Autoimmune Encephalitis – A Neurology Podcast

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Mar 29, 2019

Dr. Luca Bartolini discusses autoimmune encephalitis and the role of antibody testing based on a Practice Current survey run between November 2017 and May 2018.

Additional Resources

(1) A clinical approach to diagnosis of autoimmune encephalitis [PubMed Abstract] [Full Text HTML] [Full Text PDF]. Lancet Neurol. 2016 Apr;15(4):391-404. doi: 10.1016/S1474-4422(15)00401-9. Epub 2016 Feb 20.

The above article has been cited by over 100 articles in PubMed Central.

(2) Supplement to: Graus F, Titulaer MJ, Balu R, et al. A clinical approach to diagnosis of
autoimmune encephalitis [Download PDF]. Lancet Neurol 2016; published online Feb 19. http://dx.doi. org/10.1016/S1474-4422(15)00401-9.

(3) Meningitis And Encephalitis article and podcast from The Internet Book Of Critical Care by Dr. Josh Farkas.

(4) Management of suspected viral encephalitis in adults – Association of British Neurologists and British Infection Association National Guidelines [PubMed Abstract] [Full Text HTML] [Full Text PDF]. J Infect. 2012 Apr;64(4):347-73. doi: 10.1016/j.jinf.2011.11.014. Epub 2011 Nov 18.

The above article has been cited by 50 articles in PubMed Central.

(5) SUMMARY DOCUMENT: Management of Suspected Viral Encephalitis in Adults – Association of British Neurologists and British Infection Association National Guidelines [Link is to the Word download – this file can also be opened with OpenOffice which is free].

(6) Case Definitions, Diagnostic Algorithms, and Priorities in Encephalitis: Consensus Statement of the International Encephalitis Consortium [PubMed Abstract] [Full Text HTML] [Full Text PDF]. Clin Infect Dis. 2013 Oct;57(8):1114-28. doi: 10.1093/cid/cit458. Epub 2013 Jul 15.

The above article has been cited by 78 articles in PubMed Central.

(6) Primary angiitis of the central nervous system: diagnosis and treatment [PubMed Abstract] [Full Text HTML] [Full Text PDF]. Ther Adv Neurol Disord. 2018 Jul 9;11:1756286418785071. doi: 10.1177/1756286418785071. eCollection 2018.

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