Category: Neurology

Mild Hearing Loss Linked To Brain Atrophy In Older Adults 0

Mild Hearing Loss Linked To Brain Atrophy In Older Adults

A new study by researchers from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania shows that declines in hearing ability may accelerate gray mater atrophy in auditory areas of the brain and...

P.04 Syncope or Seizure? A case of ictal asystole 0

P.04 Syncope or Seizure? A case of ictal asystole

We report a patient with ictal asystole in which the diagnosis took a long time to be confirmed despite early suspicion and investigation. Clinical features leading to suspicion and implications of this diagnosis are...

PET Tracers May Help Predict Alzheimer’s (CME/CE) 0

PET Tracers May Help Predict Alzheimer’s (CME/CE)

(MedPage Today) — An investigational PET tracer that highlights beta-amyloid plaques within the brain and another that quantifies neuronal activity in specific regions both showed promising results in clinical studies aimed at identifying patients...