Glendale, CA (PRWEB) August 11, 2013
Audio-Digest Foundation Announces the Release of Neurology Volume 04, Issue 10: Multiple Sclerosis/Sleep and Parkinson Disease.
The goals of this program are to improve the diagnosis and treatment of multiple sclerosis (MS), and to improve the management of sleep disorders in patients with Parkinson disease (PD). After hearing and assimilating this program, the clinician will be better able to:
1. Diagnose MS early in the course of the disease.
2. Choose appropriate treatments based on the type of MS and efficacy and safety profiles of available agents.
3. Assess the potential clinical importance of various investigational agents being developed to treat MS.
4. Recognize the signs and symptoms of sleep disturbances in patients with PD.
5. Treat patients with PD who have daytime and nocturnal symptoms of various sleep disorders.
The original programs were presented by Melissa Ortega, MD, Instructor of Neurology, Multiple Sclerosis Division, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, and Aleksandar Videnovic, MD, Assistant Professor of Neurology, Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders Center, Circadian Rhythms and Sleep Research Laboratory, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL.
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