Chinese researchers described the role of genome sequencing in diagnosing dystrophinopathies, such as DMD, in a case study.
A group of Polish researchers conducted a study on the feasibility of telerehabilitation for patients with DMD during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Increasing evidence suggests that cardiac malfunction is a relevant cause of morbidity and mortality in patients with DMD.
Several studies have highlighted a comprehensive set of dysregulated miRNAs in DMD. These may have diagnostic, prognostic, or therapeutic applicability.
Medicine as it is understood today is an umbrella term that covers the detection, diagnosis, management, and prevention of disease. It is, rightly so, akin to a broad kitchen in which there can never be too many cooks. As physicians debate how best to treat genetic rare diseases, (such as Duchenne muscular dystrophy, spinal muscular…
When dealing with chronic illnesses, especially rare ones, it is important as healthcare providers to be aware of the mental and emotional toll they can have on the patient. As clinicians, we need to avoid the trap of becoming so focused on improving objective values that we neglect subjective ones. The World Health Organization (WHO)…