MDS News
July 2009

13th International Congress News

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14th International Congress - Important Dates

MDS extends its congratulations to Professor Moussa Traoré, as he hosts the first MDS Ambassador Program during the 2009 Neurosciences Congress of Bamako – Mali. This event will be held November 16-18, 2009 at the International Conference Center in Bamako. To learn more about the MDS Ambassador Program, click here.

Web Site News

Test Your Knowledge: Visit the home page to answer this month's question: Dopamine transporter imaging may be used to distinguish idiopathic PD from all of the following except? Click here to take the test.

Featured Articles: In this edition, we feature the men and women working toward a better future for all patients with Huntington's disease:

Editor's Choice Article:“Patient profile, indications, efficacy and safety of duodenal levodopa infusion in advanced Parkinson's disease” by David Devos for the French Duodopa Study Group. Dr. Angelo Antonini provides his comments and shares insight on his experience with the use of duodenal levodopa infusion. Click here to read and listen to the podcast.

Case of the Month: A 74-year-old man suffered from sudden onset of dizziness and ataxia followed by progressive drowsiness. Click here to view the case and share your diagnosis.

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