How JustAnswer Works:

  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.

Ask Dr. Frank Your Own Question

Dr. Frank
Dr. Frank, Board Certified Physician
Category: Neurology
Satisfied Customers: 7201
Experience:  Board certified general Adult Neurologist, with experience in experimental neuroimaging and neurodiagnostics.
Type Your Neurology Question Here...
Dr. Frank is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

I have a stroke 42 months ago and I am considering working

Customer Question

I have a stroke 42 months ago and I am considering working with Edward Tobinick @ the institute of Neurological Recovery. I am bedridden and would appreciate professional feedback.

Sincerely, XXXXX
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Neurology
Expert:  Dr. Frank replied 1 year ago.

neuromd2012 :

Hello

neuromd2012 :

I am an adult Neurologist and will try to answer your question

Customer:

hello

neuromd2012 :

HI

neuromd2012 :

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23100196

neuromd2012 :

so this is the abstract that he published in CNS Drugs

neuromd2012 :

he has not published in peer reviewed journals

neuromd2012 :

like Stroke, or Neurology

neuromd2012 :

he cites evidence that perispinal etanerocept is effective

neuromd2012 :

for may illnesses, including dementia, stroke, piriformis syndrome

neuromd2012 :

many

neuromd2012 :

I really cannot give you an answer as to it works or it does not work

neuromd2012 :

all I can say is that it has not been published and the data reviewed to say that it works conclusively

neuromd2012 :

I know that he tried to show, using PET (positron emission tomography)

neuromd2012 :

that there was a brain effect that could be measured by imaging

neuromd2012 :

hang on

neuromd2012 :

this article was withdrawn

neuromd2012 :

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19433894

neuromd2012 :

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19284700

neuromd2012 :

this imaging study was done in a rat

neuromd2012 :

so the botXXXXX XXXXXne is that it is unproven as it stands today

neuromd2012 :

I do not know of any other neurologists using perispinal etanerocept for stroke

neuromd2012 :

do you have questions?

Customer:

Can you respond to my request?

neuromd2012 :

hi

neuromd2012 :

can you see what I wrote???

neuromd2012 :

I will resend it

neuromd2012 :

hang on

Customer:

Iappreciate your info. Is there addiutional sourses of info?

neuromd2012 :


HI






2:03 PM



http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23100196






2:04 PM



so this is the abstract that he published in CNS Drugs






2:04 PM



he has not published in peer reviewed journals






2:04 PM



like Stroke, or Neurology






2:05 PM



he cites evidence that perispinal etanerocept is effective






2:05 PM



for may illnesses, including dementia, stroke, piriformis syndrome






2:05 PM



many






2:06 PM



I really cannot give you an answer as to it works or it does not work






2:06 PM



all I can say is that it has not been published and the data reviewed to say that it works conclusively






2:07 PM



I know that he tried to show, using PET (positron emission tomography)






2:07 PM



that there was a brain effect that could be measured by imaging






2:07 PM



hang on






2:08 PM



this article was withdrawn






2:08 PM



http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19433894






2:09 PM



http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19284700






2:09 PM



this imaging study was done in a rat






2:10 PM



so the botXXXXX XXXXXne is that it is unproven as it stands today






2:10 PM



I do not know of any other neurologists using perispinal etanerocept for stroke






2:11 PM



do you have questions?



neuromd2012 :

additional source.

neuromd2012 :

there is the tobinick webpage

neuromd2012 :

hang on

Customer:

I appreciate your info. Is there additional sources of info?

neuromd2012 :

http://www.tobinick.com/

neuromd2012 :

that is all I can find on it, besides news paper ads/articles

neuromd2012 :

Every year, we that the annual American Academy of Neurology meetings

neuromd2012 :

I don't know why he does not bring his information to the meetings in stroke

neuromd2012 :

hello

neuromd2012 :

i see you rated me a bad service

neuromd2012 :

I can only give you information that is available

neuromd2012 :

how can I help ?

neuromd2012 :

do you want me to tell you that it works so that you feel more comfortable in your decision

neuromd2012 :

I cannot do that ethically

neuromd2012 :

I can only tell you what I know to be correct

neuromd2012 :

that is my job

neuromd2012 :

sorry that you were not satisfied

Customer:

I didnt see that there was more info coming up on the screen. This helps I will rechange my rating.

