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Research & Reviews  40,843 results

Infection-provoked reversible posterior leukoencephalopathy syndrome in an adult with n...
https://doi.org/10.1186/s12883-020-01922-x
BMC Neurology; Li KY, Chien CF et. al.

Sep 18th, 2020 - Reversible posterior leukoencephalopathy syndrome (RPLS) is a rare and heterogeneous clinico-neuroradiological syndrome characterized by headache, altered mental status, seizures, and visual disturbances. Hypertension and immunosuppression are two...

COVID-19 and seizures: Is there a link?
https://doi.org/10.1111/epi.16656
Epilepsia REFERENCES; Vohora D, Jain S et. al.

Sep 18th, 2020 - The rapid spread of the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic poses particular challenges to the management of persons with chronic disease. Reports of a possible neuroinvasiveness of SARS-CoV-2 as well as pathophysiological mechanisms and indirect consequences in ...

Seizure-onset regions demonstrate high inward directed connectivity during resting-stat...
https://doi.org/10.1111/epi.16686
Epilepsia REFERENCES; Narasimhan S, Kundassery KB et. al.

Sep 18th, 2020 - In patients with medically refractory focal epilepsy, stereotactic-electroencephalography (SEEG) can aid in localizing epileptogenic regions for surgical treatment. SEEG, however, requires long hospitalizations to record seizures, and ictal interp...

Post-COVID-19 inflammatory syndrome manifesting as refractory status epilepticus.
https://doi.org/10.1111/epi.16683
Epilepsia REFERENCES; Carroll E, Neumann H et. al.

Sep 18th, 2020 - There have been multiple descriptions of seizures during the acute infectious period in patients with COVID-19. However, there have been no reports of status epilepticus after recovery from COVID-19 infection. Herein, we discuss a patient with ref...

Odor identification predicts postoperative seizure control following magnetic resonance...
https://doi.org/10.1111/epi.16645
Epilepsia REFERENCES; Kang JY, Yenokyan G et. al.

Sep 18th, 2020 - Olfactory dysfunction has been well documented in individuals with temporal lobe epilepsy, but its use in presurgical planning has yet to be examined. We assessed the role of preoperative odor identification in mesial onset seizure localization ut...

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Guidelines  79 results

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Cerebrovascular Disease-Child.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2020.01.036
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Robertson RL et. al.

May 5th, 2020 - Stroke is an uncommon but an important and under-recognized cause of morbidity and mortality in children. Strokes may be due to either brain ischemia or intracranial hemorrhage. Common symptoms of pediatric acute stroke include headache, vomiting,...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Seizures and Epilepsy.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2020.01.037
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Lee RK et. al.

May 5th, 2020 - Seizures and epilepsy are a set of conditions that can be challenging to diagnose, treat, and manage. This document summarizes recommendations for imaging in different clinical scenarios for a patient presenting with seizures and epilepsy. MRI of ...

New study explains the molecular mechanism for the therapeutic effects of cilantro
https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/07/190722132511.htm
Science Daily;

Jul 21st, 2019 - Herbs, including cilantro, have a long history of use as folk medicine anticonvulsants. Until now, many of the underlying mechanisms of how the herbs worked remained unknown. In a new study, researchers uncovered the molecular action that enables ...

Some E-cigarette Users Are Having Seizures, Most Reports Involving Youth and Young Adults
https://www.fda.gov/TobaccoProducts/NewsEvents/ucm635133.htm

Apr 2nd, 2019 - The FDA has become aware that some people who use e-cigarettes have experienced seizures, with most reports involving youth or young adult users. Seizures or convulsions are known potential side effects of nicotine toxicity and have been reported ...

Ethosuximide, sodium valproate or lamotrigine for absence seizures in children and adolescents
https://www.cochranelibrary.com/cdsr/doi/10.1002/14651858.CD003032.pub4/full
Brigo,F.,et al

Feb 7th, 2019 - Absence seizures (AS) are brief epileptic seizures which present in childhood and adolescence. Depending on clinical features and electroencephalogram (EEG) findings they are divided into typical, atypical absences, and absences with special featu...

