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What are the neurological complications of anti-PD1 monoclonal antibodies?

Neurological complications associated with anti-programmed death 1 (PD-1) antibodies

Kao JC, Liao B, Markovic SN, et al.

JAMA Neurol 2017; 74:1216-1222.

Abstract

Importance:

Neurological complications are an increasingly recognized consequence of the use of anti-programmed death 1 (PD-1) antibodies in the treatment of solid-organ tumors, with an estimated frequency of 4.2%. 361 more words

JAMA Neurol

Does the shape of the wrist affect the risk of carpal tunnel syndrome?

Association between wrist ratio and carpal tunnel syndrome: effect modification by body mass index

Thiese MS, Merryweather A, Koric A, et al; Wistah Study Team… 176 more words

Peripheral Neuropathy

Are We a Burden?

Do you ever feel like a burden to your spouse and/or family because of your mental issues?  I have always felt guilty about the stress and problems I have caused my husband, especially, even though I know it’s not my fault that I have bipolar disorder and PTSD.  598 more words

Bipolar Disorder

Clap along if you know what happiness is to you

What an exciting week this has been! Well, you know, it’s all relative. Last Thursday should have been my final chemotherapy session, but on Tuesday I got a call from nurse KD in the chemo clinic. 925 more words

I'm Sinking Like a Stone in the Sea

Every line is about what I don’t want to write about anymore. But I must. Someone must. This is the biggest medication disaster since Thalidomide…and no one even knows it. 483 more words

Colds & Overcoats

The time has come for colds….and overcoats. 

The green leaves are all changing color. But my eyes….my green eyes are staying the same. Full of tears and lacking luster. 45 more words