Evolution of Surgical Management for Intractable Epileptic Spasms

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Source: Seminars in Pediatric Neurology - Category: Neurology Authors: Source Type: research

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In the face of COVID-19, neurologists working in stroke, epilepsy, dementia, and other subspecialties are tasked with a quick pivot from in-office patient visits to a new era of online consultations.Medscape Medical News
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news
Publication date: May 2020Source: Epilepsy &Behavior, Volume 106Author(s): Kuo-Liang Chiang, Chin-Yin Huang, Liang-Po Hsieh, Kai-Ping Chang
Source: Epilepsy and Behavior - Category: Neurology Source Type: research
In conclusion, microelectrode implantation surgeries modified some physiological and pathological behaviours; therefore, it is important to consider this fact when it is working with animal models. PMID: 32211080 [PubMed - in process]
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Abstract Preeclampsia is a dangerous hypertensive disorder of pregnancy with known links to negative child health outcomes. Here, we review epidemiological and basic neuroscience work from the past several decades linking prenatal preeclampsia to altered neurodevelopment. This work demonstrates increased rates of neuropsychiatric disorders [e.g., increased autism spectrum disorder, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)] in children of preeclamptic pregnancies, as well as increased rates of cognitive impairments [e.g., decreased intelligence quotient (IQ), academic performance] and neurological disease (e...
Source: Trends in Neurosciences - Category: Neuroscience Authors: Tags: Trends Neurosci Source Type: research
ConclusionMost patients with temporal lobe epilepsy and CSF GAD65-Abs develop a chronic disease with progressive cognitive impairment and refractory epilepsy regardless of the presence of additional limbic symptoms at onset.
Source: Journal of Neurology - Category: Neurology Source Type: research
The review highlights contemporary views on the problem of suicide in patients with epilepsy. The most relevant theories are presented that describe the emergence of suicidal thoughts and the transition to suicidal attempts. Along with a description of ris...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news
AIM: To study a role of psychopathological and social factors in the development of suicidal behavior in patients with different forms of epilepsy. MATERIAL AND METHODS: One hundred and nineteen patients with epilepsy, 57 men and 62 women, mean age 40.7 ±0...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news
Publication date: Available online 25 March 2020Source: NeuroImage: ClinicalAuthor(s): Victoria L. Morgan, Catie Chang, Dario J. Englot, Baxter P. Rogers
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Findings may have implications for understanding epilepsy, autism spectrum disorders.
Source: National Institutes of Health (NIH) News Releases - Category: American Health Source Type: news
Condition:   Epilepsy Intractable Interventions:   Procedure: Cathodal Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation;   Procedure: Sham Transcranial direct current stimulation Sponsor:   University of Campinas, Brazil Recruiting
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