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Jan 19, 2017
Ramantani G, Stathi A, Brandt A, Strobl K, Schubert-Bast S, Wiegand G, Korinthenberg R, van Velthoven V, Zentner J, Schulze-Bonhage A, Bast T
OBJECTIVE: We aimed to investigate the long-term seizure outcome of children and adolescents who were undergoing epilepsy surgery in the parietooccipital cortex and determine their predictive factors. METHODS: ...
Jan 18, 2017
Sato Y, Numata-Uematsu Y, Uematsu M, Kikuchi A, Nakayama T, Kakisaka Y, Kobayashi T, Hino-Fukuyo N, Suzuki H, Takahashi Y, Saito Y, Tanuma N, Hayashi M, Iwasaki M, Haginoya K, Kure S
Acute encephalitis with refractory, repetitive partial seizures (AERRPS) is characterized by prolonged severe seizures and a high-grade fever. We experienced a boy with severe AERRPS with frequent partial seizures that...
Jan 18, 2017
Graffeo CS, Snyder KA, Nasr DM, Murphy ME, Carr CM, Hocker SE
BACKGROUND: Crossed cerebellar diaschisis is a rare finding of hemispheric cerebellar depression following contralateral cerebral injury, hypothesized to result from excessive neuronal excitatory synaptic activity alon...
Jan 18, 2017
Lossius MI, Nakken KO, Mowinckel P, Taubøll E, Gjerstad L
OBJECTIVE: Patients treated with carbamazepine (CBZ) have increased serum levels of total cholesterol (TC), high-density lipoproteins (HDL), and low-density lipoproteins (LDL). We aimed to investigate whether these cha...
Jan 18, 2017
Ravindra VM, Sweney MT, Bollo RJ
Among the 1% of children affected by epilepsy, failure of pharmacological therapy and early age of seizure onset can lead to worse long-term cognitive outcomes, mental health disorders and impaired functional status. S...
Jan 18, 2017
Oliveira VX, Teng AY
Sleep disordered breathing is common in children and has the potential to have a significant impact on cognition, activity and social interaction. The overnight in-laboratory polysomnography (PSG) continues to be the g...
Jan 17, 2017
Vlachos I, Krishnan B, Treiman D, Tsakalis K, Kugiumtzis D, Iasemidis LD
GOAL: Accurate determination of the epileptogenic focus is of paramount diagnostic and therapeutic importance in epilepsy. The current gold standard for focus localization is from ictal (seizure) onset and thus require...
Jan 16, 2017
Yang M, Ma Y, Li W, Shi X, Hou Z, An N, Zhang C, Liu L, Yang H, Zhang D, Liu S
BACKGROUND: Different methods for intracranial electrode recording have various advantages and disadvantages, and controversy exists regarding the complications of stereoelectroencephalography (SEEG) and subdural EEG. ...
Jan 15, 2017
Busch RM, Floden DP, Ferguson L, Mahmoud S, Mullane A, Jones S, Jehi L, Bingaman W, Najm IM
OBJECTIVE: This retrospective cohort study characterized cognitive and motor outcomes in a large sample of adults who underwent frontal lobe resections for treatment of pharmacoresistant epilepsy. METHODS: Nine...
Jan 14, 2017
Takahashi Y, Ueno K, Ninomiya Y, Eguchi T, Nomura Y, Kawano Y
PURPOSE: Few studies are available on withdrawal seizures about dexmedetomidine (DEX). Thus, we retrospectively evaluated the incidence of withdrawal seizures after discontinuation of DEX and examined potential risk fa...

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