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May 21, 2015
Erkoç Ataoğlu E, Yıldırım İ, Bilir E
Resective epilepsy surgery has been accepted as an effective treatment for patients with medically intractable temporal lobe epilepsy (TLE) to control the seizures and to limit cognitive dysfunction. Complete resection...
May 21, 2015
Thiessen C, Patrón-Lozano R, Schilsky M, Rodríguez-Dávalos MI
May 20, 2015
Puka K, Khattab M, Kerr EN, Smith ML
PURPOSE: Few studies have examined the academic functioning of children following pediatric epilepsy surgery. Although intellectual functioning has been more thoroughly investigated, children with epilepsy may experien...
May 20, 2015
Geertsema EE, Visser GH, Velis DN, Claus SP, Zijlmans M, Kalitzin SN
A novel automated algorithm is proposed to approximate the seizure onset zone (SOZ), while providing reproducible output. The SOZ, a surrogate marker for the epileptogenic zone (EZ), was approximated from intracranial ...
May 20, 2015
Toydemir HE, Özkara Ç, Uysal O, Ozyurt E, Uzan M
PURPOSE: The aim was to identify the common typical and atypical ictal semiologic and EEG features of patients with mesial temporal lobe epilepsy and hippocampal sclerosis who became seizure-free postoperatively. ...
May 20, 2015
Wang WH, Shih YH, Yu HY, Yen J, Lin YY, Kwan SY, Chen C, Hua MS
OBJECTIVE: This study aimed to explore the effects of theory of mind (ToM) and related potential risk factors, including cognitive functions, psychiatric status, and seizure-related clinical variables, on social functi...
May 20, 2015
Englot DJ, Hinkley LB, Kort NS, Imber BS, Mizuiri D, Honma SM, Findlay AM, Garrett C, Cheung PL, Mantle M, Tarapore PE, Knowlton RC, Chang EF, Kirsch HE, Nagarajan SS
Intractable focal epilepsy is a devastating disorder with profound effects on cognition and quality of life. Epilepsy surgery can lead to seizure freedom in patients with focal epilepsy; however, sometimes it fails due...
May 20, 2015
Tomasino B, Marin D, Canderan C, Maieron M, Budai R, Fabbro F, Skrap M
We describe involuntary language switching from L2 to L1 evoked by electro-stimulation in the superior temporal gyrus in a 30-year-old right-handed Serbian (L1) speaker who was also a late Italian learner (L2). The pat...
May 17, 2015
Jayalakshmi S, Vooturi S, Vadapalli R, Somayajula S, Madigubba S, Panigrahi M
INTRODUCTION: The aim of the current study was to evaluate the factors associated with post-operative outcome in patients with temporal lobe epilepsy (TLE) undergoing Surgery. METHODS: We analyzed data of 288 c...
May 16, 2015
Daniel AG, Laffont P, Zhao M, Ma H, Schwartz TH
The role of glia in epilepsy has been widely debated. Using in vivo bulk loading of calcium dyes, we imaged neuronal and glial activity in an acute pharmacologic rodent model of neocortical seizures. Optical calcium-ba...

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