Dr. Frank, Board Certified Physician
Category: Neurology
Satisfied Customers: 7201
Experience: Board certified general Adult Neurologist, with experience in experimental neuroimaging and neurodiagnostics.
Dr. Frank and 2 other Neurology Specialists are ready to help you
Expert:  Dr. Frank replied 1 year ago.
Thanks for changing the rating. Please come back anytime if I can help Dr Frank T

JustAnswer in the News:

 
 
 
Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.
 
 
 

What Customers are Saying:

 
 
 
  • I feel so much better today, and upon further investigation believe that there is a chance that the responses I got saved me from a serious, even life threatening situation. I am very grateful to the experts who answered me. Susan O. USA
< Last | Next >
  • I feel so much better today, and upon further investigation believe that there is a chance that the responses I got saved me from a serious, even life threatening situation. I am very grateful to the experts who answered me. Susan O. USA
  • Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help. Mary C. Freshfield, Liverpool, UK
  • This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!! Alex Los Angeles, CA
  • Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult. GP Hesperia, CA
  • I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion. Justin Kernersville, NC
  • Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around. Esther Woodstock, NY
  • Thank you so much for taking your time and knowledge to support my concerns. Not only did you answer my questions, you even took it a step further with replying with more pertinent information I needed to know. Robin Elkton, Maryland
 
 
 

Meet The Experts:

 
 
 
  • Dr. Mark

    Neurologist (MD)

    Satisfied Customers:

    1985
    Neurosurgeon - Brain, spine, and peripheral nerve surgery
< Last | Next >
  • http://ww2.justanswer.com/uploads/neurosurg/2009-10-06_120923_profile.jpg Dr. Mark's Avatar

    Dr. Mark

    Neurologist (MD)

    Satisfied Customers:

    1985
    Neurosurgeon - Brain, spine, and peripheral nerve surgery
  • http://ww2.justanswer.com/uploads/NE/neuromd2012/2012-6-6_171449_frank.64x64.jpg Dr. Frank's Avatar

    Dr. Frank

    Board Certified Physician

    Satisfied Customers:

    6629
    Board certified general Adult Neurologist, with experience in experimental neuroimaging and neurodiagnostics.
  • http://ww2.justanswer.com/uploads/jesbrain2015/2010-5-21_162329_jack.jpg Jack Scariano Jr's Avatar

    Jack Scariano Jr

    Neurologist (MD)

    Satisfied Customers:

    1056
    Board Certified Neurology 1982 30 years experince. Also expert in Pain Medicine
  • http://ww2.justanswer.com/uploads/PR/pradocs/2012-7-23_23649_201272323220JApicture105x113.64x64.jpg Dr. Bob's Avatar

    Dr. Bob

    Neurologist (MD)

    Satisfied Customers:

    2846
    Neurology & Int Medicine (US Trained): 20 yrs experience
  • http://ww2.justanswer.com/uploads/HE/healthydoc/2011-7-22_193154_LevGrinman2.64x64.jpg healthydoc's Avatar

    healthydoc

    Board Certified Physician

    Satisfied Customers:

    1848
    Board Certified U.S. Neurologist
  • http://ww2.justanswer.com/uploads/BrainLifeDoc/2010-10-04_004701_AMF_2008_2_pix.jpg Dr. F's Avatar

    Dr. F

    Board Certified MD

    Satisfied Customers:

    266
    Neurosurgeon with more than 20 years experience in practice and teaching.
  • http://ww2.justanswer.com/uploads/Phytube/2010-9-7_192331_PicVB1a_164by64.jpg Phytube.com's Avatar

    Phytube.com

    Neurologist (MD)

    Satisfied Customers:

    86
    Pediatric Neurology and Developmental Medicine with Special Research In Pain Medicine/Medications
 
 
 

Related Neurology Questions