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Dec 17, 2014
Siwek ME, Müller R, Henseler C, Broich K, Papazoglou A, Weiergräber M
STUDY OBJECTIVES: Voltage-gated Ca(2+) channels (VGCCs) are key elements in mediating thalamocortical rhythmicity. Low-voltage activated (LVA) CaV 3 T-type Ca(2+) channels have been related to thalamic rebound burst fi...
Dec 17, 2014
Kelts G, O'Connor PD, Hussey RW, Maturo S
Vagal nerve stimulators (VNS) are surgically implantable medical devices which are approved by the food and drug administration (FDA) for treatment of medically refractory epilepsy in children. Two children with seizur...
Oct 2, 2014
Groothuis-Oudshoorn CG, Chorus AM, Verrips GH, Detmar SB
BACKGROUND: The London Handicap Scale (LHS) was found to be a valid and reliable scale for measuring participation restrictions in adults.OBJECTIVE: This paper describes the development and assesses the construct-relat...
Sep 5, 2014
Brzaković B, Vučićević K, Kovačević SV, Miljković B, Prostran M, Martinović Ž, Pokrajac M
PURPOSE: The purpose of the study was to examine and describe adjunctive lamotrigine (LTG) pharmacokinetics in paediatric and young adult patients using a nonlinear mixed effects modelling (NONMEM) approach. ME...
Jun 20, 2014
Tsuji Y, Nakayama T, Bono K, Kitamura M, Imafuku I
We report two cases of stroke associated with the use of finasteride at 1 mg/day, which is approved in Japan for the treatment of male-pattern hair loss. The first case involved a 35-year-old male taking 1 mg of finast...
Jun 8, 2014
Bastani A, Young E, Shaqiri B, Walch R, Manthena P, Weimer S, Kayyali H
We investigated the feasibility and quality of a wireless, four-channel screening electroencephalogram (EEG) device on patients presenting to the emergency department (ED) with a possible seizure disorder. A convenienc...
Feb 21, 2014
Gahr M, Connemann BJ, Freudenmann RW, Schönfeldt-Lecuona C
OBJECTIVES: Little is known regarding the safety of electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) in the presence of cranial metallic objects (cMO) such as medical devices or metallic foreign bodies. The presence of cMO raises 3 the...
Dec 5, 2013
Zheng Y, Wang G, Li K, Bao G, Wang J
OBJECTIVE: Epilepsy is a common neurological disorder with unpredictability. An effective algorithm for seizure prediction is important for the patients with refractory epilepsy. METHODS: We proposed a seizure ...