Information on various neurological conditions (including the AAN Patient Information Guide, a source for locating patient education materials), Neuro News newsletter, information about education and awards in neurology, and links.This professional organization represents neurologists worldwide.
The American Society of Neuroradiology (ASNR) is a professional membership society comprised of 3,000 physicians specializing in the field of neuroradiology. Neuroradiology is the clinical subspecialty concerned with the diagnostic radiology of diseases of the central nervous system, brain, head and neck, through the use of x-ray, MRI, CT and angiography.
Basic information about Chronic Fatigue/Immune Dysfunction Syndrome (CFIDS), pediatric CFIDS and info, media alerts, youth home page, publications and audio/video tapes available from the CFIDS Association, and information about the CFIDS Chronicle newsletter.
Links to practice parameters under development or currently in effect (CNS and other organizations), annual meeting information, medical student scholarships and other educational/funding opportunities.
Overview of dystonia, publications, information about the Dystonia Medical Research Foundation, support groups, meetings and symposia, information on the genetics of dystonia, related diseases (spasmodic dysphonia, spasmodic torticollis, blepharospasm, tardive dyskinesia/dystonia), available publications, research information and links. Also contains content in French and Spanish.
Calendar of international pain meetings, SIGs and membership information, IASP publications, the History of Pain and IASP Archives, curricula for health sciences pain education (including medicine, nursing, dentistry, pharmacy, occupational therapy and physical therapy), and other links
Many fact sheets about SCI available (including common questions and statistics), listing of chapters and support groups, a catalog of publications available from NSCIA, new injury information, pediatric SCI, recommended readings and a list of non-profit links.
Organization that assembles and publishes reliable information about Parkinson's disease and related ilnesses. Fosters and supports scientific research on the disease. Assists patients and their families.
The SFN site contains an extensive set of Brain Briefings (short informational papers on a variety of neurology-related topics) as well as Brain Backgrounders (answers to questions posed to SFN), legislative information related to neurology, and both current and back issues of the Neuroscience Newsletter (a very informative online publication).This organisation of scientists and physicians is dedicated to understanding the brain, spinal cord and peripheral nervous system.