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Research & Reviews  12,237 results

Antibody Prevalence in Epilepsy before Surgery (APES) in drug-resistant focal epilepsy.
https://doi.org/10.1111/epi.16820
Epilepsia Li Y, Tymchuk S et. al.

Jan 19th, 2021 - There is a growing recognition of immune-mediated causes in patients with focal drug-resistant epilepsy (DRE); however, they are not systematically assessed in the pre-surgical diagnostic workup. Early diagnosis and initiation of immunotherapy is ...

Epilepsy enhance global efficiency of language networks in right temporal lobe gliomas.
https://doi.org/10.1111/cns.13595
CNS Neuroscience & Therapeutics; Fang S, Wang Y et. al.

Jan 19th, 2021 - We analyzed the resting state functional magnetic resonance images to investigate the alterations of neural networks in patients with glioma-related epilepsy (GRE). Fifty-six patients with right temporal lower-grade glioma were divided into GRE (n...

Lateralization value of peri-ictal headache in drug-resistant focal epilepsy.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.yebeh.2020.107712
Epilepsy & Behavior : E&B; AlKhaja M, Alhowity I et. al.

Jan 18th, 2021 - To examine the lateralizing value of unilateral peri-ictal and interictal headaches in patients with drug-resistant focal epilepsy (DRFE). Four-hundred consecutive patients undergoing presurgical evaluation for DRFE were interviewed. Patients with...

Cross-national disparities contribute to heterogeneity in patient outcomes following in...
https://doi.org/10.1111/epi.16647
Epilepsia Remick M, Ibrahim GM et. al.

Jan 18th, 2021 - There is substantial variability in outcomes following invasive monitoring and surgical treatment of drug-resistant epilepsy (DRE). Patients with DRE are uniquely vulnerable to cross-national health care disparities, as their epilepsy is difficult...

Interleukin-1β in peripheral monocytes is associated with seizure frequency in pediatri...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jneuroim.2021.577475
Journal of Neuroimmunology; Yamanaka G, Takamatsu T et. al.

Jan 17th, 2021 - In this study, we assessed circulating immune cells and plasma cytokine levels in 15 pediatric patients with drug-resistant epilepsy (DRE). DRE patients had a significantly higher percentage of CD14+ monocytes positive for IL-1β, IL-1 receptor ant...

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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  939 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  13,367 results

Antibody Prevalence in Epilepsy before Surgery (APES) in drug-resistant focal epilepsy.
https://doi.org/10.1111/epi.16820
Epilepsia Li Y, Tymchuk S et. al.

Jan 19th, 2021 - There is a growing recognition of immune-mediated causes in patients with focal drug-resistant epilepsy (DRE); however, they are not systematically assessed in the pre-surgical diagnostic workup. Early diagnosis and initiation of immunotherapy is ...

Epilepsy enhance global efficiency of language networks in right temporal lobe gliomas.
https://doi.org/10.1111/cns.13595
CNS Neuroscience & Therapeutics; Fang S, Wang Y et. al.

Jan 19th, 2021 - We analyzed the resting state functional magnetic resonance images to investigate the alterations of neural networks in patients with glioma-related epilepsy (GRE). Fifty-six patients with right temporal lower-grade glioma were divided into GRE (n...

Gabapentin - gabapentin tablet, film coated-REMEDYREPACK INC.
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=07c8bb17-9bd4-4fab-994d-0412205b53b4

Jan 19th, 2021 - Gabapentin tablets are indicated for: Management of postherpetic neuralgia in adults Adjunctive therapy in the treatment of partial onset seizures, with and without secondary generalization, in adults and pediatric patients 3 years and older with ...

Lateralization value of peri-ictal headache in drug-resistant focal epilepsy.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.yebeh.2020.107712
Epilepsy & Behavior : E&B; AlKhaja M, Alhowity I et. al.

Jan 18th, 2021 - To examine the lateralizing value of unilateral peri-ictal and interictal headaches in patients with drug-resistant focal epilepsy (DRFE). Four-hundred consecutive patients undergoing presurgical evaluation for DRFE were interviewed. Patients with...

Cross-national disparities contribute to heterogeneity in patient outcomes following in...
https://doi.org/10.1111/epi.16647
Epilepsia Remick M, Ibrahim GM et. al.

Jan 18th, 2021 - There is substantial variability in outcomes following invasive monitoring and surgical treatment of drug-resistant epilepsy (DRE). Patients with DRE are uniquely vulnerable to cross-national health care disparities, as their epilepsy is difficult...

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News  307 results

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, ...

Why Are Cases of SUDEP Declining?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/937275

Sep 22nd, 2020 - This transcript has been edited for clarity. Andrew N. Wilner, MD: Welcome to Medscape. I'm Dr Andrew Wilner. Today I have a special guest, Dr Daniel Friedman, professor of neurology at New York University medical school and the author of a paper ...

Why Are Cases of SUDEP Declining?
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/937275

Sep 22nd, 2020 - This transcript has been edited for clarity. Andrew N. Wilner, MD: Welcome to Medscape. I'm Dr Andrew Wilner. Today I have a special guest, Dr Daniel Friedman, professor of neurology at New York University medical school and the author of a paper ...

Epilepsy After TBI Linked to Worse 12-Month Outcomes
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/933393

Jul 2nd, 2020 - The severity of head injury in traumatic brain injury (TBI) is significantly linked with the risk of developing posttraumatic epilepsy (PTE) and seizures, and PTE itself further worsens outcomes at 12 months, findings from an analysis of a large, ...

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...

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Patient Education  29 results see all →