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May 29, 2016
Ellis JA, Mejia Munne JC, Wang SH, McBrian DK, Akman CI, Feldstein NA, McKhann GM
Anatomically complex focal cortical dysplasias may present significant challenges to safe and complete surgical resection via standard operative corridors. Laser interstitial thermal therapy (LITT) is an emerging minim...
May 28, 2016
Nissen IA, Stam CJ, Citroen J, Reijneveld JC, Hillebrand A
OBJECTIVE: Identifying epilepsy patients for whom clinical MEG is likely to be beneficial avoids or optimizes burdensome ancillary investigations. We determined whether it could be predicted upfront if MEG would be abl...
May 28, 2016
Feng R, Hu J, Pan L, Wu J, Lang L, Jiang S, Gu X, Guo J, Zhou L
OBJECTIVE: This study evaluated the localization precision of 256-channel dense array electroencephalographic source imaging (dESI) in comparison to conventional noninvasive tools. In addition, the study was designed t...
May 27, 2016
Zelmann R, Beriault S, Marinho MM, Mok K, Hall JA, Guizard N, Haegelen C, Olivier A, Pike GB, Collins DL
PURPOSE: Intracranial electrodes are sometimes implanted in patients with refractory epilepsy to identify epileptic foci and propagation. Maximal recording of EEG activity from regions suspected of seizure generation i...
May 27, 2016
Myers L, Lancman M, Vazquez-Casals G, Bonafina M, Perrine K, Sabri J
OBJECTIVE: This study aimed to examine levels of depression and quality of life in Spanish-speaking (less acculturated) immigrants with epilepsy compared with those in English-speaking US-born persons with epilepsy (PW...
May 27, 2016
Skardelly M, Brendle E, Noell S, Behling F, Wuttke TV, Schittenhelm J, Bisdas S, Meisner C, Rona S, Tatagiba MS, Tabatabai G
OBJECTIVE: Antiepileptic treatment of brain tumor patients mainly depends on the individual physician's choice rather than on well-defined predictive factors. We investigated the predictive value of defined clinical pa...
May 27, 2016
Menon RN, Radhakrishnan A, Parameswaran R, Thomas B, Kesavadas C, Abraham M, Vilanilam G, Sarma SP
OBJECTIVE: There is a dearth of information on the critical utility of positron emission tomography (PET) in choosing candidates for epilepsy surgery especially in resource-poor countries where it is not freely availab...
May 25, 2016
Brandmeir N, Acharya V, Sather M
Hypothalamic hamartomas (HH) are benign tumors that can cause significant morbidity in adults as a cause of epilepsy, particularly gelastic seizures. Open and endoscopic resections of HH offer good seizure control but ...
May 25, 2016
Liu B, Li H, Gao C, Zhang Y, Wang C, Wu H, Dong S, Tao Y, Zhang H
OBJECTIVE: Electrical kindling models of epilepsy suggest that medial temporal structures are more prone to be irritated. The aim of this study is to investigate the occurrence rate of temporal interictal epileptic dis...
May 24, 2016
Savarese G, Carpinelli L, D'Elia D, Coppola G
INTRODUCTION: The analysis of the representations of the health of their students by teachers is key to the understanding of the attitudes and behaviors that, in general, take place inside the school community and the ...

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