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Jun 22, 2017
Gupta L, Janssens R, Vlooswijk MC, Rouhl RP, de Louw A, Aldenkamp AP, Ulman S, Besseling RM, Hofman PA, van Kranen-Mastenbroek VH, Hilkman DM, Jansen JF, Backes WH
OBJECTIVE: The diagnosis of epilepsy cannot be reliably made prior to a patient's second seizure in most cases. Therefore, adequate diagnostic tools are needed to differentiate subjects with a first seizure from those ...
Jun 22, 2017
Tényi D, Gyimesi C, Kupó P, Horváth R, Bóné B, Barsi P, Kovács N, Simor T, Siegler Z, Környei L, Fogarasi A, Janszky J
OBJECTIVE: To comprehensively analyze ictal asystole (IA) on a large number of subjects. METHODS: We performed a systematic review of case report studies of patients diagnosed with IA (1983-2016). Each included...
Jun 22, 2017
Malter MP, Widman G, Galldiks N, Stoecker W, Helmstaedter C, Elger CE, Wagner J
OBJECTIVE: Recent reports define temporal lobe epilepsy with amygdala enlargement (TLE-AE) as a distinct electroclinical syndrome comparable to TLE with hippocampal sclerosis. In this retrospective observational study,...
Jun 22, 2017
Vannest J, Tenney JR, Altaye M, Byars AW, Spencer C, Maloney TC, Szaflarski JP, Morita D, Glauser TA
Despite a positive prognosis for seizure remission, children with benign epilepsy with centrotemporal spikes (BECTS) have been reported to exhibit subtle neuropsychological difficulties. We examined the relationship be...
Jun 20, 2017
Ritter AC, Wagner AK, Fabio A, Pugh MJ, Walker WC, Szaflarski JP, Zafonte RD, Brown AW, Hammond FM, Bushnik T, Johnson-Greene D, Shea T, Krellman JW, Rosenthal JA, Dreer LE
OBJECTIVE: Determine incidence of posttraumatic seizure (PTS) following traumatic brain injury (TBI) among individuals with moderate-to-severe TBI requiring rehabilitation and surviving at least 5 years. METHOD...
Jun 18, 2017
Tavares Bello C, Sousa Santos F, Sequeira Duarte J, Vasconcelos C
Central diabetes insipidus (DI) is a rare clinical entity characterized by low circulating levels of antidiuretic hormone (ADH) presenting with polyuria and volume depletion. Pituitary surgery is the most common cause ...
Jun 10, 2017
Wu HY, Lin CS, Yeh CC, Hu CJ, Shih CC, Cherng YG, Chen TL, Liao CC
BACKGROUND & AIMS: The association between liver cirrhosis (LC) and stroke is not completely understood. Our purpose was to evaluate stroke risk and post-stroke outcomes in patients with LC. METHODS: We identif...
Jun 3, 2017
Bektaş G, Tekin U, Özkan MU, Yıldız EP, Çalışkan M, Özmen M, Aydınlı N
BACKGROUND: Levetiracetam, a widely used antiepileptic drug in children, has been associated with psychosocial and behavioral problems, which are also influenced by epilepsy variables, including duration or seizure fre...
Jun 2, 2017
Kilburg C, Taussky P, Yashar M, Kalani S, Park MS
The use of flow-diverting stents for intracranial aneurysms has become more prevalent, and flow diverters are now routinely used beyond their initial scope of approval at the proximal internal carotid artery. Although ...
May 31, 2017
Graham MS, Pudusseri A, Helgager J, Narendra DP, De Girolami U, Pinkus GS, Sanchorawala V, Miyawaki E
A woman in her 40s with a history of plasma cell leukemia presented with 1 month of intermittent headaches followed by a seizure. Results from laboratory studies were notable for a cerebrospinal fluid opening pressure ...

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