Neurology

Impact of childhood violence on neural development

September 30, 2020

Adverse experiences in childhood can have lifelong consequences. An investigation looks into how they could impact neural development.

At term delivery’s impact on neuropsychiatric outcomes

September 24, 2020

Previous research has shown adverse neuropsychiatric outcomes among infants who are born preterm and postterm. An investigation examines the outcomes of children born at term.

Is botulinum toxin effective for treating children’s migraines?

September 01, 2020

A new study examines the efficacy of the toxin for migraine treatment in pediatrics.

Identifying neonatal seizures with a machine-learning algorithm

August 31, 2020

Diagnosing neonatal seizures can be complicated and difficult. Could an algorithm help? An investigation examines.

Zika may have led to negative outcomes in kids born with normal head size

July 16, 2020

Parents of newborns who had been exposed to Zika virus in utero may have breathed a sigh of relief when their child was born with normocephaly. An investigation finds that adverse outcomes occurred even in children with normal head size.

FDA approves Fintepla for treatment of Dravet Syndrome

June 29, 2020

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approves Fintepla (fenfluramine) through Priority Review.