Jun 11, 2018
1. Featured Neurology® Clinical Practice Article: Reflections on Translation: Views of Participants in a Multi-Site Canadian CCSVI Clinical Trial2. Lesson of the Week: Functional disorders This Neurology® Podcast begins and closes with Dr. Robert Gross, Editor-in-Chief, briefly discussing highlighted articles from the June 12, 2018, print issue of Neurology. In the first segment, Dr. Stacey Clardy talks with Dr. Shelly Benjaminy about her paper on patients’ perspectives from the chronic cerebrospinal venous insufficiency clinical trial in Canada. In the second segment, Dr. David Lapides continues his discussion with Dr. Jon Stone about how to approach functional disorders.DISCLOSURES: Dr. Clardy has received research support from Western Institute for Biomedical Research (WIBR). Dr. Benjaminy has received research support from Canadian Institutes of Health Research [INV-126709], University of British Columbia [Public Scholars Award, Li Tze Fong Memorial Fellowship, Millie and Ralph Drabinsky Graduate Scholarship in Medicine, and Faculty of Medicine Graduate Scholarship], and Stem Cell Network Canada. Dr. Lapides reports no disclosures. Dr. Stone receives publishing royalties from UptoDate; runs a free self-help website for patients with functional disorders www.neurosymptoms.org; and carries out regular expert witness work in relation to personal injury and medical negligence.