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Sep 22, 2016
Matricardi S, Deleo F, Ragona F, Rinaldi VE, Pelliccia S, Coppola G, Verrotti A
Frontal lobe epilepsy (FLE) is the second most frequent type of localization-related epilepsy, and it may impact neurocognitive functioning with high variability. The prevalence of neurocognitive impairment in affected...
Sep 22, 2016
Filippini M, Ardu E, Stefanelli S, Boni A, Gobbi G, Benso F
PURPOSE: Increased evidence of subnormal neuropsychological functioning in new-onset childhood epilepsy has been obtained, although results are still rare and controversial. With a prospective study, we aimed to define...
Sep 22, 2016
Dada R, Zekri J, Ramal B, Ahmad K
Rituximab, a chimeric monoclonal antibody is licensed for the treatment of CD20 positive lymphomas. Previous studies have found rituximab, in combination with cyclophosphamide, doxorubicin, vincristine, and prednisone ...
Sep 21, 2016
Sillanpää M, Schmidt D
PURPOSE: To review the long-term outcome of epilepsy in population-based studies. METHOD: Analysis of population-based studies. RESULTS: About two of three patients with new-onset epilepsy will, in the ...
Sep 18, 2016
Ferlisi M, Zanoni T, Moretto G, Pasqualin A
Seizures are common symptoms of supratentorial arteriovenous malformations (AVMs). The potential risk factors for epilepsy in patients with AVMs are still controversial. The reported long-term outcome of seizures after...
Sep 18, 2016
Sofat P, Teter B, Kavak KS, Gupta R, Li P
PURPOSE: Timing providing highest yield of initial electroencephalogram (EEG) after new onset unprovoked seizures, is an important and practical issue both in diagnosis and patient care. Current guidelines suggest rout...
Sep 16, 2016
Motika PV, Spencer DC
The treatment of epilepsy in older individuals is an increasingly important topic in neurology and an area that all treating neurologists should have familiarity with. As the population ages, the number of patients ove...
Sep 13, 2016
Sillanpää M, Gissler M, Schmidt D
IMPORTANCE: Prevention of new-onset epilepsy is an important public health issue and presents a pressing unmet need. It is unclear whether progress has been made in preventing new-onset epilepsy. OBJECTIVE: To ...
Sep 10, 2016
Mitsikostas DD, Ashina M, Craven A, Diener HC, Goadsby PJ, Ferrari MD, Lampl C, Paemeleire K, Pascual J, Siva A, Olesen J, Osipova V, Martelletti P, EHF committee
The diagnosis of primary headache disorders is clinical and based on the diagnostic criteria of the International Headache Society (ICHD-3-beta). However several brain conditions may mimic primary headache disorders an...
Sep 7, 2016
Schmidt-Hansen M, Berendse S, Hamilton W
BACKGROUND: We performed a systematic review of diagnostic studies of symptomatic patients in primary care to quantify the risk of brain/central nervous system (CNS) cancer in patients presenting in primary care with s...

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