European Journal of Neurology

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Edited By: Anthony Schapira Associate Editors: Alberto Albanese, Michael Brainin, Maurizio Leone, Charles Davie, Seppo Juvela, Eng-King Tan, Zbigniew Wszolek, Pertti Saloheimo, James Meschia

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Online ISSN: 1468-1331




Neuroimaging correlates of neuropsychiatric symptoms in Alzheimer's disease: a review of 20 years of research
N. Boublay, A. M. Schott and P. Krolak-Salmon

Epidemiology, pathophysiology and putative genetic basis of carbamazepine- and oxcarbazepine-induced hyponatremia
B. Berghuis, G.-J. de Haan, M. P. H. van den Broek, J. W. Sander, D. Lindhout and B. P. C. Koeleman

Managing anti-epileptic drug treatment in adult patients with intellectual disability: a serious conundrum
Z. Doran, R. Shankar, M. R. Keezer, C. Dale, B. McLean, M. P. Kerr, J. Devapriam, J. Craig and J. W. Sander

Depression, anxiety, and apathy in Parkinson's disease: insights from neuroimaging studies
M.-C. Wen, L. L. Chan, L. C. S. Tan and E. K. Tan

From genetic associations to functional studies in multiple sclerosis
S. D. Bos, T. Berge, E. G. Celius and H. F. Harbo

Validating new diagnostic imaging criteria for primary progressive aphasia via anatomical likelihood estimation meta-analyses
S. Bisenius, J. Neumann and M. L. Schroeter

Metabolomics in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: how far can it take us?
H. Blasco, F. Patin, B. Madji Hounoum, P. H. Gordon, P. Vourc'h, C. R. Andres and P. Corcia

The diagnostic accuracy of routine electroencephalography after a first unprovoked seizure
H. K. Bouma, C. Labos, G. C. Gore, C. Wolfson and M. R. Keezer

The prevalence of migraine in university students: a systematic review and meta-analysis
X. Wang, H. B. Zhou, J. M. Sun, Y. H. Xing, Y. L. Zhu and Y. S. Zhao

Early prognostication markers in cardiac arrest patients treated with hypothermia
M. Karapetkova, M. A. Koenig and X. Jia

Epidemiology of classical risk factors in stroke patients in the Middle East
R. Behrouz and C. J. Powers

Can we use peripheral tissue biopsies to diagnose Parkinson's disease? A review of the literature
S. A. Schneider, M. Boettner, A. Alexoudi, D. Zorenkov, G. Deuschl and T. Wedel

Intelligence after traumatic brain injury: meta-analysis of outcomes and prognosis
M. Königs, P. J. Engenhorst and J. Oosterlaan

A consensus review on the development of palliative care for patients with chronic and progressive neurological disease
D. J. Oliver, G. D. Borasio, A. Caraceni, M. de Visser, W. Grisold, S. Lorenzl, S. Veronese and R. Voltz

Radiological imaging in acute ischaemic stroke
K. D. Kurz, G. Ringstad, A. Odland, R. Advani, E. Farbu and M. W. Kurz


Neuromyelitis optica: a positive appraisal of seronegative cases
R. Bernard-Valnet, R. S. Liblau, S. Vukusic and R. Marignier

Surgically implanted and non-invasive vagus nerve stimulation: a review of efficacy, safety and tolerability
E. Ben-Menachem, D. Revesz, B. J. Simon and S. Silberstein

A basic overview of multiple sclerosis immunopathology
N. Grigoriadis and V. van Pesch

Overview of magnetic resonance imaging for management of relapsing−remitting multiple sclerosis in everyday practice
C. Oreja-Guevara

‘Hidden’ factors influencing quality of life in patients with multiple sclerosis
A. P. Lysandropoulos and E. Havrdova

An overview of pregnancy-related issues in patients with multiple sclerosis
C. Pozzilli and M. Pugliatti

