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  1. Non-restorative sleep is the major cause of excessive daytime sleepiness and causes injures of the central nervous system. The most common cause of Excessive day sleepiness in a clinical setting is obstructive sl...

    Authors: Leqaa El-Mekkawy, Dina El Salmawy, Mye A. Basheer, Eman Maher and Mona M. Nada

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2022 58:11

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  2. The study aims to measure the quality of life (QOL) for cardiac outpatients with psychiatric disorders (CPP) in comparison to cardiac outpatients without psychiatric disorders (CPOP). A semi-structured intervi...

    Authors: Ahmad Alzahrani, Abdullah Alqahtani, Abeer Saleh, Maryam Aloqalaa, Abdulaziz Abdulmajeed, Asrar Nadhrah and Nada Alhazmi

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2022 58:10

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  3. Clinical progression of Parkinson’s disease (PD) is highly heterogeneous, and its predictors are generally lacking. Identifying predictors of early disease progression is important for patients’ management and...

    Authors: Asmaa Helmy, Eman Hamid, Mohamed Salama, Ahmed Gaber, Mahmoud El-Belkimy and Ali Shalash

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2022 58:9

    Content type: Research

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  4. Corona virus disease of the year 2019 (COVID-19) is still devastating the world for more than 19 months since its declaration as a pandemic by world health organization. Its manifestations does not stand at re...

    Authors: Tamer Roushdy and Nouran K. Sharaf

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2022 58:8

    Content type: Case Report

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  5. The objective of our study is to assess the clinical profile of autistic children in Morocco and the cultural perception of their parents. We collect data with a standard questionnaire on 130 children with aut...

    Authors: Bouchra Oneib, Younes Fajoui and Fatima El Ghazouani

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2022 58:7

    Content type: Research

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  6. COVID-19 is the present global public health problem. This respiratory viral infection can manifest atypical presentation including neurological presentations. An important neurological problem in COVID-19 is ...

    Authors: Rujittika Mungmunpuntipantip and Viroj Wiwanitkit

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2022 58:6

    Content type: Review

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  7. Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) not only caused a large surge of respiratory infections, it also had a potential association with and increases the risk of stroke. The pandemic has certainly provided new c...

    Authors: Ahmad Sulaiman Alwahdy, Ika Yulieta Margaretha, Kenyo Sembodro Pramesti, Nailaufar Hamro, Viska Yuzella, Fitriani Nasution and Arfan Mappalilu

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2022 58:5

    Content type: Case Report

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  8. Adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) and substance use disorder (SUD) are well-known risk factors for psychosis and dramatically affect schizophrenia. In this research, we aimed to measure the prevalence of ad...

    Authors: Amira Mohamed Yousef, Amany Elshabrawy Mohamed, Seham Mahmoud Eldeeb and Rehab S. Mahdy

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2022 58:4

    Content type: Research

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  9. The Mayer Rokitansky Küster Hauser (MRKH) syndrome is a rare congenital disorder characterized by the absence of uterus and vagina in a patient who is phenotypically a female, with 46 XX karyotypes. It affects...

    Authors: Sulochana Joshi, Anup Raj Bhandari, Prashant Shrestha and Rabi Shakya

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2022 58:3

    Content type: Case Report

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  10. Data regarding the relation between both subclinical thyroid dysfunction, thyroid autoantibodies and clinical outcomes in stroke patients are limited. This study aimed to evaluate subclinical thyroid dysfuncti...

    Authors: Rania S. Nageeb, Amr M. Azmy, Heba F. Tantawy, Ghada S. Nageeb and Alaa A. Omran

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2022 58:2

    Content type: Research

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  11. An association between migraine and stroke has been suggested for a long period, although conclusive evidence has not been reported. Several theories about hypercoagulability have been proposed for the associa...

    Authors: Ebtesam Mohamed Fahmy, Mona Salah Eldin Hamdy, Reem Medhat Mahmoud and Haidy Elshebawy

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2022 58:1

    Content type: Research

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  12. There is accumulating evidence that SARS-CoV-2 vaccinations can be complicated by venous sinus thrombosis (VST). This review aimed at summarising and discussing previous and recent advances regarding the diagn...

    Authors: Josef Finsterer and Sinda Zarrouk

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:179

    Content type: Review

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  13. The aim of this study is to describe the different forms of polyneuropathy associated with coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) as a secondary neurological complication for (COVID-19) and the outcome from differen...

