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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  • World Federation of Neurology News
    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

27 Oct 2019

New frontiers in epilepsy treatment for children, pregnant women and, new links between ADHD and epilepsy

The road to caring for patients with epilepsy is leading to more effective options for patients of all ages, according to expert findings unveiled by members of the World Federation of Neurology.

25 Oct 2019

New Research on Migraine in the Workplace Unveiled During Press Conference from the World Congress of Neurology

This joint press event, hosted by the International Headache Society's Global Patient Advocacy Coalition (IHS-GPAC) and the World Federation of Neurology (WFN), will showcase the insights of patients, leading patient advocates, and some of the world's leading migraine experts to shine a light on the impact of migraine. Also during the event, IHS-GPAC will reveal their new workplace initiative pilot program, and will also announce their official partnership with a global Fortune 500 corporation.

23 Oct 2019

WFN announcing “groundbreaking” reclassification of Stroke as a disorder of the brain; Launches nine-country survey

World Federation of Neurology Joins Forces with the World Health Organization, Announcing “Groundbreaking” Reclassification of Stroke as a Disorder of the Brain; Launches Nine-Country Survey, Leading to Roadmap for Improved Neurological Care

Neurology News

2 Oct 2019

Migraines have significant social and economic burden in Kuwait

Leading medical experts came together recently to discuss the burdens of migraine across the local society at an event, which was organized by Novartis, one of the world’s leading pharmaceutical companies.

20 Sep 2019

Two thirds of people think dementia is a normal part of ageing, rather than a medical condition

World’s largest dementia study reveals 95 per cent of participants think they could develop dementia in their lifetime – a survey of 70,000 people across 155 countries reveals

17 Sep 2019

Global Survey of Management of Severe Paediatric Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) in LMIC

With the recent publication of the "Management of Pediatric Severe Traumatic Brain Injury: 2019 Consensus and Guidelines-Based Algorithm for First and Second Tier Therapies", the British Columbia Children's Hospital aim to explore the current practice of severe paediatric TBI management in resource-limited settings and the ability to implement them.