This important study from Neurology demonstrates the troubling frequency with which patients are misdiagnosed with CIDP and even treated with immunotherapy. Neuromuscular subspecialty referral and closer adherence to published guidelines would reduce this problem considerably, though likely not eliminate it.


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Practice News Highlights

CIDP diagnostic pitfalls and perception of treatment benefit

Guideline Released for Facioscapulohumeral Muscular Dystrophy (FSHD)

2016 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule: Proposed Rule Released

UPDATE: “Job Descriptions for NCS Technologists”

SPORT and Spine: Long-term Outcomes of Lumbar Spinal Stenosis

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