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Research & Reviews  3,093 results

Clinical characteristics and long-term outcome of cerebral cavernous malformations-rela...
https://doi.org/10.1111/epi.17309
Epilepsia Shih YC, Chou CC et. al.

May 21st, 2022 - Cerebral cavernous malformations (CCMs) present variably and epileptic seizures are the most common symptom. The factors contributing to cavernoma-related epilepsy (CRE) and drug resistance remain inconclusive. The outcomes of CRE after different ...

Piriform Cortex Ablation Volume Is Associated With Seizure Outcome in Mesial Temporal L...
https://doi.org/10.1227/neu.0000000000002041
Neurosurgery Hwang BY, Mampre D et. al.

May 21st, 2022 - Growing evidence suggests that piriform cortex resection during anterior temporal lobectomy is important for achieving good seizure outcome in mesial temporal lobe epilepsy (mTLE). However, the relationship between seizure outcome and piriform cor...

Clinical and imaging features of nonmotor onset seizure in poststroke epilepsy.
https://doi.org/10.1111/epi.17308
Epilepsia Fukuma K, Ikeda S et. al.

May 21st, 2022 - Motivated by the challenges raised by diagnosing poststroke epilepsy (PSE), especially in nonmotor onset seizure (non-MOS), we aimed to investigate features of non-MOS, including seizure sequences, patient characteristics, and electrophysiological...

The latency of post-stroke epilepsy can predict drug resistance.
https://doi.org/10.1111/ene.15408
European Journal of Neurology; Lattanzi S, Trinka E et. al.

May 19th, 2022 - The progressive nature of epileptogenesis raises the question of whether the latent period may already carry information about the characteristics of the subsequent epilepsy. This study aimed to explore whether the time from stroke to epilepsy ons...

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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  91 results

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...

Hypertension May Double Risk of Late-Onset Epilepsy
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/963490

Nov 22nd, 2021 - Hypertension is associated with more than a twofold increased risk of developing late-onset epilepsy (LOE) even in patients who have not had a previous stroke, new research suggests. After excluding individuals with normal blood pressure who were ...

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Patient Education  9 results see all →