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Research & Reviews  11,355 results

Dramatic outcomes in epilepsy: depression, suicide, injuries, and mortality.
https://doi.org/10.1080/03007995.2020.1776234
Current Medical Research and Opinion; Mesraoua B, Deleu D et. al.

May 31st, 2020 - In this narrative review, we will discuss some of the significant risks and dramatic consequences that are associated with epilepsy: depression, suicide, seizure-related injuries, and mortality, both in adults and in children. Considering the high...

Electroencephalogram alterations associated with psychiatric disorders in temporal lobe...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.yebeh.2020.107100
Epilepsy & Behavior : E&B; de Barros Lourenço FH, Marques LHN et. al.

May 29th, 2020 - Temporal lobe epilepsy (TLE) is the most frequent focal epilepsy in adults and has been associated with psychiatric disorders (PD), especially the TLE with mesial temporal sclerosis (MTS). Electroencephalogram (EEG) could help in locating the epil...

Volumetric and Functional Activity Lateralization in Healthy Subjects and Patients with...
https://doi.org/10.1111/jon.12739
Journal of Neuroimaging : Official Journal of the American Society of Neuroimaging References; Canjels LPW, Backes WH et. al.

May 29th, 2020 - In 30% of the patients with focal epilepsy, an epileptogenic lesion cannot be visually detected with structural MRI. Ultra-high field MRI may be able to identify subtle pathology related to the epileptic focus. We set out to assess 7T MRI-derived ...

Association of common genetic variants with vitamin D status in Malaysian children with...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.seizure.2020.05.009
Seizure Kong AN, Fong CY et. al.

May 28th, 2020 - Children with epilepsy (CWE) are at risk of vitamin D deficiency. Single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) affecting the vitamin D pathway are potentially important risk factors for serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D [25(OH)D] concentration. The aims of our ...

Surgery for temporal lobe epilepsy in the elderly: Improving quality of life despite co...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.seizure.2020.05.003
Seizure Delev D, Taube J et. al.

May 28th, 2020 - Temporal lobe epilepsy (TLE) surgery is still underutilized, especially in the elderly population because of concerns related to postoperative complication rate and cognitive deterioration. The aim of the study was to evaluate surgical data, quali...

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Guidelines  23 results

Practice guideline update summary: Efficacy and tolerability of the new antiepileptic d...
https://doi.org/10.1212/WNL.0000000000005756
Neurology Kanner AM, Ashman E et. al.

Jun 14th, 2018 - To update the 2004 American Academy of Neurology guideline for managing treatment-resistant (TR) epilepsy with second- and third-generation antiepileptic drugs (AEDs). 2004 criteria were used to systemically review literature (January 2003 to Nove...

Practice guideline summary: Sudden unexpected death in epilepsy incidence rates and ris...
https://doi.org/10.1212/WNL.0000000000003685
Neurology Harden C, Tomson T et. al.

Apr 25th, 2017 - To determine the incidence rates of sudden unexpected death in epilepsy (SUDEP) in different epilepsy populations and address the question of whether risk factors for SUDEP have been identified. Systematic review of evidence; modified Grading Reco...

Cavernoma-related epilepsy: review and recommendations for management--report of the Su...
https://doi.org/10.1111/epi.12402
Epilepsia Rosenow F, Alonso-Vanegas MA et. al.

Oct 18th, 2013 - Cerebral cavernous malformations (CCMs) are well-defined, mostly singular lesions present in 0.4-0.9% of the population. Epileptic seizures are the most frequent symptom in patients with CCMs and have a great impact on social function and quality ...

Evidence-based guideline update: Vagus nerve stimulation for the treatment of epilepsy: Repo...
https://www.aesnet.org/sites/default/files/file_attach/Guidelines/Neurology-2013-Morris-1453-9.pdf
George L. Morris III

Aug 27th, 2013 - VNS may be considered for seizures in children, for LGS-associated seizures, and for improving mood in adults with epilepsy (Level C). VNS may be considered to have improved efficacy over time (Level C).

Management issues for women with epilepsy-Focus on pregnancy (an evidence-based review)...
https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1528-1167.2009.02129.x
Epilepsia Harden CL, Meador KJ et. al.

