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Research & Reviews  491 results

Immediate antiepileptic drug treatment, versus placebo, deferred, or no treatment for f...
https://doi.org/10.1002/14651858.CD007144.pub3
The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews; Leone MA, Giussani G et. al.

May 4th, 2021 - This is an updated version of the Cochrane review previously published in 2016. There is considerable disagreement about the risk of recurrence following a first unprovoked epileptic seizure. A decision about whether to start antiepileptic drug tr...

Update on first unprovoked seizure in children and adults: A narrative review.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.seizure.2021.03.027
Seizure Jiménez-Villegas MJ, Lozano-García L et. al.

Apr 12th, 2021 - First seizures are always challenging for physicians. Determining etiology, risk of recurrence, need for diagnostic electroencephalogram (EEG) or neuroimaging, balancing starting anti-seizure medication (ASM) versus its potential adverse effects, ...

Revaccination outcomes of children with vaccine proximate seizures.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2021.02.016
Vaccine Deng L, Danchin M et. al.

Feb 22nd, 2021 - Seizures, whether febrile or afebrile, occurring within 14 days following vaccination can be considered as vaccine proximate seizures (VPSs). While the attributable risk and clinical severity of first febrile VPS is well known, the risk and clinic...

Epilepsy, dissociative seizures, and mixed: Associations with time to video-EEG.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7979505
Seizure Kerr WT, Zhang X et. al.

Feb 18th, 2021 - Video-electroencephalographic monitoring (VEM) is a core component to the diagnosis and evaluation of epilepsy and dissociative seizures (DS)-also known as functional or psychogenic seizures-but VEM evaluation often occurs later than recommended. ...

Evaluation of emergency department-based seizure and epilepsy education: Exploring the ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.yebeh.2020.107702
Epilepsy & Behavior : E&B; Miller WR, Wion RK et. al.

Feb 9th, 2021 - Many people with epilepsy (PWE) present to the emergency department setting with their first seizure and must wait weeks or months to be seen by a specialized epilepsy provider. The time period between presentation of first seizure and entry into ...

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Guidelines  3 results

Evidence-based guideline: Management of an unprovoked first seizure in adults: Report of the...
http://www.neurology.org/cgi/doi/10.1212/WNL.0000000000001487
Krumholz, A.

Apr 20th, 2015 - To provide evidence-based recommendations for treatment of adults with an unprovoked first seizure. We defined relevant questions and systematically reviewed published studies according to the American Academy of Neurology's classification of evid.

Evidence-based guideline: Management of an unprovoked first seizure in adults
http://n.neurology.org/content/84/16/1705
Allan Krumholz

Apr 19th, 2015 - Adults with an unprovoked first seizure should be informed that their seizure recurrence risk is greatest early within the first 2 years (21%–45%) (Level A), and clinical variables associated with increased risk may include a prior brain insult (L.

Practice Parameter: Treatment of the child with a first unprovoked seizure
https://www.aesnet.org/sites/default/files/file_attach/Guidelines/Neurology-2003-Hirtz-166-75.pdf
D. Hirtz

Jan 27th, 2003 - The Quality Standards Subcommittee of the American Academy of Neurology and the Practice Committee of the Child Neurology Society develop practice parameters as strategies for patient management based on analysis of evidence regarding risks and be.

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Clinicaltrials.gov  509 results

Immediate antiepileptic drug treatment, versus placebo, deferred, or no treatment for f...
https://doi.org/10.1002/14651858.CD007144.pub3
The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews; Leone MA, Giussani G et. al.

May 4th, 2021 - This is an updated version of the Cochrane review previously published in 2016. There is considerable disagreement about the risk of recurrence following a first unprovoked epileptic seizure. A decision about whether to start antiepileptic drug tr...

Update on first unprovoked seizure in children and adults: A narrative review.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.seizure.2021.03.027
Seizure Jiménez-Villegas MJ, Lozano-García L et. al.

Apr 12th, 2021 - First seizures are always challenging for physicians. Determining etiology, risk of recurrence, need for diagnostic electroencephalogram (EEG) or neuroimaging, balancing starting anti-seizure medication (ASM) versus its potential adverse effects, ...

Revaccination outcomes of children with vaccine proximate seizures.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2021.02.016
Vaccine Deng L, Danchin M et. al.

Feb 22nd, 2021 - Seizures, whether febrile or afebrile, occurring within 14 days following vaccination can be considered as vaccine proximate seizures (VPSs). While the attributable risk and clinical severity of first febrile VPS is well known, the risk and clinic...

Epilepsy, dissociative seizures, and mixed: Associations with time to video-EEG.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7979505
Seizure Kerr WT, Zhang X et. al.

Feb 18th, 2021 - Video-electroencephalographic monitoring (VEM) is a core component to the diagnosis and evaluation of epilepsy and dissociative seizures (DS)-also known as functional or psychogenic seizures-but VEM evaluation often occurs later than recommended. ...

Evaluation of emergency department-based seizure and epilepsy education: Exploring the ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.yebeh.2020.107702
Epilepsy & Behavior : E&B; Miller WR, Wion RK et. al.

Feb 9th, 2021 - Many people with epilepsy (PWE) present to the emergency department setting with their first seizure and must wait weeks or months to be seen by a specialized epilepsy provider. The time period between presentation of first seizure and entry into ...

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News  39 results

Preventive Treatment Delays First Seizure Onset in Tuberous Sclerosis Complex
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/939609

Oct 21st, 2020 - In patients with tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC), preventive treatment with vigabatrin is safe and changes the natural history of seizures, according to research presented at the 2020 CNS-ICNA Conjoint Meeting, held virtually this year. This trea...

Off to College: Safe to Stop His Antiepileptic Drug?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/926980

Mar 22nd, 2020 - In this edition of Cases in Deprescribing, I present another clinical scenario drawn from my own practice. I'll tell you what I plan to do, but I'm most interested in crowdsourcing a response from all of you to collectively determine best practice...

Study delineates spectrum of Dravet syndrome phenotypes
https://www.mdedge.com/fedprac/article/213984/epilepsy-seizures/study-delineates-spectrum-dravet-syndrome-phenotypes?channel=285
Jake Remaly

Dec 10th, 2019 - BALTIMORE – Initial presentations of Dravet syndrome often differ from the prototypical phenotype, researchers said at the annual meeting of the American Epilepsy Society. About half of patients have an afebrile seizure as their first seizure, and.

ECG Challenge: Teen With His First Seizure
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/920545_2

Nov 5th, 2019 - The correct diagnosis is long QT, torsade de pointes (Figure 2). Figure 2. Courtesy of Dr Podrid. Discussion The first QRS complex is narrow and supraventricular (*). It is followed by a rapid and irregular rhythm with a rate of up to 300 beats/mi...

ECG Challenge: Teen With His First Seizure
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/920545

Nov 5th, 2019 - A 17-year-old boy is admitted to the hospital after suffering a seizure at home. He has never had a seizure before but has had episodes of lightheadedness and presyncope. While being monitored on telemetry, he complains of lightheadedness, and the...

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