Publications

Please find below a list of publications which we think might be of interest to our network and the wider community. Currently, this is not a comprehensive list and we will be updating it on a regular basis.

Diagnosis and management of spinal muscular atrophy: Part 2: Pulmonary and acute care; medications, supplements and immunizations; other organ systems; and ethics

Published: March 2018
Journal: Neuromuscular Disorders
Disease: Motor neuron disease, Spinal muscular atrophy
Type of publication: Care, Guidelines, Treatment guidelines
DOI: 10.1016/j.nmd.2017.11.004

Diagnosis and management of spinal muscular atrophy: Part 1: Recommendations for diagnosis, rehabilitation, orthopedic and nutritional care

Published: February 2018
Journal: Neuromuscular Disorders
Disease: Motor neuron disease, Spinal muscular atrophy
Type of publication: Care, Diagnosis, Guidelines
DOI: 10.1016/j.nmd.2017.11.005

Diagnosis and management of Duchenne muscular dystrophy, part 2: respiratory, cardiac, bone health, and orthopaedic management

Published: January 2018
Journal: Lancet Neurology
Disease: Duchenne muscular dystrophy
Type of publication: Care, Guidelines
DOI: 10.1016/S1474-4422(18)30025-5

Diagnosis and management of Duchenne muscular dystrophy, part 3: primary care, emergency management, psychosocial care, and transitions of care across the lifespan

Published: January 2018
Journal: Lancet Neurology
Disease: Duchenne muscular dystrophy
Type of publication: Care, Guidelines
DOI: 10.1016/S1474-4422(18)30026-7

Diagnosis and management of Duchenne muscular dystrophy, part 1: diagnosis, and neuromuscular, rehabilitation, endocrine, and gastrointestinal and nutritional management

Published: January 2018
Journal: Lancet Neurology
Disease: Duchenne muscular dystrophy
Type of publication: Care, Diagnosis, Guidelines
DOI: 10.1016/S1474-4422(18)30024-3

Diagnosis and management of Duchenne muscular dystrophy, part 2: respiratory, cardiac, bone health, and orthopaedic management

Published: January 2018
Journal: Lancet Neurology
Disease: Duchenne muscular dystrophy
Type of publication: Care, Diagnosis, Guidelines
DOI: 10.1016/S1474-4422(18)30025-5

Outcome measures and clinical trial readiness in primary mitochondrial myopathies in children and adults. Consensus recommendations

Published: December 2017
Journal: Neuromuscular Disorders
Disease: Mitochondrial disease
Type of publication: Guidelines, Outcome measures, Workshop report
DOI: doi.org/10.1016/j.nmd.2017.08.006

221st ENMC International Workshop:: Foot Surgery in Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease

Published: December 2017
Journal: Neuromuscular Disorders
Disease: Charcot Marie Tooth, Hereditary neuralgic amyotrophy, Hereditary neuropathy with liability to pressure palsy, Distal hereditary motor neuropathies
Type of publication: Workshop report
DOI: 10.1016/j.nmd.2017.09.005

International Workshop:: Outcome measures and clinical trial readiness in primary mitochondrial myopathies in children and adults. Consensus recommendations

Published: December 2017
Journal: Neuromuscular Disorders
Disease: Mitochondrial disease
Type of publication: Clinical trial readiness, Guidelines, Outcome measures
DOI: 10.1016/j.nmd.2017.08.006

Diagnosis and management of spinal muscular atrophy: Part 1: Recommendations for diagnosis, rehabilitation, orthopedic and nutritional care

Published: November 2017
Journal: Neuromuscular Disorders
Disease: Spinal muscular atrophy
Type of publication: Care, Guidelines
DOI: 10.1016/j.nmd.2017.11.005

Diagnosis and management of spinal muscular atrophy: Part 2: Pulmonary and acute care; medications, supplements and immunizations; other organ systems; and ethics

Published: November 2017
Journal: Neuromuscular Disorders
Disease: Spinal muscular atrophy
Type of publication: Care, Guidelines
DOI: 10.1016/j.nmd.2017.11.004

Revisiting mitochondrial diagnostic criteria in the new era of genomics

Published: October 2017
Journal: Genetics in Medicine
Disease: Mitochondrial disease
Type of publication: Diagnosis, Guidelines
DOI: 10.1038/gim.2017.125

Myasthenia gravis: new developments in research and treatment

Published: October 2017
Journal: Current Opinion in Neurology
Disease: Myasethenia gravis, Neuromuscular junction
Type of publication: Care, Clinical research, Guidelines
DOI: 10.1097/WCO.0000000000000473

Peripheral neuropathy in complex inherited diseases: an approach to diagnosis

Published: September 2017
Journal: Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Pyschiatry
Disease: Charcot Marie Tooth, Hereditary neuralgic amyotrophy, Hereditary neuropathy with liability to pressure palsy, Distal hereditary motor neuropathies
Type of publication: Diagnosis, Guidelines
DOI: 10.1136/jnnp-2016-313960

Management of Cardiac Involvement Associated With Neuromuscular Diseases: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association

