GEMC:Nervous System Disorders

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General

This the main page for the Global Emergency Medicine Curriculum Project's Nervous System Disorders section. For point of care treatment information see the respective category page and non-GEMC notes.

Cranial Nerve Disorders

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Demyelinating Disorders

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Headache

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Hydrocephalus

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Infectious / Inflammatory Disorders

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Movement Disorders

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Neuromuscular Disorders

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Seizure Disorders

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Stroke and TIA

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  • Saver JL, Fonarow GC, Smith EE, et al. Time to treatment with intravenous tissue plasminogen activator and outcome from acute ischemic stroke. JAMA. 2013 Jun 19;309(23): 2480-8.
  • Hacke W, Donnan G, Fieschi C, et al. Association of outcome with early stroke treatment: pooled analysis of ATLANTIS, ECASS, and NINDS rt-PA stroke trials. Lancet. 2004 Mar 6; 363(9411): 768-74.
  • Lees KR, Bluhmki E, von Kummer R, et al. Time to treatment with intravenous alteplase and outcome in stroke: an updated pooled analysis of ECASS, ATLANTIS, NINDS, and EPITHET trials. Lancet. 2010 May 15; 375(9727): 1695-703.
  • Hoffman JR, Schriger DL. A graphic reanalysis of the NINDS Trial. Ann Emerg Med. 2009 Sep;54(3):329-36, 336.e1-35.
  • Wardlaw JM, Murray V, Berge E, Del Zoppo GJ. Thrombolysis for acute ischaemic stroke. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2009 Oct 7;(4):CD000213.
  • Wardlaw JM, Koumellis P, Liu M. Thrombolysis (different doses, routes of administration and agents) for acute ischaemic stroke. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2013 May 31;5:CD000514.
  • Sandercock P, Wardlaw JM, Lindley RI, et al. The beneļ¬ts and harms of intravenous thrombolysis with recombinant tissue plasminogen activator within 6 h of acute ischaemic stroke (the third international stroke trial [IST-3]): a randomised controlled trial. Lancet. 2012 Jun 23; 379(9834): 2352-63.
  • American College of Emergency Physicians; American Academy of Neurology. Clinical Policy: Use of intravenous tPA for the management of acute ischemic stroke in the emergency department. Ann Emerg Med. 2013 Feb;61(2):225-43.
  • Lenzer J. Why we can't trust clinical guidelines. BMJ. 2013 Jun 14;346:f3830. doi:10.1136/bmj.f3830.

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Spinal Cord Disorders

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CNS Tumors

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Other Neurologic Emergencies

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