A medical specialty concerned with the study of the structures, functions, and diseases of the nervous system.
A disorder whose predominant feature is a loss or alteration in physical functioning that suggests a physical disorder but that is actually a direct expression of a psychological conflict or need.
Philosophic formulations which are basic to psychoanalysis. Some of the conceptual theories developed were of the libido, repression, regression, transference, id, ego, superego, Oedipus Complex, etc.
Diseases of the central and peripheral nervous system. This includes disorders of the brain, spinal cord, cranial nerves, peripheral nerves, nerve roots, autonomic nervous system, neuromuscular junction, and muscle.
The period from about 5 to 7 years to adolescence when there is an apparent cessation of psychosexual development.
Historical term for a chronic, but fluctuating, disorder beginning in early life and characterized by recurrent and multiple somatic complaints not apparently due to physical illness. This diagnosis is not used in contemporary practice.
A disorder characterized by recurrent episodes of paroxysmal brain dysfunction due to a sudden, disorderly, and excessive neuronal discharge. Epilepsy classification systems are generally based upon: (1) clinical features of the seizure episodes (e.g., motor seizure), (2) etiology (e.g., post-traumatic), (3) anatomic site of seizure origin (e.g., frontal lobe seizure), (4) tendency to spread to other structures in the brain, and (5) temporal patterns (e.g., nocturnal epilepsy). (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p313)
Organic mental disorders in which there is impairment of the ability to maintain awareness of self and environment and to respond to environmental stimuli. Dysfunction of the cerebral hemispheres or brain stem RETICULAR FORMATION may result in this condition.
Assessment of sensory and motor responses and reflexes that is used to determine impairment of the nervous system.
Time period from 1801 through 1900 of the common era.
Individuals licensed to practice medicine.
Various conditions with the symptom of HEADACHE. Headache disorders are classified into major groups, such as PRIMARY HEADACHE DISORDERS (based on characteristics of their headache symptoms) and SECONDARY HEADACHE DISORDERS (based on their etiologies). (International Classification of Headache Disorders, 2nd ed. Cephalalgia 2004: suppl 1)
A group of pathological conditions characterized by sudden, non-convulsive loss of neurological function due to BRAIN ISCHEMIA or INTRACRANIAL HEMORRHAGES. Stroke is classified by the type of tissue NECROSIS, such as the anatomic location, vasculature involved, etiology, age of the affected individual, and hemorrhagic vs. non-hemorrhagic nature. (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, pp777-810)
Intracranial bleeding into the PUTAMEN, a BASAL GANGLIA nucleus. This is associated with HYPERTENSION and lipohyalinosis of small blood vessels in the putamen. Clinical manifestations vary with the size of hemorrhage, but include HEMIPARESIS; HEADACHE; and alterations of consciousness.
The practice of sending a patient to another program or practitioner for services or advice which the referring source is not prepared to provide.
A syndrome characterized by orofacial DYSTONIA; including BLEPHAROSPASM; forceful jaw opening; lip retraction; platysma muscle spasm; and tongue protrusion. It primarily affects older adults, with an incidence peak in the seventh decade of life. (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p108)
A reflex found in normal infants consisting of dorsiflexion of the HALLUX and abduction of the other TOES in response to cutaneous stimulation of the plantar surface of the FOOT. In adults, it is used as a diagnostic criterion, and if present is a NEUROLOGIC MANIFESTATION of dysfunction in the CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM.
The symptom of PAIN in the cranial region. It may be an isolated benign occurrence or manifestation of a wide variety of HEADACHE DISORDERS.
Time period from 1901 through 2000 of the common era.
Registered nurses who hold Master's degrees in nursing with an emphasis in clinical nursing and who function independently in coordinating plans for patient care.
Brief reversible episodes of focal, nonconvulsive ischemic dysfunction of the brain having a duration of less than 24 hours, and usually less than one hour, caused by transient thrombotic or embolic blood vessel occlusion or stenosis. Events may be classified by arterial distribution, temporal pattern, or etiology (e.g., embolic vs. thrombotic). (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, pp814-6)
The failure by the observer to measure or identify a phenomenon accurately, which results in an error. Sources for this may be due to the observer's missing an abnormality, or to faulty technique resulting in incorrect test measurement, or to misinterpretation of the data. Two varieties are inter-observer variation (the amount observers vary from one another when reporting on the same material) and intra-observer variation (the amount one observer varies between observations when reporting more than once on the same material).
Drugs used to prevent SEIZURES or reduce their severity.
Radiography of the central nervous system.
A symptom, not a disease, of a twisted neck. In most instances, the head is tipped toward one side and the chin rotated toward the other. The involuntary muscle contractions in the neck region of patients with torticollis can be due to congenital defects, trauma, inflammation, tumors, and neurological or other factors.
The scientific discipline concerned with the physiology of the nervous system.
A class of disabling primary headache disorders, characterized by recurrent unilateral pulsatile headaches. The two major subtypes are common migraine (without aura) and classic migraine (with aura or neurological symptoms). (International Classification of Headache Disorders, 2nd ed. Cephalalgia 2004: suppl 1)
Simulation of symptoms of illness or injury with intent to deceive in order to obtain a goal, e.g., a claim of physical illness to avoid jury duty.
A progressive, degenerative neurologic disease characterized by a TREMOR that is maximal at rest, retropulsion (i.e. a tendency to fall backwards), rigidity, stooped posture, slowness of voluntary movements, and a masklike facial expression. Pathologic features include loss of melanin containing neurons in the substantia nigra and other pigmented nuclei of the brainstem. LEWY BODIES are present in the substantia nigra and locus coeruleus but may also be found in a related condition (LEWY BODY DISEASE, DIFFUSE) characterized by dementia in combination with varying degrees of parkinsonism. (Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p1059, pp1067-75)
A spectrum of pathological conditions of impaired blood flow in the brain. They can involve vessels (ARTERIES or VEINS) in the CEREBRUM, the CEREBELLUM, and the BRAIN STEM. Major categories include INTRACRANIAL ARTERIOVENOUS MALFORMATIONS; BRAIN ISCHEMIA; CEREBRAL HEMORRHAGE; and others.
Accountability and responsibility to another, enforceable by civil or criminal sanctions.
Incorrect diagnoses after clinical examination or technical diagnostic procedures.
