The Neurology Podcast provides practical information for neurologists and clinicians to practice the best possible medicine for patients. Examining methods and findings in peer-reviewed journals, the show provides insights that impact clinical practice and patient care. Each week listeners may earn CME credits by completing online quizzes at neurology.org. From the journal Neurology and the American Academy of Neurology, providing education and expert analysis since 2007.
Blood tests for Alzheimer’s Disease; Subcortical involvement in TBI
In the first segment, Dr. Jeff Burns speaks with Dr. Michael Weiner about his New York Times article on blood tests for Alzheimer’s disease. Read the NYT article here: https://nyti.ms/3cKheMW. Next, Dr. David Lapides talks with Dr. Martin Monti about his Neurology Journal paper on subcortical involvement in traumatic brain injury.
Super-refractory status epilepticus; Neurologic sequela in sledding athletes
In the first segment, Dr. Jeffrey Ratliff talks with Dr. Elizabeth Matthews about her paper on super-refractory status epilepticus. In the second part of the podcast, Dr. Jason Crowell speaks with Matthew Futterman about hit New York Times article on neurologic sequela in sledding athletes. Read the NYT article here: https://nyti.ms/3mNBlhE.
Spotlight on CRISPR (Neurology Recall Special Report)
In honor of the recent Nobel Prize award for chemistry awarded to Emmanuelle Charpentier and Jennifer Doudna for their discovery of the CRISPR/Cas9 genetic scissors. This episode highlights past coverage of CRISPR.
Diagnosing arm tremor; Extracellular matrix protein in cervical artery dissection
In the first segment, Dr. Jeffrey Ratliff speaks with Dr. A.M. Madelein van der Stouwe about her Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Psychiatry article on diagnosing arm tremor. Read the article here: https://bit.ly/3iETrQD. In the second part of the podcast, Dr. Andrew Southerland talks with Dr. Michael Knoflach and Dr. Lukas Mayer about their paper discussing extracellular matrix protein in cervical artery dissection.
Profile of Prion disease – in both research and life, pt. 2; Ocrelizumab and vaccination in MS
In the first segment, Dr. Jason Crowell continues his discussion with Dr. Sonia Vallabh on a profile of prion disease, in the second part of a 2-part interview. Next, Dr. David Lapides talks with Dr. Amit Bar-Or about his paper discussing vaccine response in patients with MS.
Movement Disorder Emergencies (Neurology Recall October 2020)
In this month's replay of past episodes, we cover movement disorder emergencies, featuring discussion between podcast editors Dr. Jeffrey Ratliff and Dr. Jason Crowell, from July 13th and 20th. For discussion questions for your next journal club talk, go here.