epilepsy

Genetic and phenotypic diversity of NHE6 mutations in Christianson syndrome.

Pescosolido MF, Stein DM, Schmidt M, El Achkar CM, Sabbagh M, Rogg JM, et al. Genetic and phenotypic diversity of NHE6 mutations in Christianson syndrome. Ann Neurol. 2014;76(4):581-93. DOI: 10.1002/ana.24225. PubMed PMID: 25044251.

From the editors: our paper (first) anniversary and launching Epilepsia's new look.

Mathern GW, Beninsig L, Nehlig A. From the editors: our paper (first) anniversary and launching Epilepsia's new look. Epilepsia. 2014;55(7):949-55. DOI: 10.1111/epi.12684. PubMed PMID: 25040631.

Delays in time to surgery for minorities with temporal lobe epilepsy.

Thompson AC, Ivey SL, Lahiff M, Betjemann JP. Delays in time to surgery for minorities with temporal lobe epilepsy. Epilepsia. 2014;55(9):1339-46. DOI: 10.1111/epi.12700. PubMed PMID: 25040697.

Why U.S. epilepsy hospital stays rose in 2006.

Cárdenas VM, Román GC, Pérez A, Hauser WA. Why U.S. epilepsy hospital stays rose in 2006. Epilepsia. 2014;55(9):1347-54. DOI: 10.1111/epi.12719. PubMed PMID: 25040913.

Yield of epileptiform electroencephalogram abnormalities in incident unprovoked seizures: a population-based study.

Baldin E, Hauser WA, Buchhalter JR, Hesdorffer DC, Ottman R. Yield of epileptiform electroencephalogram abnormalities in incident unprovoked seizures: a population-based study. Epilepsia. 2014;55(9):1389-98. DOI: 10.1111/epi.12720. PubMed PMID: 25041095.

Pearls & oy-sters: familial epileptic encephalopathy due to methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase deficiency.

Cappuccio G, Cozzolino C, Frisso G, Romanelli R, Parenti G, D'Amico A, et al. Pearls & oy-sters: familial epileptic encephalopathy due to methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase deficiency. Neurology. 2014;83(3):e41-4. DOI: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000000591. PubMed PMID: 25024447.

Treatment outcome after failure of a first antiepileptic drug.

Bonnett LJ, Tudur Smith C, Donegan S, Marson AG. Treatment outcome after failure of a first antiepileptic drug. Neurology. 2014;83(6):552-60. DOI: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000000673. PubMed PMID: 24994842.

Antiepileptic drug use, folic acid supplementation, and congenital abnormalities: a population-based case-control study.

Kjaer D, Horvath-Puhó E, Christensen J, Vestergaard M, Czeizel AE, Sørensen HT, et al.. Antiepileptic drug use, folic acid supplementation, and congenital abnormalities: a population-based case-control study. BJOG. 2008;115(1):98-103. DOI: 10.1111/j.1471-0528.2007.01552.x. PubMed PMID: 17999694.

Consciousness as a useful concept in epilepsy classification.

Blumenfeld H, Meador KJ. Consciousness as a useful concept in epilepsy classification. Epilepsia. 2014;55(8):1145-50. DOI: 10.1111/epi.12588. PubMed PMID: 24981294.

Proposal: different types of alteration and loss of consciousness in epilepsy.

Lüders H, Amina S, Bailey C, Baumgartner C, Benbadis S, Bermeo A, et al.. Proposal: different types of alteration and loss of consciousness in epilepsy. Epilepsia. 2014;55(8):1140-4. DOI: 10.1111/epi.12595. PubMed PMID: 24981417.