The expected function of a member of the medical profession.
Patterns of practice related to diagnosis and treatment as especially influenced by cost of the service requested and provided.
An antiepileptic agent related to the barbiturates; it is partly metabolized to PHENOBARBITAL in the body and owes some of its actions to this metabolite. Adverse effects are reported to be more frequent than with PHENOBARBITAL. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p309)
The compulsory portion of Medicare that is known as the Hospital Insurance Program. All persons 65 years and older who are entitled to benefits under the Old Age, Survivors, Disability and Health Insurance Program or railroad retirement, persons under the age of 65 who have been eligible for disability for more than two years, and insured workers (and their dependents) requiring renal dialysis or kidney transplantation are automatically enrolled in Medicare Part A.
Clinical or subclinical disturbances of cortical function due to a sudden, abnormal, excessive, and disorganized discharge of brain cells. Clinical manifestations include abnormal motor, sensory and psychic phenomena. Recurrent seizures are usually referred to as EPILEPSY or "seizure disorder."
An autoimmune disorder mainly affecting young adults and characterized by destruction of myelin in the central nervous system. Pathologic findings include multiple sharply demarcated areas of demyelination throughout the white matter of the central nervous system. Clinical manifestations include visual loss, extra-ocular movement disorders, paresthesias, loss of sensation, weakness, dysarthria, spasticity, ataxia, and bladder dysfunction. The usual pattern is one of recurrent attacks followed by partial recovery (see MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS, RELAPSING-REMITTING), but acute fulminating and chronic progressive forms (see MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS, CHRONIC PROGRESSIVE) also occur. (Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p903)
Conditions with HEADACHE symptom that can be attributed to a variety of causes including BRAIN VASCULAR DISORDERS; WOUNDS AND INJURIES; INFECTION; drug use or its withdrawal.
A surgical specialty concerned with the structure and function of the eye and the medical and surgical treatment of its defects and diseases.
Localized reduction of blood flow to brain tissue due to arterial obstruction or systemic hypoperfusion. This frequently occurs in conjunction with brain hypoxia (HYPOXIA, BRAIN). Prolonged ischemia is associated with BRAIN INFARCTION.
The statistical reproducibility of measurements (often in a clinical context), including the testing of instrumentation or techniques to obtain reproducible results. The concept includes reproducibility of physiological measurements, which may be used to develop rules to assess probability or prognosis, or response to a stimulus; reproducibility of occurrence of a condition; and reproducibility of experimental results.
A branch of psychology which investigates the correlation between experience or behavior and the basic neurophysiological processes. The term neuropsychology stresses the dominant role of the nervous system. It is a more narrowly defined field than physiological psychology or psychophysiology.
The medical science that deals with the origin, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of mental disorders.
Predetermined sets of questions used to collect data - clinical data, social status, occupational group, etc. The term is often applied to a self-completed survey instrument.
Inflammation of the optic nerve. Commonly associated conditions include autoimmune disorders such as MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS, infections, and granulomatous diseases. Clinical features include retro-orbital pain that is aggravated by eye movement, loss of color vision, and contrast sensitivity that may progress to severe visual loss, an afferent pupillary defect (Marcus-Gunn pupil), and in some instances optic disc hyperemia and swelling. Inflammation may occur in the portion of the nerve within the globe (neuropapillitis or anterior optic neuritis) or the portion behind the globe (retrobulbar neuritis or posterior optic neuritis).
An occupation limited in scope to a subsection of a broader field.
Care of patients by a multidisciplinary team usually organized under the leadership of a physician; each member of the team has specific responsibilities and the whole team contributes to the care of the patient.
Recurrent unilateral pulsatile headaches, not preceded or accompanied by an aura, in attacks lasting 4-72 hours. It is characterized by PAIN of moderate to severe intensity; aggravated by physical activity; and associated with NAUSEA and / or PHOTOPHOBIA and PHONOPHOBIA. (International Classification of Headache Disorders, 2nd ed. Cephalalgia 2004: suppl 1)
Pathologic conditions affecting the BRAIN, which is composed of the intracranial components of the CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM. This includes (but is not limited to) the CEREBRAL CORTEX; intracranial white matter; BASAL GANGLIA; THALAMUS; HYPOTHALAMUS; BRAIN STEM; and CEREBELLUM.
Persons who receive ambulatory care at an outpatient department or clinic without room and board being provided.
A subtype of migraine disorder, characterized by recurrent attacks of reversible neurological symptoms (aura) that precede or accompany the headache. Aura may include a combination of sensory disturbances, such as blurred VISION; HALLUCINATIONS; VERTIGO; NUMBNESS; and difficulty in concentrating and speaking. Aura is usually followed by features of the COMMON MIGRAINE, such as PHOTOPHOBIA; PHONOPHOBIA; and NAUSEA. (International Classification of Headache Disorders, 2nd ed. Cephalalgia 2004: suppl 1)
Observation of a population for a sufficient number of persons over a sufficient number of years to generate incidence or mortality rates subsequent to the selection of the study group.
Disorders of the special senses (i.e., VISION; HEARING; TASTE; and SMELL) or somatosensory system (i.e., afferent components of the PERIPHERAL NERVOUS SYSTEM).
Levels within a diagnostic group which are established by various measurement criteria applied to the seriousness of a patient's disorder.
Systematic gathering of data for a particular purpose from various sources, including questionnaires, interviews, observation, existing records, and electronic devices. The process is usually preliminary to statistical analysis of the data.
A specialty concerned with the use of x-ray and other forms of radiant energy in the diagnosis and treatment of disease.
Attitudes of personnel toward their patients, other professionals, toward the medical care system, etc.
The largest country in North America, comprising 10 provinces and three territories. Its capital is Ottawa.
Studies used to test etiologic hypotheses in which inferences about an exposure to putative causal factors are derived from data relating to characteristics of persons under study or to events or experiences in their past. The essential feature is that some of the persons under study have the disease or outcome of interest and their characteristics are compared with those of unaffected persons.
A group of disorders characterized by physical symptoms that are affected by emotional factors and involve a single organ system, usually under AUTONOMIC NERVOUS SYSTEM control. (American Psychiatric Glossary, 1988)
The excision of the thickened, atheromatous tunica intima of a carotid artery.
