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Feb 22, 2014
Herbert MR, Buckley JA
We report the history of a child with autism and epilepsy who, after limited response to other interventions following her regression into autism, was placed on a gluten-free, casein-free diet, after which she showed m...
Feb 22, 2014
Thiele EA
The concept of dietary therapy for epilepsy has played an important role in the approach to the treatment of seizures for centuries--particularly with the development and utilization of the classic ketogenic diet over ...
Feb 22, 2014
Laux L, Blackford R
Dravet syndrome is an infantile epilepsy syndrome with intractable pleomorphic seizures, cognitive impairment, and a number of comorbidities including ataxia/gait abnormalities and behavioral issues. Antiseizure medica...
Feb 22, 2014
Paoli A, Rubini A, Volek JS, Grimaldi KA
Very-low-carbohydrate diets or ketogenic diets have been in use since the 1920s as a therapy for epilepsy and can, in some cases, completely remove the need for medication. From the 1960s onwards they have become widel...
Feb 22, 2014
Cross JH
The ketogenic diet is not a new treatment for the treatment of epilepsy, but the degree of literature now available seems to have given it a new lease of life. Over the past 12 years, there has been more scientific dat...
Feb 22, 2014
Zupec-Kania B, Neal E, Schultz R, Roan ME, Turner Z, Welborn M
Ketogenic diet therapies involve a collaborative healthcare team and therefore are typically offered in tertiary care centers. Centers that utilize these therapies with frequency gain valuable experience and become ski...
Feb 22, 2014
Danial NN, Hartman AL, Stafstrom CE, Thio LL
The ketogenic diet and its newer variants are clinically useful in treating epilepsy. They can also have antiepileptogenic properties and can eventually have a role in treating other neurologic and nonneurologic condit...
Feb 22, 2014
Cervenka MC, Henry B, Nathan J, Wood S, Volek JS
During the 3rd International Symposium on Dietary Therapies held in Chicago, Illinois, there was a first-ever, half-day session devoted to the management of adults with epilepsy and other disorders with dietary treatme...
Feb 22, 2014
Abrahams J
The ketogenic diet is increasing in popularity worldwide, as evidenced by this symposium. More child neurologists are prescribing it in more countries. However, the diet is still underutilized, only occasionally rising...
Feb 19, 2014
Martínez F, Manteca X, Pastor J
Medical records of 120 Iberian lynx (Lynx pardinus) from the captive breeding population (CBP), 96 of which were older than 1 wk old, were studied from January 2004 to June 2010. From a total of 413 clinical signs reco...

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