Myotonic dystrophy type 1: Cognitive behavioural therapy for severe fatigue

Myotonic dystrophy type 1 is the most common form of muscular dystrophy in adults and leads to severe fatigue, substantial physical functional impairment, and restricted social participation. Lancet released this randomised study, whether cognitive behavioural therapy optionally combined with graded exercise compared with standard care alone improved the health status… Att fortsätt läsa

Clinical Trials of Muscle Channelopathies

Classification of the Muscle Channelopathies In contrast to muscular dystrophies, the muscle channelopathies, a group of diseases characterised by impaired muscle excitation or excitation-contraction coupling, can fairly well be treated with a whole series of pharmacological drugs. However, for a proper treatment proper diagnostics are essential. This article lists state-of-the-art… Att fortsätt läsa