Tomography using x-ray transmission and a computer algorithm to reconstruct the image.
Non-invasive method of demonstrating internal anatomy based on the principle that atomic nuclei in a strong magnetic field absorb pulses of radiofrequency energy and emit them as radiowaves which can be reconstructed into computerized images. The concept includes proton spin tomographic techniques.
Acquired and inherited conditions that feature DYSTONIA as a primary manifestation of disease. These disorders are generally divided into generalized dystonias (e.g., dystonia musculorum deformans) and focal dystonias (e.g., writer's cramp). They are also classified by patterns of inheritance and by age of onset.
The voluntary portion of Medicare, known as the Supplementary Medical Insurance (SMI) Program, that includes physician's services, home health care, medical services, outpatient hospital services, and laboratory, pathology, and radiology services. All persons entitled to Medicare Part A may enroll in Medicare Part B on a monthly premium basis.
Agents used in the treatment of Parkinson's disease. The most commonly used drugs act on the dopaminergic system in the striatum and basal ganglia or are centrally acting muscarinic antagonists.
Health care services provided to patients on an ambulatory basis, rather than by admission to a hospital or other health care facility. The services may be a part of a hospital, augmenting its inpatient services, or may be provided at a free-standing facility.
An acquired organic mental disorder with loss of intellectual abilities of sufficient severity to interfere with social or occupational functioning. The dysfunction is multifaceted and involves memory, behavior, personality, judgment, attention, spatial relations, language, abstract thought, and other executive functions. The intellectual decline is usually progressive, and initially spares the level of consciousness.
The utilization of drugs as reported in individual hospital studies, FDA studies, marketing, or consumption, etc. This includes drug stockpiling, and patient drug profiles.
Bleeding into one or both CEREBRAL HEMISPHERES including the BASAL GANGLIA and the CEREBRAL CORTEX. It is often associated with HYPERTENSION and CRANIOCEREBRAL TRAUMA.
Recording of electric currents developed in the brain by means of electrodes applied to the scalp, to the surface of the brain, or placed within the substance of the brain.
Services specifically designed, staffed, and equipped for the emergency care of patients.
Disease having a short and relatively severe course.
Fibrinolysin or agents that convert plasminogen to FIBRINOLYSIN.
Statistical measures of utilization and other aspects of the provision of health care services including hospitalization and ambulatory care.
Evaluation undertaken to assess the results or consequences of management and procedures used in combating disease in order to determine the efficacy, effectiveness, safety, and practicability of these interventions in individual cases or series.
The interactions between physician and patient.
Syndromes which feature DYSKINESIAS as a cardinal manifestation of the disease process. Included in this category are degenerative, hereditary, post-infectious, medication-induced, post-inflammatory, and post-traumatic conditions.
The part of CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM that is contained within the skull (CRANIUM). Arising from the NEURAL TUBE, the embryonic brain is comprised of three major parts including PROSENCEPHALON (the forebrain); MESENCEPHALON (the midbrain); and RHOMBENCEPHALON (the hindbrain). The developed brain consists of CEREBRUM; CEREBELLUM; and other structures in the BRAIN STEM.
A medical specialty concerned with maintaining health and providing medical care to children from birth to adolescence.
The terms, expressions, designations, or symbols used in a particular science, discipline, or specialized subject area.
The total number of cases of a given disease in a specified population at a designated time. It is differentiated from INCIDENCE, which refers to the number of new cases in the population at a given time.
Narrowing or stricture of any part of the CAROTID ARTERIES, most often due to atherosclerotic plaque formation. Ulcerations may form in atherosclerotic plaques and induce THROMBUS formation. Platelet or cholesterol emboli may arise from stenotic carotid lesions and induce a TRANSIENT ISCHEMIC ATTACK; CEREBROVASCULAR ACCIDENT; or temporary blindness (AMAUROSIS FUGAX). (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, pp 822-3)
A PREDNISOLONE derivative with similar anti-inflammatory action.
The return of a sign, symptom, or disease after a remission.
Binary classification measures to assess test results. Sensitivity or recall rate is the proportion of true positives. Specificity is the probability of correctly determining the absence of a condition. (From Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 2d ed)
A proteolytic enzyme in the serine protease family found in many tissues which converts PLASMINOGEN to FIBRINOLYSIN. It has fibrin-binding activity and is immunologically different from UROKINASE-TYPE PLASMINOGEN ACTIVATOR. The primary sequence, composed of 527 amino acids, is identical in both the naturally occurring and synthetic proteases.
The formation of an area of NECROSIS in the CEREBRUM caused by an insufficiency of arterial or venous blood flow. Infarcts of the cerebrum are generally classified by hemisphere (i.e., left vs. right), lobe (e.g., frontal lobe infarction), arterial distribution (e.g., INFARCTION, ANTERIOR CEREBRAL ARTERY), and etiology (e.g., embolic infarction).
Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.
Studies in which individuals or populations are followed to assess the outcome of exposures, procedures, or effects of a characteristic, e.g., occurrence of disease.
An aspect of personal behavior or lifestyle, environmental exposure, or inborn or inherited characteristic, which, on the basis of epidemiologic evidence, is known to be associated with a health-related condition considered important to prevent.
The capability to perform acceptably those duties directly related to patient care.
A medical specialty concerned with the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the internal organ systems of adults.
Disturbances in mental processes related to learning, thinking, reasoning, and judgment.
The age, developmental stage, or period of life at which a disease or the initial symptoms or manifestations of a disease appear in an individual.
In screening and diagnostic tests, the probability that a person with a positive test is a true positive (i.e., has the disease), is referred to as the predictive value of a positive test; whereas, the predictive value of a negative test is the probability that the person with a negative test does not have the disease. Predictive value is related to the sensitivity and specificity of the test.
The presence of co-existing or additional diseases with reference to an initial diagnosis or with reference to the index condition that is the subject of study. Comorbidity may affect the ability of affected individuals to function and also their survival; it may be used as a prognostic indicator for length of hospital stay, cost factors, and outcome or survival.
The number of new cases of a given disease during a given period in a specified population. It also is used for the rate at which new events occur in a defined population. It is differentiated from PREVALENCE, which refers to all cases, new or old, in the population at a given time.
Use of infusions of FIBRINOLYTIC AGENTS to destroy or dissolve thrombi in blood vessels or bypass grafts.
