CMAJ 2009 Feb;180(4):425-8
Department of Family and Community Medicine, North York General Hospital, Toronto, Ont.
Healthcare (Basel) 2021 Nov 4;9(11). Epub 2021 Nov 4.
Department of Clinical Research, Centro Médico Nacional "20 de Noviembre", ISSSTE, Mexico City 03229, Mexico.
We analyzed the neurological manifestations in Mexican patients hospitalized with pneumonia due to COVID-19 and investigated the association between demographic, clinical, and biochemical variables and outcomes, including death. A retrospective, analytical study was conducted using the electronic records of patients hospitalized between 1 April 2020 and 30 September 2020. Records of 1040 patients were analyzed: 31. Read More
Future Virol 2021 Nov 1;16(11):725-739. Epub 2021 Nov 1.
Janssen Vaccines & Prevention, Leiden, The Netherlands.
This is a summary of a publication about the ENSEMBLE trial of the Janssen Ad26.COV2.S vaccine against COVID-19, which was published in the in April 2021. Read More
Clin Pract Cases Emerg Med 2021 Nov;5(4):515-518
Jefferson Health Northeast, Department of Emergency Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Introduction: Cranial nerve (CN) VI palsy is a common complaint seen in the emergency department (ED) and has a wide range of causes. Bilateral CN VI palsies are uncommon and appear to be associated with more severe complications.Case Report: A 29-year-old male presented to the ED from an ophthalmology office for diplopia, headache, and strabismus. Read More
Brain Dev 2021 Nov 18. Epub 2021 Nov 18.
Department of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Osaka City General Hospital, Japan.
Background: Anti-myelin oligodendrocyte glycoprotein (MOG) antibody can be detected not only in acute disseminated encephalomyelitis or optic neuritis but also in limbic or cortical encephalitis. However, no previous reports have demonstrated a relapsing case of these two types of encephalitis.Case Report: An 11-year-old girl presented with fever, headache, abnormal behavior, focal impaired awareness seizures (FIAS) on the left side, and MRI hyperintensities in the bilateral amygdala, hippocampus, and right posterior temporal cortex. Read More
Am J Emerg Med 2021 Oct 30;51:304-307. Epub 2021 Oct 30.
Department of Emergency Medicine, Careggi University Hospital, Firenze, Italy.
Background: Acute brain injury (ABI) can cause out of hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA). The aim of this study was to compare clinical features, mortality and potential for organ donation in patients with OHCA due to ABI vs other causes.Methods: From January 2017 to December 2018, all adult patients presenting to ED for OHCA were considered for the study. Read More