Published: August 2017
Journal: Circulation
Disease: Neuromuscular disease
Type of publication: Guidelines, Treatment guidelines
DOI: 10.1161/CIR.0000000000000526

Patient Care Standards for Primary Mitochondrial Disease: A Consensus Statement from the Mitochondrial Medicine Society

Published: July 2017
Journal: Genetics in Medicine
Disease: Mitochondrial disease
Type of publication: Care, Guidelines
DOI: 10.1038/gim.2017.107

Patient care standards for primary mitochondrial disease: a consensus statement from the Mitochondrial Medicine Society

Published: July 2017
Journal: Genetics in Medicine
Disease: Mitochondrial disease
Type of publication: Care, Diagnosis, Guidelines
DOI: 10.1038/gim.2017.107

Quantifying fat replacement of muscle by quantitative MRI in muscular dystrophy

Published: June 2017
Journal: Journal of Neurology
Disease: Duchenne muscular dystrophy
Type of publication: Imaging/mRI, Standard Operating Procedures
DOI: 10.1007/s00415-017-8547-3

European consensus for starting and stopping enzyme replacement therapy in adult patients with Pompe disease: a 10‐year experience

Published: May 2017
Journal: European Journal of Neurology
Disease: Pompe disease
Type of publication: Guidelines, Treatment guidelines
DOI: 10.1111/ene.13285

Common data elements for clinical research in mitochondrial disease: a National Institute for Neurological Disorders and Stroke project

Published: May 2017
Journal: Journal of Inherited Metabolic Disease
Disease: Mitochondrial disease
Type of publication: Clinical research, Guidelines
DOI: 10.1007/s10545-017-0035-5

Common data elements for clinical research in mitochondrial disease: a National Institute for Neurological Disorders and Stroke project

Published: March 2017
Journal: Journal of Inherited Metabolic Disease
Disease: Mitochondrial disease
Type of publication: Clinical research, Guidelines
DOI: 10.1007/s10545-017-0035-5

Clinical features, pathogenesis, and treatment of myasthenia gravis: a supplement to the Guidelines of the German Neurological Society

Published: August 2016
Journal: Journal of Neurology
Disease: Myasethenia gravis, Neuromuscular junction
Type of publication: Care, Guidelines
DOI: 10.1007/s00415-016-8045-z

International consensus guidance for management of myasthenia gravis: Executive summary

Published: July 2016
Journal: Neurology
Disease: Myasethenia gravis, Neuromuscular junction
Type of publication: Care, Guidelines
DOI: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000002790

Skeletal Muscle Quantitative Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Spectroscopy as an Outcome Measure for Clinical Trials

Published: March 2016
Journal: Journal of Neuromuscular Diseases
Disease: Becker muscular dystrophy, Duchenne muscular dystrophy
Type of publication: Imaging/mRI, Standard Operating Procedures
DOI: 10.3233/JND-160145

First European consensus for diagnosis, management, and treatment of transthyretin familial amyloid polyneuropathy

Published: February 2016
Journal: Curr Opin Neurol
Disease: ATTR-related neuropathy
Type of publication: Care, Diagnosis, Guidelines
DOI: 10.1097/WCO.0000000000000289

Recommendations for presymptomatic genetic testing and management of individuals at risk for hereditary transthyretin amyloidosis

Published: February 2016
Journal: Curr Opin Neurol
Disease: ATTR-related neuropathy
Type of publication: Care, Guidelines
DOI: 10.1097/WCO.0000000000000290

Motor Neurone Disease: Assessment and Management

Published: February 2016
Journal: Nice Guidelines
Disease: Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
Type of publication: Care, Diagnosis, Guidelines, Treatment guidelines

Link: www.nice.org.uk/guidance

Motor neurone disease: assessment and management

Published: February 2016
Journal: NICE Guidelines
Disease: Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, Motor neuron disease
Type of publication: Care, Diagnosis, Guidelines

Link: www.nice.org.uk

Myasthenia gravis: Association of British Neurologists' management guidelines

Published: June 2015
Journal: Practical Neurology
Disease: Myasethenia gravis, Neuromuscular junction
Type of publication: Care, Guidelines
DOI: 10.1136/practneurol-2015-001126

Evidence-based guideline summary: Diagnosis and treatment of limb-girdle and distal dystrophies Report of the Guideline Development Subcommittee of the American Academy of Neurology and the Practice Issues Review Panel of the American Association of Neuromuscular & Electrodiagnostic Medicine

Published: October 2014
Journal: Neurology
Disease: Limb girdle muscular dystrophy, Limb girdle muscular dystrophy 2i, Limb girdle muscular dystrophy 2k, Limb girdle muscular dystrophy 2m, Limb girdle muscular dystrophy 2n, Limb girdle muscular dystrophy 2o
Type of publication: Care, Diagnosis, Guidelines, Treatment guidelines
DOI: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000000892

Evidence-based guideline summary: Diagnosis and treatment of limb-girdle and distal dystrophies