Determination of the degree of a physical, mental, or emotional handicap. The diagnosis is applied to legal qualification for benefits and income under disability insurance and to eligibility for Social Security and workmen's compensation benefits.
A country in western Europe bordered by the Atlantic Ocean, the English Channel, the Mediterranean Sea, and the countries of Belgium, Germany, Italy, Spain, Switzerland, the principalities of Andorra and Monaco, and by the duchy of Luxembourg. Its capital is Paris.
Studies in which subsets of a defined population are identified. These groups may or may not be exposed to factors hypothesized to influence the probability of the occurrence of a particular disease or other outcome. Cohorts are defined populations which, as a whole, are followed in an attempt to determine distinguishing subgroup characteristics.
Any visual display of structural or functional patterns of organs or tissues for diagnostic evaluation. It includes measuring physiologic and metabolic responses to physical and chemical stimuli, as well as ultramicroscopy.
Tests designed to assess neurological function associated with certain behaviors. They are used in diagnosing brain dysfunction or damage and central nervous system disorders or injury.
Country located in EUROPE. It is bordered by the NORTH SEA, BELGIUM, and GERMANY. Constituent areas are Aruba, Curacao, Sint Maarten, formerly included in the NETHERLANDS ANTILLES.
The prediction or projection of the nature of future problems or existing conditions based upon the extrapolation or interpretation of existing scientific data or by the application of scientific methodology.
Directions or principles presenting current or future rules of policy for assisting health care practitioners in patient care decisions regarding diagnosis, therapy, or related clinical circumstances. The guidelines may be developed by government agencies at any level, institutions, professional societies, governing boards, or by the convening of expert panels. The guidelines form a basis for the evaluation of all aspects of health care and delivery.
The interaction of two or more persons or organizations directed toward a common goal which is mutually beneficial. An act or instance of working or acting together for a common purpose or benefit, i.e., joint action. (From Random House Dictionary Unabridged, 2d ed)
Studies in which the presence or absence of disease or other health-related variables are determined in each member of the study population or in a representative sample at one particular time. This contrasts with LONGITUDINAL STUDIES which are followed over a period of time.
The confinement of a patient in a hospital.
Works about pre-planned studies of the safety, efficacy, or optimum dosage schedule (if appropriate) of one or more diagnostic, therapeutic, or prophylactic drugs, devices, or techniques selected according to predetermined criteria of eligibility and observed for predefined evidence of favorable and unfavorable effects. This concept includes clinical trials conducted both in the U.S. and in other countries.
A systematic collection of factual data pertaining to health and disease in a human population within a given geographic area.
Statistical interpretation and description of a population with reference to distribution, composition, or structure.
Small-scale tests of methods and procedures to be used on a larger scale if the pilot study demonstrates that these methods and procedures can work.
Knowledge, attitudes, and associated behaviors which pertain to health-related topics such as PATHOLOGIC PROCESSES or diseases, their prevention, and treatment. This term refers to non-health workers and health workers (HEALTH PERSONNEL).
A characteristic symptom complex.
The worsening of a disease over time. This concept is most often used for chronic and incurable diseases where the stage of the disease is an important determinant of therapy and prognosis.
Research aimed at assessing the quality and effectiveness of health care as measured by the attainment of a specified end result or outcome. Measures include parameters such as improved health, lowered morbidity or mortality, and improvement of abnormal states (such as elevated blood pressure).
Age as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or the effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from AGING, a physiological process, and TIME FACTORS which refers only to the passage of time.
A medical specialty concerned with the provision of continuing, comprehensive primary health care for the entire family.
Agents that prevent clotting.
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  • My daughter was diagnosed by a pediatric neurologist who we already had contact with. (dailystrength.org)
  • What is a Pediatric Neurologist? (wisegeek.com)
  • The word pediatric comes from the Greek word for child, and a pediatric neurologist, also called a specialist in Child Neurology, has a practice that is focused on the treatment of infants and children. (wisegeek.com)
  • The training for a pediatric neurologist who trains as a neurosurgeon - like the training for any neurosurgical specialty - is the longest of any specialty, at least in the United States. (wisegeek.com)
  • During diagnosis as well as during surgery, a pediatric neurosurgeon may use a variety of different imaging techniques, including CT (Computed Tomography), MEG (Magnetoencephalography), MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging), and PET (Positron Emission Tomography).The pediatric neurologist may also be primarily involved in research. (wisegeek.com)
  • Pediatric neurologists often team with other doctors, either when their patients' diagnoses are at the juncture of two or more medical specialties or when there is a primary care physician - in the case of children, a pediatrician - who should have a role in treatment. (wisegeek.com)
  • A pediatric neurologist may also provide prenatal counseling. (wisegeek.com)
  • Pediatric neurologists treat neurological disease in children. (phys.org)
  • Related specialties include neurosurgeons, who perform operations on the nervous system, and pediatric neurologists, who specialize in nervous-system disorders of children. (lifescript.com)
  • Some neurologists may also go on to specialize in pediatric neurology, focusing on nervous system disorders in children. (lifescript.com)
  • Turning to molecular genetics, the Baylor pediatric neurologist and geneticist works to discover the biological basis for the rare neurological diseases she sees in her patients. (the-scientist.com)
  • Dr. Ruhoy is a board-certified neurologist practicing integrative pediatric and adult neurology in Seattle. (mindbodygreen.com)
  • Dayton Children's is recruiting for pediatric neurologists with interest in headaches and epilepsy to help support and lead our efforts to build centers of excellence for headache and epilepsy. (childrensdayton.org)
  • A child or pediatric neurologist treats the one in six children who will have problems with their nervous system. (verywellhealth.com)
  • Americans with brain diseases such as Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease or multiple sclerosis (MS) who need to see a neurologist may face longer wait times or have more difficulty finding a neurologist, according to a new study published in the April 17, 2013, online issue of Neurology®, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology. (redorbit.com)
