Journal of Neurology and Neurocritical Care

Journal of Neurology and Neurocritical Care

Journal of Neurology and Neuro critical care (JNNC) is an open access, peer-reviewed journal with broad scope covering all zones of acute neurological care. JNNC publishes interesting and informative reviews on any topic connected with Neurology, and considers any original research contribution that advocates change in, or illuminates, Neurocritical care. JNNC provides a comprehensive overview of current developments in intensive care neurology, neurosurgery and neuroanesthesia and includes information about new therapeutic avenues and technological innovations.

The Journal is supported by an international editorial board consisting of a distinguished team of researchers. JNNC aims at rapid publication of high quality results in Neurology research while maintaining rigorous peer-review process.

All the types of articles like Research paper, Case Report, Short research communication, Review, Hypothesis, Method and protocol, new instruments and regimens, Letter to the editor are accepted. With a large international editorial board of experts who are leaders in their fields, JNNC is directed towards neurosurgeons, neuro-intensivists, neurologists, anesthesiologists, emergency physicians, and critical care nurses treating patients with urgent neurologic disorders.

Papers on more general aspects of interest to the radiation oncologist including chemotherapy, surgery and immunology are also published. Papers that are highlighted to guide the treatment and therapeutic intervention tailored for the pathophysiologic degree of brain injuries are accepted on a worldwide basis. JNNC welcomes direct submissions of manuscripts from authors.

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Open Access Policy: This journal is an open access journal which provides immediate, worldwide, boundary free access to the full content of every distributed article without charging readers or their institutions for access. Readers are given authorization to read, circulate, copy, print, download, search, or link to the full texts of all articles in JNNC.

Editorial Board

Our Esteemed Editorial Board Members

Dario Bonanomi

Group Leader – Molecular Neurobiology,
Department of Neuroscience,
San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan,

Navjot Chaudhary, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor,
Division of Neurosurgery,
Stanford University, Stanford, California,

Miguel A. Arraez, MD, PhD

Professor and Chairman,
Department of Neurosurgery,
Carlos Haya University Hospital. Malaga,

Dr. Mykola M. Salkov, MD. PhD

Department of Spinal Neurosurgery,
Regional Hospital and Dnipropetrovsk Medical Academy, Ukraine

Hwang, Paul Andrew Lam Sum, MD CM, MSc, FRCPC, ABCN

Associate Professor of Neurology,
Departments of Paediatrics & Medicine,
Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto,

Rosa Maria Moresco

Associate Professor,
Department of Radiology,
University of Milan-Bicocca, Milan,

Dr. Martin VERKUYL

Advanced Medical Nutrition,
Nutricia Research,

John D. Vestergaard Nieland, PhD,

Associate Professor,
Department of Health Science and Technology,
Aalborg University, Aalborg,

David Tong, M.D.

Professor of Neurology,
Geisel School of Medicine , Dartmouth,

Zhou Zhidong, Ph.D & MD

Associate Clinician Scientist,
National Neuroscience Institute of Singapore,
Assistant Professor, Regular Rank,
The Neuroscience and Behavioral Disorders Programme (NBD),
Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School,

Dr. Michael Bender Oberarzt

Head of the Neurosurgical Intensive Care Unit,
Department of Neurosurgery,
University Hospital of Giessen and Marburg,

Prof. John Patrick F. Bebawy, M.D.

Department of Neurological Surgery,
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine,

Patty Francis

Neurology Consultant,
Netcare Umhlanga Hospital,
South Africa


Assistant Professor of Neurology,
School of Motor and Sport Activities Sciences,
Kore University of Enna, Enna EN,

Luis Rafael Moscote Salazar, MD

School of Medicine,
University of Cartagena, Cartagena de Indias,
Colombia, SA

Mervat N. Wahba, M.D.

