The essential point of Practical Neurology is that it is practical in the sense of being useful for everyone who sees neurological patients and who wants to keep up to date, and safe, in managing them. In other words this is a journal for jobbing neurologists who plough through the tension headaches and funny turns week in and week out.
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There is a point in many neurological ward rounds, arriving at the patient with the complicated undiagnosed neurological disorder,
when the question arises-often with uncertainty and a hint of desperation-"Should we try steroids?" Fortunately, help is at
hand for a fair number of ...
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Concordance between site of onset and limb dominance in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
Focality of onset of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is not understood. Attempts to implicate physical exercise in the aetiology of ALS have provided inconsistent...
Peer review journal publishing original research, analysis and comment in all areas of neurological practice
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