epilepsy

Commentary: Epilepsy is a Global Problem.

Perucca E, Covanis A, Dua T. Commentary: Epilepsy is a Global Problem. Epilepsia. 2014;55(9):1326-8. DOI: 10.1111/epi.12725. PubMed PMID: 25092469.

The genetics of common epilepsies: common or distinct?

Pal DK, Strug LJ. The genetics of common epilepsies: common or distinct?. Lancet Neurol. 2014;13(9):859-60. DOI: 10.1016/S1474-4422(14)70124-3. PubMed PMID: 25087077.

Genetic determinants of common epilepsies: a meta-analysis of genome-wide association studies.

Genetic determinants of common epilepsies: a meta-analysis of genome-wide association studies. Lancet Neurol. 2014;13(9):893-903. DOI: 10.1016/S1474-4422(14)70171-1. PubMed PMID: 25087078.

Genetic analysis of PHOX2B in sudden unexpected death in epilepsy cases.

Bagnall RD, Crompton DE, Cutmore C, Regan BM, Berkovic SF, Scheffer IE, et al. Genetic analysis of PHOX2B in sudden unexpected death in epilepsy cases. Neurology. 2014;83(11):1018-21. DOI: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000000781. PubMed PMID: 25085640.

Normotopic cortex is the major contributor to epilepsy in experimental double cortex.

Petit LF, Jalabert M, Buhler E, Malvache A, Peret A, Chauvin Y, et al. Normotopic cortex is the major contributor to epilepsy in experimental double cortex. Ann Neurol. 2014;76(3):428-42. DOI: 10.1002/ana.24237. PubMed PMID: 25074818.

Safety and retention rate of rufinamide in 300 patients: a single pediatric epilepsy center experience.

Thome-Souza S, Kadish NE, Ramgopal S, Fernández IS, Bergin AM, Bolton J, et al.. Safety and retention rate of rufinamide in 300 patients: a single pediatric epilepsy center experience. Epilepsia. 2014;55(8):1235-44. DOI: 10.1111/epi.12689. PubMed PMID: 25070475.

Improved mapping of interictal epileptiform discharges with EEG-fMRI and voxel-wise functional connectivity analysis.

Liu JV, Kobylarz EJ, Darcey TM, Lu Z, Wu Y-C, Meng M, et al. Improved mapping of interictal epileptiform discharges with EEG-fMRI and voxel-wise functional connectivity analysis. Epilepsia. 2014;55(9):1380-8. DOI: 10.1111/epi.12733. PubMed PMID: 25060924.

The variable phenotypes of KCNQ-related epilepsy.

Allen NM, Mannion M, Conroy J, Lynch SA, Shahwan A, Lynch B, et al. The variable phenotypes of KCNQ-related epilepsy. Epilepsia. 2014;55(9):e99-105. DOI: 10.1111/epi.12715. PubMed PMID: 25052858.

Self-harm in people with epilepsy: a retrospective cohort study.

Meyer N, Voysey M, Holmes J, Casey D, Hawton K. Self-harm in people with epilepsy: a retrospective cohort study. Epilepsia. 2014;55(9):1355-65. DOI: 10.1111/epi.12723. PubMed PMID: 25052948.

Contralateral dissociation between neural activity and cerebral blood volume during recurrent acute focal neocortical seizures.

Harris S, Boorman L, Bruyns-Haylett M, Kennerley A, Ma H, Zhao M, et al. Contralateral dissociation between neural activity and cerebral blood volume during recurrent acute focal neocortical seizures. Epilepsia. 2014;55(9):1423-30. DOI: 10.1111/epi.12726. PubMed PMID: 25053117.