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Research & Reviews  2,745 results

De-novo non-convulsive status epilepticus in adult medical inpatients without known epi...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8519439
PloS One; García-Villafranca A, Barrera-López L et. al.

Oct 16th, 2021 - Non-convulsive status epilepticus (NCSE) often goes unnoticed and is not easily detected in patients with a decreased level of consciousness, especially in older patients. In this sense, lack of data in this population is available. The aim of the...

Isolated splenic sarcoidosis: a rare cause of hypercalcaemia in a patient with type 1 d...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2021-245987
BMJ Case Reports; Zubair Ullah HM, Surya A et. al.

Oct 15th, 2021 - A 30-year-old man was admitted to Intensive Therapy Unit (ITU) with status epilepticus secondary to severe hypoglycaemia on a background of type 1 diabetes. CT of the brain showed generalised cerebral oedema. He was successfully stepped down to a ...

Pentobarbital coma therapy for super-refractory status epilepticus and in-hospital mort...
https://doi.org/10.1684/epd.2021.1333
Epileptic Disorders : International Epilepsy Journal With... Koh S, Kim TJ et. al.

Oct 14th, 2021 - Treatment of super-refractory status epilepticus (SRSE) is associated with various complications of anaesthetic coma therapy. This study aimed to describe the factors affecting the prognosis, especially in-hospital mortality, of patients receiving...

Perspective on mTOR-dependent Protection in Status Epilepticus.
https://doi.org/10.2174/1570159X19666211005152618
Current Neuropharmacology; Biagioni F, Celli R et. al.

Oct 13th, 2021 - The piriform cortex known as area tempestas owns a high propensity to trigger limbic epileptic seizures. Recent studies on human patients indicate that a resection containing the piriform cortex produces a marked improvement in patients suffering ...

Continuous seizure emergency evoked in mice with pharmacological, electrographic, and p...
https://doi.org/10.1111/epi.17089
Epilepsia Knox KM, Zierath DK et. al.

Oct 10th, 2021 - Benzodiazepines are the standard of care for the management of sustained seizure emergencies, including status epilepticus (SE) and seizure clusters. Seizure clusters are a variably defined seizure emergency wherein a patient has multiple seizures...

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Guidelines  4 results

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Seizures-Child.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2021.02.020
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...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4435533
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.
https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1468-1331.2009.02917.x
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...
https://doi.org/10.1212/WNL.0b013e3181a6b2f8
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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Drugs  79 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  14 results

Treatment of Gait Disorders in Children With Dravet Syndrome
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03857451

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...

Detecting Non-convulsive Seizures in the Paediatric Intensive Care Unit
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03856775

May 18th, 2021 - Overall Goals: The overall goals of this research are to: (i) determine the feasibility of studying another approach to the detection of non-convulsive seizures in the paediatric intensive care unit, (ii) determine if paediatric intensive care nur...

Improving Emergency Management of Status Epilepticus
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03883516

Oct 22nd, 2020 - Status epilepticus (SE) is a life-threatening neurological emergency defined as a state of continuous seizure or multiple seizures without full recovery of sensory, motor and/or cognitive function for at least 30 minutes. To achieve high quality m...

The Effect of Chlorhexidine Bathing on MRSA and VRE Colonization Among Haematology-Oncology ICU Patients
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04347057

Apr 15th, 2020 - The study was designed as an experimental, 2-arm, cross-over clinical trial, involving patients admitted to ICU of a university oncology hospital between September 2018 and July 2019. This study was conducted at one medical intensive care unit of ...

EEG Cap for Identification of Non-Convulsive Status Epilepticus
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03138876

Oct 25th, 2019 - At the completion of neurology evaluation, if NCSE is in the differential diagnosis according to institution best practice, then consented participants will undergo placement of a large size, 20-channel EEG cap from Electro-Cap International with ...

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News  136 results

Double Antiglutamatergic Therapy 'Promising' for Super-Refractory Status Epilepticus
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/960643

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?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/958508

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...

Alzheimer's Hot Spots; Human Time Cells; COVID-Related Encephalopathy
https://www.medpagetoday.com/neurology/generalneurology/89729

Nov 17th, 2020 - Where you live matters in terms of Alzheimer's disease risk, according to a report from UsAgainstAlzheimer's and the Urban Institute. (Wall Street Journal) Changes of retinal thickness predicted cognitive decline in Parkinson's disease. (Annals of...

Why Are Cases of SUDEP Declining?
https://www.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 ...

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 ...

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Patient Education  3 results see all →