Clinical Neurology and Neuroscience

Volume 8, Issue 1, March 2024

  • Research Article

    Mechanism of Burst-Suppression During General Anesthesia: Review of Narrative Literature

    Halladain Mpung Mansoj*, Anna Modji Basse, Adjaratou Dieynabou Sow

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 1, April 2024
    Pages: 1-7
    Received: Oct. 03, 2023
    Accepted: Nov. 01, 2023
    Published: Jan. 08, 2024
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    Abstract: Burst suppression is an electroencephalography pattern that is characterized by periods of high-voltage electrical activity alternating with periods of no activity in the brain. The pattern is found in patients with inactivated brain states, such as from general anaesthesia, coma, or hypothermia. The pseudo-rhythmic pattern of burst suppression is ... Show More
  • Case Report

    Cerebral Venous Thrombosis Post COVID 19 in Neurological Unit of Fann Teaching Hospital, Dakar – Senegal

    Adjaratou Dieynabou Sow, Anna Modji Basse, Halladain Mpung Mansoj, Abdou Aziz Fall, Ndiaga Matar Gaye, Marième Soda Diop, Maouly Fall, Ngor Side Diagne, Lala Bouna Seck, Kamadore Touré, Moustapha Ndiaye, Amadou Gallo Diop

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 1, April 2024
    Pages: 8-11
    Received: Nov. 12, 2023
    Accepted: Dec. 05, 2023
    Published: Jan. 11, 2024
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    Abstract: Introduction: The new coronavirus constitutes a public health problem due to its many often fatal complications such as thromboembolic diseases. Upper this infectious state, neurological diseases are reported mainly ischemic stroke and rarely cerebral venous thrombosis. Observation: We report the case of a 76-year-old diabetic, hypertensive patient... Show More
  • Case Report

    Identifying Cryptococcus Neoformans Neuroinfection Through Neuropsychological Examination

    Nayara Mota

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 1, April 2024
    Pages: 12-18
    Received: Dec. 26, 2023
    Accepted: Jan. 06, 2024
    Published: Jan. 18, 2024
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    Abstract: Cryptococcus neoformans is a highly letal and hard-to-be-identified fungal disorder, being its neurocognitive impairment practically non-documented in literature. In this experience-based report, integrated analysis of symptomatology, history of life and neurocognitive assessment regarding a clinical case, provided a quick and easy-access identific... Show More