    Authors: Haidy Elshebawy, Mohamed Y. Ezzeldin and Eman Hassan Elzamarany

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:178

    Content type: Research

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  14. Increasing the rate of vaccination is crucial in combating the COVID-19 pandemic. However, a survey of 112,888 Indonesians found that only 64.8% Indonesians were willing to be vaccinated, with 7.6% refusing al...

    Authors: Theo Audi Yanto, Gilbert Sterling Octavius, Rivaldo Steven Heriyanto, Catherine Ienawi, Haviza Nisa and H. Emildan Pasai

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:177

    Content type: Research

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  15. Spinal cord injury (SCI) can cause considerable morbidity and mortality. Until now there is no spinal cord injury profile in Indonesia. Therefore, this study aims to provide an overview of the spinal cord inju...

    Authors: Lukas Widhiyanto, Aliefio Japamadisaw and Kukuh Dwiputra Hernugrahanto

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:176

    Content type: Research

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  16. Stroke is a serious health condition that is responsible for more than 5% of total deaths. Near 20% of patients experiencing stroke die every year, resulting in the stroke being at the top of the list of preve...

    Authors: Mohammad Amin Akbarzadeh, Sarvin Sanaie, Mahshid Kuchaki Rafsanjani and Mohammad-Salar Hosseini

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:175

    Content type: Review

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  17. Parkinson’s disease is one of the non-curable diseases and occurs by the prominent loss of neurotransmitter (dopamine) in substantia nigra pars compacta (SNpc). The main cause behind this is not yet identified...

    Authors: Nikita Aggarwal, Barjinder Singh Saini and Savita Gupta

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:174

    Content type: Review

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  18. Eosinophilic granulomatosis with polyangiitis (EGPA) is associated with vasculitic neuropathy and being rare can present as subacute symmetric sensorimotor quadriparesis mimicking Guillain–Barre syndrome (GBS)...

    Authors: Dinesh Khandelwal, Mridula Singh, Ruchi Jagota and Vaibhav Mathur

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:173

    Content type: Case Report

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  19. COVID-19 pandemic became a global health problem affecting the life of millions of people all over the world. The effects of this pandemic were not only on the physical and medical aspects but also on the psyc...

    Authors: Samir El Sayed, Sarah Gomaa, Doaa Shokry, Ahmed Kabil and Ahmed Eissa

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:172

    Content type: Research

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  20. Most autism spectrum disorder (ASD) interventions evaluated child outcomes and ignoring the role of parent and family factors on both the immediate- and long-term effects of therapy. The purpose of this study ...

    Authors: Romany H. Gabra, Doaa F. Hashem and Gellan K. Ahmed

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:170

    Content type: Research

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  21. Peripheral vestibular vertigo is a common cause of vertigo especially in the elderly. The neutrophil to lymphocyte ratio (NLR) is a rapid and cost-effective inflammatory marker that has been assessed previousl...

    Authors: Andi Kurnia Bintang and Eva Iin Magasingan

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:169

    Content type: Research

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  22. Schizophrenia is a chronic psychosis marked by multiple bioenvironmental and immunological dysregulation with its intricate role in etiopathogenesis of periodontal disease remaining unclear. Hence, the aim of ...

    Authors: Bariah Fahad Albahli, Najd Mohammed Alrasheed, Raghad Saleh Alabdulrazaq, Dhafer S. Alasmari and Muzammil Moin Ahmed

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:168

    Content type: Research

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  23. Juvenile nasopharyngeal angiofibroma (JNA) is a rare benign, but the locally aggressive, vascular tumor that occurs almost exclusively in young men. Although this tumor accounts for only about 0.5% of head and...

    Authors: Walid Abouzeid, Ahmed Sultan and Mohamed Shadad

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:167

    Content type: Research

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  24. COVID-19 mediated immune dysregulation and cytokine storm can precipitate and aggravate Moyamoya angiopathy (MMA), influencing its disease course. This index study was undertaken to prospectively evaluate the ...

    Authors: Shambaditya Das, Biman Kanti Ray, Ritwik Ghosh, Samya Sengupta, Alak Pandit and Souvik Dubey

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:166

    Content type: Research

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  25. Autonomic nervous system (ANS) symptoms are frequently present in people with epilepsy (PwE). They are generally more prominent when they originate from the temporal lobe. We aim to investigate the alterations...

    Authors: Kanar K. Shaker, Akram M. Al Mahdawi and Farqad B. Hamdan

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:165

    Content type: Research

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  26. Multiple sclerosis is an immune-mediated disease which has been associated to a great variety of mechanisms that could influence its pathogenesis. Numerous reports in the medical literature suggest that Helicobac...

