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

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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.
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Dr. Frank
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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this article was withdrawn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 bot***** *****ne 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

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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 bot***** *****ne 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.

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