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Oct 1, 2016
Vranić DN, Jurković J, Jeličić J, Balenović A, Stipančić G, Čuković-Bagić I
Medical emergencies that are life threatening can occur in dental practice. Complications may arise because of an underlying disease or a reaction to medication. Reactions to medications may be allergic and toxic. The ...
Sep 30, 2016
Rubinger L, Chan C, Andrade D, Go C, Smith ML, Snead OC, Rutka JT, Widjaja E
The aims of this study were to evaluate the influence of socioeconomic status (SES) on time-to-surgery (TTS) and surgical outcome in children with treatment-resistant epilepsy in a universal health care system. The coh...
Sep 30, 2016
Inoue K, Takahashi T, Yamamoto Y, Suzuki E, Takahashi Y, Imai K, Inoue Y, Hirai K, Tsuji D, Itoh K
PURPOSE: Valproic acid (VPA), which is widely used to treat epilepsy, migraine, and bipolar disorder, can causes severe hyperammonemia. However, the mechanism responsible for this adverse effect is not readily apparent...
Sep 30, 2016
Eze CN, Ebuehi OM, Brigo F, Otte WM, Igwe SC
PURPOSE: High rates of poor knowledge of, and negative attitudes towards people with epilepsy (PWE) are generally found among school teachers. Their first aid epilepsy management skills are poor. It remains unknown if ...
Sep 30, 2016
Sadeq H, Karim J, Marwan Y, AlSaleem T
OBJECTIVE: To assess the value of neuroimaging studies in evaluating pediatric patients presenting with a first attack of nonfebrile seizure. METHOD: We reviewed the medical records of pediatric patients aged 2...
Sep 30, 2016
Rakshasbhuvankar A, Paul S, Nagarajan L, Ghosh S, Rao S
PURPOSE: Amplitude-integrated electroencephalogram (aEEG) is being used increasingly for monitoring seizures in neonatal units. Its accuracy, compared with "the gold-standard" conventional elecroencephalogram (cEEG) is...
Sep 30, 2016
Meyer S, Oster I, Peterlini S, Gortner L, Kutschke G
Sep 30, 2016
Jayakar P, Gotman J, Harvey AS, Palmini A, Tassi L, Schomer D, Dubeau F, Bartolomei F, Yu A, Kršek P, Velis D, Kahane P
Many patients with medically refractory epilepsy now undergo successful surgery based on noninvasive diagnostic information, but intracranial electroencephalography (IEEG) continues to be used as increasingly complex c...
Sep 30, 2016
Jakobsen KD, Wallach-Kildemoes H, Bruhn CH, Hashemi N, Pagsberg AK, Fink-Jensen A, Nielsen J
Quetiapine is a low-affinity dopamine D2 receptor antagonist, approved for the treatment of bipolar disorder and schizophrenia in children and adolescents by the Food and Drug Administration, but not by European Medici...
Sep 30, 2016
Romaniello R, Marelli S, Giorda R, Bedeschi MF, Bonaglia MC, Arrigoni F, Triulzi F, Bassi MT, Borgatti R
To gain a better understanding of the clinical and genetic features associated with agenesis of corpus callosum, we enrolled and characterized 162 patients with complete or partial agenesis of corpus callosum. Clinical...