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December 10, 2018
Viewpoint

Addressing Cultural Barriers to Diagnosis and Treatment of Epilepsy in Hispanic Communities

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JAMA Neurol. Published online December 10, 2018. doi:10.1001/jamaneurol.2018.3919

This Viewpoint suggests approaches to cultural barriers in understanding epilepsy and seizures in Hispanic communities.

On the Brain

Walking Home

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JAMA Neurol. Published online December 10, 2018. doi:10.1001/jamaneurol.2018.3925

This essay discusses the experience of a family member included in a medical visit.

Original Investigation

Sex and Race Differences in the Association of Incident Ischemic Stroke With Risk Factors

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JAMA Neurol. Published online December 10, 2018. doi:10.1001/jamaneurol.2018.3862

This cohort study of 25 789 black and white individuals in the United States examines the incidence and risk factors for ischemic stroke by sex and race.

Images in Neurology

Seesaw-Pattern Ocular Bobbing in a Patient With Pontine Bleed

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JAMA Neurol. Published online December 10, 2018. doi:10.1001/jamaneurol.2018.3853

This case report describes seesaw-pattern ocular bobbing in a patient with pontine bleed.

Comment & Response

On Mediation Models in Clinical Neurology Studies

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JAMA Neurol. Published online December 10, 2018. doi:10.1001/jamaneurol.2018.3884

On Mediation Models in Clinical Neurology Studies—Reply

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JAMA Neurol. Published online December 10, 2018. doi:10.1001/jamaneurol.2018.3887

The Wide Spectrum of Functional Movement Disorders

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JAMA Neurol. Published online December 10, 2018. doi:10.1001/jamaneurol.2018.3905
December 3, 2018
Original Investigation

Correlation of In Vivo [18F]Flortaucipir With Postmortem Alzheimer Disease Tau Pathology

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JAMA Neurol. Published online December 3, 2018. doi:10.1001/jamaneurol.2018.3692

This case study investigates the association of regional in vivo retention of the tau positron emission tomography ligand [18F]flortaucipir with the density of tau neuropathology in the corresponding brain regions in a patient with early-onset Alzheimer disease caused by a PSEN1 mutation.

Association of Seizure Spread With Surgical Failure in Epilepsy

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JAMA Neurol. Published online December 3, 2018. doi:10.1001/jamaneurol.2018.4316

This cohort study examines the association of seizure spread with seizure recurrence after surgery in patients who underwent medial temporal resections for drug-resistant temporal lobe epilepsy.

Association of Cerebrospinal Fluid Neurofilament Light Protein Levels With Cognition in Patients With Dementia, Motor Neuron Disease, and Movement Disorders

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JAMA Neurol. Published online December 3, 2018. doi:10.1001/jamaneurol.2018.3746

This case-control study investigates cerebrospinal fluid levels of neurofilament light protein in participants with various forms of dementia, motor neuron disease, and movement disorders and controls, as determined by clinical and autopsy-definite criteria.

Association of Pallidal Neurostimulation and Outcome Predictors With X-linked Dystonia Parkinsonism

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JAMA Neurol. Published online December 3, 2018. doi:10.1001/jamaneurol.2018.3777

This cohort study describes the efficacy and safety of internal globus pallidus deep brain stimulation in Filipino patients with severe X-linked dystonia parkinsonism and predominant dystonia.

Observation

Aphasic Binary Reversals in Patients With Neurological Disease as a Barrier to Clinical Decision Making

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JAMA Neurol. Published online December 3, 2018. doi:10.1001/jamaneurol.2018.3790

This case series details 3 cases of a communication barrier called binary reversals in patients with the nonfluent-agramatic variant of primary progressive aphasia.

Comment & Response

Overlooked Implications of Disturbed Sleep in Traumatic Brain Injury

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JAMA Neurol. Published online December 3, 2018. doi:10.1001/jamaneurol.2018.3738

Neuropathology of Circadian Alterations in Parkinson Disease

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JAMA Neurol. Published online December 3, 2018. doi:10.1001/jamaneurol.2018.3755

Neuropathology of Circadian Alterations in Parkinson Disease—Reply

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JAMA Neurol. Published online December 3, 2018. doi:10.1001/jamaneurol.2018.3758
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JAMA Neurol. Published online December 3, 2018. doi:10.1001/jamaneurol.2018.3928
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