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Jun 22, 2017
Simeone KA, Matthews SA, Rho JM, Simeone TA
Individuals with poorly controlled epilepsy have a higher risk for sudden unexpected death in epilepsy (SUDEP). With approximately one third of people with epilepsy not achieving adequate seizure control with current a...
Jun 20, 2017
Ernst LL, Harden CL, Pennell PB, Llewellyn N, Lau C, Barnard S, Bartfeld E, French JA
OBJECTIVE: This study examines medication adherence among women with epilepsy via use of an electronic diary, as part of a prospective multicenter observational study designed to evaluate fertility in women with epilep...
Jun 20, 2017
Forte N, Medrihan L, Cappetti B, Baldelli P, Benfenati F
OBJECTIVE: The inhibition of glycolysis exerts potent antiseizure effects, as demonstrated by the efficacy of ketogenic and low-glucose/nonketogenic diets in the treatment of drug-resistant epilepsy. ATP-sensitive pota...
Jun 20, 2017
Heo G, Kim SH, Chang MJ
WHAT IS KNOWN AND OBJECTIVE: The ketogenic diet (KD) is an effective high-fat, adequate-protein, low-carbohydrate diet for patients with refractory epilepsy. The aim of this study was to investigate the potential effec...
Jun 18, 2017
Agarwal N, Arkilo D, Farooq O, Gillogly C, Kavak KS, Weinstock A
BACKGROUND: The ketogenic diet is an effective non-pharmacologic treatment for medically resistant epilepsy. The aim of this study was to identify any predictors that may influence the response of ketogenic diet. ...
Jun 18, 2017
Kasprowska-Liśkiewicz D, Liśkiewicz AD, Nowacka-Chmielewska MM, Nowicka J, Małecki A, Barski JJ
The positive effects of the ketogenic diet (KD) on social behavior have been recently reported in patients and rodent models of autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Given the beneficial effects of the KD on epilepsy, mitoch...
Jun 16, 2017
Dhiman V
Epilepsy is a common neurological problem, and there is a genetic basis in almost 50% of people with epilepsy. The diagnosis of genetic epilepsies makes the patient assured of the reasons of his/her seizures and avoids...
Jun 14, 2017
Delanty N, Cavallleri G
Traditional antiepileptic drug development approaches have yielded many important clinically valuable anti-epileptic drugs. However, the screening of promising compounds has been naturally agnostic to epilepsy etiology...
Jun 13, 2017
Lim Z, Wong K, Olson HE, Bergin AM, Downs J, Leonard H
OBJECTIVE: Pathogenic variants involving the CDKL5 gene result in a severe epileptic encephalopathy, often later presenting with features similar to Rett syndrome. Cardinal features of epilepsy in the CDKL5 disorder in...
Jun 10, 2017
Chwiej J, Patulska A, Skoczen A, Matusiak K, Janeczko K, Ciarach M, Simon R, Setkowicz Z
In this paper the influence of two different ketogenic diets (KDs) on the seizure-evoked elemental anomalies of hippocampal formation was examined. To achieve this purpose normal and pilocarpine treated rats previously...

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