Recent Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses on Neurology / Brain Research

Summary

Recent reviews and meta-analyses on neurological topics are listed below. Some of these articles may be available freely (according to local circumstances). Obtaining the full-text of the other articles requires a suitable Athens password, a journal subscription or payment for access.

The Bibliographic Citations

Stuart, MJ. Baune, BT. (2014). Chemokines and chemokine receptors in mood, disorders. schizophrenia, and cognitive impairment: a systematic review of biomarker studies. Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews. February 8th 2014. [Epub ahead of print]. Review.

Levin, B. Bhardwaj, A. (2014). Chronic traumatic encephalopathy: a critical appraisal. Neurocritical Care. April 2014; 20(2): 334-44.

Barugh, AJ. Gray, P. Shenkin, SD. [et al] (2014). Cortisol levels and the severity and outcomes of acute stroke: a systematic review. Journal of Neurology. March 2014; 261(3): 533-45.

Frisardi, V. (2014). Impact of metabolic syndrome on cognitive decline in older age: protective or harmful, where is the pitfall? Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease: JAD. March 4th 2014. [Epub ahead of print].

Tumati, S. Martens, S. Aleman, A. (2014). Magnetic resonance spectroscopy in mild cognitive impairment: systematic review and meta-analysis. Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews. December 2013; 37(10) Pt 2: 2571-86.

Siervo, M. Harrison, SL. Jagger, C. [et al] (2014). Metabolic syndrome and longitudinal changes in cognitive function: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease: JAD. February  27th 2014. [Epub ahead of print].

Bunse, T. Wobrock, T. Strube, W. [et al] (2013). Motor cortical excitability assessed by transcranial magnetic stimulation in psychiatric disorders: a systematic review. Brain Stimulation. December 14th 2013. [Epub ahead of print].

Delva, F. Auriacombe, S. Letenneur, L. [et al] (2014). Natural history of functional decline in Alzheimer’s Disease: a systematic review. Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease: JAD. January 1st 2014; 40(1): 57-67.

Stella, F. Radanovic, M. Aprahamian, I. [et al] (2014). Neurobiological correlates of apathy in Alzheimer’s Disease and mild cognitive impairment: a critical review. Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease: JAD. January 1st 2014; 39(3): 633-48.

Devan, BD. Pistell, PJ. Duffy, KB. [et al] (2014). Phosphodiesterase inhibition facilitates cognitive restoration in rodent models of age-related memory decline. NeuroRehabilitation. January 1st 2014; 34(1): 101-11.

Caobelli, F. Cobelli, M. Pizzocaro, C. [et al] (2014). The role of neuroimaging in evaluating patients affected by Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease: a systematic review of the literature. Journal of Neuroimaging. March 5th 2014. [Epub ahead of print].

Pedder, H. Vesterinen, HM. Macleod, MR. [et al] (2014). Systematic review and meta-analysis of interventions tested in animal models of lacunar stroke. Stroke. February 2014; 45(2): 563-70.

Godbolt, AK. Cancelliere, C. Hincapié, CA. [et al] (2014). Systematic review of the risk of dementia and chronic cognitive impairment after mild traumatic brain injury: results of the international collaboration on mild traumatic brain injury prognosis. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. March 2014; 95(3S): S245-S256. Review.

Cancelliere, C. Cassidy, JD. Li, A. [et al] (2014). Systematic search and review procedures: results of the international collaboration on mild traumatic brain injury prognosis. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. March 2014; 95(3S): S101-S131. Review.

Jack, CR. Jr. Knopman, DS. [and] Jagust, WJ. [et al]. (2013). Tracking pathophysiological processes in Alzheimer’s Disease: an updated hypothetical model of dynamic biomarkers. Lancet Neurology. February 2013; Vol.12(2): 207-16. Full Text Link.

Brunoni, AR. Vanderhasselt, MA. (2014). Working memory improvement with non-invasive brain stimulation of the dorsolateral prefrontal cortex: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Brain and Cognition. February 7th 2014; 86C: 1-9. [Epub ahead of print].

[A version of this collection features in Dementia and Elderly Care: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWNHST), Volume 3 Issue 11, June 2014].

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