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Jun 28, 2016
Reiter SF, Veiby G, Bjørk MH, Engelsen BA, Daltveit AK, Gilhus NE
OBJECTIVES: To investigate psychiatric disorders, adverse social aspects and quality of life in men with epilepsy during partner's pregnancy. METHOD: We used data from the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Stud...
Jun 28, 2016
da Costa BM, Verdelho M, Cotovio P, Nolasco F
Jun 28, 2016
Vodopivec I, Cho TA, Rizzo JF, Frosch MP, Sims KB
INTRODUCTION: Establishing a diagnosis of mitochondrial disease in adults remains a clinician's challenge. We report a case of syndrome reminiscent of mitochondrial encephalomyopathy, lactic acidosis, and stroke-like e...
Jun 21, 2016
Pizzi MA, Alejos DA, Siegel JL, Kim BY, Miller DA, Freeman WD
BACKGROUND: Cerebral venous thrombosis (CVT) is a rare cerebrovascular event that can present with headache, seizure, and focal neurological deficits. Approximately 30%-40% of patients with CVT also present with intrac...
Jun 17, 2016
Tambucci R, Basti C, Maresca M, Coppola G, Verrotti A
Eslicarbazepine acetate (ESL) is a once daily new third generation antiepileptic drug that shares the basic chemical structure of carbamazepine and oxcarbazepine - a dibenzazepine nucleus with the 5-carboxamide substit...
Jun 10, 2016
Delil S, Senel GB, Demiray DY, Yeni N
PURPOSE: An increased propensity for seizures is associated with different stages of the sleep-wake cycle. In this study, we prospectively analyzed patients with new-onset epilepsy and investigated the clinical correla...
Jun 10, 2016
Paliwal P, Wakerley BR, Yeo LL, Ali KM, Ibrahim I, Wilder-Smith E, Sim TB, Pohlmann-Eden B, Rathakrishnan R
PURPOSE: To assess the utility of acute electroencephalography (EEG) performed in the emergency room (ER) and its impact on subsequent management of patients with new-onset seizures. Adults who recover fully in the ER ...
Jun 10, 2016
Kumar N, Garg RK, Malhotra HS, Gupta RK, Verma R, Sharma PK
OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the role of advanced magnetic resonance (MR) sequences (fast imaging employing steady-state acquisition (FIESTA), T2 star-weighted angiography (SWAN) and spoiled gradient recalled echo (SPGR)) in...
Jun 5, 2016
Sones JL, Davisson RL
Preeclampsia (PE) is a devastating disorder of pregnancy that affects up to 8% of pregnant women in the United States (1). The diagnosis of PE is made by the presentation of new onset hypertension, ≥140mmHg systolic bl...
May 31, 2016
Garces J, Mathkour M, Beard B, Sulaiman OA, Ware ML
BACKGROUND: Dermoid cysts are rare intracranial tumors that are most commonly found infratentorially and along the midline. Characterized by slow growth and often found incidentally, these lesions can nonetheless have ...