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ALLMedicine™ Psychogenic Nonepileptic Seizures Center

Research & Reviews  395 results

Hypermobility in patients with functional seizures: Toward a pathobiological understand...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.yebeh.2022.108710
Epilepsy & Behavior : E&B; Koreki A, Eccles J et. al.

May 18th, 2022 - Functional seizures (FS), otherwise known as psychogenic nonepileptic seizures (PNES), are a common symptom presenting to neurology and epilepsy clinics. There is a pressing need for further research to understand the neurobiology of FS to develop...

EEG and MRI Abnormalities in Patients With Psychogenic Nonepileptic Seizures.
https://doi.org/10.1097/WNP.0000000000000941
Journal of Clinical Neurophysiology : Official Publicatio... Tavakoli Yaraki P, Yu YJ et. al.

May 6th, 2022 - To compare the rate of EEG and MRI abnormalities in psychogenic nonepileptic seizures (PNES) patients with and without suspected epilepsy. Patients were also compared in terms of their demographic and clinical profiles. A retrospective analysis of...

Psychogenic Nonepileptic Seizures in Children and Adolescents.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.spen.2021.100949
Seminars in Pediatric Neurology; Albert DV

Apr 23rd, 2022 - Psychogenic nonepileptic seizures (PNES) are a common condition seen in children and adolescents. The diagnosis is clinical, based on a description of events, and can be supported using video electroencephalography recording. Children and adolesce...

Identification of risk factors and distinguishing psychogenic nonepileptic seizures fro...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clineuro.2022.107221
Clinical Neurology and Neurosurgery; Gorenflo R, Ho R et. al.

Apr 17th, 2022 - Patients with psychogenic non-epileptic seizures (PNES) experience significant morbidity and early mortality, secondary to delayed diagnosis. Better characterizing risk factors and exploring how PNES differentially affects sex and racial strata ma...

Neuroimaging Biomarker for Seizures
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03441867

Apr 5th, 2022 - Numerous Veterans and civilians have seizures, which can be epileptic or nonepileptic in nature. Epileptic seizures are caused by abnormal brain cell firing. Nonepileptic seizures appear similar to epileptic seizures, but are associated with traum...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  3 results

Neuroimaging Biomarker for Seizures
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03441867

Apr 5th, 2022 - Numerous Veterans and civilians have seizures, which can be epileptic or nonepileptic in nature. Epileptic seizures are caused by abnormal brain cell firing. Nonepileptic seizures appear similar to epileptic seizures, but are associated with traum...

Automated Identification of Psychogenic Nonepileptic Seizures
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03013348

Dec 19th, 2019 - This is a validation study of a post-processing method intended to identify psychogenic nonepileptic seizures by analysis of surface electromyographic (sEMG) artifact previously recorded during routine video-electroencephalographic (vEEG) monitoring

Treatments for Psychogenic Nonepileptic Seizures (NES)
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00159965

Nov 20th, 2014 - This is a pilot, prospective, single center, randomized, placebo-controlled, double-blind trial, that assesses the number of NES in patients treated with flexible dose sertraline (Zoloft). This study will provide outcomes data and the effect size ...

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News  37 results

Seizure Phobia a 'Distinct Anxiety Disorder' in Epilepsy
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/968614

Feb 16th, 2022 - Seizure phobia occurs in nearly one-third of people with epilepsy (PWE), but was mainly associated with variables not related to epilepsy, based on data from 69 adults. Anxiety and depression are known to affect quality of life in epilepsy patient...

Seizure phobia stands out in epilepsy patients
https://www.mdedge.com/psychiatry/article/251817/anxiety-disorders/seizure-phobia-stands-out-epilepsy-patients
Heidi Splete

Feb 15th, 2022 - Seizure phobia occurs in nearly one-third of people with epilepsy (PWE), but was mainly associated with variables not related to epilepsy, based on data from 69 adults. Anxiety and depression are known to affect quality of life in epilepsy patient.

Psychogenic Seizures Tied to Sexual Assault, Stroke
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/942641

Dec 15th, 2020 - Individuals who have experienced sexual trauma have more than a tenfold increased risk of developing psychogenic nonepileptic seizures (PNESs) and are also more likely to suffer a stroke, new research shows. "These patients are experiencing a pret...

Trial finds three drugs equally effective for established status epilepticus
https://www.mdedge.com/neurology/article/213238/epilepsy-seizures/trial-finds-three-drugs-equally-effective-established/page/0/1?channel=27970

Nov 27th, 2019 - In all, 55% of the patients were male, 43% were black, and 16% were Hispanic. The population was 39% children and adolescents, 48% adults aged 18-65 years, and 13% older than 65 years.

Provocative Induction of PNES Doesn’t Require Placebos
https://www.mdedge.com/neurology/epilepsyresourcecenter/article/191647/epilepsy-seizures/provocative-induction-pnes

Dec 20th, 2018 - Diagnosing psychogenic nonepileptic seizures (PNES) can prove challenging; using provocative induction is one way to detect the disorder. A recent experiment suggests that inducing seizures without the use of a placebo is just as effective as indu.

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