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Research & Reviews  21,588 results

Clinical utility of a video/audio-based epilepsy monitoring system Nelli.
Epilepsy & Behavior : E&B; Basnyat P, Mäkinen J et. al.

Jun 27th, 2022 - The aim of this study was to evaluate the clinical utility of a semi-automated hybrid video/audio-based epilepsy monitoring system (Nelli®) in a home setting. In this retrospective study, 104 consecutive patients underwent Nelli-registration for a...

Automated video analysis of emotion and dystonia in epileptic seizures.
Epilepsy Research; Hou JC, Thonnat M et. al.

Jun 27th, 2022 - To investigate the accuracy of deep learning methods applied to seizure video data, in discriminating individual semiologic features of dystonia and emotion in epileptic seizures. A dataset of epileptic seizure videos was used from patients explor...

Factors associated with comorbid epilepsy in patients with psychogenic nonepileptic sei...
Epilepsy & Behavior : E&B; Massot-Tarrús A, Joe Yu Y et. al.

Jun 27th, 2022 - Comorbid epilepsy and psychogenic nonepileptic seizures (PNES) occur in 12-22% of cases and the diagnosis of both simultaneous disorders is challenging. We aimed to identify baseline characteristics that may help distinguish patients with PNES-onl...

Forecasting Seizure Clusters from Chronic Ambulatory Electrocorticography.
Epilepsia Ilyas A, Hoffman C et. al.

Jun 26th, 2022 - Seizure clusters are seizures that occur in rapid succession during periods of heightened seizure risk and are associated with substantial morbidity and sudden unexpected death in epilepsy. The objective of this feasibility study is to evaluate th...

Does epilepsy contribute to the clinical phenotype of C9orf72 mutation in fronto-tempor...
Epilepsy & Behavior : E&B; Muroni A, Floris G et. al.

Jun 26th, 2022 - C9orf72 mutation is the most common genetic cause of frontotemporal dementia (FTD) and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) worldwide. Recently, several reports of patients with FTD who carried the C9orf72 mutation and also manifested epilepsy have...

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Guidelines  21 results

Minimum standards for inpatient long-term video-electroencephalographic monitoring: A c...
Epilepsia Tatum WO, Mani J et. al.

Dec 14th, 2021 - The objective of this clinical practice guideline is to provide recommendations on the indications and minimum standards for inpatient long-term video-electroencephalographic monitoring (LTVEM). The Working Group of the International League Agains...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Seizures-Child.
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Trofimova A et. al.

May 8th, 2021 - In children, seizures represent an extremely heterogeneous group of medical conditions ranging from benign cases, such as a simple febrile seizure, to life-threatening situations, such as status epilepticus. Underlying causes of seizures also repr...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Cerebrovascular Disease-Child.
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Robertson RL et. al.

May 7th, 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.
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Lee RK et. al.

May 7th, 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 ...

Practice guideline update summary: Efficacy and tolerability of the new antiepileptic d...
Neurology Kanner AM, Ashman E et. al.

Jun 15th, 2018 - To update the 2004 American Academy of Neurology (AAN) guideline for treating new-onset focal or generalized epilepsy with second- and third-generation antiepileptic drugs (AEDs). The 2004 AAN criteria were used to systematically review literature...

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Drugs  2,197 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  1,471 results

Tumor Related Epilepsy

Jun 24th, 2022 - Objective This protocol is being performed to 1) study the natural history and disease pathogenesis in patients with tumor related epilepsy, 2) collect prospective data on seizure outcomes following standard surgical treatment of brain tumors with...

Mothers' Thoughts About Kids and Eating

Jun 24th, 2022 - Purpose This study will investigate the impact of health information on choices that parents make about food for their children. Participants will use a virtual reality model of a buffet to make food choices. Mothers and fathers with a biological ...

Evaluation of Biochemical Markers and Clinical Investigation of Niemann-Pick Disease, Type C

Jun 24th, 2022 - Niemann-Pick type C disease (NPC) is an autosomal recessive, lysosomal storage disorder characterized by accumulation of cholesterol and gangliosides. NPC is a rare (estimated prevalence of 1:120,000-150,000) neurodegenerative disorder with a wide...

Natural History, Physiology, Microbiome and Biochemistry Studies of Propionic Acidemia

Jun 24th, 2022 - Propionic acidemia (PA) is one of the most common inborn errors of organic acid metabolism. Although this disorder is now routinely detected in the immediate neonatal period on the US newborn screen, clinical outcomes are poor despite timely and a...

Neurobiology of Functional Movement Disorder and Non-Epileptic Seizures

Jun 24th, 2022 - Objectives: The study investigates the neurobiological correlates of conversion disorder (CD). The primary objectives are to investigate in CD patients: The role of emotional valence in an implicit emotional processing task (COMPLETE) The frequenc...

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News  2,593 results

Severe ipsilateral headache

Jun 14th, 2022 - On the basis of the patient's presentation, family history, and personal history of headache, she seems to be presenting with hemiplegic migraine, an uncommon migraine subtype characterized by recurrent headaches associated with temporary unilater.

Frustrated With Delays, Doctors Take Aim at Prior Authorization

May 26th, 2022 - Last December, a young patient was admitted to Nationwide Children's Hospital in Columbus, Ohio, after several medications had failed to quell the child's relentless seizures. A hospital pediatrician, Vignesh Doraiswamy, consulted with neurologist...

Downtime? Enjoy it
Allan M. Block, MD

May 23rd, 2022 - Everything in medicine, and pretty much the universe, is based on averages. Average reduction of seizures, average blood levels, average response to treatment, average insurance reimbursement, average time spent with a new consult.

Phase 3 Data on Fenfluramine for Lennox-Gastaut Published

May 5th, 2022 - A daily dose of fenfluramine (Fintepla, UCB), when added to an existing anti-epileptic treatment regimen, significantly reduced the frequency of drop seizures associated with Lennox-Gastaut syndrome (LGS) in the phase 3 study that led to US approv...

Air Pollution a Seizure Trigger for Patients With Epilepsy

May 2nd, 2022 - Elevated concentrations of carbon monoxide (CO) due to air pollution increases the risk of epileptic seizures, a unique new study suggests. The link between daily outdoor CO exposure and seizure risk was particularly evident for subclinical seizur...

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Patient Education  146 results see all →