Neurology Career and Resource Center

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Neurology Salary and Employment Statistics

The 2017 LocumTenens.com Neurology Salary Survey annual report is now available! Results from the annual LocumTenens.com Neurology salary survey highlight annual average neurologist salaries. Respondent demographics including region of practice, certification, and time frame for making next job change are also covered in detail in the full salary survey report.

New brain scanner helps treat children with neurological disorders

Source: STAT News

University College London researchers are developing a new brain scanner to help epilepsy and neurological disorder patients. The new scanner, called the magnetoencephalography brain scanner looks like a bicycle helmet and can make brain imaging much easier, especially on younger patients and patients that have movement disorders. Researchers are confident that the new scanner can make brain imaging more accessible for patients with movement disorders that have difficulty staying still for scans.

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Children that experience brain injuries may develop ADHD

Source: Reuters

A new study has revealed that children hospitalized with traumatic brain injuries may have a higher risk of developing attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) later in life. 48 percent of the 187 children studied developed a symptom of ADHD within seven years of hospitalization for a brain injury. Approximately one in five children with a TBI will be diagnosed with ADHD. The study showed several other factors that led to an increased risk of an ADHD diagnosis.

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