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Introduction to Dysphagia: A Throat and Esophageal Disorder With Many Underlying Causes

Swallowing is a complex biological action that comprises more than 31 muscles and five cranial nerves1 all working together to facilitate nutrition. Its two main goals are to push food from the mouth into the stomach and to protect airways from foreign objects.2 The Process Model of Feeding was created to help people understand how… Read More »

Bipolar Disorder Prognosis In 2020 – How Many People Have It?

For the prognosis of bipolar disorder[1]: Many people with bipolar disorder have successful good treatment, which, in turn, results from an accurate diagnosis. Because bipolar disorder may have a high rate of both under-diagnosis and diagnosis wrong, it is often difficult for people with the condition to receive competent treatment. Patients with bipolar disorder are… Read More »

Machine Learning May Facilitate Headache Disorder Diagnoses – AJMC.com Managed Markets Network

To improve standardization of headache disorder diagnoses, the International Classification of Headache Disorders (ICHD) was created and consists of chapters on primary headache disorders, secondary headache disorders, and painful cranial neuralgias/facial pain. However, the clinical application of the ICHD may be challenging for physicians who are inexperienced in headache medicine, the researchers noted. Neurophysiological tests,… Read More »

FDA Approves Enspryng (satralizumab-mwge) for Neuromyelitis Optica Spectrum Disorder

FDA Approves Enspryng (satralizumab-mwge) for Neuromyelitis Optica Spectrum Disorder Print this page South San Francisco, CA — August 14, 2020 — Genentech, a member of the Roche Group, today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Enspryng (satralizumab-mwge) as the first and only subcutaneous treatment for adults living with anti-aquaporin-4 (AQP4)… Read More »