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


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

The Bibliographic Citations

Russell, G. Burns, A. (2014). Charles Bonnet syndrome and cognitive impairment: a systematic review. International Psychogeriatrics. May 22nd 2014: 1-13. [Epub ahead of print].

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. May 2014; 42: 93-115.

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

Boonkongchuen, P. Pongpakdee, S. Jindahra, P. [et al] (2014). Clinical analysis of adult-onset spinocerebellar ataxias in Thailand. BMC Neurology. April 5th 2014; 14: 75. Full Text Link.

de Jager, CA. (2014). Critical levels of brain atrophy associated with homocysteine and cognitive decline. Neurobiology of Aging. May 15th 2014. [Epub ahead of print]. Review. Full Text Link.

Gore, RL. Vardy, ER. O’Brien, JT. (2014). Delirium and dementia with Lewy bodies: distinct diagnoses or part of the same spectrum? Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry. May 23rd 2014. [Epub ahead of print]. Review. Full Text Link.

Tang W, Huang Q, Yao YY, Wang Y, Wu YL, Wang ZY. Does CSF p-tau181 help to discriminate Alzheimer’s Disease from other dementias and mild cognitive impairment? A meta-analysis of the literature. Journal of Neural Transmission. May 10th 2014. [Epub ahead of print]. Full Text Link.

Kirshner, HS. (2014). Frontotemporal dementia and primary progressive aphasia, a review. Neuropsychiatric Disease and Treatment. June 12th 2014; 10: 1045-55. Review. Full Text Link.

Noonan, KA. Jefferies, E. Visser, M. [et al] (2013). Going beyond inferior prefrontal involvement in semantic control: evidence for the additional contribution of dorsal angular gyrus and posterior middle temporal cortex. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience. November 2013; 25(11): 1824-50.

Hillary, FG. Roman, CA. Venkatesan, U. [et al] (2014). Hyperconnectivity is a fundamental response to neurological disruption. Neuropsychology. June 16th 2014. [Epub ahead of print].

Ferreira, D., Perestelo-.érez, L. [et al] (2014). Meta-review of CSF core biomarkers in Alzheimer’s Disease: the state-of-the-art after the new revised diagnostic criteria. Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience. March 24th 2014; 6: 47. Full Text Link.

Tao Y, Wang Y, Rogers JT, Wang F. Perturbed iron distribution in Alzheimer’s Disease serum, cerebrospinal fluid, and selected brain regions: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease. June 10th 2014. [Epub ahead of print].

Ritchie, C. Smailagic, N. Noel-Storr, AH. [et al] (2014). Plasma and cerebrospinal fluid amyloid beta for the diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease dementia and other dementias in people with mild cognitive impairment (MCI). Cochrane Database Systematic Reviews. June 10th 2014; Issue 6: No. CD008782. Full Text Link.

Shinagawa, S. Nakajima, S. Plitman, E. [et al] (2014). Psychosis in frontotemporal dementia. Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease. June 2nd 2014. [Epub ahead of print].

Tsivgoulis, G. Katsanos, AH. Papageorgiou, SG. [et al] (2014). The role of neurosonology in the diagnosis of vascular dementia. Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease. March 31st 2014. [Epub ahead of print].

Bajaj, N. Kupsch, A. O’Brien, JT. [et al] (2014). Safety analysis of 10 clinical trials and for 13 years after first approval of Ioflupane 123I injection (DaTscan). Journal of Nuclear Medicine. June 19th 2014. [Epub ahead of print].

Xu, H. Valenzuela, N. Fai, S. [et al] (2014). Targeted lipidomics: advances in profiling lysophosphocholine and platelet-activating factor second messengers. The FEBS Journal. November 2013; 280(22): 5652-67. Review. Full Text Link.

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