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Mar 30, 2017
Nagahama Y, Peters D, Kumonda S, Vesole A, Joshi C, J Dlouhy B, Kawasaki H
Shunt overdrainage represents a nebulous condition of variable clinical and imaging presentations, where the diagnosis is primarily clinical. The condition presents a diagnostic challenge particularly in patients with ...
Mar 30, 2017
Dammann P, Schaller C, Sure U
In this review, the authors perform a database search and summarize and discuss all eligible studies that provide (subgroup) analysis of the postoperative seizure outcome of patients with cavernoma-related epilepsy und...
Mar 28, 2017
Leo A, Russo E, Elia M
Despite the introduction of new antiepileptic drugs (AEDs), the quality of life and therapeutic response for patients with epilepsy remains still poor. Unfortunately, besides several advantages, these new AEDs have not...
Mar 28, 2017
Ngo L, Sperling MR, Skidmore C, Mintzer S, Nei M
PURPOSE: Frequent interictal epileptiform abnormalities may correlate with poor prognosis after temporal lobe resection for refractory epilepsy. To date, studies have focused on limited resections such as selective amy...
Mar 28, 2017
Mastrangelo M
Lennox-Gastaut syndrome (LGS) is a severe age-dependent epileptic encephalopathy usually with onset between 1 and 8 years of age. Functional neuroimaging studies recently introduced the concept of Lennox-Gastaut as "se...
Mar 26, 2017
Banerjee J, BanerjeeDixit A, Srivastava A, Ramanujam B, Kakkar A, Sarkar C, Tripathi M, Chandra PS
Hippocampal sclerosis (HS), the most common subset of drug-resistant epilepsy (DRE), is associated with large-scale network abnormalities, even under resting state. We studied the excitatory postsynaptic currents (EPSC...
Mar 24, 2017
Pauli C, Schwarzbold ML, Diaz AP, de Oliveira Thais ME, Kondageski C, Linhares MN, Guarnieri R, de Lemos Zingano B, Ben J, Nunes JC, Markowitsch HJ, Wolf P, Wiebe S, Lin K, Walz R
OBJECTIVES: To investigate prospectively the independent predictors of a minimum clinically important change (MCIC) in quality of life (QOL) after anterior temporal lobectomy (ATL) for drug-resistant mesial temporal lo...
Mar 24, 2017
Liou JY, Smith E, Bateman L, McKhann G, Goodman R, Greger B, Davis T, Kellis S, House P, Schevon C
OBJECTIVE: Epileptiform discharges, an electrophysiological hallmark of seizures, can propagate across cortical tissue in a manner similar to traveling waves. Recent work has focused attention on the origination and pr...
Mar 23, 2017
Gales JM, Jehi L, Nowacki A, Prayson RA
Hippocampal sclerosis (HS) and focal cortical dysplasia (FCD) are among the most common neuropathological findings in those undergoing surgery for refractory mesial temporal lobe epilepsy (MTLE). Existing data regardin...
Mar 23, 2017
Jeong JW, Asano E, Kumar Pilli V, Nakai Y, Chugani HT, Juhász C
To determine the spatial relationship between 2-deoxy-2[(18) F]fluoro-D-glucose (FDG) metabolic and intracranial electrophysiological abnormalities in children undergoing two-stage epilepsy surgery, statistical paramet...

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