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Research & Reviews  3,214 results

Seizure Outcome of Temporal Lobe Epilepsy Surgery in Adults and Children: A Systematic ...
https://doi.org/10.1227/neu.0000000000002094
Neurosurgery Barba C, Giometto S et. al.

Aug 13th, 2022 - Temporal lobe epilepsy (TLE) surgery is associated with the best seizure outcome in adults, although its long-term results remain suboptimal. Retrospective pediatric studies suggest better figures whose determinants are poorly understood. To condu...

Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of Responsive Neurostimulation in Epilepsy.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.wneu.2022.07.147
World Neurosurgery; Kusyk DM, Meinert J et. al.

Aug 11th, 2022 - Neuromodulatory implants provide promising alternatives for drug resistant epilepsy (DRE) patients in whom resective or ablative surgery is not an option. Responsive neurostimulation (RNS) operates a unique "closed loop" system of electrocorticogr...

Altered dynamic functional connectivity of striatal-cortical circuits in Juvenile Myocl...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.seizure.2022.07.002
Seizure Yang T, Zhang Y et. al.

Aug 10th, 2022 - To investigate whether the dynamic functional connectivity (dFC) of striatal-cortical circuits changes in juvenile myoclonic epilepsy (JME). The resting-state EEG-fMRI and the sliding-window approach were adopted to explore the dynamic striatal-co...

Does Stereoelectroencephalograghy (SEEG) add value in patients with lesional epilepsy?
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.wneu.2022.07.123
World Neurosurgery; Morsi A, Sharma A et. al.

Aug 9th, 2022 - Stereoelectroencephalograghy (SEEG) has gained popularity as an invasive monitoring modality for epileptogenic zone (EZ) localization. The need and indications for SEEG in patients with evident brain lesions or associated abnormalities on imaging ...

Understanding frontal lobe function in epilepsy: Juvenile myoclonic epilepsy vs. fronta...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.yebeh.2022.108850
Epilepsy & Behavior : E&B; Patrikelis P, Giovagnoli AR et. al.

Aug 8th, 2022 - To compare neuropsychological function in juvenile myoclonic epilepsy (JME) and frontal lobe epilepsy (FLE) since frontal circuitry is involved in both conditions. By drawing on previously theory-guided hypotheses and findings, a particular emphas...

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Guidelines  9 results

Automated seizure detection using wearable devices: A clinical practice guideline of th...
https://doi.org/10.1111/epi.16818
Epilepsia Beniczky S, Wiebe S et. al.

Mar 6th, 2021 - The objective of this clinical practice guideline (CPG) is to provide recommendations for healthcare personnel working with patients with epilepsy on the use of wearable devices for automated seizure detection in patients with epilepsy, in outpati...

Consensus guidelines for the diagnosis and management of pyridoxine-dependent epilepsy ...
https://doi.org/10.1002/jimd.12332
Journal of Inherited Metabolic Disease; Coughlin CR, Tseng LA et. al.

Nov 18th, 2020 - Pyridoxine-dependent epilepsy (PDE-ALDH7A1) is an autosomal recessive condition due to a deficiency of α-aminoadipic semialdehyde dehydrogenase, which is a key enzyme in lysine oxidation. PDE-ALDH7A1 is a developmental and epileptic encephalopathy...

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 15th, 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 26th, 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...

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 10th, 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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News  92 results

Earlier Surgical Referral Needed for Drug-Resistant Epilepsy
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/979082

Aug 11th, 2022 - Most patients with drug-resistant epilepsy should receive a referral for a surgical evaluation as soon as it’s clear their disease is drug resistant, according to expert consensus recommendations from the International League Against Epilepsy (ILA...

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...

ILAE Offers First Guide to Treating Depression in Epilepsy
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/968481

Feb 14th, 2022 - The International League Against Epilepsy (ILAE) has issued recommendations for treating depression in patients with epilepsy. The new guidance highlights the high prevalence of depression among patients with epilepsy while offering the first syst...

Lamotrigine Linked to Lowest Mortality Risk in Poststroke Epilepsy
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/966285

Jan 7th, 2022 - Among antiseizure medications (ASMs) used as monotherapy in poststroke epilepsy (PSE), lamotrigine is associated with the lowest risk for mortality and valproic acid is associated with the highest risk, new research suggests. Investigators assesse...

Post-traumatic Epilepsy Common Even After 'Mild' TBI
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/965809

Dec 30th, 2021 - A traumatic brain injury (TBI), even a mild type, can lead to post-traumatic epilepsy (PTE) up to a year after the head injury occurs, new research suggests. Results from a multicenter, prospective cohort study showed 2.7% of nearly 1500 participa...

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