    Authors: Yahveth Cantero-Fortiz, Iván Murrieta-Álvarez, Andrés Aurelio León-Peña, Miguel Antonio López-Trujillo, Alejandra Carmina Córdova-Ramírez, Montserrat Rivera-Álvarez, Gilberto David Elias-de-la-Cruz, Juan Carlos Olivares-Gazca, Guillermo J. Ruiz-Delgado and Guillermo J. Ruiz-Argüelles

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:164

    Content type: Research

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  27. Intravenous thrombolysis is a widely approved treatment method for acute ischemic stroke (AIS). Nevertheless, there is a growing interest in its impact on functional outcomes and Health-related Quality of life...

    Authors: Mihael Emilov Tsalta-Mladenov and Silva Peteva Andonova

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:163

    Content type: Research

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  28. Abducens nerve is the most common nerve affected among other cranial nerves in terms of isolated ocular palsy. Despite its prevalence and progression made in neuroimaging, incidence of idiopathic cases continu...

    Authors: Zainab Irshad Husain, Rawaa AlSayegh and Hani Humaidan

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:162

    Content type: Case Report

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  29. There has been a global increase in the prevalence of common mental disorders (CMD), particularly in conflict hotspots. The limited amount of resources is one of the key barriers to effective treatment within ...

    Authors: Mansour Abdulshafea, Abdul Hakim Rhouma, Nadeem Gire, Ali AlMadhoob, Usman Arshad and Nusrat Husain

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:161

    Content type: Review

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  30. According to the World Health Organisation, as of 2019, globally around 50 million people suffer from dementia, with approximately another 10 million getting added to the list every year, wherein Alzheimer’s d...

    Authors: Jaanaky Vigneswaran, Sivaloganathan Anogh Muthukumar, Mohamed Shafras and Geetika Pant

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:160

    Content type: Review

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  31. Hyperglycemia during acute ischemic stroke is associated with worse outcomes, and this glucose altitude may persist in the initial days. In this study, we investigate the effect of glucose fluctuations in the ...

    Authors: Sibel Ciplak, Ahmet Adiguzel, Unal Ozturk and Yahya Akalin

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:159

    Content type: Research

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  32. The current case report presents acute hemorrhagic necrotizing encephalopathy (AHNE) as an example of a fatal complication, the etiology of which could be coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) with multiple orga...

    Authors: Victor Vladimirovich Ermilov and Nikita Alexeevich Dorofeev

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:158

    Content type: Case Report

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  33. In sub-Saharan Africa, encephalitis of various etiologies is a major public health problem and Rasmussen syndrome is rarely diagnosed due to under-medicalization. The objective of this study is to describe the...

    Authors: Carlos Othon Guelngar, Touré Mohamed Lamine, Barry Mamadou Ciré, Diakité Mamady, Konaté Mahadi, Djibo Hamani Bachir Abdoul, Sakadi Foksouna, Djibo Hassane Fatimata, Camara Naby, Kassa Dago François, Bah Fatimatou Korka, Camara Doussou, Millimono Victorine, Condé Salematou, Sakho Aminata, Diallo Mohamed Tafsir…

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:157

    Content type: Research

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  34. Traumatic acute subdural haematoma occurs in about 10–20% of patients with severe head injuries. This study aims to investigate the relation between outcome and the age, Glasgow Coma Scale on admission as well...

    Authors: Mohamed A. Ragaee, Radwan Nouby Mahmoud, Mohamed Ahmed Alghriany and Wael M. A. Abd El-Ghani

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:156

    Content type: Research

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  35. Although area postrema syndrome (APS) is one of the core clinical features of neuromyelitis optic spectrum disorder (NMOSD), it is frequently misdiagnosed as gastrointestinal or systemic disorders. In this stu...

    Authors: Eman M. Khedr, Hassan M. Farweez, Noha Abo Elfetoh, Eman R. Badawy, Sara Hassanein, Doaa M. Mahmoud and Ahmed Nasreldein

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:155

    Content type: Research

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  36. Motor neuron disease is a heterogeneous group of progressive neurodegenerative disorders, most common of which is amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). There are many clinical and radiological criteria to diagn...

