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ALLMedicine™ Frontal Lobe Epilepsy Center

Research & Reviews  243 results

Disorganization of language and working memory systems in frontal versus temporal lobe ...
https://doi.org/10.1093/brain/awac150
Brain : a Journal of Neurology; Caciagli L, Paquola C et. al.

May 6th, 2022 - Cognitive impairment is a common comorbidity of epilepsy, and adversely impacts people with both frontal lobe epilepsy (FLE) and temporal lobe epilepsy (TLE). While its neural substrates have been extensively investigated in TLE, functional imagin...

Cognitive phenotypes in frontal lobe epilepsy.
https://doi.org/10.1111/epi.17260
Epilepsia Arrotta K, Reyes A et. al.

Apr 17th, 2022 - Neuropsychological profiles are heterogeneous both across and within epilepsy syndromes, but especially in frontal lobe epilepsy (FLE), which has complex semiology and epileptogenicity. This study aimed to characterize the cognitive heterogeneity ...

Comparison of decision-making under ambiguity in patients with temporal lobe and fronta...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.yebeh.2022.108636
Epilepsy & Behavior : E&B; Simsekoglu R, Tombul T et. al.

Mar 9th, 2022 - The effect of the frontal lobe on cognitive functions is a subject that has been studied frequently. However, cognitive impairments that can be seen in frontal lobe epilepsy are less addressed. In previous studies on decision-making disorders in p...

Localization-Related Epilepsies on EEG
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1140797-overview

Mar 7th, 2022 - Overview The International League Against Epilepsy (ILAE) classifies the epilepsies along 2 dichotomies: [1, 2] partial (ie, focal, localization-related) versus generalized and idiopathic (genetic) versus unknown or symptomatic. This double dichot...

Generalized Epilepsies on EEG
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1140724-overview

Mar 7th, 2022 - Overview The International Classification of Epileptic Syndromes and Epilepsies [1] classifies the epilepsies along 2 dichotomies: (1) partial (ie, focal, localization-related) versus generalized and (2) genetic (idiopathic) versus unknown or symp...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  6 results

Impact of Relationship of Epilepsy and Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03806946

Apr 14th, 2020 - The commonest childhood disorder is attention deficit hyperactivity disorder(ADHD) which continues into adulthood.The main two symptoms are inattention and hyperactivity. As epilepsy is one of the commonest comorbidity with ADHD to about (40%), th...

PET Study of the Nicotinic System in Epilepsy
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03268369

Aug 31st, 2017 - Mutations in neuronal nicotinic acetylcholine receptors (nAChRs) have been identified in the autosomal dominant nocturnal frontal lobe epilepsy (ADNFLE). Despite the demonstration of a gain of function of the mutated receptors, the precise mechani...

Blinking and Yawning in Epilepsy: The Role of Dopamine
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01432821

Nov 6th, 2016 - Clinical data regarding the effects of dopaminergic drugs in idiopathic generalized epilepsies are scarce. The general observation that antipsychotic agents (dopaminergic antagonists) worsen seizures, has suggested that dopaminergic agonists would...

The Rolandic Epilepsy/ESES/Landau-Kleffner Syndrome and Correlation With Language Impairment Study
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01335425

Sep 23rd, 2015 - In clinical practice language impairment is frequently reported in association with nocturnal epileptiform activity. There is a spectrum of epileptic conditions that are characterized by nocturnal epileptiform activity. From mild to severe this sp...

Co-operative Behavior and Decision-making in Frontal Lobe Epilepsy
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02441478

Sep 22nd, 2015 - Epilepsy is a frequent neurological disorder with about a third of patients having seizures despite treatment. At least some of these seizures can be linked to a low compliance and therapy adherence of patients. Compliance is defined as "the exten...

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News  12 results

Nicotine patch may be an effective precision therapy for select epilepsies
https://www.mdedge.com/psychiatry/article/190658/epilepsy-seizures/nicotine-patch-may-be-effective-precision-therapy-select
Jake Remaly

Dec 7th, 2018 - NEW ORLEANS – Patients with epilepsy with gene variants in subunits of the neuronal nicotinic acetylcholine receptor (nAChR) may benefit from treatment with a nicotine patch, according to research presented at the annual meeting of the American Ep.

Frontal Lobe Epilepsy Tied to Higher Seizure Risk in Pregnancy
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/906147

Dec 6th, 2018 - NEW ORLEANS — Compared to women with other types of epilepsy, those with frontal lobe epilepsy have the highest risk of seizures worsening during pregnancy, new research shows. Investigators found that 53% of women with frontol lobe epilepsy exper...

Frontal Lobe Epilepsy Tied to Higher Seizure Risk in Pregnancy
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/906147

Dec 6th, 2018 - NEW ORLEANS — Compared to women with other types of epilepsy, those with frontal lobe epilepsy have the highest risk of seizures worsening during pregnancy, new research shows. Investigators found that 53% of women with frontol lobe epilepsy exper...

Frontal lobe epilepsy elevates seizure risk during pregnancy
https://www.mdedge.com/neurology/article/189972/epilepsy-seizures/frontal-lobe-epilepsy-elevates-seizure-risk-during?channel=39313
Jake Remaly

Dec 3rd, 2018 - NEW ORLEANS – Seizure frequency increased during pregnancy for 53% of women with frontal lobe epilepsy, based on a study reported by Paula E. Voinescu, MD, PhD, at the annual meeting of the American Epilepsy Society.

Frontal lobe epilepsy elevates seizure risk during pregnancy
https://www.mdedge.com/neurology/article/189972/epilepsy-seizures/frontal-lobe-epilepsy-elevates-seizure-risk-during
Jake Remaly

Dec 3rd, 2018 - NEW ORLEANS – Seizure frequency increased during pregnancy for 53% of women with frontal lobe epilepsy, based on a study reported by Paula E. Voinescu, MD, PhD, at the annual meeting of the American Epilepsy Society.

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