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May 25, 2016
Zerouali Y, Pouliot P, Robert M, Mohamed I, Bouthillier A, Lesage F, Nguyen DK
Failure to recognize insular cortex seizures has recently been identified as a cause of epilepsy surgeries targeting the temporal, parietal, or frontal lobe. Such failures are partly due to the fact that current noninv...
May 25, 2016
Kaputu-Kalala-Malu C
Epilepsy is a neurological disease common among children in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA). Although its exact prevalence in this population is unknown, it is probably similar to that found in the general population because ...
May 25, 2016
Ernest EV, Brazelton TB, Carhart ED, Studnek JR, Tritt PL, Philip GA, Burnett AM
Introduction Traditionally, Emergency Medical Services (EMS) educators have divided the pediatric population into age groups to assist in targeting their clinical and didactic curriculum. Currently, the accrediting bod...
May 25, 2016
Hwang SK, Lee JH, Yang JE, Lim CS, Lee JA, Lee YS, Lee K, Kaang BK
Tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC) is a neurocutaneous disorder characterized by multiple symptoms including neuropsychological deficits such as seizures, intellectual disability, and autism. TSC is inherited in an autos...
May 25, 2016
Flores-González JC, Estalella-Mendoza A, Lechuga-Sancho AM, Quintero-Otero S, Rubio-Quiñones F, Hernández-González A, Saldaña-Valderas M
BACKGROUND: Epilepsy is one of the most common symptoms in Tuberous Sclerosis Complex (TSC), appearing mainly in the first year of life and often resistant to therapy. Several studies have demonstrated the effectivenes...
May 25, 2016
Albaramki JH, Al-Ammouri IA, Akl KF
Adult patients with chronic kidney disease are at risk of major neurologic and cardiac complications. The purpose of this study is to review the neurological and cardiac complications in children with end-stage renal d...
May 24, 2016
Tolunay O, Çelik T, Kömür M, Gezgin AE, Kaya MS, Çelik Ü
INTRODUCTION: Alpha lipoic acid is a powerful antioxidant widely used for the supplementary treatment of diabetic neuropathy. Intoxication with alpha lipoic acid is very rare. There is no reported dose of safety in chi...
May 24, 2016
Wagner JL, Brooks B, Smith G, St Marie K, Kellermann TS, Wilson D, Wannamaker B, Selassie A
PURPOSE: The purpose of this study was to collaborate with a community partner to administer a current needs assessment of persons with epilepsy (PWE) and determine the types of resources that PWE would like to access ...
May 24, 2016
Dereymaeker A, Vanhaesebrouck S, Jansen K, Lagae L, de Vries L, Naulaers G
Human Parechovirus type 3 (HPeV-3) is a neurotropic virus which can cause neonatal encephalitis, presenting as encephalopathy with seizures and diffuse white matter lesions on brain imaging. Neurodevelopmental outcome ...
May 24, 2016
Riikonen R, Mankinen K, Gaily E
BACKGROUND: Dose regimens of pyridoxine (vitamin B6) for treatment of infantile spasms have varied from 200 mg/d to 300 mg/kg/d. Only two long-term outcome studies of the treated patients are available. METHODS...

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