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Sep 1, 2015
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 ...
Sep 1, 2015
Nielsen JC, Hutmacher MM, Wesche DL, Tolbert D, Patel M, Kowalski KG
Vigabatrin is an irreversible inhibitor of γ-aminobutyric acid transaminase (GABA-T) and is used as an adjunctive therapy for adult patients with refractory complex partial seizures (rCPS). The purpose of this investig...
Sep 1, 2015
Fray S, Ben Ali N, Kchaou M, Chebbi S, Belal S
The aim of this study is to identify early predictors of refractory epilepsy. From 600 epileptic children followed for at least 2 years in the department of neurology of Charles Nicolle hospital of Tunis, were identifi...
Sep 1, 2015
Patel M, Bagary M, McCorry D
PURPOSE: Convulsive Status Epilepticus (CSE) is a common neurological emergency with patients presenting with prolonged epileptic activity. Sub-optimal management is coupled with high morbidity and mortality. Continuou...
Sep 1, 2015
Asadi-Pooya AA, Jahromi MJ, Izadi S, Emami Y
PURPOSE: To explore the feasibility, safety and efficacy of enterally administered topiramate (TPM) as an adjunctive treatment for adult patients with refractory generalized convulsive status epilepticus (RGCSE). ...
Aug 28, 2015
Xu AJ, Liu TT, He ZG, Hong QX, Xiang HB
Aug 28, 2015
Xu AJ, Liu TT, He ZG, Wu W, Xiang HB
Aug 28, 2015
Vezzani A, Dingledine R, Rossetti AO
Status epilepticus (SE) is a life-threatening neurological emergency often refractory to available treatment options. It is a very heterogeneous condition in terms of clinical presentation and causes, which besides gen...
Aug 28, 2015
Zavala-Yoé R, Ramírez-Mendoza R, Cordero LM
Epilepsy demands a major burden at global levels. Worldwide, about 1% of people suffer epilepsy and 30% of them (0.3%) are anticonvulsants resistant. Among them, some children epilepsies are peculiarly difficult to dea...
Aug 28, 2015
Kaiboriboon K, Malkhachroum AM, Zrik A, Daif A, Schiltz NM, Labiner DM, Lhatoo SD
OBJECTIVE: To examine trends in epilepsy-related surgical procedures performed at major epilepsy centers in the US between 2003 and 2012, and in the service provision infrastructure of epilepsy centers over the same ti...

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