Can we use peripheral tissue biopsies to diagnose Parkinson's disease? A review of the literature
S. A. Schneider, M. Boettner, A. Alexoudi, D. Zorenkov, G. Deuschl and T. Wedel

The comorbid relationship between migraine and epilepsy: a systematic review and meta-analysis (pages 1038-1047)
M. R. Keezer, P. R. Bauer, M. D. Ferrari and J. W. Sander

Is high socioeconomic status a risk factor for multiple sclerosis? A systematic review (pages 899-911)
R. Goulden, T. Ibrahim and C. Wolfson

The effect of exercise on depressive symptoms in multiple sclerosis based on a meta-analysis and critical review of the literature (pages 433-e34)
U. Dalgas, E. Stenager, M. Sloth and E. Stenager

Supporting dementia patients in hospital environments: health-related risks, needs and dedicated structures for patient care (pages 239-e18)
D. M. Hermann, S. Muck and H.-G. Nehen

Supporting dementia patients and their caregivers in daily life challenges: review of physical, cognitive and psychosocial intervention studies (pages 246-e20)
H. -G. Nehen and D. M. Hermann


Central pontine and extrapontine myelinolysis: a systematic review (pages 1443-1450)
T. D. Singh, J. E. Fugate and A. A. Rabinstein

The vegetative state/unresponsive wakefulness syndrome: a systematic review of prevalence studies (pages 1361–1368)
W. S. van Erp, J. C. M. Lavrijsen, F. A. van de Laar, P. E. Vos, S. Laureys and R. T. C. M. Koopmans

Fatigue, psychological and cognitive impairment following transient ischaemic attack and minor stroke: a systematic review (pages 1258–1267)
G. M. Moran, B. Fletcher, M. G. Feltham, M. Calvert, C. Sackley and T. Marshall

Intracranial artery dissection (pages 820–826)
T. Sikkema, M. Uyttenboogaart, O. Eshghi, J. De Keyser, R. Brouns, J. M. C. van Dijk and G. J. Luijckx

Dyskinesias in Parkinson's disease: views from positron emission tomography studies (pages 694–e43)
F. Niccolini, C. Loane and M. Politis

Estimating the burden of early onset dementia; systematic review of disease prevalence (pages 563–569)
M. A. Lambert, H. Bickel, M. Prince, L. Fratiglioni, E. Von Strauss, D. Frydecka, A. Kiejna, J. Georges and E. L. Reynish

Treatment options for patients with multiple sclerosis who have a suboptimal response to interferon-β therapy (pages 377–e20)
M. S. Freedman

Association between statin use and intracerebral hemorrhage: a systematic review and meta-analysis (pages 192–198)
C. Lei, B. Wu, M. Liu and Y. Chen

Effectiveness of public stroke educational interventions: a review (pages 11–20)
M. Rasura, M. Baldereschi, A. Di Carlo, F. Di Lisi, R. Patella, B. Piccardi, B. Polizzi and D. Inzitari, for The Promotion and Implementation of Stroke Care in Italy Project Working Group 2013

How pain arises in Parkinson's disease? (pages 1517–1523)
G. Defazio, M. Tinazzi and A. Berardelli

Is there a one-way street from essential tremor to Parkinson's disease? Possible biological ramifications (pages 1440–1444)
E. D. Louis and R. Ottman

High resolution sonography in the evaluation of the peripheral nervous system in polyneuropathy – a review of the literature (pages 1342–1351)
H. S. Goedee, G. J. F. Brekelmans, J. T. H. van Asseldonk, R. Beekman, W. H. Mess and L. H. Visser

Anaemia and cognitive performances in the elderly: a systematic review (pages 1234–1240)
M. Andro, P. Le Squere, S. Estivin and A. Gentric

The role of spreading depolarization in subarachnoid hemorrhage (pages 1121–1127)
R. Sánchez-Porras, Z. Zheng, E. Santos, M. Schöll, A. W. Unterberg and O. W. Sakowitz