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Drugs  3,257 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  44,615 results

Infection-provoked reversible posterior leukoencephalopathy syndrome in an adult with n...
https://doi.org/10.1186/s12883-020-01922-x
BMC Neurology; Li KY, Chien CF et. al.

Sep 18th, 2020 - Reversible posterior leukoencephalopathy syndrome (RPLS) is a rare and heterogeneous clinico-neuroradiological syndrome characterized by headache, altered mental status, seizures, and visual disturbances. Hypertension and immunosuppression are two...

COVID-19 and seizures: Is there a link?
https://doi.org/10.1111/epi.16656
Epilepsia REFERENCES; Vohora D, Jain S et. al.

Sep 18th, 2020 - The rapid spread of the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic poses particular challenges to the management of persons with chronic disease. Reports of a possible neuroinvasiveness of SARS-CoV-2 as well as pathophysiological mechanisms and indirect consequences in ...

Seizure-onset regions demonstrate high inward directed connectivity during resting-stat...
https://doi.org/10.1111/epi.16686
Epilepsia REFERENCES; Narasimhan S, Kundassery KB et. al.

Sep 18th, 2020 - In patients with medically refractory focal epilepsy, stereotactic-electroencephalography (SEEG) can aid in localizing epileptogenic regions for surgical treatment. SEEG, however, requires long hospitalizations to record seizures, and ictal interp...

Post-COVID-19 inflammatory syndrome manifesting as refractory status epilepticus.
https://doi.org/10.1111/epi.16683
Epilepsia REFERENCES; Carroll E, Neumann H et. al.

Sep 18th, 2020 - There have been multiple descriptions of seizures during the acute infectious period in patients with COVID-19. However, there have been no reports of status epilepticus after recovery from COVID-19 infection. Herein, we discuss a patient with ref...

Odor identification predicts postoperative seizure control following magnetic resonance...
https://doi.org/10.1111/epi.16645
Epilepsia REFERENCES; Kang JY, Yenokyan G et. al.

Sep 18th, 2020 - Olfactory dysfunction has been well documented in individuals with temporal lobe epilepsy, but its use in presurgical planning has yet to be examined. We assessed the role of preoperative odor identification in mesial onset seizure localization ut...

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News  1,449 results

Virus tricks the body into attacking brain; common heartburn drugs linked to coronavirus risk
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-science/virus-tricks-the-body-into-attacking-brain-common-heartburn-drugs-linked-to-coronavirus-risk-idUSKBN2492YG

Jul 8th, 2020 - (Reuters) - The following is a brief roundup of some of the latest scientific studies on the novel coronavirus and efforts to find treatments and vaccines for COVID-19, the illness caused by the virus. FILE PHOTO: A 3D-printed coronavirus model is...

FDA approves Zogenix's drug for rare childhood epilepsy
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-zogenix-fda/fda-approves-zogenixs-drug-for-rare-childhood-epilepsy-idUSKBN23X00J

Jun 25th, 2020 - (Reuters) - The U.S Food and Drug Administration on Thursday approved Zogenix Inc’s drug to treat seizures associated with a rare form of childhood epilepsy known as Dravet syndrome. The drug, branded as Fintepla, uses a low-dose liquid solution o...

Cigna's Express Scripts offers discounted drugs for U.S. newly unemployed
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-cigna-prescriptions/cignas-express-scripts-offers-discounted-drugs-for-u-s-newly-unemployed-idUSKBN22J1AT

May 7th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters) - Express Scripts is offering discounted $25 and $75 prescription drug prices to the newly uninsured, a stop-gap measure aimed at Americans who lose their jobs and health insurance due to the coronavirus pandemic. The U.S. pharm...

Delaying flu vaccine didn’t drop fever rate for childhood immunizations
https://www.mdedge.com/clinicianreviews/article/216801/vaccines/delaying-flu-vaccine-didnt-drop-fever-rate-childhood?channel=284
Kari Oakes

Feb 6th, 2020 - Fevers were no less common or less severe when influenza vaccine was delayed 2 weeks for children receiving DTaP and pneumococcal vaccinations, according to a randomized trial. MarianVejcik/Getty Images An increased risk for febrile seizures had b.

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Patient Education  205 results see all →