Latest news articles

Added 2 days ago Drug news

Post-hoc analyses of phase III pivotal studies of Emgality show improvements in daily functioning and reductions in disability in patients with chronic and episodic migraine

Eli Lilly and Company announced the presentation of post-hoc analyses showing improvements in daily functioning and reductions in disability in...

Added 3 days ago Drug news

MediciNova announces phase III clinical trial plan for MN 166 (ibudilast) in progressive MS

MediciNova, Inc.,announced its plans for a Phase III clinical trial of MN 166 (ibudilast) in progressive multiple sclerosis (progressive MS)...

Added 3 days ago Drug news

Amgen, Novartis And Banner Alzheimer's Institute discontinue clinical research program With CNP 520 For Alzheimer's Prevention

Amgen, Novartis and Banner Alzheimer's Institute announced the collective decision to discontinue investigation of the BACE1 inhibitor CNP 520 (umibecestat)...

Search all news articles for Neurology and CNS
 

 

Learning Zones

An epgonline.org Learning Zone (LZ) is an area of the site dedicated to providing detailed self-directed medical education about a disease, condition or procedure.

Migraine Knowledge Centre

Migraine Knowledge Centre

The Migraine Knowledge Centre features latest research on the prevalence and impact of migraine, the proposed neurological basis of the condition (and how this is being translated into new and exciting drug therapies), as well as current patient care strategies collated from headache organisations worldwide.

Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia (CLL)

Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia (CLL)

Refine your knowledge of chronic lymphocytic leukaemia (CLL) with information on pathophysiology, diagnosis, treatment options and more

+ 1 more

Transplantation

Transplantation

See information on best practice in solid organ transplantation, and expert discussions on related hot topics.

Load more

 

Guidelines

Treatment of Adult Obstructive Sleep Apnea with Positive Airway Pressure: An American Academy of Sleep Medicine Clinical Practice Guideline.

Introduction: This guideline establishes clinical practice recommendations for positive airway pressure (PAP) treatment of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) in adults and is intended for use in conjunction with other American Academy...

Added 17 days ago

Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Management of Pain, Agitation/Sedation, Delirium, Immobility, and Sleep Disruption in Adult Patients in the ICU (Devlin et al., 2018)

To update and expand the 2013 Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Management of Pain, Agitation, and Delirium in Adult Patients in the ICU.

Added 5 months ago

2018 update of the EULAR recommendations for the management of Behçet’s syndrome

These updated, evidence-based recommendations are intended to help physicians caring for patients with BS.

Added 1 year ago

Search all guidelines for Neurology and CNS
 

Journal articles

Sleep-disordered breathing and chronic opioid therapy.

Objective: To assess the relation between medications prescribed for chronic pain and sleep apnea.

Design: An observational study of chronic pain patients on opioid therapy who received...

Added 14 days ago

International classification of sleep disorders-third edition: highlights and modifications.

The recently released third edition of the International Classification of Sleep Disorders (ICSD) is a fully revised version of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine's manual of sleep disorders nosology, published in cooperation with...

Added 14 days ago

Definition, discrimination, diagnosis and treatment of central breathing disturbances during sleep.

The complexity of central breathing disturbances during sleep has become increasingly obvious. They present as central sleep apnoeas (CSAs) and hypopnoeas, periodic breathing with apnoeas, or irregular breathing in patients with...

Added 14 days ago

Search all journal articles for Neurology and CNS
 

Clinical trials

A Study to Evaluate the Safety, Tolerability, and Efficacy of BIIB017 (Peginterferon Beta-1a) in Pediatric Participants for the Treatment of Relapsing-Remitting Multiple Sclerosis

This study will evaluate the safety, tolerability, and descriptive efficacy of BIIB017 in pediatric participants with relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis (RRMS) and to assess the pharmacokinetics (PK) of BIIB017 in pediatric participants...

Added 1 month ago

Efficacy and Safety of Butylphthalide Soft Capsule for the Treatment of Vascular Dementia

Butylphthalide soft capsule has been confirmed to have beneficial effects for patients with vascular dementia (VaD) in clinical trial of phase II study. So the investigators hypothesize that Butylphthalide soft capsule may have same beneficial...

Added 1 month ago

GAIN Trial: Phase 2/3 Study of COR388 in Subjects With Alzheimer's Disease

This is a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study that will assess the efficacy, safety, and tolerability of 2 dose levels of COR388 in subjects with a clinical diagnosis of mild to moderate AD dementia.

Added 2 months ago

Search all clinical trials for Neurology and CNS
 

Blog Posts

Dr Cornelia Meisenberg

Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)

Posted 26 days ago

What is Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)? Review the causes, treatment and current trials for this uncommon, degenerative disorder.

Alex Keen

EPAD – Changing the way we think about Alzheimer’s prevention

Posted 11 months ago

We spoke to Professor Craig Ritchie of the University of Edinburgh, the poject co-coordinator for EPAD, a collaborative venture that is facilitating meaningful progress in preventative Alzheimer’s therapies. Find out more about the project, its methods, expectations and goals.

Heather Lander, PhD

Zika Virus: old lessons from a newly emerging pathogen

Posted 3 years ago

Virologist-turned-Science Writer, Dr. Heather Lander, discusses the emergence of Zika virus and what we know so far.

CME

Shoulder examination and diagnosis

Accrediting body
Union of European Medical Specialists (via European Accreditation Council for CME)
Credits available
1
Registration required
1
Subscription fee
90

Tricyclic antidepressants and headaches: systematic review and meta-analysis

Accrediting body
Union of European Medical Specialists (via European Accreditation Council for CME)
Credits available
1
Registration required
1
Subscription fee
90

Breaking bad news: a how to do it guide

Accrediting body
Union of European Medical Specialists (via European Accreditation Council for CME)
Credits available
0
Registration required
1
Subscription fee
90
Search all CME for Neurology and CNS