Review Collection: Neurological

23 reviews


Marshall CA, Nalder E, Colquhoun H, Lenton E, Hansen M, Dawson DR, Zabjek K, Bottari C. Interventions to address burden among family caregivers of persons aging with TBI: A scoping review. Brain Inj. 2019;33(3):255-265. doi: 10.1080/02699052.2018.1553308. Epub 2018 Nov 30.


de Wit J, Bakker LA, van Groenestijn AC, van den Berg LH, Schroder CD, Visser-Meily JM, Beelen A. Caregiver burden in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: A systematic review. Palliat Med. 2018;32(1):231-45. doi: 10.1177/0269216317709965. Epub 2017 Jul 3.

Paguinto SG, Kasparian NA, Bray P, Farrar M. Parents' perceptions of power wheelchair prescription for children with a neuromuscular disorder: a scoping review. Disabil Rehabil. 2018 Jun 18:1-8. doi: 10.1080/09638288.2018.1474496. [Epub ahead of print]

Parekh R, Praetorius RT, Nordberg A. Carers’ Experiences in Families Impacted by Huntington’s Disease: A Qualitative Interpretive Meta-Synthesis. Br J Soc Work. 2018 Apr;48(3):675-92.

Spiegel R, Kalla R, Mantokoudis G, Maire R, Mueller H, Hoerr R, Ihl R. Ginkgo biloba extract EGb 761® alleviates neurosensory symptoms in patients with dementia: a meta-analysis of treatment effects on tinnitus and dizziness in randomized, placebo-controlled trials. Clin Interv Aging. 2018 Jun 13;13:1121-1127. doi: 10.2147/CIA.S157877. eCollection 2018.

Winser SJ, Tsang WW, Krishnamurthy K, Kannan P. Does Tai Chi improve balance and reduce falls incidence in neurological disorders? A systematic review and meta-analysis. Clin Rehabil. 2018 Sep;32(9):1157-1168. doi: 10.1177/0269215518773442. Epub 2018 May 8.


Hiscock A, Kuhn I, Barclay S. Advance care discussions with young people affected by life-limiting neuromuscular diseases: A systematic literature review and narrative synthesis. Neuromuscul Disord. 2017 Feb;27(2):115-119. doi: Epub 2016 Nov 21.


Oliver DJ, Borasio GD, Caraceni A, de Visser M, Grisold W, Lorenzl S, Veronese S, Voltz R. A consensus review on the development of palliative care for patients with chronic and progressive neurological disease. Eur J Neurol. 2016 Jan;23(1):30-8.Epub 2015 Oct 1.


Xu J, Gong DD, Man CF, Fan Y. Parkinson's disease and risk of mortality: meta-analysis and systematic review. Acta Neurol Scand. 2014 Feb;129(2):71-9. Epub 2013 Nov 20.


Chau I, Casciano R, Willet J, Wang X, Yao JC. Quality of life, resource utilisation and health economics assessment in advanced neuroendocrine tumours: a systematic review. Eur J Cancer Care (Engl). 2013 Nov;22(6):714-25. Epub 2013 Jul 29.


Elbers RG, Rietberg MB, van Wegen EE, Verhoef J, Kramer SF, Terwee CB, Kwakkel G. Self-report fatigue questionnaires in multiple sclerosis, Parkinson's disease and stroke: a systematic review of measurement properties.Qual Life Res. 2012 Aug;21(6):925-44. Epub 2011 Oct 20.

Hubbard G, McLachlan K, Forbat L, Munday D. Recognition by family members that relatives with neurodegenerative disease are likely to die within a year: a meta-ethnography. Palliat Med. 2012 Mar;26(2):108-22.

Procter E..Collaboration between the specialties in provision of end-of-life care for all in the UK: reality or utopia? Int J Palliat Nurs. 2012 Jul;18(7):339-47.


Ladonna KA. A literature review of studies using qualitative research to explore chronic neuromuscular disease. J Neurosci Nurs. 2011 Jun;43(3):172-82.

Lee YL, Wu Y, Tsang HW, Leung AY, Cheung WM. A systematic review on the anxiolytic effects of aromatherapy in people with anxiety symptoms. J Altern Complement Med. 2011 Feb;17(2):101-8. Epub 2011 Feb 10.


Baker M, McLaren S, Crichton N. A review of the literature on nursing in Huntington's disease: a need for specialist knowledge. Br Journal Neurosci Nurs. 2009 Aug;5(8):360-6.

Gofton TE, Jog MS, Schulz V. A palliative approach to neurological care: a literature review. Can J Neurol Sci. 2009 May;36(3):296-302.

Mallick S. Palliative care in Parkinson's disease: Role of cognitive behavior therapy. Indian J Palliat Care. 2009 Jan-Jun;15(1):51-56.


Turner-Stokes L, Sykes N, Silber E; Guideline Development Group. Long-term neurological conditions: management at the interface between neurology, rehabilitation and palliative care. Clin Med. 2008 Apr;8(2):186-91.

Wilson E, Elkan R, Seymour J, Almack K. A UK literature review of progressive long-term neurological conditions. Br J Community Nurs. 2008 May;13(5):206, 208-12.


Saleem T, Leigh PN, Higginson IJ. Symptom prevalence among people affected by advanced and progressive neurological conditions – a systematic review. J Palliat Care. 2007 Winter;23(4):291-9. (No abstract available)


Heffernan C, Jenkinson C, Holmes T, Macleod H, Kinnear W, Oliver D, Leigh N, Ampong MA. Management of respiration in MND/ALS patients: an evidence based review. Amyotroph Lateral Scler. 2006 Mar;7(1):5-15.


Ramritu P, Finlayson K, Mitchell A, Croft G. Identification and Nursing Management of Dysphagia in Individuals with Neurological Impairment. The Joanna Briggs Institute for Evidence Based Nursing and Midwifery; 2000 Systematic Review No. 8.

Last updated 07 March 2019