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Jul 24, 2017
Isler C, Ozkara C, Kucukyuruk B, Delil S, Oz B, Comunoglu N, Kizilkilic O, Kayhan A, Deniz K, Akkol S, Tanriverdi T, Uzan M
Jul 22, 2017
Lam AD, Maus D, Zafar SF, Cole AJ, Cash SS
OBJECTIVE: In mesial temporal lobe (mTL) epilepsy, seizure onset can precede the appearance of a scalp EEG ictal pattern by many seconds. The ability to identify this early, occult mTL seizure activity could improve la...
Jul 22, 2017
Liang S, Zhang J, Zhang S, Fu X
AIM: To analyze the incidence of epilepsy in adult patients with supratentorial glioblastoma, assess the factors influencing the development of epilepsy in these cases, and evaluate patients' response to antiepileptic ...
Jul 21, 2017
Semple BD, O'Brien TJ, Gimlin K, Wright DK, Eun Kim S, Casillas-Espinosa PM, Webster KM, Petrou S, Noble-Haeusslein LJ
Epilepsy after pediatric traumatic brain injury (TBI) is associated with poor quality of life. This study aimed to characterize post-traumatic epilepsy in a mouse model of pediatric brain injury, and to evaluate the ro...
Jul 20, 2017
Sprengers M, Vonck K, Carrette E, Marson AG, Boon P
BACKGROUND: Despite optimal medical treatment, including epilepsy surgery, many epilepsy patients have uncontrolled seizures. Since the 1970s interest has grown in invasive intracranial neurostimulation as a treatment ...
Jul 18, 2017
Maschio M, Beghi E, Casazza MML, Colicchio G, Costa C, Banfi P, Quadri S, Aloisi P, Giallonardo AT, Buttinelli C, Pauletto G, Striano S, Salmaggi A, Terenzi R, Daniele O, Crichiutti G, Paladin F, Rossi R, Prato G, Vigevano F, De Simone R, Ricci F, Saladini M, Monti F, Casellato S, Zanoni T, Giannarelli D, Avanzini G, Aguglia U, BTRE Study Group
Epilepsy is the most common comorbidity in patients with brain tumors. STUDY AIMS: To define characteristics of brain tumor-related epilepsy (BTRE) patients and identify patterns of care. Nationwide, multicente...
Jul 18, 2017
Ibrahim TF, Sweis RT, Nockels RP
Postoperative vision loss (POVL) is a devastating complication and has been reported after complex spine procedures. Anterior ischemic optic neuropathy and posterior optic neuropathy are the 2 most common causes of POV...
Jul 18, 2017
Halbert RK
Anti-N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor encephalitis is an autoimmune syndrome that presents with personality changes, autonomic dysfunction, and neurologic deterioration. Most patients with this syndrome progress from psyc...
Jul 17, 2017
Gawlak D, Łuniewska J, Stojak W, Hovhannisyan A, Stróżyńska A, Mańka-Malara K, Adamiec M, Rysz A
INTRODUCTION: Epilepsy is one of the most common neurological disorders. Seizures that occur during attacks may lead to head injuries. It is crucial to establish proper prophylactic management against trauma occurrence...
Jul 16, 2017
Scorza D, De Momi E, Plaino L, Amoroso G, Arnulfo G, Narizzano M, Kabongo L, Cardinale F
PURPOSE: Focal epilepsy is a neurological disease that can be surgically treated by removing area of the brain generating the seizures. The stereotactic electroencephalography (SEEG) procedure allows patient brain acti...