This review, recently published in JAMA Neurology, serves to summarise available information regarding coronaviruses in the nervous system, identifies potential tissue targets and routes of entry of SARS-CoV-2 into the central nervous system, describes the range of clinical neurological complications that have been reported thus far in COVID-19, and their potential pathogenesis.
Symposium 6 shed light on the autonomic disorders in a broad range of neurological and paraphysiological conditions through either pre-clinical and clinical studies as well as novel treatment approaches.
Postponement of the application of the Medical Devices
European Commission adopted a proposal to postpone the application date of the
Medical Devices regulation by one year, to 26 May 2021. The postponement is
supposed to give authorities, manufacturers… Continue Reading
As in the previous years, EANpages asked EAN committee members, panel chairs, and invited speakers ‘which session one should not miss at the upcoming virtual congress in Paris 2020. Please find their answers below!
Bassetti, President of the EAN and Prof. Mohamed Al-Shehab, President of the
PAUNS are pleased to announce that:
EAN signed a
Memorandum of Understanding with PAUNS – Pan Arab Union of Neurological
Societies joining forces to promote optimal… Continue Reading
In these troubled times, our Paper of the Month for April is: Grasselli G, Pesenti A, Cecconi M. Critical care utilization for the Covid-19 outbreak in Lombardy, Italy: Early experience and forecast during an emergency response.
Prof. Claudio Bassetti, President of the EAN and Prof.
Wim Oyen, President of the EANM are pleased to announce that:
EAN signed a
Memorandum of Understanding with EANM – European Association of Nuclear
Medicine joining forces to promote optimal cooperation… Continue Reading
EMA communication: Highlights of
patient, consumer, and healthcare professional activities in 2019
EMA is happy to share the Highlights of patient, consumer, and healthcare professional
activities in 2019 with you.
EAN is a member of the above Committee. Prof. Marianne… Continue Reading
Aiming to improve the conditions of people living with neurological
disorders, the European Federation of Neurological Associations (EFNA) will
focus on three advocacy themes for 2020-2025:
treatment, services and support Stigma, isolation
empowerment, engagement… Continue Reading
EU and national
authorities are continuing their work to prevent and manage the presence of nitrosamine impurities in EU
classified as probable human carcinogens (substances that could cause cancer)
based on animal studies. They are present in… Continue Reading