Brain and Nerves
Neurodegenerative Disease Management has published it’s second plain language summary to help people learn more about new techniques to diagnose and treat Alzheimer’s disease. This summary provides an overview of an article discussing a new classification system used to improve diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease.
The use of lumbar puncture and safety recommendations in Alzheimer’s disease: a plain language summary
This new plain language summary of publication from Neurodegenerative Disease Management provides an overview of an article looking at the use of lumbar puncture to test for biomarkers associated with Alzheimer’s disease.
Plain language summary of the effects of iclepertin (BI 425809) on cognition in patients with schizophrenia
The latest plain language summary in Future Neurology provides an overview of a study looking at the investigational drug iclepertin for the treatment of cognitive symptoms in people with schizophrenia.
Once-nightly sodium oxybate (FT218) improved symptoms in people with narcolepsy: a plain language summary of publication
Future Neurology has published it’s first plain language summary of publication. The article summarises the REST-ON study that looked at the investigational treatment sodium oxybate (FT218) for people with narcolepsy symptoms.
Prednisone and deflazacort in Duchenne muscular dystrophy: a patient perspective and plain language summary publication of the Cincinnati study
This plain language summary of publication, co-authored by a patient, a caregiver and a treating physician, includes the patient perspective and help patients with Duchenne muscular dystrophy and their caregivers understand the results of the Cincinnati study.
A new plain language summary of publication has been published in Neurodegenerative Disease Management to understand the various concerns people with multiple sclerosis may have about pregnancy and fertility.
Side effects that occurred early in people with multiple sclerosis during the first year of treatment with cladribine tablets: a plain language summary
A new plain language summary has been published to help people with multiple sclerosis understand the side effects of cladribine treatment.