Sep 5, 2016
1) Neurology® Clinical Practice: Incidence of meningeal enhancement on brain MRI secondary to lumbar puncture2) What's Trending: Interview with Robert Gross about his editorial on the trial article format being published this week3) Topic of the month: Neurologic prognosis following cardiac arrestThis 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. Jonathan Perk interviews Dr. Sarah Wesley about her Neurology® Clinical Practice paper on the unexplained meningeal enhancement after lumbar puncture. Dr. Ted Burns is interviewing Dr. Robert Gross for our “What's Trending” feature of the week about his editorial on the trial article format being published this week in Neurology. In the next part of the podcast Dr. Andy Schomer interviews Dr. Eelco Wijdicks about the treatment of cardiac arrest and hypothermia management.DISCLOSURES: Dr. Wesley serves on the editorial team for the Neurology® Resident and Fellow Section.Dr. Ted Burns serves as Podcast Editor for Neurology®; and has received research support for consulting activities with UCB, CSL Behring, Walgreens and Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc.Dr. Gross receives support for educational endeavors from the University of Rochester Medical Center's Clinical and Translational Science Award from the NIH, since his appointment as Editor-in-Chief in 2009, he has ceased participation in industry-sponsored clinical trials and speakers' bureaus; receives an honorarium from AAN as Editor-in-Chief of Neurology®.Dr. Wijdicks receives royalties from the publication of several books.NO CME WILL BE OFFERED THIS WEEK.