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ALLMedicine™ Epilepsy Surgery Center

Research & Reviews  1,442 results

Noninvasive Pre-surgical Evaluation of Patients With Focal Epilepsy and Establishment of a Normative Imaging Database
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02107989

May 20th, 2022 - The overall study objective is to compare the sensitivities and specificities of morphometric analysis techniques using structural MRI images based on pre- and postsurgical localization of epileptic foci in patients undergoing presurgical evaluati...

Surgery as a Treatment for Medically Intractable Epilepsy
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01273129

May 20th, 2022 - Objective This protocol is being performed collect prospective data on patients who receive standard care therapy for drug resistant epilepsy and to follow the therapeutic course of patients from pre-operative evaluation, through surgery, and post...

Pilot study evaluating everolimus molecular mechanisms in tuberous sclerosis complex an...
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0268597
PloS One; Leitner DF, Kanshin E et. al.

May 20th, 2022 - Tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC) and some focal cortical dysplasias (FCDs) are associated with dysfunctional mTOR signaling, resulting in increased cell growth and ribosomal S6 protein phosphorylation (phospho-S6). mTOR inhibitors can reduce TSC t...

ENDOSCOPIC ANATOMY OF THE TRANSCALLOSAL HEMISPHEROTOMY: LABORATORY STUDY WITH ADVANCED ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.wneu.2022.05.042
World Neurosurgery; Roldan P, Guizzardi G et. al.

May 20th, 2022 - Epilepsy surgery has played an important role in the treatment of patients with medically intractable seizures. Different authors have proposed an endoscopic technique to perform disconnective procedures. However, a detailed description of intrace...

Posterior Reversible Encephalopathy Syndrome After Epilepsy Surgery Alerted by Low-Proc...
https://doi.org/10.1213/XAA.0000000000001590
A&A Practice; Karan N, Ramesh VJ et. al.

May 14th, 2022 - The development of posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome (PRES) in a patient undergoing epilepsy surgery without perioperative hypertension is uncommon. A young man having epilepsy surgery with normal blood pressures had an unexplained drop...

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Guidelines  2 results

Treatment of Infantile Spasms: Report of the Interdisciplinary Guideline Committee Coor...
https://doi.org/10.1055/s-0036-1572411
Neuropediatrics Tibussek D, Klepper J et. al.

Feb 26th, 2016 - Objectives This report aims to define treatment goals, to summarize the evidence level (EL) of different treatment options for infantile spasms (IS), both in terms of efficacy and adverse effect, and to give recommendations for the management of I...

International consensus clinical practice statements for the treatment of neuropsychiat...
https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1528-1167.2011.03276.x
Epilepsia Kerr MP, Mensah S et. al.

Oct 1st, 2011 - In order to address the major impact on quality of life and epilepsy management caused by associated neuropsychiatric conditions, an international consensus group of epileptologists met with the aim of developing clear evidence-based and practice-...

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Drugs  1 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  23 results

Noninvasive Pre-surgical Evaluation of Patients With Focal Epilepsy and Establishment of a Normative Imaging Database
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02107989

May 20th, 2022 - The overall study objective is to compare the sensitivities and specificities of morphometric analysis techniques using structural MRI images based on pre- and postsurgical localization of epileptic foci in patients undergoing presurgical evaluati...

Surgery as a Treatment for Medically Intractable Epilepsy
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01273129

May 20th, 2022 - Objective This protocol is being performed collect prospective data on patients who receive standard care therapy for drug resistant epilepsy and to follow the therapeutic course of patients from pre-operative evaluation, through surgery, and post...

Minimally Invasive Surgical Epilepsy Trial for Temporal Lobe Epilepsy
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05019404

Apr 1st, 2022 - Temporal lobe epilepsy (TLE) is a chronically neurological disease characterized by progressive seizures, followed by a latency period of several years after various injuries including febrile seizures, infection, trauma, tumors, and vascular malf...

Modulating Oscillations and Working Memory in Patients With Subdural Electrodes
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03111290

Jan 27th, 2022 - The aim of this study is to characterize the entrainment of endogenous neural oscillatory activity using direct electrical stimulation (DES) of the brain and understand the effects on cognition. In this study, the investigators will apply rhythmic...

Microelectrodes in Epilepsy
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05200455

Jan 20th, 2022 - The standard-of-care for medically refractory epilepsy is resective brain surgery. In certain patients, precise localization of the epileptic focus is done using intracranial EEG (iEEG) recording. In this type of EEG recording, electrodes are plac...

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News  90 results

Risk Factors for Late Seizure Relapse After Epilepsy Surgery
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/951594

May 20th, 2021 - Incomplete resection and very early epilepsy onset were among the chief predictors of late seizure relapse following epilepsy surgery, according to a new study on the factors most associated with seizure recurrence in drug-resistant epilepsy. "As ...

New Laser Therapy Promising in Kids With Resistant Epilepsy
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/942346

Dec 9th, 2020 - A new type of laser therapy is safe and effective for children with drug-resistant epilepsy, new research suggests. In a study of nearly 150 children, more than half of those who received MRI-guided laser interstitial thermal therapy (MRgLITT) wer...

Why Are Cases of SUDEP Declining?
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/937275

Sep 23rd, 2020 - This transcript has been edited for clarity. Andrew N. Wilner, MD: Welcome to Medscape. I'm Dr Andrew Wilner. Today I have a special guest, Dr Daniel Friedman, professor of neurology at New York University medical school and the author of a paper ...

Frontal Lobe Glucose Abnormalities May Flag SUDEP Risk
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/930596

May 15th, 2020 - Certain patterns of frontal lobe glucose hypometabolism may be associated with higher risk for sudden unexpected death in epilepsy (SUDEP) among patients with refractory focal epilepsy, new research suggests. "The data provide initial evidence tha...

Outcomes of epilepsy surgery at 1 year may be better among older patients
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/213808/epilepsy-seizures/outcomes-epilepsy-surgery-1-year-may-be-better-among?channel=39313
Clinical Neurology News; Erik Greb

Dec 8th, 2019 - BALTIMORE – Older patients may have better outcomes at 1 year after resective surgery for epilepsy than the general population does, according to research presented at the annual meeting of the American Epilepsy Society. A tendency toward greater.

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Patient Education  2 results see all →