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Mar 25, 2014
Flores-Mancilla LE, Hernández-González M, Guevara MA, Benavides-Haro DE, Martínez-Arteaga P
Several studies have provided evidence of significant effects of omega-3 fatty acids on brain functionality, including seizures and disorders such as epilepsy. Fish oil (FO) is a marine product rich in unsaturated omeg...
Mar 25, 2014
Yuen AW, Sander JW
There has been resurgence in the use of dietary treatment, principally the classical ketogenic diet and its variants, for people with epilepsy. These diets generally require significant medical and dietician support. A...
Mar 22, 2014
Modi S, Tripathi M, Saha S, Goswami R
OBJECTIVE: There is limited information on seizures in patients with idiopathic hypoparathyroidism (IH). We assessed seizure characteristics at presentation, subclinical seizures during follow-up, and the effect of ant...
Mar 22, 2014
Buchet R, Millán JL, Magne D
Human and mouse alkaline phosphatases (AP) are encoded by a multigene family expressed ubiquitously in multiple tissues. Gene knockout (KO) findings have helped define some of the precise exocytic functions of individu...
Mar 22, 2014
Schoeler NE, Cross JH, Sander JW, Sisodiya SM
Ketogenic Dietary Therapies (KDT) are an effective treatment option for some people with drug-resistant epilepsy. They are, however, resource-intensive and can cause adverse side effects. Predictors of response would i...
Mar 19, 2014
Morandi G, Guido D, Tagliabue A
Objectives The aim of this study was to provide a descriptive overview of the impact and production of literature on dietary therapies for epilepsy and perform a citation analysis of the related research articles. Meth...
Mar 19, 2014
Balasubramanian S, Dhanalakshmi K, Amperayani S
Vitamin D deficiency has emerged as a significant public health problem throughout the world. Even in the Indian context,it has been reported to be present in majority of children in spite of wide availability of sunli...
Mar 16, 2014
Sharma S, Jain P
The modified Atkins diet is a less restrictive variation of the ketogenic diet. This diet is started on an outpatient basis without a fast, allows unlimited protein and fat, and does not restrict calories or fluids. Re...
Mar 14, 2014
Liu YY, Bao XH, Wang S, Fu N, Liu XY, Song FY, Yang YL, Wu Y, Zhang YH, Wu JX, Jiang YW, Qin J, Wu XR
OBJECTIVE: To analyze the clinical and SLC2A1 gene mutation characteristics of glucose transporter type 1 deficiency syndrome. METHOD: The detailed clinical manifestations of six cases were recorded. The labora...
Mar 7, 2014
Di Lorenzo C, Currà A, Sirianni G, Coppola G, Bracaglia M, Cardillo A, De Nardis L, Pierelli F
The ketogenic diet is a high-fat, low-carbohydrate diet long used to treat refractory epilepsy; ketogenesis (ketone body formation) is a physiological phenomenon also observed in patients following lowcarbohydrate, low...