MS Diagnosis and Management

MS Diagnosis and Management

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The Multiple Sclerosis - Clinical Care App contains current information on the diagnosis, classification, and management of multiple sclerosis (MS), concisely presented for use at the point of care. The content has been developed by Borm Bruckmeier Publishing in collaboration with the National MS Society, and is intended for practicing neurologists, resident physicians and other healthcare professionals involved in the management of patients with multiple sclerosis.

Highlights include:

· Signs and symptoms characteristic of MS

· Four disease courses

· 2010 Revised McDonald Diagnostic Criteria for Multiple Sclerosis

· Differential diagnoses

· Elements of the diagnostic workup, including typical findings on brain and spinal MRI, and cerebrospinal fluid analysis

· Common clinically-isolated syndrome presentations
· Extensive symptom management including impact on quality of life, additional resources, and patient education material

· Treatment strategies including disease-modifying medications and relapse and symptom management

· Assessment scales including the Kurtzke Functional Systems Scores, Kurtzke Expanded Disability Status Scale, Bladder Control Scale, and Two-Question Screening Tool for Depression

· National MS Society resources for clinicians and their patients

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Recently changed in this version

- New section on ‘Primary Care Needs’ for people with MS
- A new Home screen, and interactive tools in an all new look


Comments and ratings for MS Diagnosis and Management
  • (72 stars)

    by Jules Oo on 23/04/2014

    Really nice App. Thank you MS Society

  • (72 stars)

    by Mike Paulsen on 22/04/2014

    Very intuitive. Great app

  • (72 stars)

    by nichole harrison on 15/03/2014

    Recommended read

  • (72 stars)

    by Cyndi Mc on 03/01/2014

    Hard to go back to the previous page though. I have had some schooling and medical terminology however I wish it was written out as well in easier terms to understand.

  • (72 stars)

    by Monica Chapman on 27/07/2013

    Thank you!!!

  • (72 stars)

    by Bruce M. Pomeroy on 10/07/2013

    Excellent