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Mar 4, 2015
Coulter DA, Steinhäuser C
Astrocytes express ion channels, transmitter receptors, and transporters and, thus, are endowed with the machinery to sense and respond to neuronal activity. Recent studies have implicated that astrocytes play importan...
Mar 4, 2015
Ko AL, Nerva JD, Chang JJ, Chesnut RM
OBJECTIVE: To present a case of a traumatic fracture of a polymethyl methacrylate (PMMA) patient-specific implant (PSI) for cranioplasty. METHODS: A 14-year-old boy with a history of right decompressive hemicra...
Mar 3, 2015
Gilley M, Goldman RD
QUESTION: With the increased rate of pertussis in children, several families have asked me about ways to protect their young infants from pertussis infection. What should I recommend to these families? ANSWER: ...
Mar 3, 2015
Marcovecchio ML, Petrosino MI, Chiarelli F
Over the last years, there has been an increasing interest in the potential association between type 1 diabetes (T1D) and epilepsy. Both T1D and epilepsy are common conditions in children and adolescents, and therefore...
Mar 3, 2015
Glass HC, Rogers EE, Peloquin S, Bonifacio SL
Neurocritical care is a multidisciplinary subspecialty that combines expertise in critical care medicine, neurology, and neurosurgery, and has led to improved outcomes in adults who have critical illnesses. Advances in...
Mar 3, 2015
Affdal AO, Moutard ML, Billette de Villemeur T, Duchange N, Hervé C, Moutel G
OBJECTIVE: The purpose of this study was to analyze modalities of the transition from pediatric to adult epilepsy care and patients' acquisition of autonomy. METHOD: This study was conducted using semidirected ...
Mar 3, 2015
Jiang CM, Yang YH, Chen LQ, Shuai XH, Lu H, Xiang JH, Liu ZL, Zhu YX, Xu RY, Zhu DR, Huang XM
The present study aimed to assess the prognostic value of early amplitude-integrated electroencephalogram (aEEG) in late preterm infants who were born at a gestational age between 34 0/7 and 36 6/7 weeks for the predic...
Mar 3, 2015
Garcia-Penas JJ
INTRODUCTION. School failure, learning and behavioral problems are more common in children with epilepsy than the general population. The aim of this study is to examine the different factors which can affect the schoo...
Mar 3, 2015
Choi JI, Ha SK, Lim DJ, Kim SD
PURPOSE: The purpose of this study was to compare clinical outcomes and surgical results after encephaloduroarteriosynangiosis (EDAS) in pediatric patients with Moyamoya disease that manifested as either ischemia or ep...
Mar 3, 2015
Dell'Orto VG, Belotti EA, Goeggel-Simonetti B, Simonetti GD, Ramelli GP, Bianchetti MG, Lava SA
AIMS: The use of topiramate, which is prescribed for the management of epilepsy, for migraine headache prophylaxis and as a weight-loss agent, has been associated with the development of metabolic acidosis, hypokalaemi...

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