Neuroimmunology: Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple sclerosis is an acquired demyelinating disease of the central nervous system. It is the second most common cause of disability in adults in United States after head trauma.The etiology of MS is probably multifactorial, related to genetic, environmental, …

Neuroimmunology: Neuropsychiatric Lupus (NPSLE)

Managing NPSLE: Top 10 Clinical Pearls

Once a diagnosis of systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) has been made, numerous neurological and psychiatric manifestations may be found to…

EULAR recommendations for the management of NPSLE

Ann Rheum Dis. 2010 Dec;69(12):2074-82. doi: 10.1136/ard.2010.130476. Epub 2010 Aug 19. Consensus Development Conference; Guideline; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov’t|By Bertsias GK , et al.

Cyclophosphamide Still Needed in NPSLE

Partial or complete response seen in more than 80% of severe events

Neuroimmunology: Rheumatoid Arthritis

The most common symptom observed in RA patients was headache, potentially resulting from the disease process, treatment, or comorbid conditions…