    Authors: Rana Zakaria Ahmed Mohamed, Haitham Hamdy Salem, Hossam Moussa El-Sayed Sakr, Hossam-Eldin Mahmoud Afifi, Ahmed Mohammed Elsadek and Nagia Aly Fahmy

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:154

    Content type: Research

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  37. Parkinson’s disease (PD) is one of the most common neurodegenerative diseases. There is accumulating evidence that link gut microbiota to symptomatology and pathophysiology of PD. The aim of this study was to ...

    Authors: Eman M. Khedr, Anwar M. Ali, Enas Deaf, Hebatallah M. Hassan, Ahmed Alaa and Ayman Gamea

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:153

    Content type: Research

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  38. NeuroAid II (MLC901) is a promising therapy for stroke patients who present outside of therapeutic window for reperfusion therapy. Studies have proven its efficacy in ischemic stroke; however, data of drug saf...

    Authors: Anna Misya’il Abdul Rashid, Mohamad Syafeeq Faeez Md Noh, Abdul Hanif Khan Yusof Khan, Wei Chao Loh, Janudin Baharin, Azliza Ibrahim, Liyana Najwa Inche Mat, Wan Aliaa Wan Sulaiman, Fan Kee Hoo, Fazah Akhtar Hanapiah and Hamidon Basri

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:151

    Content type: Case Report

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  39. Since the emergence of the COVID-19 pandemic and the significant changes that impacted because of it, people around the world have been left dealing with its consequences—fear of becoming ill and dying, fear o...

    Authors: Abdulmajeed A. Alkhamees

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:150

    Content type: Case Report

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  40. Post-stroke cognitive and physical disabilities are common sequelae; however, it seems that the second ischemic stroke carries a higher proportional risk more than expected. In this study, we aimed to study se...

    Authors: Mohammed Ezzat Elwan, Aktham Ismail Al-emam, Ahmed Nabil Munir and Mostafa Saleh Melake

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:149

    Content type: Research

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  41. Stigma among psychiatric patients is pervasive all over the world. Our aim in this study was to investigate risk factors for stigma related to psychiatric disorders and to demonstrate the major consequences of...

    Authors: Taher Abdelraheem Sayed, Magda Mohamed Ali and Saber Hadad

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:148

    Content type: Research

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  42. Despite the high number of patients suffering from the negative impact of diabetic neuropathy (DN) in Ethiopia, evidence regarding the time to DN and its predictors are not well document in Ethiopia. Therefore...

    Authors: Sewnet Adem Kebede, Biruk Shalmeno Tusa, Adisu Birhanu Weldesenbet, Zemenu Tadesse Tessema and Tadesse Awoke Ayele

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:147

    Content type: Research

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  43. Opioid use disorder (OUD) can have negative impact on cognitive functions. This study aims to evaluate the effect of bilateral transcranial direct-current stimulation (tDCS) over the right/left dorsolateral pr...

    Authors: Hossein Mostafavi, Mohsen Dadashi, Alireza Armani Kia, Davod Ahmadi, Reza Pirzeh and Zakaria Eskandari

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:146

    Content type: Research

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  44. Postural instability and balance problems in patients with Parkinson’s disease (PD) can seriously affect the quality of life and lead to falls with a subsequent increase in the morbidity and mortality. Early i...

    Authors: Hany Mohamed Eldeeb and Heba Samir Abdelraheem

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:145

    Content type: Research

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  45. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is accompanied by substantial systemic dysregulations that comprise systemic inflammation and neurohormonal activation in addition to many neurological involvements...

    Authors: Hossam Abd El Monem Ali and Ahmed Salama Al-Adl

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:144

    Content type: Research

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  46. The aim of this systematic review is to present the existing literature on the clinical motor, and non-motor factors contributing to sit-to-stand transfer in individuals with Parkinson's disease.

    Authors: Charmaine Pearl Da Cunha, Pratiksha Tilak Rao and Suruliraj Karthikbabu

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:143

    Content type: Review

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  47. Neuropathic pain is a common chronic ailment that can be challenging to treat because of the heterogeneity of its etiologies, symptoms, and underlying mechanisms. Drugs to treat neuropathic pain are highly pre...

    Authors: Bahia Chahine and Farah Al Souheil

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:142

    Content type: Research

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  48. Copeptin is a new blood biomarker for acute ischemic stroke which emerged to assist clinicians with decision-making. Serum copeptin can accurately reflect vasopressin concentration, which plays a role in aggra...

    Authors: Mohammed I. Oraby, Rasha H. Soliman, Rehab M. Abd Elkareem and Amna I. Mohammed

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:140

    Content type: Research

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