Jun 25, 2014
In this week’s featured podcast, Dr. Sirven interviewed Dr. Julian Bailes, a neurosurgeon who discussed a new type of epilepsy surgery, called MRI-guided laser surgery, also known as Visualase. Here’s a brief introduction about this type of surgery...
Jun 18, 2014
  This week, we are featuring two new Hallway Conversations episodes: one is on international epilepsy clinics, and the other is about self management, particuarly in veterans with seizures. International Epilepsy Clinics In...
Patricia Shafer Presenting
Jun 18, 2014
The Epilepsy Pipeline Conference 2014 and Family Day were held in San Francisco, June 5th to 7th, 2014. What an amazing time meeting so many of you and hearing about exciting new approaches for epilepsy treatment and care! The energy and excitement...
Jun 11, 2014
Glucose Transporter Type 1 Deficiency Syndrome (Glut1 DS) is a rare disease with an estimated birth incidence of 1 in 90,000 (Coman, 2006). This birth incidence translates to an estimated prevalence of 3,000 to 7,000 in the U.S. Glut1 DS is a...
Jun 11, 2014
In the April 4, 2014, issue of the journal Neurology ahead of print, Doctors Toledano and colleagues from the Mayo Clinic in Rochester present an analysis detailing the use of immunotherapy as an aid for diagnosing suspected autoimmune epilepsy. The...

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