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Sep 4, 2015
Van de Vel A, Verhaert K, Ceulemans B
For long-term home monitoring of epileptic seizures, the measurement of extracerebral body signals such as abnormal movement is often easier and less obtrusive than monitoring intracerebral brain waves with electroence...
Sep 4, 2015
Savasta S, Budetta M, Spartà MV, Carpentieri ML, Trasimeni G, Zavras N, Villa MP, Parisi P
We describe three children with gelastic seizures without hypothalamic hamartoma whose seizures were characterized by typical laughing attacks associated or not with other seizure types. Ictal/interictal EEG and magnet...
Sep 4, 2015
Camfield C, Camfield P
RATIONALE: Understanding the cause of childhood-onset epilepsy should be important for families and the patient as he/she becomes an adult. We studied the accuracy of information about the cause that adults with childh...
Sep 4, 2015
Jones JE
Children with epilepsy are at significant risk of psychiatric disorders, which can in turn negatively impact social skills development, academic achievement, and quality of life. The most commonly reported psychiatric ...
Sep 4, 2015
Kim EH, Yum MS, Kim HW, Ko TS
Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a common comorbidity in children with epilepsy and has a negative impact on behavior and learning. The purposes of this study were to quantify the prevalence of ADHD i...
Sep 4, 2015
McNally MA, Kossoff EH
We describe a group of 26 children with no prior history of seizures consistent with benign rolandic epilepsy who had rolandic spikes found coincidentally on EEG. A retrospective chart review as well as phone and email...
Sep 4, 2015
Akman CI, Micic V, Quach M, Wilfong AA, Schultz R, Riviello JJ, Chapieski ML
BACKGROUND: Intracarotid amobarbital procedure (IAP) is acknowledged as the gold standard test for language lateralization. EEG is performed routinely during IAP to monitor the anesthetization of a brain hemisphere. He...
Sep 4, 2015
Kerne V, Chapieski L
Young people with epilepsy are less likely to achieve the level of independence attained by their peers. We examined the seizure-related variables that placed a group of 97 pediatric patients with intractable seizures ...
Sep 4, 2015
Hao Y, Guan XH, Liu TT, He ZG, Xiang HB
Sep 4, 2015
Passamonti C, Zamponi N, Foschi N, Trignani R, Luzi M, Cesaroni E, Provinciali L, Scerrati M
Outcomes of corpus callosotomy (CC) have been mainly focused on seizures. The present study aimed to evaluate the long-term effects of CC on adaptive behaviors and caregivers' satisfaction in addition to seizures and t...

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