CONTINUUM: Lifelong Learning in Neurology:
doi: 10.1212/01.CON.0000433297.91703.09
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Multiple Sclerosis

Guest Editors: Robert J. Fox, MD, FAAN; Alexander D. Rae-Grant, MD, FRCP(C)

Editor’s Preface . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 899

REVIEW ARTICLES

Pathology of Multiple Sclerosis: Where Do We Stand? . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 901

Bogdan F. Gh. Popescu, MD, PhD; Istvan Pirko, MD, FAAN; Claudia F. Lucchinetti, MD, FAAN

Diagnosis and Differential Diagnosis of Multiple Sclerosis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 922

Ilana B. Katz Sand, MD; Fred D. Lublin, MD, FAAN, FANA

Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis, Transverse Myelitis, and Neuromyelitis Optica . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 944

Dean M. Wingerchuk, MD, MSc, FRCP(C), FAAN; Brian G. Weinshenker, MD, FRCP(C), FAAN

Present and Emerging Therapies for Multiple Sclerosis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 968

Mark S. Freedman, MSc, MD, FAAN, FANA, FRCP(C)

Unusual Symptoms and Syndromes in Multiple Sclerosis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 992

Alexander D. Rae-Grant, MD, FRCP(C)

Gait Disorders in Multiple Sclerosis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1007

Francois Bethoux, MD

Pediatric Demyelinating Diseases . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1023

Tanuja Chitnis, MD

General Health Issues in Multiple Sclerosis: Comorbidities, Secondary Conditions, and Health Behaviors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1046

Ruth Ann Marrie, MD, PhD; Heather Hanwell, PhD

Current and New Directions in MRI in Multiple Sclerosis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1058

Eric C. Klawiter, MD, MSc

Optic Neuritis and the Evaluation of Visual Impairment in Multiple Sclerosis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1074

Robert A. Bermel, MD; Laura J. Balcer, MD, MSCE, FAAN

ETHICAL PERSPECTIVES

Disclosing a Misdiagnosis of Multiple Sclerosis: Do No Harm?. . . . . . . . . . . . 1087

Andrew J. Solomon, MD; Eran Klein, MD, PhD

PRACTICE ISSUES

Multiple Sclerosis Treatment: Risk Mitigation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1092

Daniel Ontaneda, MD, MS; Robert J. Fox, MD, FAAN

Special Considerations When Coding for Patients With Multiple Sclerosis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1100

Todd J. Janus, PhD, MD, FAAN

Learning Objectives. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 891

SELF-ASSESSMENT

Instructions for Completing the Self-Assessment Pretest and Tally Sheet . . . . . 893

Self-Assessment Pretest . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 895

CME

Instructions for Completing CME and Tally Sheet. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1107

Multiple-Choice Questions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1109

Multiple-Choice Questions-Preferred Responses . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1122

Patient Management Problem . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1144

Patient Management Problem-Preferred Responses . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1149

Robert J. Fox, MD, FAAN; Alexander D. Rae-Grant, MD, FRCP(C)

Index. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1158

List of Abbreviations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Back Cover

ERRATUM

Biomarkers of Alzheimer Disease: Current and Future Applications to Diagnostic Criteria: Erratum. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 892

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