• Q&A: Early diagnosis critical in treating encephalitis due to COVID-19, other causes

    5 days ago - By Healio

    Feb. 22 marks World Encephalitis Day, a day of global awareness started by the Encephalitis Society for individuals “who have been directly or indirectly affected by encephalitis,” which now includes patients with COVID-19.
    Healio Neurology spoke with Omar K. Siddiqi, MD, MPH, a member of the Encephalitis Society's scientific advisory panel, about the current state of encephalitis management. Siddiqi, an assistant professor of neurology at Harvard Medical School, a visiting lecturer at the University of Zambia School of Medicine and director of the global neurology program at
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