Jun 9th, 2009 - A committee assembled by the American Academy of Neurology (AAN) reassessed the evidence related to the care of women with epilepsy (WWE) during pregnancy, including antiepileptic drug (AED) teratogenicity and adverse perinatal outcomes. It is hig...

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Drugs  833 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  12,415 results

Dramatic outcomes in epilepsy: depression, suicide, injuries, and mortality.
https://doi.org/10.1080/03007995.2020.1776234
Current Medical Research and Opinion; Mesraoua B, Deleu D et. al.

May 31st, 2020 - In this narrative review, we will discuss some of the significant risks and dramatic consequences that are associated with epilepsy: depression, suicide, seizure-related injuries, and mortality, both in adults and in children. Considering the high...

Electroencephalogram alterations associated with psychiatric disorders in temporal lobe...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.yebeh.2020.107100
Epilepsy & Behavior : E&B; de Barros Lourenço FH, Marques LHN et. al.

May 29th, 2020 - Temporal lobe epilepsy (TLE) is the most frequent focal epilepsy in adults and has been associated with psychiatric disorders (PD), especially the TLE with mesial temporal sclerosis (MTS). Electroencephalogram (EEG) could help in locating the epil...

Volumetric and Functional Activity Lateralization in Healthy Subjects and Patients with...
https://doi.org/10.1111/jon.12739
Journal of Neuroimaging : Official Journal of the American Society of Neuroimaging References; Canjels LPW, Backes WH et. al.

May 29th, 2020 - In 30% of the patients with focal epilepsy, an epileptogenic lesion cannot be visually detected with structural MRI. Ultra-high field MRI may be able to identify subtle pathology related to the epileptic focus. We set out to assess 7T MRI-derived ...

Association of common genetic variants with vitamin D status in Malaysian children with...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.seizure.2020.05.009
Seizure Kong AN, Fong CY et. al.

May 28th, 2020 - Children with epilepsy (CWE) are at risk of vitamin D deficiency. Single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) affecting the vitamin D pathway are potentially important risk factors for serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D [25(OH)D] concentration. The aims of our ...

Surgery for temporal lobe epilepsy in the elderly: Improving quality of life despite co...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.seizure.2020.05.003
Seizure Delev D, Taube J et. al.

May 28th, 2020 - Temporal lobe epilepsy (TLE) surgery is still underutilized, especially in the elderly population because of concerns related to postoperative complication rate and cognitive deterioration. The aim of the study was to evaluate surgical data, quali...

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News  345 results

Frontal Lobe Glucose Abnormalities May Flag SUDEP Risk
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/930596

May 14th, 2020 - Certain patterns of frontal lobe glucose hypometabolism may be associated with higher risk for sudden unexpected death in epilepsy (SUDEP) among patients with refractory focal epilepsy, new research suggests. "The data provide initial evidence tha...

Little Evidence to Support Treatments for Prevention of Sudden Unexpected Death in Epilepsy
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/928854

Apr 16th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - More research is needed to identify effective interventions aimed at preventing sudden unexpected death in patients with epilepsy (SUDEP), according to an updated Cochrane review. SUDEP occurs with an incidence of 1 to ...

Antiepileptic drugs may not independently impair cognition
https://www.mdedge.com/jcomjournal/article/217306/epilepsy-seizures/antiepileptic-drugs-may-not-independently-impair/page/0/1?channel=258

Feb 13th, 2020 - Approximately 45% of patients were prescribed AED polypharmacy on admission, 25. 1% were prescribed AED monotherapy, and 29.

'First-Line' Drug for Post-Stroke Epilepsy Tied to Increased Mortality
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/922822

Dec 17th, 2019 - BALTIMORE ― A first-line drug for patients who develop post-stroke epilepsy (PSE) appears to increase mortality risk in these patients, new research shows. Compared with carbamazepine, the antiepileptic drug (AED) valproic acid was associated with...

AI Sheds New Light on Suicidality in Epilepsy
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/922446

Dec 10th, 2019 - BALTIMORE ― A small but significant percentage of epilepsy patients express and discuss their suicidal thoughts and behaviors online, thereby providing a potential opportunity for intervention. In the first study of its kind, researchers used arti...

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Patient Education  29 results see all →