JNS-cover.jpgJournal of Neurological Sciences

Vol 406 | 15 November 2019


Cerebral amyloid angiopathy-related transient focal neurological episodes (CAA-TFNEs): A well-defined clinical-radiological syndrome

Andreas Charidimou


Review Articles

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Myasthenia gravis: Historical achievements and the "golden age" of clinical trials

Tam M. Nguyen-Cao, Deborah Gelinas, Rhonda Griffin, Elsa Mondou

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Sex differences in risk factors for aneurysmal subarachnoid haemorrhage: Systematic review and meta-analysis

Sabah Rehman, Berhe W. Sahle, Ronil V. Chandra, Mitchell Dwyer, Amanda G. Thrift, Michele Callisaya, Monique Breslin, Hoang T. Phan, Petr Otahal, Seana Gall


Basic Research Papers

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Neutrophil to lymphocyte ratio predicts poor outcomes after acute ischemic stroke: A cohort study and systematic review

Lu Wang, Quhong Song, Changyi Wang, Simiao Wu, Linghui Deng, Yuxiao Li, Lukai Zheng, Ming Liu

Healthcare utilization at the end of life in people dying from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: A retrospective cohort study using linked administrative data

Arno Maetens, Luc Deliens, Jan De Bleecker, Augusto Caraceni, Mark De Ridder, Kim Beernaert, Joachim Cohen

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Can transcranial Doppler ultrasound be used for screening cerebral small vessel diseases in the community?

Di Kang, Adrian Wong, Jianhui Fu, Xu Qun, Wenyan Liu, Zhaolu Wang, Shi Lin, Pauline Kwan, Eugene Lo, Lisa W.C. Au, Ho Ko, Alexander Y.L. Lau, Thomas W.H. Leung, Jill Abrigo, Winnie C.W. Chu, Vincent C.T. Mok, Bonnie Y.K. Lam

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Prognostication via early computed tomography head in patients treated with targeted temperature management after cardiac arrest

Jason J. Chang, Georgios Tsivgoulis, Nitin Goyal, Khalid Alsherbini, Craig Schuring, Rabin Shrestha, Andrei Yankovich, Jeffrey E. Metter, Srishti Sareen, Lucas Elijovich, Marc D. Malkoff, Luis Murillo, Dipen Kadaria, Andrei V. Alexandrov, Amik Sodhi

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JC virus antibodies in Portuguese multiple sclerosis patients: JUSTIFY study results

Maria José Sá, Carla Cecília Nunes, Ana Martins da Silva, Patrícia Mota, José Pinto-Marques, on behalf of the JUSTIFY Investigators

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The motor band sign in ALS: presentations and frequencies in a consecutive series of ALS patients

Benjamin Roeben, Carlo Wilke, Benjamin Bender, Ulf Ziemann, Matthis Synofzik

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The association between blood pressure decreasing rates and survival time in patients with acute intracerebral haemorrhage

Fang Yang, Mengzi Sun, Lijuan Wang, Shuo Li, Xin Guo, Jing Dou, Li Shen, Liyuan Pu, Chunli Bi, Yan Yao, Lina Jin

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Peripheral neuropathy in HIV patients on antiretroviral therapy: Does it impact function?

Meagan T. Dudley, Megan Borkum, Wisdom Basera, Nicola Wearne, Jeannine M. Heckmann

Invalidation of Parkinson's disease diagnosis after years of follow-up based on clinical, radiological and neurophysiological examination

Giulia Coarelli, Béatrice Garcin, Emmanuel Roze, Marie Vidailhet, Bertrand Degos

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Combining quantitative susceptibility mapping to the morphometric index in differentiating between progressive supranuclear palsy and Parkinson's disease

Minako Azuma, Toshinori Hirai, Takeshi Nakaura, Mika Kitajima, Satoshi Yamashita, Mamoru Hashimoto, Kazumichi Yamada, Hiroyuki Uetani, Yasuyuki Yamashita, Yi Wang

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The anterior one-third of the posterior limb of the internal capsule is also supplied by the anterior choroidal artery

Takashi Koizumi, Yasumasa Yamamoto, Yoshinari Nagakane, Yasuhiro Tomii, Toshiki Mizuno

Baroreflex sensitivity is associated with post-stroke infections. An open, prospective study

Marek Sykora, Pavel Siarnik, Jozef Szabo, Peter Turcani, Stefan Krebs, Wilfried Lang, Stanislava Jakubicek, Marek Czosnyka, Peter Smielewski

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Post-intervention qualitative assessment of mobile health technology to manage hypertension among Ghanaian stroke survivors

Michelle Nichols, Arti Singh, Fred Stephen Sarfo, Frank Treiber, Raelle Tagge, Carolyn Jenkins, Bruce Ovbiagele

Serum cholesterol, body mass index and smoking status do not predict long-term cognitive impairment in elderly stroke patients

Michaela C. Pascoe, Chantal F. Ski, David R. Thompson, Thomas Linden

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In-vitro pliability assessment of embolization coils for intracranial aneurysm treatment

Rui Zhao, Jianmin Liu, Steven McComas, Jenny Guo, Gaurav Girdhar


Clinical Short Communications

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Cerebral amyloid angiopathy-related transient focal neurological episodes: A transient ischemic attack mimic with an increased risk of intracranial haemorrhage

Marta Vales-Montero, Andrés García-Pastor, Ana María Iglesias-Mohedano, Ester Esteban-de Antonio, Paula Salgado-Cámara, José Manuel García-Domínguez, Pilar Vázquez-Alén, Fernando Díaz-Otero, Yolanda Fernández-Bullido, Antonio Gil-Núñez

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Serial brain MRI changes related to autoimmune pathophysiology in Hashimoto encephalopathy with anti-NAE antibodies: A case-series study

Akiko Matsunaga, Masamichi Ikawa, Yasutaka Kawamura, Toru Kishitani, Osamu Yamamura, Tadanori Hamano, Hirohiko Kimura, Yasunari Nakamoto, Makoto Yoneda

Implication of the SH3TC2 gene in Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease associated with deafness and/or scoliosis: Illustration with four new pathogenic variants

J. Lerat, C. Magdelaine, A. Lunati, H. Dzugan, C. Dejoie, M. Rego, P. Beze Beyrie, E. Bieth, P. Calvas, P. Cintas, A. Delaubrier, F. Demurger, B. Gilbert-Dussardier, C. Goizet, H. Journel, F. Laffargue, L. Magy, F. Taithe, A. Toutain, J.A. Urtizberea, F. Sturtz, A.S. Lia

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Relevance of cerebrospinal fluid findings in patients with multiple sclerosis and seizures

S. Sriwastava, K. Yarraguntla, D. Zutshi, M.M. Basha, E. Bernitsas, R. Marawar


Letters to the Editor

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Broad spectrum of clinical presentation in EARS2 beyond typical "leukoencephalopathy with thalamus and brain stem involvement"

Pankaj Prasun, Cassie Mintz, Emalyn Cork, Thomas P. Naidich, Bryn D. Webb

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The facial nerve atrophy with spinal and bulbar muscular atrophy patients (SBMA): Three case reports with 3D fast imaging employing steady-state acquisition (FIESTA)

Mari Miyata, Shingo Kakeda, Tomoyo Hashimoto, Yukunori Korogi, Hiroaki Adachi



Corrigendum to "Homocysteine: A modifiable culprit of cognitive impairment for us to conquer?" [Journal of the Neurological Sciences Volume 404, 15 September 2019, Pages 128–136]

Yifan Ji, Peiyuan Lyu, Wei Jin, Xiangyu Li, Xiaosha Li, Yanhong Dong