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BrainWaves: A Neurology Podcast

Aug 25, 2016

Posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome: Not always posterior, or reversible, or with associated encephalopathy. These and other clinical and neuroimaging factoids are reviewed in this week's edition of BrainWaves where we discuss the various--and often disparate--features of PRES. BrainWaves podcasts and online...


Aug 17, 2016

A patent foramen ovale (PFO) may increase your risk of stroke, but does surgical correction reverse this risk? These and other important questions about secondary stroke prevention in patients with PFO are addressed in this week's BrainWaves podcast starring Dr. Christopher Favilla. BrainWaves podcasts and online...


Aug 11, 2016

Rio is front and center of the world right now, not just because of the 2016 Olympic games, but also because it harbors the Zika virus. In this episode, infectious disease specialist Dr. Jennifer McGuire speaks with Dr. Ana Cristancho about the things every neurologist needs to know about this worldwide outbreak....


Aug 5, 2016

With so many disease modifying therapies out there, how do you decide which drug to use in your MS patient? BrainWaves makes it simple. In this interview with Dr. Christopher Perrone, we review the US FDA-approved therapies for relapsing-remitting MS, their mechanisms of action, side effects, and benefits....