Aug 25, 2014
1) Growth hormone treatment for childhood short stature and risk of stroke in early adulthood and 2) Topic of the month: Contemporary alternative medicine therapies. This podcast for the Neurology Journal begins and closes with Dr. Robert Gross, Editor-in-Chief, briefly discussing highlighted articles from the print issue of Neurology. In the second segment Dr. Cyrus Boelman interviews Dr. Emmanuel Touze about his paper on growth hormone treatment for childhood short stature and risk of stroke in early childhood. Dr. Adam Numis is reading our e-Pearl of the week about LG-1 antibodies in limbic encephalitis. In the next part of the podcast Dr. Rebecca Wells interviews Dr. Don Levy about approaches of Integrative Medicine practitioners to patient care. The participants had nothing to disclose except Dr. Numis.Dr. Numis serves on the editorial team for the Neurology® Resident and Fellow Section.