- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
- 1.00 Hours of ParticipationHours of Participation credit.
Weekly grand rounds as a forum for clinical and basic research updates in neurology with respect to diagnosis and management of neurological disorders and advances in neuroscience. General areas of focus will include among others the following: neuromuscular, epilepsy, sleep, movement disorders, stroke and vascular disorders, neurodegenertive, dementia and memory disorders, headaches and cranial neuralgias, autonomic disorders, and general neurologic conditions.
Neurologists and Neuropsychologists as a specialty, including both generalists and sub-specialists. Health care providers including physicians (MD's, DO's) RN, APNP, PA, PhD, as well as students, residents, and fellows. Also included are basic and clinical researchers and clinicians throughout neurology, neurosurgery, and neuropsychology especially during the monthly interdisciplinary grand rounds presentations.
1. To discuss epidemiology and risk factors for PTE
2. To discuss clinical presentation and the natural history of PTE
3. To discuss current practice guidelines and recommendations for management of PTE
1. Analyze cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) and urine from hospitalized patients with possible encephalomyelitis by proton NMR (nuclear magnetic resonance) metabolomics.
2. Correlate CSF and urine metabolomics with clinical course, imaging and laboratory findings to develop a rapid screen to differentiate infectious from autoinflammatory and autoimmune causes of encephalomyelitis.
Jonathan Florczak, MD
Department of Neurology
Janki Lavingia, MD
Kumar Sannagowdara, MD