epilepsy

In response: Vagus nerve stimulation for epilepsy treatment in children.

Lagae L, Arzimanoglou A. In response: Vagus nerve stimulation for epilepsy treatment in children. Epilepsia. 2015;56(2):324-5. DOI: 10.1111/epi.12901. PubMed PMID: 25708480.

Investigating the genetic basis of fever-associated syndromic epilepsies using copy number variation analysis.

Hartmann C, von Spiczak S, Suls A, Weckhuysen S, Buyse G, Vilain C, et al. Investigating the genetic basis of fever-associated syndromic epilepsies using copy number variation analysis. Epilepsia. 2015;56(3):e26-32. DOI: 10.1111/epi.12920. PubMed PMID: 25690317.

ICD coding for epilepsy: past, present, and future--a report by the International League Against Epilepsy Task Force on ICD codes in epilepsy.

Jette N, Beghi E, Hesdorffer D, Moshé SL, Zuberi SM, Medina MT, et al.. ICD coding for epilepsy: past, present, and future--a report by the International League Against Epilepsy Task Force on ICD codes in epilepsy. Epilepsia. 2015;56(3):348-55. DOI: 10.1111/epi.12895. PubMed PMID: 25684068.

Avoiding premature death in epilepsy.

Ridsdale L. Avoiding premature death in epilepsy. BMJ. 2015;350:h718. DOI: 10.1136/bmj.h718. PubMed PMID: 25670259.

Second-generation antiepileptic drugs and pregnancy: a guide for clinicians.

Reimers A, Brodtkorb E. Second-generation antiepileptic drugs and pregnancy: a guide for clinicians. Expert Rev Neurother. 2012;12(6):707-17. DOI: 10.1586/ern.12.32. PubMed PMID: 22650173.

Novel mutations in ATP1A3 associated with catastrophic early life epilepsy, episodic prolonged apnea, and postnatal microcephaly.

Paciorkowski AR, McDaniel SS, Jansen LA, Tully H, Tuttle E, Ghoneim DH, et al. Novel mutations in ATP1A3 associated with catastrophic early life epilepsy, episodic prolonged apnea, and postnatal microcephaly. Epilepsia. 2015;56(3):422-30. DOI: 10.1111/epi.12914. PubMed PMID: 25656163.

Utility of 3D multimodality imaging in the implantation of intracranial electrodes in epilepsy.

Nowell M, Rodionov R, Zombori G, Sparks R, Winston G, Kinghorn J, et al. Utility of 3D multimodality imaging in the implantation of intracranial electrodes in epilepsy. Epilepsia. 2015;56(3):403-13. DOI: 10.1111/epi.12924. PubMed PMID: 25656379.

Comment: Are we filling knowledge gaps about antiepileptic drugs and pregnancy?

Jette N. Comment: Are we filling knowledge gaps about antiepileptic drugs and pregnancy?. Neurology. 2015;84(9):950. DOI: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000001320. PubMed PMID: 25653293.

Development of mania with carbamazepine for treatment of seizure disorder in a 7-year-old boy.

Malas NM, Ortiz-Aguayo R, Meyer V. Development of mania with carbamazepine for treatment of seizure disorder in a 7-year-old boy. J Clin Psychiatry. 2015;76(1):e117-8. DOI: 10.4088/JCP.14cr09071. PubMed PMID: 25650677.

Development and validation of nomograms to provide individualised predictions of seizure outcomes after epilepsy surgery: a retrospective analysis.

Jehi L, Yardi R, Chagin K, Tassi L, Russo GL, Worrell G, et al. Development and validation of nomograms to provide individualised predictions of seizure outcomes after epilepsy surgery: a retrospective analysis. Lancet Neurol. 2015;14(3):283-90. DOI: 10.1016/S1474-4422(14)70325-4. PubMed PMID: 25638640.