  • Most neurologists complete neurology fellowship(s) to sub-specialize in the treatment of epilepsy, multiple sclerosis and movement disorders, to name a few. (memorialhermann.org)
  • A neurologist is a doctor with specialized training in diagnosing, treating and managing disorders of the brain and nervous system such as stroke, Alzheimer's disease, epilepsy, Parkinson's disease, autism and multiple sclerosis. (eurekalert.org)
  • Vivacare provides patient education content for physicians in over 14 medical specialties and is used by over 1000 neurologists to deliver information regarding Alzheimer's disease, epilepsy, multiple sclerosis, Parkinson's disease, stroke and other neurological disorders. (prweb.com)
  • Joseph R. Berger (born April 14, 1951) is an American internist and neurologist who is known for his research interests in progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy (PML), the neurological complications of HIV/AIDS, multiple sclerosis, and other inflammatory disorders of the brain. (wikipedia.org)
  • Patients at BWH may consult with a neurologist at many locations throughout the greater Boston area, including our main campus in Boston, at Faulkner Hospital in Jamaica Plain, at the Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Center, at Brigham and Women's/Mass General Health Care Center in Foxborough, at Partners Multiple Sclerosis Center in Brookline, and at South Shore Hospital or South Shore Neurology Associates in South Weymouth. (brighamandwomens.org)
  • Would You Recommend Your Neurologist for Multiple Sclerosis? (everydayhealth.com)
  • The Multiple Sclerosis International Federation has named UC San Francisco neurologist Stephen L. Hauser , MD, the winner of its 2013 Charcot award, the top international prize for multiple sclerosis (MS) research. (ucsf.edu)
  • People who have autoimmune diseases that affect the nervous system, such as multiple sclerosis , may work with a neurologist. (verywellhealth.com)
  • Find a Neurologist in Allentown, PA to treat afflictions of the nervous system. (wellness.com)
  • Find a neurologist near you in Charlotte that fits your health needs. (healthline.com)
  • Patients can locate enrolled neurologists in their community through Vivacare's Find a Neurologist Directory. (prweb.com)
  • Enter your zip code to try and find a Neurologist nearby. (sharecare.com)
  • It's not your imagination if you think it's getting harder to see or find a neurologist. (harvard.edu)
  • Neurologists help people who have epilepsy (seizures), severe headaches, trouble moving their arms or legs, and many other problems that can affect the nervous system. (kidshealth.org)
  • Dr. Nabeela Nasir, a neurologist who specializes in sleep disorders and epilepsy, has joined Loyola University Health System. (dailypress.com)
  • Vivacare.com provides leading neurologists with new in-depth patient education tools for their epilepsy patients in honor of Epilepsy Awareness Month. (prweb.com)
  • Our neurologists are board certified to evaluate and treat general neurological concerns in addition to specialized conditions like Parkinson's disease, myasthenia gravis, epilepsy and migraines. (virtua.org)
  • The program is led by experienced Penn neurologists who are recognized leaders in the research, diagnosis, and medical and surgical treatments for epilepsy. (virtua.org)
  • Yahoo Finance spoke to Dr. Susan M. Lippmann and Dr. William E. Rosenfeld, neurologists and co-directors at the Comprehensive Epilepsy Care Center for Children and Adults in St. Louis, Mo. (yahoo.com)
  • Neurologist Oliver Sacks is famous for his case studies of people with neurological disorders that cause unusual problems with perception. (npr.org)
  • Neurologist and writer Oliver Sacks has spent his career examining patients struggling to survive with a wide range of neurological conditions: Tourette's syndrome, autism, Parkinson's, musical hallucinations, Alzheimer's disease and phantom-limb syndrome. (npr.org)
  • A new documentary about Oliver Sacks, the neurologist and best-selling author, will begin streaming on Wednesday. (npr.org)
  • Neurologists are the physicians best suited to care for the one in six people currently affected by neurological disease. (redorbit.com)
  • Neurologists are physicians who are responsible for all aspects of patients' neurological care, including examination, diagnosis, and referral. (payscale.com)
  • Neurologists are physicians that specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of neurological disorders or diseases related to the brain, spinal cord, and the central and peripheral nervous system. (memorialhermann.org)
  • All neurologists on our panel are board-certified or board-eligible physicians who have completed medical school and residency training in neurology. (memorialhermann.org)
  • The neurologist is often the primary physician but also serves as a consultant to other physicians and may render all levels of care, including the continuing care of outpatients and/or inpatients. (medicinenet.com)
  • Jobs for physicians, including neurologists, are expected to increase 20 per cent between 2008 and 2018, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. (ehow.co.uk)
  • For an appointment with an OU Physicians neurologist, call (405) 271-3635. (oumedicine.com)
  • Patients seeking a neurologist can find world-class physicians and state-of-the-art care at Brigham and Women's Hospital (BWH) in Boston. (brighamandwomens.org)
  • You may also use the Find a Doctor feature on the BWH website to search for a neurologist near you, as well as physicians with other specialties such as neurosurgery and treatment of Alzheimer's disease symptoms , or to identify a neurologist who can to administer an EMG test . (brighamandwomens.org)
  • Neurology for the Non-Neurologist, sixth edition is a practical guide for primary care physicians, psychiatrists, and other non-neurologist clinicians who encounter patients with neurologic problems. (ovid.com)
  • Norwich-based neurologist Anthony Alessi has been named ringside physician of the year by the American Association of Professional Ringside Physicians. (norwichbulletin.com)
  • We want Congress to act now to help alleviate this shortage at a time when baby boomers are aging and the number of people with Alzheimer's disease is expected to triple by 2050," said Timothy A. Pedley, MD, FAAN, President of the American Academy of Neurology, the world's largest association of neurologists. (redorbit.com)
  • The American Academy of Neurology is the world's largest association of neurologists and neuroscience professionals, with 32,000 members. (newswise.com)
  • Difference Between a Neurologist and a Neurosurgeon? (medhelp.org)
  • Alternatively, a neurologist may be a neurosurgeon , a specialist in operations on the nerves, brain, and spinal cord . (wisegeek.com)
  • What are the differences between neurologists and neurosurgeons? (lifescript.com)
  • Every neurologist at BWH is also a faculty member at Harvard Medical School, where they teach and train many of the nation's future neurologists, neurosurgeons, neuro-oncologists, psychiatrists and other specialists. (brighamandwomens.org)
  • from all over the world to our upcoming conference entitled 18th Global Neurologists Annual Meeting on Neurology and Neurosurgery, to be held in the historic city of Athens, Greece with generous support of distinguished neurologists and neurosurgeons, renowned figures in the field of neurosciences. (onlineprnews.com)
  • Symptoms that commonly require a neurologist are coordination problems, a change in sensation, confusion, muscle weakness and dizziness. (ipl.org)
