Eradicating Helicobacter pylori Infections May Be a Key Treatment for Parkinson’s Disease

A review of the latest literature supports the association between the gut bacteria H. pylori and Parkinson’s disease, according to a new report in the Journal of Parkinson’s Disease

September 24, 2018 - Amsterdam, NL – While human genetic mutations are involved in a small number of Parkinson’s disease (PD) cases, the vast majority of cases are of unknown environmental causes, prompting enormous interest in identifying environmental risk factors involved. More...

September 24, 2018

NeuroRehabilitation Begins Publication of Evidence-Based Cochrane Systematic Reviews Summaries

September 24, 2018 - Amsterdam, NL – IOS Press is pleased to announce a new affiliation between NeuroRehabilitation (NRE) and Cochrane Rehabilitation with the aim of improving evidence-based neurorehabilitation practice. Abstracts from specially selected Cochrane Systematic Reviews relevant to neurorehabilitation will be published in NRE in a new section called Cochrane Corners. More...

September 24, 2018

Can a Novel High-Density EEG Approach Disentangle the Differences of Visual Event Related Potential (N170), Elicited by Negative Facial Stimuli, in People with Subjective Cognitive Impairment?

September 14, 2018 - Thessaloniki-Macedonia, Greece – Greek researchers investigated whether specific brain regions, which have been found to be highly activated after negative facial stimulus, are also activated in different groups of people with subjective cognitive impairment (SCI), mild cognitive impairment (MCI) and Alzheimer’s disease (AD) compared to healthy controls (HC). More...

September 14, 2018

Parkinson Matters: A Call to Action to Improve Patient Care

Experts propose ways to address the rapidly rising number of deaths from Parkinson’s disease and related disorders and improve the end of life care of Parkinson patients in JPD

September 10, 2018 - Amsterdam, NL – Deaths associated with Parkinson’s disease and related disorders increased substantially between 2001 and 2014. Parkinson’s disease was in fact the most common cause of death associated with a neurological condition, according to a report by Public Health England. International experts reporting in the Journal of Parkinson’s Disease evaluate these findings and address important implications for future healthcare needs. More...

September 10, 2018