epilepsy

Trends in outcomes, complications, and hospitalization costs for hemispherectomy in the United States for the years 2000-2009.

Lin Y, Harris DA, Curry DJ, Lam S. Trends in outcomes, complications, and hospitalization costs for hemispherectomy in the United States for the years 2000-2009. Epilepsia. 2015;56(1):139-46. DOI: 10.1111/epi.12869. PubMed PMID: 25530220.

Seizure freedom score: a new simple method to predict success of epilepsy surgery.

Garcia Gracia C, Yardi R, Kattan MW, Nair D, Gupta A, Najm I, et al. Seizure freedom score: a new simple method to predict success of epilepsy surgery. Epilepsia. 2015;56(3):359-65. DOI: 10.1111/epi.12892. PubMed PMID: 25530458.

Postencephalitic epilepsy: clinical characteristics and predictors.

Singh TD, Fugate JE, Hocker SE, Rabinstein AA. Postencephalitic epilepsy: clinical characteristics and predictors. Epilepsia. 2015;56(1):133-8. DOI: 10.1111/epi.12879. PubMed PMID: 25523929.

Depression and anxiety in women with epilepsy during pregnancy and after delivery: a prospective population-based cohort study on frequency, risk factors, medication, and prognosis.

Bjørk MH, Veiby G, Reiter SC, Berle J, Daltveit AK, Spigset O, et al.. Depression and anxiety in women with epilepsy during pregnancy and after delivery: a prospective population-based cohort study on frequency, risk factors, medication, and prognosis. Epilepsia. 2015;56(1):28-39. DOI: 10.1111/epi.12884. PubMed PMID: 25524160.

Reduced language connectivity in pediatric epilepsy.

Sepeta LN, Croft LJ, Zimmaro LA, Duke ES, Terwilliger VK, Yerys BE, et al. Reduced language connectivity in pediatric epilepsy. Epilepsia. 2015;56(2):273-82. DOI: 10.1111/epi.12859. PubMed PMID: 25516399.

The clinical pharmacology profile of the new antiepileptic drug perampanel: A novel noncompetitive AMPA receptor antagonist.

Patsalos PN. The clinical pharmacology profile of the new antiepileptic drug perampanel: A novel noncompetitive AMPA receptor antagonist. Epilepsia. 2015;56(1):12-27. DOI: 10.1111/epi.12865. PubMed PMID: 25495693.

Long-term seizure outcome in 211 patients with focal cortical dysplasia.

Fauser S, Essang C, Altenmüller D-M, Staack AM, Steinhoff BJ, Strobl K, et al.. Long-term seizure outcome in 211 patients with focal cortical dysplasia. Epilepsia. 2015;56(1):66-76. DOI: 10.1111/epi.12876. PubMed PMID: 25495786.

Epilepsy: redefining the boundaries.

Schmidt D. Epilepsy: redefining the boundaries. Lancet Neurol. 2015;14(1):8-9. DOI: 10.1016/S1474-4422(14)70292-3. PubMed PMID: 25496882.

Paediatric neurology: from molecular mechanisms to targeted treatments.

Muntoni F, Cross JH. Paediatric neurology: from molecular mechanisms to targeted treatments. Lancet Neurol. 2015;14(1):16-8. DOI: 10.1016/S1474-4422(14)70304-7. PubMed PMID: 25496887.

Who's responsible to refer for epilepsy surgery? We all are!

Jehi L, Mathern GW. Who's responsible to refer for epilepsy surgery? We all are!. Neurology. 2015;84(2):112-3. DOI: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000001137. PubMed PMID: 25503618.