Psychogenic nonepileptic seizures in Latin America: A survey describing current practices
Publication date: Available online 2 June 2020Source: Epilepsy &BehaviorAuthor(s): Lady Diana Ladino, Vanessa Benjumea-Cuartas, Yamile Calle-López, Juan Pablo Orozco-Hernández, Diana Marcela Castrillón-Velilla, Reydmar López-González, Anilu Daza-Restrepo, Mario Alberto Genel Castillo, Markus Reuber, Alyssa Denton, José F. Tellez-Zenteno
Publication date: Available online 22 May 2020Source: SeizureAuthor(s): Rohit Gupta, Divyani Garg, Nand Kumar, Mamta Bhushan Singh, Garima Shukla, Vinay Goyal, Ravindra Mohan Pandey, Achal Kumar Srivastava
Publication date: Available online 10 July 2020Source: SeizureAuthor(s): Ioannis Karakis, Matthew L Morton, Nicholas J Janocko, Olivia Groover, Diane L Teagarden, Hannah K Villarreal, David W Loring, Daniel L Drane
The vaginal mesh scandal betrayed the intimate trust that should exist between doctor and patient, whatever their sexWhatever comes next in the vaginal mesh scandal, let ’s hope that it spells the end of the “shut up and put up” medical culture when it comes to female healthcare.The Independent Medicines and Medical Devices Safety Review, led by Baroness Julia Cumberlege,spent two years looking into meshes. It also scrutinised Primodos hormonal pregnancy tests and theepilepsy treatmentsodium valproate– both thought to cause birth defects.Continue reading...
An epileptic seizure during the course of driving can result in a serious car accident. However, basic data on how epileptic seizures actually affect driving performance is significantly lacking. To understand the relationship, it is crucial to conduct not...
Publication date: Available online 10 July 2020Source: NeuroImage: ClinicalAuthor(s): Bruce Hermann, Lisa L. Conant, Cole J. Cook, Gyujoon Hwang, Camille Garcia-Ramos, Kevin Dabbs, Veena A. Nair, Jedidiah Mathis, Charlene N. Rivera Bonet, Linda Allen, Dace N. Almane, Karina Arkush, Rasmus Birn, Edgar A. DeYoe, Elizabeth Felton, Rama Maganti, Andrew Nencka, Manoj Raghavan, Umang Shah, Veronica N. Sosa
Publication date: Available online 6 July 2020Source: NeuroImage: ClinicalAuthor(s): Margherita Carboni, Pia De Stefano, Bernd J. Vorderwülbecke, Sebastien Tourbier, Emeline Mullier, Maria Rubega, Shahan Momjian, Karl Schaller, Patric Hagmann, Margitta Seeck, Christoph M. Michel, Pieter van Mierlo, Serge Vulliemoz
Publication date: Available online 9 July 2020Source: SeizureAuthor(s): Roberto Caraballo, Graciela Demirdjian, Gabriela Reyes, Marina Huaman, Robinson Gutierrez
Publication date: October 2020Source: Epilepsy &Behavior, Volume 111Author(s): Arun Meyyazhagan, Balamuralikrishnan Balasubramanian, Sankar Kathannan, Karthick Kumar Alagamuthu, Murugesh Easwaran, Sureshkumar Shanmugam, Manikantan Pappusamy, Haripriya Kuchi Bhotla, Shafiahammedkhan Mustaqahamed, Vijaya Anand Arumugam, Tanushri Kaul, Sasikala Keshavarao
Publication date: October 2020Source: Epilepsy &Behavior, Volume 111Author(s): Shobi Sivathamboo, Thomas N. Constantino, Zhibin Chen, Paul B. Sparks, Jeremy Goldin, Dennis Velakoulis, Nigel C. Jones, Patrick Kwan, Vaughan G. Macefield, Terence J. O'Brien, Piero Perucca
Conclusion: PCM can be a serious, debilitating disease and is potentially fatal. Although isolated CNS involvement is rare, it must be considered, especially in endemic areas, as late diagnosis and treatment severely decreases good outcome rates. PMID: 32637204 [PubMed]