Educational interventions in neurology: a comprehensive systematic review (pages 1006–1016)
P. McColgan, P. P. McKeown, C. Selai, R. Doherty-Allan and M. O. McCarron

PRRT2 mutations and paroxysmal disorders (pages 872–878)
A. Méneret, C. Gaudebout, F. Riant, M. Vidailhet, C. Depienne and E. Roze

Betamethasone therapy in ataxia telangiectasia: unraveling the rationale of this serendipitous observation on the basis of the pathogenesis (pages 740–747)
G. Giardino, A. Fusco, R. Romano, V. Gallo, F. Maio, T. Esposito, L. Palamaro, G. Parenti, M. C. Salerno, P. Vajro and C. Pignata

Multiple sclerosis and restless legs syndrome: a systematic review and meta-analysis (pages 605–615)
M. Schürks and P. Bussfeld

Clinical characteristics, risk factors and pre-surgical evaluation of post-infectious epilepsy (pages 429–439)
J. Sellner and E. Trinka

The potential prognostic role of cardiovascular autonomic failure in -synucleinopathies (pages 231–235)
A. Fanciulli, S. Strano, C. Colosimo, C. Caltagirone, G. Spalletta and F. E. Pontieri

The efficacy of temozolomide for recurrent glioblastoma multiforme (pages 223–230)
Chao Chen, Tao Xu, Yicheng Lu, Juxiang Chen and Shenhong Wu

Prevention of post-stroke cognitive decline: a review focusing on lifestyle interventions (pages 35–49)
Y. Teuschl, K. Matz and M. Brainin

Moving from continuous dopaminergic stimulation to continuous drug delivery in the treatment of Parkinson’s disease (pages 1502–1508)
O. Gershanik and P. Jenner


The role of corticosteroids in the management of chronic subdural hematoma: a systematic review (pages 1397–1403)
L. M. E. Berghauser Pont, C. M. F. Dirven, D. W. J. Dippel, B. H. Verweij and R. Dammers

Treatment for dystonia in childhood (pages 1292–1299)
A. Roubertie, L. L. Mariani, E. Fernandez-Alvarez, D. Doummar and E. Roze IV

Valproate in generalized convulsive status epilepticus: a systematic review (pages 1180–1191)
F. Brigo, M. Storti, A. Del Felice, A. Fiaschi and L. G. Bongiovanni

Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy: a review of the neuroimaging features and differential diagnosis (pages 1060–1069)
M. A. Sahraian, E.-W. Radue, A. Eshaghi, S. Besliu and A. Minagar

Recurrent Miller Fisher syndrome: clinical and laboratory features (pages 944–954)
J. G. Heckmann and M. Dütsch

Conventional brain MRI in neuromyelitis optica (pages 812–819)
J. A. Cabrera-Gomez and I. Kister

Nocebo in fibromyalgia: meta-analysis of placebo-controlled clinical trials and implications for practice (pages 672–680)
D. D. Mitsikostas, N. G. Chalarakis, L. I. Mantonakis, E.-M. Delicha and P. P. Sfikakis

The role of intima-media-thickness, ankle-brachial-index and inflammatory biochemical parameters for stroke risk prediction: a systematic review (pages 544–e36)
D. Sander, H. Poppert, K. Sander and T. Etgen

Five-year experience with incobotulinumtoxinA (Xeomin®): the first botulinum toxin drug free of complexing proteins (pages 385–389) D. Dressler Click here to view the accompanying paper in this issue. Click here to view the accompanying paper in this issue

PET in coma and in vegetative state (pages 207–211)
W. –D. Heiss

Voxel-wise meta-analysis of gray matter abnormalities in idiopathic Parkinson’s disease (pages 199–206)
P. L. Pan, W. Song and H. F. Shang

Miller Fisher syndrome: brief overview and update with a focus on electrophysiological findings (pages 15–e3)
Z. Arányi, T. Kovács, I. Sipos and D. Bereczki

A literature review of the pathophysiology and onset of post-stroke spasticity (pages 21–27)
Anthony B. Ward