Ilaria Iafelice

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AIMS This study aimed to assess the prevalence and electrophysiological features of ulnar entrapment neuropathy in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM). METHODS Nerve conduction studies (NCS) were performed in a sample of consecutive diabetic patients aged 25-75 years, referred by the Diabetology Unit. NCS of the median, ulnar, radial, peroneal and(More)
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Public campaigns to increase stroke preparedness have been tested in different contexts, showing contradictory results. We evaluated the effectiveness of a stroke campaign, designed specifically for the Italian population in reducing prehospital delay. METHODS According to an SW-RCT (Stepped-Wedge Cluster Randomized Controlled(More)
A 61-year-old woman developed acute dyslalia, dysphonia, dysphagia, and facial rhythmic jerks 8 hours after the intake of 2 tablets of metoclopramide 10 mg, prescribed for nausea during respiratory infection. Examination revealed dysphonia, dyslalia, dysphagia, and myoclonus in the orbicularis oculi (video 1 on the Neurology® Web site at,(More)
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