  • Should We Take My Dad to a Neurologist for Alzheimer's Dizziness? (caring.com)
  • Should he be referred to a neurologist at this point for Alzheimer's dizziness, as he seems to be slowly getting worse? (caring.com)
  • A neurologist is a medical doctor who specializes in treating diseases of the nervous system . (healthline.com)
  • A Neurologist is a highly trained medical professional that specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the brain as well as impairment of the spinal cord, autonomic nervous system, peripheral nerves, muscles and blood vessels. (datacaptive.com)
  • German neurologist who related nerve diseases to specific areas of the brain . (britannica.com)
  • It is therefore vital that they have access to neurologists who are specially trained in treating brain diseases. (redorbit.com)
  • Due to the complex nature of the nervous system, many neurologists focus on treating certain populations of people or people with specific neurological diseases. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Neurologists can use the results of an EMG to diagnose neuromuscular diseases, such as myasthenia gravis and ALS. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Vascular neurologists diagnose and treat many cerebrovascular diseases and events, including stroke, brain aneurysm , and spinal cord hemorrhage. (healthgrades.com)
  • A neurologist may be a physician who specializes in neurology, devoting his or her time to researching or to diagnosing and treating neurological diseases. (wisegeek.com)
  • The specialist doctors who treat patients suffering from these diseases and disorders are called neurologists. (phys.org)
  • Neurologists can diagnose autoimmune connective tissue diseases but rheumatologists are internists who are trained to diagnose and treat them and are usually a better choice. (healingwell.com)
  • The Neurologist is a peer-reviewed medical journal, which publishes articles related to neurological diseases, with a focus on clinical aspects. (wikipedia.org)
  • A neurologist can prescribe medicines to treat diseases or may refer a person to another specialist if needed. (rushcopley.com)
  • A BWH neurologist can provide of diagnosis and treatment for the entire spectrum of neurological diseases. (brighamandwomens.org)
  • You have very long wait times to see a neurologist, especially for chronic diseases like dementia, and you have huge shortages of specialists to treat people with stroke," says Dr. Lee Schwamm, a Harvard Medical School neurology professor. (harvard.edu)
  • A neurologist is a doctor with specialized training in diagnosing and treating diseases of the brain, spinal cord, peripheral nerves, and muscles. (verywellhealth.com)
  • Dr. Randall is a board-certified clinical neurophysiologist and neurologist, highly skilled in the treatment of neuromuscular diseases and conditions, with a special focus on Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), Gullain-Barre Syndrome (GBS), Muscular Dystrophy , Myasthenia Gravis, Myopathy and Peripheral Neuropathy. (chicagotribune.com)
  • Previous studies have shown that the average wait times to see a neurologist are increasing. (redorbit.com)
  • In one particular article (provision) concerning directives in case of END STAGE DEMENTIA, the Declarant (the person whom the living will affects) directs an attending physician AND either 1) a board certified psychiatrist, 2) a consulting neurologist, or 3) neuro-surgeon, to certify when and if the Declarant in fact suffers from an end-stage dementia as defined in another provision. (medhelp.org)
  • Most of the time, a primary care doctor refers patients to a neurologist if they have symptoms that indicate a neurological condition. (verywellhealth.com)
  • Hispanic people were 40 percent less likely to see an outpatient neurologist than whites, and blacks were nearly 30 percent less likely to see an outpatient neurologist than whites, even after adjusting for other factors that could affect access to care, such as income, health status, and whether they had insurance. (newswise.com)
  • As the NFL and the NFLPA sort out the events culminating in Browns quarterback Colt McCoy returning to a game only two plays after suffering a concussion, multiple members of the Browns believe that, in the future, the best way to prevent a repeat of the incident would be to have an independent neurologist present and available on the sidelines during games. (nbcsports.com)
  • Browns linebacker Scott Fujita, also a member of the NFLPA Executive Committee, has said that he intends to ask the union to push for the presence of an independent neurologist. (nbcsports.com)
  • If you give an independent neurologist just one thing to look for on both sides, then he can just focus on exactly that. (nbcsports.com)
  • A rule that would prevent a player in that situation from returning to action until cleared by an independent neurologist would help eliminate media and fan suspicion that the team's official diagnosis - "dirt on the face" and, later, having the "wind knocked out of him" - was aimed at concealing the possibility that a concussion had been suffered. (nbcsports.com)
  • Well-known Boca Raton neurologist Dr. Stuart Isaacson is recruiting people 50 to 85 with a diagnosis of Lewy Body Dementia with visual hallucinations for a clinical trial of a possible new treatment with an existing drug. (sun-sentinel.com)
  • A neurologist is a physician who specializes in neurology, and is trained to investigate, or diagnose and treat neurological disorders. (phys.org)
  • Bobker most recently worked as a neurologist for Central Maine Healthcare, but a spokeswoman for the health system said Monday that he is no longer employed there. (pressherald.com)
  • David Perlmutter, a renowned neurologist and president of the Perlmutter Health Center in Naples, Florida, says there's a close relationship between lifestyle, our modern diet and dementia. (news.com.au)
  • Neurologists diagnose and treat disorders of the central nervous system such as headache, seizure, stroke, dementia and Parkinson's disease. (oumedicine.com)
  • In the novel 'One Hundred Years of Solitude,' Colombian author and Nobel prize winner Gabriel García Márquez perceptively depicted collective semantic dementia almost 30 years before the syndrome was recognized by neurologists. (opednews.com)
  • Neurologists familiar with García Márquez' works recently observed that the symptoms portrayed in the novel closely resemble that of semantic dementia (SD). (opednews.com)
  • Miller is a leading behavioral neurologist who has focused on the behavioral and emotional deficits of dementia patients, as well as the creative gifts that emerge in some patients with frontotemporal dementia. (opednews.com)
  • Because the nervous system is complex, a neurologist may specialize in a specific area. (healthline.com)
  • Becoming a Neurologist can be quite rewarding as well as a great career with many advantages to advance and specialize in other areas. (hubpages.com)
  • Neurologists are medical professionals who specialize in diagnosing and treating conditions that affect the nervous system. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Some neurologists go on to further specialize in nervous system disorders one part of the body, such as the spine, or complete a residency in neurosurgery. (lifescript.com)
  • Neurologists typically spend more than a dozen years in training, completing four years of college, four years of medical school, typically a year-long internship and three or more years in a neurology residency program. (lifescript.com)
