded reconciliation among the injured patients and family members.
This cohort study identifies prognostic factors for immunosuppressive treatment in patients with neurosarcoidosis and assesses the association of such treatment with relapse of the disease.
This study compares the prevalence of tinnitus among patients who underwent medial temporal lobe resection, matched controls, and individuals with self-reported epilepsy to determine whether medial temporal lobe removal is associated with tinnitus.
A 30-year-old woman with a remote history of Hemophilus influenzae type b meningitis causing quadraparesis was admitted to the hospital with Candida fungemia.
This study use seizure risk factors from electroencephalography and clinical history to create a simple scoring system for predicting the probability of seizures in patients with acute illness.