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Sep 1, 2015
Boshuisen K, van Schooneveld MM, Uiterwaal CS, Cross JH, Harrison S, Polster T, Daehn M, Djimjadi S, Yalnizoglu D, Turanli G, Sassen R, Hoppe C, Kuczaty S, Barba C, Kahane P, Schubert-Bast S, Reuner G, Bast T, Strobl K, Mayer H, de Saint-Martin A, Seegmuller C, Laurent A, Arzimanoglou A, Braun KP, TimeToStop cognitive outcome study group
OBJECTIVE: Antiepileptic drugs (AEDs) have cognitive side effects that, particularly in children, may affect intellectual functioning. With the TimeToStop (TTS) study, we showed that timing of AED withdrawal does not m...
Sep 1, 2015
Vajda FJ, O'Brien TJ, Graham J, Lander CM, Eadie MJ
PURPOSE: To determine the outcomes in regards to seizure control and foetal malformation in pregnant women with epilepsy not treated with antiepileptic drugs (AEDs). METHOD: Analysis of data from the Australian...
Sep 1, 2015
Bhatti SF, De Risio L, Muñana K, Penderis J, Stein VM, Tipold A, Berendt M, Farquhar RG, Fischer A, Long S, Löscher W, Mandigers PJ, Matiasek K, Pakozdy A, Patterson EE, Platt S, Podell M, Potschka H, Rusbridge C, Volk HA
In Europe, the number of antiepileptic drugs (AEDs) licensed for dogs has grown considerably over the last years. Nevertheless, the same questions remain, which include, 1) when to start treatment, 2) which drug is bes...
Aug 28, 2015
Krauss G, Sandy S, Corbin DO, Bird-Compton J, Jack F, Nelson B, Jalonen TO, Ali A, Fortuné T, Clarke D, Okolie J, Cervenka MC
Very little has been reported about the health resources available for patients with epilepsy in the five English-speaking southern Caribbean countries of Trinidad and Tobago, Barbados, Grenada, Saint Vincent and the G...
Aug 26, 2015
Sun PY, Wyatt K, Nickels KC, Wong-Kisiel LC, Mandrekar J, Wirrell E
RATIONALE: One challenge for families whose children are undergoing presurgical evaluation for epilepsy surgery is the unpredictable length of hospitalization for video-electroencephalograph monitoring. The goal of thi...
Aug 22, 2015
Lamberink HJ, Otte WM, Geleijns K, Braun KP
Many seizure-free patients consider withdrawal of antiepileptic drugs, both when seizure control is achieved by medication alone, or once they became seizure-free following epilepsy surgery. The risk of recurrence is c...
Aug 22, 2015
Kakooza-Mwesige A
Epilepsy is one of the most common neurological conditions worldwide, with many affected persons found in Asia, Latin America, and sub-Saharan Africa. Relatedly, the large majority found in these regions does not recei...
Aug 21, 2015
Khachidze I, Gugushvili M, Makashvili M, Maloletnev V
BACKGROUND: Antiepileptic drug (AED) therapy in epileptic children can be optimized via an anticipation of AED efficacy during early stages of therapy. We hypothesize that the comprehensive EEG evaluation can determine...
Aug 20, 2015
Sivakumar S, Ibrahim M, Parker D, Norris G, Shah A, Mohamed W
Refractory status epilepticus (RSE) is a medical emergency, with significant morbidity and mortality. The use and effectiveness of clobazam, a unique 1,5-benzodiazepine, in the management of RSE has not been reported b...
Aug 20, 2015
Chen B, Choi H, Hirsch LJ, Moeller J, Javed A, Kato K, Legge A, Buchsbaum R, Detyniecki K
OBJECTIVE: Cosmetic side effects (CSEs) such as weight gain and alopecia are common, undesirable effects associated with several AEDs. The objective of the study was to compare the CSE profiles in a large specialty pra...

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