The Neurological Field Continues to Update

In recent years, there has been tremendous growth in new diagnostic information, pharmacological and neurosurgical treatments for neurological disease, as well as a greater understanding of brain function. Our news section informs you of ongoing topics with a potential worldwide influence. In addition to this section, we inform through our social media platforms to keep connect with our member more easier than before. 

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    We inform you on our projects and activities, the journal updates, the WFN committee update and more...
  • Neurology News
    Update on interesting news and current activities with worldwide scope. From the history of neurology through the modern technology that shape neurology nowadays.
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World Federation of Neurology News

18 Jan 2022

Coma and Disorders of Consciousness Specialty Group

The Coma and Disorders of Consciousness Speciality Group (CDC SG) are looking for a new chair.

1 Jan 2022

Journal of the Neurological Sciences issue 432 now available

Vol. 432, January 2022 now available

23 Dec 2021

eNeurologicalSci (eNS) December 2021 issue

The WFN December 2021 issue of the OPEN ACCESS journal eNeurologicalSci Vol. 25 is now available online.

Neurology News

20 Jan 2022

Michael Prize - Call for Entries

Awarded for the first time in 1963 to encourage epilepsy research in Germany, today the MICHAEL PRIZE is one of the most highly regarded international awards for the best scientific contribution to progress in the field of epileptology.

27 Dec 2021

AAN Updates Guideline for Treatment of Painful Diabetic Neuropathy

Diabetic neuropathy refers to nerve damage due to diabetes and it may lead to pain and numbness, most often in the hands and feet. To help neurologists and other doctors determine the best treatment for people with diabetic neuropathy, the American Academy of Neurology (AAN) has issued a guideline on oral and topical treatments for painful diabetic neuropathy. 

22 Dec 2021

Academic Education Can Positively Affect Aging of the Brain

The benefits of good education and lifelong learning extend into old age. The initial findings of a long-term study show that certain degenerative processes are reduced in the brains of academics. Their brains are better able to compensate age-related cognitive and neural limitations.