Once you have been given a tentative diagnosis of sleep apnea or a similar sleep/breathing disorder, an all-night sleep test should be arranged. Proper testing for sleep disorders is important because several sleep disorders have superficial similarities and might be confused with sleep apnea or be incorrectly diagnosed if testing is not done properly. An […]
Electrophysiological evidence for abnormal preparatory states and inhibitory processing in adult ADHD
Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a common neurodevelopmental disorder that starts in childhood and frequently persists in adults. Several theories postulate deficits in ADHD that have effects across many executive functions or in more narrowly defined aspects, such as response inhibition. Electrophysiological studies on children, however, indicate that ADHD is not associated with a […]
POE05 A low creatinine in developmental delay, epilepsy and movement disorders–does it matter?
J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry. 2010 Nov;81(11):e47. POE05 A low creatinine in developmental delay, epilepsy and movement disorders–does it matter? Hinnell C, Rahman Y, Alkufri F, Samuel M, Turner C, Dalton N, Nashef L. Abstract To highlight creatine deficiency syndromes (CDS) as rare but potentially partially treatable causes of common early neurologic presentations by describing clinical […]
Dystonia Medical Research Foundation Fellowships
Grantor:Dystonia Medical Research Foundation Region:All Regions Closes:12/15/2010 Maximum:$100,000 Dystonia Medical Research Foundation Fellowships The Dystonia Medical Research Foundation (DMRF) encourages and supports research related to the causes, mechanisms, prevention, and treatment of all forms of dystonia, the third most common movement disorder. A two-year Fellowship is designed to assist post-doctoral fellows establish careers in research […]