Sep 8, 2014
1) Mirror therapy in unilateral neglect after stroke and 2) Topic of the month: Management of sports concussion. This podcast for the Neurology Journal begins and closes with Dr. Ted Burns, Section Editor Podcasts, briefly discussing highlighted articles from the print issue of Neurology. In the second segment Dr. Andy Southerland interviews Dr. Jeyaraj Pandian about his paper on mirror therapy in unilateral neglect after stroke. Dr. James Addington is reading our e-Pearl of the week about basilar-type migraine. In the next part of the podcast Dr. Stephen Donahue interviews Dr. Michael Jaffee about the acute diagnosis and management of concussion. The participants had nothing to disclose except Drs. Southerland, Pandian, Addington and Jaffee.Dr. Southerland serves as Podcast Deputy Editor for Neurology®; serves as Clinical Research Advisor for Totier Technologies, Inc.Dr. Pandian serves as Editor-in-Chief of CHRISMED J Health and Research; serves on the scientific advisory board of International J Stroke and serves as an Associate Editor for the Neurology India Journal.Dr. Addington serves on the editorial team for the Neurology® Resident and Fellow Section. Dr. Jaffee serves on the scientific advisory boards for WETA (Public Television) Brainline, U. S. Army Peer Review Alzheimer Research Program and the NIH translational research outcome consortium review.