  • The findings are being released as nearly 150 neurologists will descend on Capitol Hill next Tuesday, April 23, 2013, to encourage Congress to protect patients' access to neurologists and ensure there will be care for the one in six Americans currently affected by brain disease. (redorbit.com)
  • Neurologists are doctors who specialise in treating disorders of the brain and nervous system. (ehow.co.uk)
  • Neurologists work with adults and children who have brain or nervous system disorders. (ehow.co.uk)
  • Neurologists treat neurological conditions, which are problems that affect the brain, spinal cord, and nerves. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Neurologists use electroencephalograms (EEG) to measure and record electrical activity in the brain. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • He said these drugs connected with the reason he wanted to be a neurologist, which was to study how the brain embodies consciousness and the self to understand its amazing powers of perception and distortion. (npr.org)
  • Vascular neurologists may also be known by the following names: brain blood vessel doctor, stroke specialist, brain doctor, and brain specialist. (healthgrades.com)
  • Neurologists diagnose, treat, and manage disorders related to the brain and central nervous system. (healthline.com)
  • Neurologists are doctors who diagnose and treat disorders of the nervous system, including the brain, nerves and spinal cord. (lifescript.com)
  • The efforts of this multidisciplinary group of neurologists and scientists have contributed to our understanding of neurological disease mechanisms and to the development of advanced treatment for brain disorders. (brighamandwomens.org)
  • Cognitive care, or face-to-face time with neurologists, is undervalued by the current Medicare payment system and neurologists participating in next Tuesday's Neurology on the Hill will be asking for fair reimbursement for face-to-face care of neurology patients. (redorbit.com)
  • Our study found that long wait times for patients to see a neurologist and difficulty finding neurologists to fill vacant positions are adding to the current national shortfall. (redorbit.com)
  • Online PR News - 28-February-2014 - Beloit - February 12, 2014 Dr. Javaid Iqbal, Neurologist, is now seeing patients at Beloit Clinic. (onlineprnews.com)
  • Neurologists interview patients to learn about their specific symptoms and medical histories. (ehow.co.uk)
  • ST. PAUL, MN- Orla Hardiman, MD, a neurologist with the Irish Institute of Clinical Neuroscience, was selected as the American Academy of Neurology's first Palatucci Advocacy Leader of the Year for her work to improve national services for neurological patients. (eurekalert.org)
  • Neurologists identified the following critical issues facing neurologists and patient care: Medicare payments, medical liability reform, neurological workforce shortages (particularly child neurologists), protecting time with patients, funding for research and treatment, drug costs, and lack of patient access to health care. (eurekalert.org)
  • Vivacare's goal is to help neurologists help their patients", said Mark Becker, M.D., pediatrician and President of Vivacare. (prweb.com)
  • Neurologists evaluate patients to determine the causes of pain, seizures, confusion and other neurological conditions. (virtua.org)
  • At BWH, each neurologist is part of a collaborative team that provides patients with all the care they need in a single location, delivering a greater measure of safety, convenience and satisfaction. (brighamandwomens.org)
  • Your BWH neurologist has access to the largest neuroscience intensive care unit New England, to state-of-the-art facilities that are designed to accommodate patients with physical limitations, and to researchers whose work has advanced the understanding and treatment of a variety of neurological disorders. (brighamandwomens.org)
  • The long-term use of opioids may not, in the net, be beneficial even in patients with more severe pain conditions, including sickle-cell disease, destructive rheumatoid arthritis and severe neuropathic pain, the American Academy of Neurologists opined in a new position statement released Wednesday. (latimes.com)
  • When neurologists first see patients, they usually conduct a complete physical examination paying special attention to how the person's nerves are working. (ubc.ca)
  • Many neurologists choose to treat only certain populations of patients or specific conditions. (verywellhealth.com)
  • Neurologists treat problems including seizures, Parkinson's disease, tremors, headaches and peripheral nerve problems such as numbness and burning. (lifescript.com)
  • Virtua neurologists will be able to continuously monitor seizure activity to fine tune treatments and medication to minimize seizures and side effects. (virtua.org)
  • If you're feeling really helpful, add your neurologist to this doctor and hospital rating and search tool so that everyone can benefit from your recommendation. (everydayhealth.com)
  • Your neurologist may help you manage your symptoms and neurological disorder alone, or with your primary care physician and other specialists. (healthline.com)
  • Learn how neurologists, psychologists, and other specialists and help. (healthline.com)
  • I have been in crisis numerous times in the past four years and have several neurologists, none of which are MG specialists. (dailystrength.org)
  • Neurologists work with other specialists to diagnose and treat medical conditions that are neurologically-based. (ubc.ca)
  • Since different disorders can have similar symptoms, your neurologist may need more testing to make a diagnosis. (healthline.com)
  • Your symptoms sound serious to me so go see your neurologist and put your mind at rest. (dailystrength.org)
  • The book begins with overviews of neurologic symptoms, the neurologic examination, diagnostic tests, and neuroradiology, and then covers the full range of neurologic disorders that non-neurologists encounter. (ovid.com)
  • A doctor who specializes in neurology is called a neurologist. (rochester.edu)
  • Neurologists manage and treat neurological conditions, or problems with the nervous system. (healthline.com)
  • Neurologists may recommend a variety of procedures to help diagnose or treat a condition. (healthline.com)
  • What can Neurologist Treat? (hubpages.com)
  • In this article, we discuss what neurologists do, including the types of conditions that they treat, the procedures they perform, and when a person might see this specialist. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Neurologists perform a range of different tests and procedures to diagnose and treat neurological conditions. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Neurologists can also use a lumbar puncture to treat conditions that affect the spinal cord. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • A Neurologist is an medical doctor or osteopath who diagnose or treats nervous system disorders. (hubpages.com)
  • A neurologist specializes in the medical treatment of nervous system disorders but, does not operate. (lifescript.com)
  • Neurologists are a key audience for outreach pertaining to pharmaceuticals, recruitment services, practice software, medical equipment and supplies, medical publication subscriptions etc. (datacaptive.com)
