Neurological Sciences is intended to provide a medium for the communication of results and ideas in the field of neuroscience. The journal welcomes contributions in both the basic and clinical aspects of the neurosciences. The official language of the journal is English. Reports are published in the form of original articles short communications editorials reviews and case reports. Original articles present the results of experimental or clinical studies in the neurosciences while short communications are succinct reports permitting the rapid publication of novel results. Original contributions may be submitted for the special sections History of Neurology Health Care and Neurological Digressions - a forum for cultural topics related to the neurosciences. The journal also publishes correspondence book reviews meeting reports and announcements and is available for the publication of supplernents and abstracts of scientific meetings: details may be obtained from the Editor-in-Chief or the publisher.