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Oct 22, 2014
Saqib A, Ibrahim U, Bhat A, Ghiasian V, El-Sayegh D
SESSION TITLE: Cancer Student/Resident Case Report Posters ISESSION TYPE: Medical Student/Resident Case ReportPRESENTED ON: Tuesday, October 28, 2014 at 01:30 PM - 02:30 PMINTRODUCTION: Paraneoplastic syndromes (PNS) a...
Oct 17, 2014
Tung C, Lindgren A, Siemund R, van Westen D
BACKGROUND: Computed tomography (CT) of the brain is used extensively in the urgent work-up of patients with a suspicion of intracranial pathology, but is often normal. Previously proposed selection criteria aim at lim...
Oct 15, 2014
Freilich ER, Schreiber JM, Zelleke T, Gaillard WD
PURPOSE OF REVIEW: Status epilepticus is an acute neurologic emergency, the incidence of which is increasing in the United States as the definition evolves and our detection abilities improve. We will present the curre...
Oct 15, 2014
Kalungwana L, Elafros MA, Siddiqi OK, Bositis CM, Sikazwe I, Koralnik IJ, Theodore WH, Birbeck GL
A prospective cohort study of new-onset seizure in people with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) in Zambia is ongoing to determine the incidence of subsequent epilepsy and risk factors for epileptogenesis in this popu...
Oct 7, 2014
Yamamoto D, Uchiyama T, Bunai T, Sato K, Shimizu T, Tanaka K, Ohashi T
We describe a patient of acute encephalitis with refractory partial status epilepticus who was successfully treated with early immunotherapy. A 35-year-old male presented with generalized seizures a week after febrile ...
Oct 5, 2014
Arya R, Anand V, Garg SK, Michael BD
BACKGROUND: There is a need to expand monotherapy options available to a clinician for the treatment of new partial-onset or generalized-onset seizures. A Cochrane systematic review for clobazam monotherapy is expected...
Sep 30, 2014
Painter E, Rausch JR, Modi AC
Having a child diagnosed with a chronic pediatric illness is a major stressor for families that can alter their daily lives. The primary study aim was to use Daily Phone Diaries (DPDs), a cued-recall procedure to track...
Sep 30, 2014
Helmstaedter C, Aldenkamp AP, Baker GA, Mazarati A, Ryvlin P, Sankar R
It has been long recognized that there is more to epilepsy than seizures. The prevalence of such neurobehavioral abnormalities as cognitive and mood disorders, autism spectrum disorder, and attention deficit and hypera...
Sep 27, 2014
Xie M, Rao W, Sun LY, Zhu ZJ, Deng YL, Shen ZY, Jia JD
To identify the risk factors for new-onset seizures after pediatric LT and to assess their clinical implications and long-term prognosis. The clinical and laboratory data of 27 consecutive children who underwent LT fro...