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Research & Reviews  1,027 results

Anti-seizure medications and efficacy against focal to bilateral tonic-clonic seizures:...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.yebeh.2021.107815
Epilepsy & Behavior : E&B; Cutillo G, Tolba H et. al.

Feb 28th, 2021 - We conducted a systematic review of anti-seizure medications (ASMs) and their efficacy for the control of focal to bilateral tonic-clonic seizures (FBTCS). FBTCS, especially when nocturnal, are recognized as one of the major risk factors for Sudde...

Neurologic complications of genetic channelopathies.
https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-12-819814-8.00014-7
Handbook of Clinical Neurology; Franklin WH, Laubham M

Feb 26th, 2021 - This chapter describes what a channelopathy is and how mutations in the genes result in different types of clinical abnormalities. It provides a description of common types of cardiac channelopathies with examples of how there are some areas of ov...

Predictors of SUDEP counseling and implications for designing interventions.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.yebeh.2021.107828
Epilepsy & Behavior : E&B; Barbour K, Yozawitz EG et. al.

Feb 26th, 2021 - We aimed to describe how often and why clinicians counsel people with epilepsy about sudden unexpected death in epilepsy (SUDEP). Understanding counseling gaps can help design interventions. We searched clinical notes of 77,924 patients from 2010 ...

Enzyme Replacement Therapy for Succinic Semialdehyde Dehydrogenase Deficiency: Relevanc...
https://doi.org/10.1177/0883073821993000
Journal of Child Neurology; Lee HHC, Pearl PL et. al.

Feb 24th, 2021 - Succinic semialdehyde dehydrogenase deficiency (SSADHD) is a rare inborn metabolic disorder caused by the functional impairment of SSADH (encoded by the ALDH5A1 gene), an enzyme essential for metabolism of the inhibitory neurotransmitter γ-aminobu...

Near SUDEP during bilateral stereo-EEG monitoring characterized by diffuse postictal EE...
https://doi.org/10.1111/epi.16852
Epilepsia Johnson M, Samudra N et. al.

Feb 22nd, 2021 - Sudden unexpected death in epilepsy (SUDEP) is the most common cause of death in patients with refractory epilepsy. The pathophysiology of SUDEP is unknown. Postictal phenomena such as postconvulsive immobility (PI), postictal generalized electroe...

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Guidelines  2 results

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...

AAN PRACTICE GUIDELINE SUMMARY: SUDDEN UNEXPECTED DEATH IN EPILEPSY INCIDENCE RATES AND RISK...
https://www.aan.com/Guidelines/Home/GetGuidelineContent/852
AES/AAN

Apr 23rd, 2017 - This is a summary of the American Academy of Neurology (AAN) and American Epilepsy Society (AES) practice guideline, “Sudden unexpected death in epilepsy incidence rates and risk factors. ”.

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Clinicaltrials.gov  1,075 results

Anti-seizure medications and efficacy against focal to bilateral tonic-clonic seizures:...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.yebeh.2021.107815
Epilepsy & Behavior : E&B; Cutillo G, Tolba H et. al.

Feb 28th, 2021 - We conducted a systematic review of anti-seizure medications (ASMs) and their efficacy for the control of focal to bilateral tonic-clonic seizures (FBTCS). FBTCS, especially when nocturnal, are recognized as one of the major risk factors for Sudde...

Neurologic complications of genetic channelopathies.
https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-12-819814-8.00014-7
Handbook of Clinical Neurology; Franklin WH, Laubham M

Feb 26th, 2021 - This chapter describes what a channelopathy is and how mutations in the genes result in different types of clinical abnormalities. It provides a description of common types of cardiac channelopathies with examples of how there are some areas of ov...

Predictors of SUDEP counseling and implications for designing interventions.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.yebeh.2021.107828
Epilepsy & Behavior : E&B; Barbour K, Yozawitz EG et. al.

Feb 26th, 2021 - We aimed to describe how often and why clinicians counsel people with epilepsy about sudden unexpected death in epilepsy (SUDEP). Understanding counseling gaps can help design interventions. We searched clinical notes of 77,924 patients from 2010 ...

Enzyme Replacement Therapy for Succinic Semialdehyde Dehydrogenase Deficiency: Relevanc...
https://doi.org/10.1177/0883073821993000
Journal of Child Neurology; Lee HHC, Pearl PL et. al.

Feb 24th, 2021 - Succinic semialdehyde dehydrogenase deficiency (SSADHD) is a rare inborn metabolic disorder caused by the functional impairment of SSADH (encoded by the ALDH5A1 gene), an enzyme essential for metabolism of the inhibitory neurotransmitter γ-aminobu...

Near SUDEP during bilateral stereo-EEG monitoring characterized by diffuse postictal EE...
https://doi.org/10.1111/epi.16852
Epilepsia Johnson M, Samudra N et. al.

Feb 22nd, 2021 - Sudden unexpected death in epilepsy (SUDEP) is the most common cause of death in patients with refractory epilepsy. The pathophysiology of SUDEP is unknown. Postictal phenomena such as postconvulsive immobility (PI), postictal generalized electroe...

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News  101 results

COVID-19's Global Impact on Epilepsy
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/943001

Dec 20th, 2020 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. Around the globe, the COVID-19 pandemic has placed an enormous strain on patients with epilepsy, new research shows. The pandemic also appears to ...

SUDEP May Explain 3% of All Sudden Deaths in Kids
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/942139

Dec 6th, 2020 - Sudden unexpected death in epilepsy (SUDEP) may explain 3% of all sudden deaths in children – a prevalence rate that is at least three times greater than previously reported estimates – new research shows Dr Vicky Whittemore Just a few years ago, ...

FDA Okays New Treatment for Dravet Syndrome
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/933039

Jun 25th, 2020 - The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved fenfluramine (Fintepla, Zogenix) oral solution, a Schedule IV controlled substance, for the treatment of seizures associated with Dravet syndrome in children age 2 years and older. Dravet synd...

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 ...

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