Associate Professor,
Department of Neurology,
The University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN,

Prof. Ljiljana Vasović, MD, PhD

Faculty of Medicine,
The University of Nis,
Dr. Zoran Djindjic Boulevard 81, 18000 Nis,

DR. John R. Ouma

Specialist Neurosurgeon,
Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital,
South Africa

Michelle Hook, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor,
Department of Neuroscience and Experimental Therapeutics, College of Medicine,
Texas A&M University, USA

Dr. Edward Wolff, Phd

Neuropsychology SA,
South Africa

Hesham E. Masoud, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor,
SUNY Upstate Medical Center,
Department(s) of Neurology,
Neurosurgery and Radiology,
SUNY Upstate Medical University,
Syracuse, NY,

Gadi Goelman, PhD

Associate Professor,
Department of Neurology,
Hadassah, Hebrew University Medical Center,
Jerusalem, Israel

Mirela Olympia Fagarasan Palmer

Professor of Neuropharmacology,
University of South California,
Los Angeles,

Prof. Giuseppe Scalabrino, M.D

Department of Biomedical Sciences for the Health,
University of Milan,

Eric Robert Trumble

Pediatric Neurosurgery,
Clinical Professor at UCF, FSU, & NOVA-SE,

Dr. Leonardo Roever, MHS

Department of Clinical Research,
Federal University of Uberlândia(UFU),

Evgeny Vadimovich Sidorov M.D., Ph.D., M.H.A.

Associate Professor,
Department of Neurology,
The University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City,

Cezar Jose Mizrahi, MD

Department of Neurosurgery,
Hadassah Hebrew-University Medical Center, Jerusalem,

Dr. Menachem Yaakov Mazabow,

South African Clinical Neuropsychological Association (SACNA),
South Africa

Dr. Christiane B. Knobbe-Thomsen

Department of Neuropathology,
Heinrich Heine University Dusseldorf,

Marco Longoni

Department of Neuroscience,
Ospedale Niguarda Ca’ Granda, Milan,

Thibaut Sesia, PhD

Head of the group Neuromodulation – Behavioral Neuroscience,
Department of Stereotaxy and Functional Neurosurgery,
University of Cologne, Cologne,

Androniki Plomaritoglou , MD, Msc, Phd

Deputy Director of the Neurological Clinic,
Hygeia Hospital, Athens,

Published Articles

Evaluation of Efficacy of Hypertonic Saline and Mannitol in Combination in Patients with a Traumatic Brain Injury

Taylor Schwebke, Pharm.D, Marc McDowell, Pharm.D, Lina Piech, Pharm.D, Robert Mokszycki, Pharm.D and Ellen Omi, MD

Research Article – J Neurol Neurocrit Care

Vulnerability of Parkinson Patients to Iatrogenic Adverse Events: Emphasis on the Perioperative Period through a Case Report

Catherine Maurice, Kiran Grant, Austin M. Pereira and Yasser B. Abulhasan

Case Report – J Neurol Neurocrit Care

The Molecular Basis of Neural Memory. Part 10: The Sins and Redemption of Neurobiology

Gerard Marx and Chaim Gilon

Review Article – J Neurol Neurocrit Care

Shedding Light on the Potential Implications of Solar Eclipse on Psychiatric Patients

Michaela Lysogorski, Tammie Lee Demler

Case Report – J Neurol Neurocrit Care

DOI: 10.31038/JNNC.1000102

Adjunctive Sarcosine and N-Acetylcysteine Use for Treatment-Resistant Schizophrenia

Emily Leppien, Christopher Blum, Tammie Lee Demler, Lewis A. Opler

Case Report – J Neurol Neurocrit Care

DOI: 10.31038/JNNC.1000103

Recurrent Falls: An Unusual Presentation of Spinal Meningioma in a Child

Cezar José Mizrahi, Eliel Ben-David, Yakov Fellig, MonyBenifla

Case Report – J Neurol Neurocrit Care

DOI: 10.31038/JNNC.1000105

Malignant Schwannoma of the Scalp: A Case Report and Review of the Literature

Sami Tanbouzi Husseini, Tamama Almutair, Haissam Khayat, Nawaf Jurdi

Case Report – J Neurol Neurocrit Care

DOI: 10.31038/JNNC.1000104

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