Sleep disorders: Patients often underestimate their total sleep time

People with sleep disorders commonly have a misperception about their actual sleep behavior. A research group led by Karin Trimmel and Stefan Seidel from MedUni Vienna’s Department of Neurology (Outpatient Clinic for Sleep Disorders and Sleep-Related Disorders) analyzed polysomnography results to identify the types of sleep disorder that are associated…

Effect of Siponimod on Cognition in MS Patients Explored

THURSDAY, Dec. 17, 2020 — Some cognitive tests but not others suggest siponimod may speed cognitive processing in patients with secondary progressive (SP) multiple sclerosis (MS), according to a study published online Dec. 16 in Neurology. Ralph H.B. Benedict, Ph.D., from the University at Buffalo in New York, and colleagues…