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Jan 20, 2017
Sofou K, Dahlin M, Hallböök T, Lindefeldt M, Viggedal G, Darin N
OBJECTIVES: Our aime was to study the short- and long-term effects of ketogenic diet on the disease course and disease-related outcomes in patients with pyruvate dehydrogenase complex deficiency, the metabolic factors ...
Jan 19, 2017
Wijnen BF, van Mastrigt GA, Evers SM, Gershuni O, Lambrechts DA, Majoie MH, Postulart D, Aldenkamp BA, de Kinderen RJ
The increasing number of treatment options and the high costs associated with epilepsy have fostered the development of economic evaluations in epilepsy. It is important to examine the availability and quality of these...
Jan 18, 2017
Katyal A, Dmello D
BACKGROUND: Spontaneous pneumocephalus in the nontraumatic setting is distinctly unusual. Pneumocephalus from central nervous system infection with Clostridium septicum has been rarely reported, and more commonly refle...
Jan 17, 2017
Ramaekers VT, Sequeira JM, Quadros EV
Multiple factors such as genetic and extraneous causes (drugs, toxins, adverse psychological events) contribute to neuro-psychiatric conditions. In a subgroup of these disorders, systemic folate deficiency has been ass...
Jan 14, 2017
Garcia-Penas JJ
INTRODUCTION: Between 5-40% of autistic patients will develop epilepsy. Most individuals with autism and epilepsy will respond to pharmacologic treatment; however, approximately 20-30% will develop medically refractory...
Jan 14, 2017
Fujii T, Ito Y, Takahashi S, Shimono K, Natsume J, Yanagihara K, Oguni H
OBJECTIVES: To evaluate the outcome of ketogenic diets (KDs) in patients with glucose transport type 1 deficiency syndrome (GLUT1DS) in Japan. METHODS: A nationwide survey for GLUT1DS was conducted by sending q...
Jan 14, 2017
Mori T, Imai K, Oboshi T, Fujiwara Y, Takeshita S, Saitsu H, Matsumoto N, Takahashi Y, Inoue Y
Migrating partial seizures in infancy (MPSI) are an age-specific epilepsy syndrome characterized by migrating focal seizures, which are intractable to various antiepileptic drugs and cause severe developmental delay. W...
Jan 14, 2017
Bashiri H, Afshari D, Babaei N, Ghadami MR
BACKGROUND: Determining the true prevalence of celiac disease (CD) is difficult because of many atypical symptoms. Although CD primarily affects the gastrointestinal tract, patients may be asymptomatic or have extra in...
Jan 13, 2017
Thompson L, Fecske E, Salim M, Hall A
Drug-resistant epilepsy poses a challenge in neonatal patients, especially those in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU), who have various secondary comorbidities. We present results of four children with a history ...
Jan 12, 2017
Kose E, Guzel O, Demir K, Arslan N
BACKGROUND: Ketogenic diet (KD), which is high in fat and low in carbohydrates, mimics the metabolic state of starvation and is used therapeutically for pharmacoresistant epilepsy. It is known that generation of triiod...

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