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Mar 24, 2017
Koch MJ, Agarwalla PK, Stapleton CJ, Ogilvy CS, Loeffler JS
Cerebral arteriovenous malformations (AVM) are traditionally considered primary congenital lesions that result from embryological aberrations in vasculogenesis. Recent insights, however, suggest that these lesions may ...
Mar 14, 2017
Lee Y, Cho KH, Kim HI, Lee SK, Cho YJ, Heo K, Lee BI
PURPOSE: The study was conducted to assess the long-term outcome of antiepileptic drug (AED) treatment in drug-naïve patients with cavernous malformation (CM) related epilepsy (CRE). METHOD: This is a retrospec...
Mar 14, 2017
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 ...
Mar 14, 2017
Varrasi C, Vecchio D, Magistrelli L, Strigaro G, Tassi L, Cantello R
In its classic presentation, Hashimoto's encephalopathy is an acute-subacute complex neuropsychiatric syndrome with cognitive impairment, hallucinations, myoclonus, tremor or ataxia, associated with elevated anti-thyro...
Mar 14, 2017
Rubilar C, López F, Troncoso M, Barrios A, Herrera L
Tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC) is a multisystem autosomal dominant disease caused by mutations in the tumor suppressor genes TSC1 or TSC2. OBJECTIVE: To characterize clinically and genetically patients diagno...
Mar 14, 2017
Su CP, Wu JH, Yang MC, Liao CH, Hsu HY, Chang CF, Lan SJ, Chu CL, Lin YR
The outcome of patients suffering from out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA) is very poor, and postresuscitation comorbidities increase long-term mortality. This study aims to analyze new-onset postresuscitation comorb...
Mar 14, 2017
Mader EC, Cannizzaro LA, Williams FJ, Lalan S, Olejniczak PW
Drug-induced burst suppression (DIBS) is bihemispheric and bisymmetric in adults and older children. However, asymmetric DIBS may occur if a pathological process is affecting one hemisphere only or both hemispheres dis...
Mar 11, 2017
Dubey D, Kalita J, Misra UK
Status epilepticus (SE) is an important neurological emergency. It is defined as seizures lasting for 5 minutes or more or recurrent seizures without recovery of consciousness to baseline between the attacks. Refractor...
Mar 11, 2017
Zaccara G, Giannasi G, Oggioni R, Rosati E, Tramacere L, Palumbo P, convulsive status epilepticus study group of the uslcentro Toscana, Italy
Convulsive status epilepticus (CSE) is a medical emergency associated with high mortality and morbidity. The most recent definition of CSE is a convulsive seizure lasting more than 5min or consecutive seizures without ...
Mar 8, 2017
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 ...

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