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Participants share stories, learn about new research and get practical advice at third annual Becker MD conference

posted on August 18, 2011 - 3:50pm
Community and empowerment were the themes of the third annual Becker Muscular Dystrophy (BMD) conference held at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles on August 13, 2011. Some 150 in-person attendees, and at least that many online attenders, engaged physicians, researchers, physical therapists and other BMD experts on a variety of topics, including the latest advances in research, medical...

New guidelines for physicians caring for ALS patients released by the American Academy of Neurology

posted on October 13, 2009 - 9:55am
The American Academy of Neurology (AAN) released its new guidelines on patient care in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) on Oct. 13, 2009. Several MDA-affiliated physicians were involved in their development.