Movers and shakers

@article{Patterson2010MoversAS,
  title={Movers and shakers},
  author={Marc C. Patterson},
  journal={Neurology},
  year={2010},
  volume={75},
  pages={15 - 17}
}
Lumbar puncture was introduced by Wynter1 as a therapy for increased intracranial pressure in tuberculous meningitis, and was popularized as a diagnostic technique by Quincke.2 The test remains indispensable for diagnosing CNS infection, inflammatory diseases, and raised intracranial pressure. The diagnostic potential of the CSF has continued to expand, as methods have become available for reliably measuring analytes that are present in very low concentrations. In this issue of Neurology… 
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