Whether a patient had an ischemic stroke, intracerebral hemorrhage or subarachnoid hemorrhage, their post-event health domains are likely to be affected to a similar degree, a recent study finds.
A new study shows adults over 60 with sleep apnea achieve improvements in sleepiness, fatigue, depression and quality of life comparable to those in their younger counterparts.
Findings from a large neurological outpatient sample raise the prospect of studying sleep therapies for their effect on disease-specific outcomes in a range of neurological conditions.
One of the largest studies of routinely collected patient-reported outcomes after stroke suggests that executive function and patients’ social participation need more clinical attention.
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The largest single-center study of depression in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis yields practice-shaping findings on depression’s prevalence and effects on survival and quality of life.
While we have long been able to analyze the financial impact of screening options and therapies, there now are tools that can help providers analyze the effects of their efforts.
Patients with epilepsy and multiple sclerosis have high rates of depression and an increased risk for suicide. Cleveland Clinic analysis shows the PHQ-9 can be useful in identifying who may benefit from psychiatric care.
An initiative that encourages patients to enter information on their own condition into portable tablet devices is enhancing the electronic medical record and putting big data to use.
As routine psychosocial screening of oncology patients for distress becomes required for accreditation, Cleveland Clinic has developed a system that uses an EMR-integrated screening tool to assess all patients at check-in.
Cleveland Clinic’s Knowledge Program allows physicians to identify depression and other neuropsychiatric conditions in children with epilepsy and initiate earlier treatments.