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The changing course of multiple sclerosis: rising incidence, change in geographic distribution, disease course, and prognosis

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  1. Editorial: Remaining diagnostic issues and start of a treatment era for muscle diseases

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  2. The influence of lifestyle and gender on cluster headache

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  3. Exercise in muscle disorders: what is our current state?

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  4. Update on new muscle glycogenosis

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  5. Migraine and magnetic resonance spectroscopy: a systematic review

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  1. Initial high-efficacy disease-modifying therapy in multiple sclerosis: A nationwide cohort study

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  2. Klinisk Neurologi og Neurokirurgi

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  3. Author response: Nationwide prevalence and incidence study of neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder in Denmark

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PURPOSE OF REVIEW: This review provides a brief update of new research findings on the changing epidemiology, disease course, and prognosis of multiple sclerosis (MS).

RECENT FINDINGS: Evidence not only continues to support the female predominance in incidence and prevalence of the disease but also supports an increase in incidence of MS in geographic areas that were previously considered to be low incidence for the disease.

SUMMARY: An increased interest in population-based registries and databases will provide more valid epidemiological measures and observational studies conducted in well-defined study populations. Such studies are crucial for an accurate description of both changing prognosis of MS and differential characteristics of the various MS phenotypes.

Original languageEnglish
JournalCurrent Opinion in Neurology
Volume32
Issue number3
Pages (from-to)320-326
Number of pages7
ISSN1350-7540
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Publication statusPublished - Jun 2019

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