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Nov 24, 2016
Li X, Han X, Yang J, Bao J, Di X, Zhang G, Liu H
Eclampsia is a hypertensive disorder of pregnancy that is defined by the new onset of grand mal seizures on the basis of preeclampsia and a leading cause of maternal and fetal mortality worldwide. Presently, magnesium ...
Nov 15, 2016
Harini C, Das RR, Prabhu SP, Singh K, Haldar A, Takeoka M, Bergin AM, Loddenkemper T, Kothare SV
PURPOSE: T2-hyperintense signal changes in corpus callosum (CC) have been described in epilepsy and encephalitis/encephalopathy. Little is known about their pathophysiology. The aim of this study was to examine the cli...
Nov 15, 2016
Nolan SJ, Tudur Smith C, Weston J, Marson AG
BACKGROUND: This is an updated version of the original Cochrane review published in Issue 1, 2006 of the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews.Epilepsy is a common neurological condition in which abnormal electrical ...
Nov 11, 2016
Garcia-Ramos C, Lin JJ, Bonilha L, Jones JE, Jackson DC, Prabhakaran V, Hermann BP
Anxiety disorders represent a prevalent psychiatric comorbidity in both adults and children with epilepsy for which the etiology remains controversial. Neurobiological contributions have been suggested, but only limite...
Nov 7, 2016
Hong J, Barrena BG, Lollis SS, Bauer DF
OBJECTIVE: Arrested hydrocephalus is stable ventriculomegaly without evidence of neurologic deterioration or symptoms. Management of arrested hydrocephalus in asymptomatic adults is controversial, with little clinical ...
Nov 7, 2016
Ferro JM, Canhão P, Aguiar de Sousa D
Cerebral venous thrombosis (CVT) has an incidence of 1.32/100,000/years in high-income countries, and higher in middle- and low-income countries. CVT is more frequent in infants and children young adults and females, e...
Nov 4, 2016
Jayalakshmi S, Vooturi S, Sahu S, Yada PK, Mohandas S
We aimed to evaluate the determinants of outcome in new onset refractory status epilepticus (SE). A retrospective analysis of patients with new onset SE admitted between May 2005 and October 2013 was performed. Regress...
Nov 1, 2016
Abe KK, Koli RL, Yamamoto LG
Anti-N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor (anti-NMDAR) encephalitis is an acute autoimmune neurological disorder that presents with acute to subacute psychiatric and/or neurological complaints including new onset behavioral c...
Oct 27, 2016
Carlson C, Anderson CT
PURPOSE OF REVIEW: This article discusses targeted special issues in epilepsy, including epilepsy in the elderly and immuncompromised populations and bone health in epilepsy. Although this is a broad and diverse set of...
Oct 27, 2016
St Louis EK, Cascino GD
PURPOSE OF REVIEW: This review identifies the diverse and variable clinical presentations associated with epilepsy that may create challenges in diagnosis and treatment. RECENT FINDINGS: Epilepsy has recently b...

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