Journal of Neurology Research

Editor-in-Chief: Jian Qiang Lu, MD, PHD, FRCPC, Associate Professor, McMaster University, Canada
Frequency: Bimonthly
Journal Access: Open Access
ISSN-print: 1923-2845
ISSN-online: 1923-2853
Journal scope: Journal of Neurology Research is an open access, peer-reviewed, international journal. All submissions relating to basic research and clinical practice of neurology and neurosurgery are in this journal's scope.
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  • The Effect of Nocturnal Blood Pressure Changes on the Cognitive State of Patients With Parkinson’s Disease

    Recent data have revealed that cognitive involvement occurs, more or less, in every stage of idiopathic Parkinson’s disease (IPD), which is definitely going to cause radical changes in this traditional understanding.

  • Key Role of Promoter Methylation and Inactivation of MCPH1 Gene in Brain Tumors

    Microcephalin (MCPH1/BIRT1) is a putative tumor suppressor gene which has recently seized great attentions in cancer studies.

  • A Case of Hemiplegia Vegetativa Alterna, Paroxysmal Sympathetic Hyperactivity and Ogilvie’s Syndrome: The Role of Central Sympathetic Pathways in Their Pathophysiology

    Hemiplegia vegetativa alterna (HVA) is the clinical syndrome of contralateral hemiparesis, hemisensory loss, hemihyperhidrosis and ipsilateral Horner’s syndrome.

  • Somnolence and Sedation Were Transient Adverse Events for Most Patients Receiving Clobazam Therapy

    Somnolence-related adverse events (AEs) are common with benzodiazepine treatment. Clobazam is a uniquely structured 1,5-benzodiazepine indicated in the US for the adjunctive treatment of seizures associated with Lennox-Gastaut syndrome (LGS) in patients ≥ 2 years old.

  • Instrumental Activities of Daily Living Questionnaires for Dementia and Mild Cognitive Impairment

    Our aim was to explore the role of instrumental activities of daily living (IADL) questionnaires in transition from no cognitive impairment to mild cognitive impairment (MCI) and dementia in comparison to neuropsychological tests.







Peripheral Neuropathies Associated With Diabetes Mellitus: A Review
Diabetic peripheral neuropathy is defined as the presence of symptoms and signs of peripheral nerve dysfunction in people with diabetes after the exclusion of other causes. It manifests in the somatic, sensory and/or autonomic parts of the peripheral nervous system. The sensory phenotype is divided into small, large or mixed fiber types.
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Calcitonin Gene-Related Peptide as a Biomarker in Migraine

Migraine is a prevalent disease with much economic burden and relatively inadequate available treatment. Calcitonin gene-related peptide (CGRP) is the most abundant neuropeptide in the trigeminal nerve and it may be involved in the pathogenesis of migraine. The aim of the study was to determine the plasma level of CGRP in patients with primary headache, and if it could be a potential biomarker for migraine. Read the Full Text

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Eccrine Porocarcinoma of the Scalp: A Case Report and Review of Literature
Eccrine porocarcinoma is an extremely rare malignant tumor that arises from the ductal part of sweat glands. It may present as asymptomatic nodule which may ulcerate or get infected and become itchy or painful. Porocarcinoma commonly arises in the legs and feet and rarely in the scalp. It can metastasize and it has a high rate of recurrence. Gross total surgical excision with safety margin is the main stone of management. Full Text

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Calcitonin Gene-Related Peptide as a Biomarker in Migraine Abstract HTML PDF
Aktham Ismail Alemam, Wafeek Mahmoud Alsheikh, Ibrahim Alsayed Alahmar 103-107

Case Report

Remission of Chronic Acquired Demyelinating Polyneuropathy Associated With Paraproteinemia After Removal of Skull Plasmacytoma Abstract HTML PDF
Sung-Yeon Sohn, Jin-Ok Kim, Soo Joo Lee 108-111
Optic Neuritis Presenting With Altitudinal Visual Field Defect in a Neuromyelitis Optica Patient Abstract HTML PDF
Halil Onder, Farid Khasiyev, Rana Karabudak 112-114
Eccrine Porocarcinoma of the Scalp: A Case Report and Review of Literature Abstract HTML PDF
Khalid M. Ashour, Mustafa H. Alwalily, Kamal B. Balkhoyor, Montasser A. Foda, Abdulrhman Saleh Dairi, Abdelazim L. Sadaka, Sameen Shoaib, Amal A. Hassan 115-117

Letter to the Editor

A Remarkable Patient With Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus: The Importance of Awareness of NPH in Departments Other Than Neurology Abstract HTML PDF
Halil Onder, Ibrahim Akkurt 118-119
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