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PROMISING DEVELOPMENTS FOR NEUROLOGY

(PSYCHIATRIC TIMES) - Blood Test Differentiates Devic Syndrome From MS

A joint research effort from Japan and the Mayo Clinic has identified an antibody that can help differentiate Devic syndrome-or neuromyelitis optica (NMO)-from multiple sclerosis (MS). NMO is generally considered to be a rare disease, but it may be underrecognized and is often misdiagnosed as MS, although it demands a treatment protocol that differs from that of MS. Indeed, in some countries, misdiagnosis may be as high… Continue

Added by psychiatryRounds Psychiatry News on February 9, 2005 at 8:30pm — No Comments

Sexual Harassment and Alcohol Use

(PSYCHIATRIC TIMES) - Narratives depicting sexual harassment lawsuits have proliferated in the U.S. media ever since the U.S. population eagerly followed the sexual harassment accusations leveled at Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas during his Senate Confirmation Hearing in 1991 (Mayer and Abramson, 1994). This case is still referred to whenever sexual harassment is discussed in the media. A corresponding increase in research on sexual harassment and its mental health ramifications has also… Continue

Added by psychiatryRounds Psychiatry News on February 1, 2005 at 11:30pm — No Comments

Through the Times With Jeffrey L. Cummings, M.D.

(PSYCHIATRIC TIMES) - For Jeffrey L. Cummings, M.D., an interest in identifying and treating neuropsychiatric and neurodegenerative disorders, particularly Alzheimer's disease (AD) and other dementias, began early. After growing up in the rural town of Basin, Wyo., Cummings went to the University of Wyoming (graduating with high honors) and then on to medical school at the University of Washington (UW) in Seattle.



"As an undergraduate student and even as a high school student, I was… Continue

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