The evidence for symptomatic treatments in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.

@article{Jenkins2014TheEF,
  title={The evidence for symptomatic treatments in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.},
  author={Thomas Michael Jenkins and Hannah C. Hollinger and Christopher J Mcdermott},
  journal={Current opinion in neurology},
  year={2014},
  volume={27 5},
  pages={524-31}
}
PURPOSE OF REVIEW Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is a progressive, incurable and fatal neurodegenerative disease. Few interventions significantly alter the disease course, but many symptomatic treatments exist to improve patients' quality of life. In this review, we describe our approach to symptomatic management of ALS and discuss the underlying evidence base. RECENT FINDINGS Discussion focuses predominantly on recently published articles. We cover management settings, disease-modifying… CONTINUE READING
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