Linda Peckel

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Gender and Multiple Sclerosis: How It Influences Prognosis and Future Treatment

Gender and Multiple Sclerosis: How It Influences Prognosis and Future Treatment

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A rapid increase in the female-to-male ratio of MS incidence has been observed through several population studies.

Sexual Harassment: Psychological Effects of a Shifting Public Perspective

Sexual Harassment: Psychological Effects of a Shifting Public Perspective

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An expert discusses how the shifting public view of sexual harassment is affecting the nation.

A New Code of Ethics for Clinical Trial Research in the 21st Century

A New Code of Ethics for Clinical Trial Research in the 21st Century

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Recent revisions to the Common Rule deal largely with improving transparency of informed consent while introducing a new concept of "broad consent" that can expand the reach of research.

When Should Patients With Dementia Stop Driving?

When Should Patients With Dementia Stop Driving?

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No formal mechanisms exist in to require cessation of driving for reasons associated with dementia, so the treating neurologist is often relied upon to initiate discussions of driving.

Should We Close the Book on Patent Foramen Ovale Closure in Migraine?

Should We Close the Book on Patent Foramen Ovale Closure in Migraine?

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Recent research has suggested that patent foramen ovale closure surgery might be a preventive measure against future migraine attacks.

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