Eleni Polychroniadou

Learn More
BACKGROUND Cognitive impairment is experienced by about 50% of patients with Multiple Sclerosis (MS) worldwide and affects their employment, disease management and quality of life in general. The Brief International Cognitive assessment for MS (BICAMS) is a brief, practical and potentially universal battery for cognitive impairment in MS patients. It(More)
The objectives were to develop a Mediterranean oriented semi-quantitative food frequency questionnaire (FFQ) and evaluate its validity in measuring energy and nutrient intakes. For FFQ development, the main challenge was to merge food items and practices reflecting cultural Mediterranean preferences with other food choices ensuing from diet transition to(More)
Relapsing polychondritis is a rare autoimmune disease characterized by inflammation of cartilaginous tissues. It may be associated with systemic and cerebral vasculitis and exceptionally with ischemic stroke. Brain infarction associated with internal carotid artery thrombus, in a setting of relapsing polychondritis, has never been reported. We present a(More)
Acknowledgments We would like to thank our community partner, Minga Dana of the Marble Valley Regional Transit District, for her invaluable contributions to our project. Additionally, we would like to thank Professor Molly Costanza-Robinson, Diane Munroe, and other members of the Middlebury Environmental Studies Program for their assistance with this(More)
  • 1