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May 27, 2016
Pohlmann-Eden B, Aldenkamp A, Baker GA, Brandt C, Cendes F, Coras R, Crocker CE, Helmstaedter C, Jones-Gotman M, Kanner AM, Mazarati A, Mula M, Smith ML, Omisade A, Tellez-Zenteno J, Hermann BP
Neurobehavioral and cognition problems are highly prevalent in epilepsy, but most research studies to date have not adequately addressed the precise nature of the relationship between these comorbidities and seizures. ...
May 18, 2016
Khalafian A, Dukes C, Tucker P
Mr. R, a 27 year old Hispanic male with history of traumatic brain injury (TBI) over ten years prior but no psychiatric history, presents to the psychiatric consultation service with recent onset of mutism, psychotic b...
May 7, 2016
Bowes E, Levy F, Lawson J, Mandalis A, Mohan A, Shannon Weickert C
OBJECTIVE: To present the diagnosis course and sequelae of a case of anti-N-methyl-D-aspartate (NMDA) receptor encephalitis, drawing attention to early psychiatric symptoms. METHOD: The literature on anti-NMDA ...
May 6, 2016
Spiegel DR, Zaki N
Anti-N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor (NMDAR) encephalitis is a severe, treatable and potentially reversible disorder presenting with memory deficits, psychiatric symptoms and seizures. Initially described in young patien...
May 5, 2016
McCann E, Barber M, Hunter P, Inverarity D
A 78-year-old man presented to hospital with new onset confusion and fever. The working diagnosis was of delirium due to an infection of unknown source, and empirical i.v. antibiotic treatment was given. Two days later...
Apr 19, 2016
Schmidt D
Epilepsy is a serious brain disease with seizures as the main symptom, which can be successfully treated with antiepileptic drugs (AEDs). AEDs are usually started as soon as the epilepsy diagnosis has been established....
Apr 19, 2016
Jetté N, Wiebe S
The initial evaluation of the patient with suspected epilepsy is multifaceted and includes a careful history, diagnostic evaluation (EEG and brain imaging) and prompt referral to an epilepsy specialist to clarify seizu...
Apr 15, 2016
Dubey D, Samudra N, Gupta P, Agostini M, Ding K, Van Ness PC, Vernino S, Hays R
PURPOSE: Analyze clinical and electrographic characteristics of patients with autoimmune epilepsy, and evaluate the effect of early diagnosis and treatment on reduction of seizure frequency. METHODS: Observatio...
Apr 15, 2016
Gupta DK, Bhoi SK, Kalita J, Misra UK
PURPOSE: To evaluate the safety of eslicarbazepine acetate (ESL) in new onset elderly poststroke seizure patients, especially with respect to hyponatremia. METHOD: In a two year, single center open labeled obse...
Apr 8, 2016
Akil N, Bottei E, Kamath S
Ranolazine is a new anti-anginal medication that was approved by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in 2006 for patients with symptomatic chronic angina despite optimized therapy. This paper presents a case repo...

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