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Olivopontocerebellar Atrophy

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Latest Research

Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Spastic ataxia of Charlevoix-Saguenay
  • Journal: BMC neurology
  • Treatment Used: Docosahexaenoic acid
  • Number of Patients: 2
  • Published —
The study researched the use of docosahexaenoic acid for treating 2 patients with Spastic ataxia of Charlevoix-Saguenay.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Spinocerebellar Ataxia Type 2
  • Journal: Cerebellum (London, England)
  • Treatment Used: Testosterone Replacement Therapy
  • Number of Patients: 195
  • Published —
This study investigated the clinical outcome of treating low testosterone levels with testosterone replacement therapy in male patients with spinocerebellar ataxia type 2.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Hereditary Spinocerebellar Ataxia
  • Journal: Rehabilitacion
  • Treatment Used: Physical Rehabilitation
  • Number of Patients: 0
  • Published —
The study researched the effects of physical rehabilitation in patients with hereditary spinocerebellar ataxia.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Spinocerebellar Ataxia Type 38 (SCA38)
  • Journal: Journal of neurology
  • Treatment Used: Oral 26-Week Dietary DHA Supplementation, 650 mg/day
  • Number of Patients: 5
  • Published —
This study reported clinical and ancillary findings in a kindred with spinocerebellar ataxia 38 (gait abnormality; SCA38) treated with oral 26-week dietary DHA supplementation, 650 mg/day.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Esotropic Patients with Spinocerebellar Ataxia (SCA)
  • Journal: Journal of pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus
  • Treatment Used: Bilateral Medial Rectus (BMR) Recession
  • Number of Patients: 15
  • Published —
This study evaluated the safety and effectiveness of bilateral medial rectus (BMR) recession (weakening of eye muscle during strabismus surgery) for the treatment of patients with spinocerebellar ataxia (SCA).
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Neurological Disorders
  • Journal: American journal of physical medicine & rehabilitation
  • Treatment Used: Whole-Body Vibration
  • Number of Patients: 16
  • Published —
This study investigated whether whole-body vibration could treat motor impairments in patients with neurological disorders.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Prodromal Spinocerebellar Ataxia Type 2
  • Journal: Movement disorders : official journal of the Movement Disorder Society
  • Treatment Used: Neurorehabilitation
  • Number of Patients: 30
  • Published —
This study tested the safety and efficacy of using a neurorehabilitation intervention to treat patients with prodromal spinocerebellar ataxia type 2.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Inherited Ataxia Spasticity and Painful Spasms
  • Journal: Stereotactic and functional neurosurgery
  • Treatment Used: Intrathecal Baclofen
  • Number of Patients: 5
  • Published —
This study tested the safety and efficacy of using intrathecal baclofen to treat patients with inherited ataxia spasticity and painful spasms.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Dysarthria in multisystemic ataxia
  • Journal: Journal of neurology
  • Treatment Used: Speech treatment
  • Number of Patients: 0
  • Published —
The study aimed to determine the effects of speech treatment in dysarthria in multisystemic ataxia.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Spinocerebellar Ataxia Type 7
  • Journal: Cerebellum (London, England)
  • Treatment Used: physical rehabilitation
  • Number of Patients: 18
  • Published —
The purpose of the study was to evaluate the effects of physical neurorehabilitation on the clinical and biochemical features of patients with spinocerebellar ataxia type 7.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Spinocerebellar ataxia type 2
  • Journal: Movement disorders : official journal of the Movement Disorder Society
  • Treatment Used: Neurorehabilitation therapy
  • Number of Patients: 38
  • Published —
The study researched the effects of neurorehabilitation therapy for spinocerebellar ataxia type 2.