Published: October 2014
Journal: Neurology
Disease: Limb girdle muscular dystrophy
Type of publication: Diagnosis, Guidelines
DOI: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000000892

Clinical implications of genetic advances in Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease

Published: September 2013
Journal: Nature Reviews Neurology
Disease: Charcot Marie Tooth, Hereditary neuralgic amyotrophy, Hereditary neuropathy with liability to pressure palsy, Distal hereditary motor neuropathies
Type of publication: Clinical research, Guidelines
DOI: 10.1038/nrneurol.2013.179

Best practice guidelines and recommendations on the molecular diagnosis of myotonic dystrophy types 1 and 2

Published: May 2012
Journal: European Journal of Human Genetics
Disease: Myotonic dystrophy, Myotonic dystrophy type 1, Myotonic dystrophy type 2
Type of publication: Diagnosis, Guidelines
DOI: 10.1038/ejhg.2012.108

Best practice guidelines and recommendations on the molecular diagnosis of myotonic dystrophy types 1 and 2.

Published: May 2012
Journal: European Journal of Human Genetics
Disease: Myotonic dystrophy, Myotonic dystrophy type 1, Myotonic dystrophy type 2
Type of publication: Diagnosis, Guidelines
DOI: 10.1038/ejhg.2012.108

EFNS guidelines on the Clinical Management of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (MALS) – revised report of an EFNS task force

Published: March 2012
Journal: European Journal of Neurology
Disease: Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, Motor neuron disease
Type of publication: Care, Diagnosis, Guidelines
DOI: 10.1111/j.1468-1331.2011.03501.x

EFNS guidelines on the clinical management of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (MALS)--revised report of an EFNS task force

Published: February 2012
Journal: European Journal of Neurology
Disease: Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
Type of publication: Care, Guidelines
DOI: 10.1111/j.1468-1331.2011.03501.x

Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease subtypes and genetic testing strategies

Published: January 2011
Journal: Annals of Neurology
Disease: Charcot Marie Tooth, Hereditary neuralgic amyotrophy, Hereditary neuropathy with liability to pressure palsy, Distal hereditary motor neuropathies
Type of publication: Diagnosis, Guidelines
DOI: 10.1002/ana.22166

Evidence-based guideline update: Plasmapheresis in neurologic disorders

Published: January 2011
Journal: Neurology
Disease: Guillain-Barré syndrome
Type of publication: Guidelines, Treatment guidelines
DOI: 10.1212/WNL.0b013e318207b1f6

EFNS guidelines for the molecular diagnosis of neurogenetic disorders: motoneuron, peripheral nerve and muscle disorders

Published: January 2011
Journal: European Journal of Neurology
Disease: Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
Type of publication: Diagnosis, Guidelines
DOI: 10.1111/j.1468-1331.2010.03069.x

Guillain-Barré syndrome and Fisher syndrome: case definitions and guidelines for collection, analysis, and presentation of immunization safety data

Published: January 2011
Journal: Vaccine
Disease: Guillain-Barré syndrome
Type of publication: Care, Guidelines
DOI: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2010.06.003

Peripheral Nerve Society Guideline on the classification, diagnosis, investigation, and immunosuppressive therapy of non-systemic vasculitic neuropathy: executive summary.

Published: October 2010
Journal: Journal of the Peripheral Nervous System
Disease: Vasculitic neuropathy
Type of publication: Care, Guidelines
DOI: 10.1111/j.1529-8027.2010.00281.x

European Federation of Neurological Societies/Peripheral Nerve Society guideline on management of chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyradiculoneuropathy

Published: February 2010
Journal: European Journal of Neurology
Disease: Chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropath
Type of publication: Care, Guidelines
DOI: 10.1111/j.1468-1331.2009.02930.x

EFNS guidelines on the molecular diagnosis of mitochondrial disorders

Published: November 2009
Journal: European Journal of Neurology
Disease: Mitochondrial disease
Type of publication: Diagnosis, Guidelines
DOI: 10.1111/j.1468-1331.2009.02811.x

EFNS guideline on diagnosis and management of limb girdle muscular dystrophies

Published: November 2007
Journal: European Journal of Neurology
Disease: Limb girdle muscular dystrophy
Type of publication: Care, Diagnosis, Guidelines
DOI: 10.1111/j.1468-1331.2007.01979.x

EFNS guideline on diagnosis and management of limb girdle muscular dystrophies

Published: November 2007
Journal: European Journal of Neurology
Disease: Limb girdle muscular dystrophy, Limb girdle muscular dystrophy 2i, Limb girdle muscular dystrophy 2k, Limb girdle muscular dystrophy 2m, Limb girdle muscular dystrophy 2n, Limb girdle muscular dystrophy 2o
Type of publication: Care, Diagnosis, Guidelines
DOI: 10.1111/j.1468-1331.2007.01979.x

EFNS task force on management of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: guidelines for diagnosing and clinical care of patients and relatives

Published: December 2005
Journal: European Journal of Neurology
Disease: Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
Type of publication: Care, Guidelines
DOI: 10.1111/j.1468-1331.2005.01351.x

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