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Sep 28, 2016
Campistol J, Plecko B
About 25% of seizures in the neonatal period have causes other than asphyxia, ischaemia or intracranial bleeding. Among these are primary genetic epileptic encephalopathies with sometimes poor prognosis and high mortal...
Sep 27, 2016
Curatolo P, Aronica E, Jansen A, Jansen F, Kotulska K, Lagae L, Moavero R, Jozwiak S
BACKGROUND: In tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC) a relationship has been shown between early and refractory seizures and intellectual disability. However, it is uncertain whether epilepsy in TSC is simply a marker in in...
Sep 27, 2016
Chen J, Cai F, Jiang L, Hu Y, Feng C
PURPOSE: Epileptic encephalopathy with continuous spike-and-wave during sleep (CSWS) is an intractable form of epilepsy that has no consensus protocol for corticosteroid therapy. This prospective study aimed to evaluat...
Sep 27, 2016
Nagayama S, Tanaka K
Recently, the search for diagnostic antibody markers has drawn considerable attention in relation to autoimmune encephalitis. Among the antibody markers, the most frequently detected is the anti-N-methyl-D-aspartate re...
Sep 27, 2016
Bryson A, Gardner H, Wilson I, Rolfe T, Archer J
Maintenance electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) is sometimes prescribed for refractory psychiatric conditions. We describe five patients who received maintenance ECT and developed florid temporal epileptiform abnormalities...
Sep 24, 2016
Brown MT, Boop FA
INTRODUCTION: Pediatric low-grade tumors are found in roughly 1-3 % of patients with childhood epilepsy; seizures associated with these tumors are often medically refractory and often present a significant morbidity, g...
Sep 24, 2016
McNally MA, Johnson J, Huisman TA, Poretti A, Baranano KW, Baschat AA, Stafstrom CE
BACKGROUND: SCN8A mutations are rare and cause a phenotypically heterogeneous early onset epilepsy known as early infantile epileptic encephalopathy type 13 (EIEE13, OMIM #614558). There are currently no clear genotype...
Sep 23, 2016
Rodriguez-Osorio X, Lopez-Gonzalez FJ, Pato-Pato A, Cebrian-Perez E, Marey-Lopez J, Corredera-Garcia E, Rubio-Nazabal E, Castro-Vilanova MD, Abella-Corral J, Rodriguez-Regal A, Amigo-Jorrin MC, Pego-Reigosa R, en representación del grupo de estudio GALACO
INTRODUCTION: Lacosamide is a sodium channel blocker antiepileptic drug authorized as an adjunctive therapy for focal seizures in adolescents and adults. AIM: To analyze the efficacy and safety of lacosamide in...
Sep 23, 2016
Valencia Calderón C, Castro Cevallos A, Calderón Valdiviezo A, Escobar Dávila R, Parra Rosales F, Quispe Alcocer J, Vásquez Hahn C
OBJECTIVE: To describe the usefulness of 3D computer-assisted preoperative neuronavigation for stereoscopic location of the venous sinuses, arterial branches, and corpus callosum, to extrapolate anatomical landmarks on...
Sep 23, 2016
An J, Jonnalagadda D, Moura V, Purdon PL, Brown EN, Westover MB
Burst suppression is actively studied as a control signal to guide anesthetic dosing in patients undergoing medically induced coma. The ability to automatically identify periods of EEG suppression and compactly summari...

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