  • A general practice doctor might make a referral to a neurologist if they believe that an individual shows signs of a neurological problem. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • The Department of Neurology at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN, is seeking a Neurologist with Headache Medicine expertise to join our practice. (aftercollege.com)
  • The role of the outside neurologist is to guide the treatment and return-to-activity decisions of a player removed from play or practice with a concussion. (nbcsports.com)
  • The player cannot return to practice or play until clear by the neurologist. (nbcsports.com)
  • A vascular neurologist is a neurologist specializing in vascular abnormalities such as stroke. (memorialhermann.org)
  • Virtua neurologists are experts in determining the causes of stroke, managing side effects and rehabilitation, and minimizing the risks of having another. (virtua.org)
  • You might see a neurologist if you have difficult to manage stroke risk factors, are seen in the hospital within a few hours of having a stroke, have an unexplained stroke, have recurrent strokes, or have unusual effects of a stroke. (verywellhealth.com)
  • The neurologist will often perform and interpret tests that relate to the nervous system or muscles. (medicinenet.com)
  • A neurologist can use electromyography (EMG) to assess how well a person's muscles respond to electrical stimulation from motor neurons, which are specialized nerves that control muscle movement. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Dr Abraham Kurian is a physician/neurologist who has specialised in Clinical Neurophysiology which include study of peripheral nerves and muscles using specialised techniques such as electromyography and nerve conduction studies to help make a diagnosis. (spirehealthcare.com)
  • This procedure can help your neurologist diagnose myasthenia gravis. (healthline.com)
  • A neurologist can use a blood test called a Tensilon test to diagnose myasthenia gravis. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • What Does A Vascular Neurologist Do? (memorialhermann.org)
  • All vascular neurologists in our directory are board-eligible or board-certified in neurology and have completed a neurology residency and an endovascular neurology fellowship. (memorialhermann.org)
  • A vascular neurologist specializes in caring for people with cerebrovascular problems. (healthgrades.com)
  • Vascular neurologists are also experts in preventing and reducing complications and disability from cerebrovascular problems. (healthgrades.com)
  • During your first appointment with a neurologist, they will likely perform a physical exam and a neurological exam. (healthline.com)
  • At my last appointment, I told my neurologist that I wasn\'t prepared to call the incident that left me talking like a cross between Porky Pig and William Shatner a seizure, and that such a label could only be used by him. (dailystrength.org)
  • To schedule an appointment with a BWH neurologist, please call 1-800-294-9999 or fill out an online request appointment form . (brighamandwomens.org)
  • The American Academy of Neurology, an association of more than 18,000 neurologists and neuroscience professionals, is dedicated to improving patient care through education and research. (eurekalert.org)
  • Neurologists can be board-certified by the Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, which is recognized by the American Board of Medical Specialties. (rushcopley.com)
  • According to PayScale, neurologists could expect to earn between £80,880 and £146,266 per year as of July 2010. (ehow.co.uk)
  • Your neurologist may use a lumbar puncture to test your spinal fluid. (healthline.com)
  • A neurologist can use a lumbar puncture to collect a sample of spinal fluid. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • A neurologist is a doctor who studies the nervous system. (kidshealth.org)
  • The average salary for a Physician / Doctor, Neurologist is $218,546. (payscale.com)
  • Is Physician / Doctor, Neurologist your job title? (payscale.com)
  • An entry-level Physician / Doctor, Neurologist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $201,992 based on 41 salaries. (payscale.com)
  • An early career Physician / Doctor, Neurologist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $207,729 based on 208 salaries. (payscale.com)
  • A mid-career Physician / Doctor, Neurologist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $223,598 based on 117 salaries. (payscale.com)
  • An experienced Physician / Doctor, Neurologist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $222,201 based on 108 salaries. (payscale.com)
  • Employees with Physician / Doctor, Neurologist in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 12.6% more than the national average. (payscale.com)
  • Employees with Physician / Doctor, Neurologist in their job title in Chicago, Illinois earn an average of 19.6% more than the national average. (payscale.com)
  • I would definitely recommend this Doctor and office to anyone who asked for a neurologist recommendation. (zocdoc.com)
  • This book is the only guide to the art of achieving optimal doctor patient interaction and communication, which are essential to the practicing neurologist. (ovid.com)
  • Diagnosis and treatment of these disorders often require consultation with a neurologist. (verywellhealth.com)
  • Robert Ferrante and Autumn Klein FOX NEWS Robert Ferrante , a professor of neurological surgery at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC), was last week (July 26) charged with the murder of his wife, Autumn Klein, also a neurologist at UPMC, reported the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette . (the-scientist.com)
  • Between my fourth and fifth year of medical school I completed an intercalated BMedSci in psychological medicine (supervised by a behavioural neurologist). (prospects.ac.uk)
  • LEWISTON - For the third time in 12 years, the state's medical licensing board has imposed restrictions on a neurologist for substance use or abuse. (pressherald.com)
  • Bobker worked as a neurologist at Central Maine Neurology in Auburn and at Central Maine Medical Center in Lewiston. (pressherald.com)
  • She comes to Loyola from Henry Ford Medical Group in Michigan, where she was a senior staff neurologist. (dailypress.com)
  • Prior to that she was an attending neurologist and medical director of the Sleep Disorders Center of Advocate Medical Group. (dailypress.com)
  • Newswise - MINNEAPOLIS - Black and Hispanic people are less likely to see a neurologist in the office or as an outpatient than white people in the United States, according to a study published in the May 17, 2017, online issue of Neurology ® , the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology . (newswise.com)
  • Neurologists receive extensive education and training, including four years of undergraduate studies, four years of medical school, three years of residency, and one to three more years in a neurology fellowship. (verywellhealth.com)
  • We are actively recruiting for a board certified/board eligible Neurologist with the ability to perform nerve conduction studies. (healthecareers.com)
  • The role of a neurologist" last modified May 13, 2017. (ehow.co.uk)
  • Neurologists 2017 anticipates more than 300 participants with thought provoking keynote lectures with cutting edge Oral and Poster presentations, special panel discussions, symposia, workshops and livelier interactions with leading neuroscientists as well as business leaders and investors. (onlineprnews.com)