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Adult-onset adrenoleukodystrophy presenting with status epilepticus and psychosis.
BMJ Case Reports; Mehta AM, Prabhu M et. al.

Dec 2nd, 2021 - Adrenoleukodystrophy (ALD) is an X linked recessive genetic disorder caused by an abnormality in the ABCD1 gene on the X chromosome, that affects 1 in 20 000 people. In X linked adrenoleukodystrophy (X-ALD), a defect in lignoceroyl-coenzyme A liga...

Infantile status epilepticus disrupts myelin development.
Neurobiology of Disease; Petra B, Hanne L et. al.

Nov 29th, 2021 - Temporal lobe epilepsy (TLE) is the most prevalent type of epilepsy in adults; it often starts in infancy or early childhood. Although TLE is primarily considered to be a grey matter pathology, a growing body of evidence links this disease with wh...

Survey of the perceived treatment gap in status epilepticus care across Sub-Saharan cou...
Epilepsy & Behavior : E&B; Marshall C, Olaniyan T et. al.

Nov 29th, 2021 - Status epilepticus (SE) is a serious condition disproportionately affecting Sub-Saharan African (SSA) countries. Little is known about healthcare provider experiences. This study investigated the healthcare provider perspective of SE care. A pilot...

Adult new-onset status epilepticus secondary to en coup de sabre: a case report and rev...
Epileptic Disorders : International Epilepsy Journal With... Kamdar HA, Bittar J et. al.

Nov 27th, 2021 - Adult new-onset status epilepticus secondary to en coup de sabre: a case report and review of the literature.|2021|Kamdar HA,Bittar J,Maturu S,|

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Guidelines  4 results

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...

Consensus statement on continuous EEG in critically ill adults and children, part I: in...
Journal of Clinical Neurophysiology : Official Publicatio... Herman ST, Abend NS et. al.

Jan 30th, 2015 - Critical Care Continuous EEG (CCEEG) is a common procedure to monitor brain function in patients with altered mental status in intensive care units. There is significant variability in patient populations undergoing CCEEG and in technical specific...

EFNS guideline on the management of status epilepticus in adults.
European Journal of Neurology; Meierkord H, Boon P et. al.

Jan 7th, 2010 - The objective of the current article was to review the literature and discuss the degree of evidence for various treatment strategies for status epilepticus (SE) in adults. We searched MEDLINE and EMBASE for relevant literature from 1966 to Januar...

Practice parameter update: management issues for women with epilepsy--focus on pregnanc...
Neurology Harden CL, Hopp J et. al.

Apr 29th, 2009 - To reassess the evidence for management issues related to the care of women with epilepsy (WWE) during pregnancy, including the risk of pregnancy complications or other medical problems during pregnancy in WWE compared to other women, change in se...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  34 results

Treatment of Gait Disorders in Children With Dravet Syndrome

Oct 6th, 2021 - The problem under investigation is the reduced functional mobility of patients with Dravet syndrome resulting from a crouch gait pattern. The solution, proposed in this research project, is the development of a decision framework based upon clinic...

TELSTAR: Treatment of ELectroencephalographic STatus Epilepticus After Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

Oct 4th, 2021 - Rationale: Electroencephalographic status epilepticus is described in 9-35% of patients with postanoxic encephalopathy after cardiac arrest and is associated with case fatality rates of 90-100%. It is unclear whether (some) electroencephalographic...

Repeated TMS at Low Frequencies to Reduce Seizure Occurrence

Aug 16th, 2021 - Long term protocol: Perform non-invasive neuro-navigated repeated Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (rTMS) at low frequencies (LF) with to reduce the occurrence of seizures over time. Seizure reduction and improvements in the quality of life in pa...

VIGAB-BIOSTAT: Neuronal Injury Panel Substudy

Aug 13th, 2021 - Post anoxic status epilepticus (PASE) is the development of intractable seizures in the post-cardiac arrest period once return of spontaneous circulation (ROSC) has been achieved. Historically, this condition has resulted in nearly 100% mortality,...

EEG Monitoring for Refractory Status Epilepticus

Jul 23rd, 2021 - The study is a randomised feasibility study. The patients participating in the study will be randomised 1:1 in two groups. The randomisation will be stratified by three status epilepticus (SE) aetiologies a) previous epilepsy b) acute central nerv...

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News  164 results

One Aducanumab Patient, Six Brain Edema Episodes

Nov 8th, 2021 - A man treated with the recently approved Alzheimer's drug aducanumab (Aduhelm) had six amyloid-related imaging abnormality (ARIA) episodes, researchers reported. Over 44 months in a long-term extension study, the Alzheimer's disease patient had re...

Association Between Epilepsy and Mortality Risk

Nov 5th, 2021 - Takeaway A study found that the risk of mortality was higher in people with epilepsy (PWE). Emergency department attendance and admissions, anti-epileptic drug (AED) polytherapy, status epilepticus, depression and injuries were risk factors associ...

Double Antiglutamatergic Therapy 'Promising' for Super-Refractory Status Epilepticus

Oct 11th, 2021 - Sustained, intensive therapy with two antiglutamatergic drugs is superior to standard aggressive treatment for postanoxic super-refractory status epilepticus (SRSE), new research suggests. In a retrospective cohort study of survivors of cardiac ar...

Seizure a First Sign of COVID in Kids?

Sep 10th, 2021 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. Unlike in adults, seizures, including status epilepticus (SE), may be the first and main manifestation of COVID-19 in children, new research sugge...

Kids Hospitalized With COVID-19 Frequently Have Neuro Symptoms

Mar 5th, 2021 - Neurologic symptoms occurred frequently in children and adolescents hospitalized with COVID-19, a large case series of pediatric patients in the U.S. showed. Of 1,695 people 21 or younger hospitalized for acute COVID-19 or multisystem inflammatory...

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Patient Education  3 results see all →