Neurology® Podcast

The Neurology podcast is introduced by Editor-in-Chief Robert A. Gross, MD, PhD, who discusses several highlighted articles in the current issue of Neurology®. The podcast regularly features content from Neurology® Clinical Practice, Neurology® Genetics, and Neurology® Neuroimmunology & Neuroinflammation. Opening segments include interviews with authors who summarize a current article and discuss the main findings and clinical implications for neurologists. It concludes with the Lesson of the Week, a short segment on a topic such as a laboratory technique, statistical methods, or historical neurology. Regular features also include Delayed Recall, ePearls, and What’s Trending. Podcast listeners can earn 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CME Credits™ by answering the multiple-choice questions related to Neurology content in the online Podcast Quiz. (Delayed recall, Neurology® Clinical Practice, Neurology® Genetics, and Neurology® Neuroimmunology & Neuroinflammation contents are excluded from the CME program). The exams are posted weekly on Wednesday.


Active forgetting in our sleep; improvement in pediatric demyelination

In the first part of the podcast, Dr. David Lapides talks with Dr. Thomas Kilduff about his Science report article reporting that REM sleep–active MCH neurons are involved in forgetting hippocampus-dependent memories, which you can read here: In the second segment, Dr. Stacey Clardy talks with Dr. Sylvia Tenembaum about her paper on prognostic indicators of improvement with therapeutic plasma exchange in pediatric demyelination.


 2019-11-25  18m