epilepsy

Fish oil may help to reduce seizure frequency in drug resistant epilepsy.

Kmietowicz Z. Fish oil may help to reduce seizure frequency in drug resistant epilepsy. BMJ. 2014;349:g5515. DOI: 10.1136/bmj.g5515. PubMed PMID: 25205171.

Interictal high frequency oscillations correlating with seizure outcome in patients with widespread epileptic networks in tuberous sclerosis complex.

Okanishi T, Akiyama T, Tanaka S-I, Mayo E, Mitsutake A, Boelman C, et al. Interictal high frequency oscillations correlating with seizure outcome in patients with widespread epileptic networks in tuberous sclerosis complex. Epilepsia. 2014;55(10):1602-10. DOI: 10.1111/epi.12761. PubMed PMID: 25196064.

Epilepsy prevalence and socioeconomic deprivation in England.

Steer S, Pickrell WO, Kerr MP, Thomas RH. Epilepsy prevalence and socioeconomic deprivation in England. Epilepsia. 2014;55(10):1634-41. DOI: 10.1111/epi.12763. PubMed PMID: 25182657.

Epilepsy transition: challenges of caring for adults with childhood-onset seizures.

Borlot F, Tellez-Zenteno JF, Allen A, Ali A, Snead OC, Andrade DM. Epilepsy transition: challenges of caring for adults with childhood-onset seizures. Epilepsia. 2014;55(10):1659-66. DOI: 10.1111/epi.12752. PubMed PMID: 25169716.

Validating screening tools for depression in epilepsy.

Fiest KM, Patten SB, Wiebe S, Bulloch AGM, Maxwell CJ, Jetté N. Validating screening tools for depression in epilepsy. Epilepsia. 2014;55(10):1642-50. DOI: 10.1111/epi.12754. PubMed PMID: 25169800.

Clinical, EEG, MRI, MEG, and surgical outcomes of pediatric epilepsy with astrocytic inclusions versus focal cortical dysplasia.

Alshafai L, Ochi A, Go C, McCoy B, Hawkins C, Otsubo H, et al. Clinical, EEG, MRI, MEG, and surgical outcomes of pediatric epilepsy with astrocytic inclusions versus focal cortical dysplasia. Epilepsia. 2014;55(10):1568-75. DOI: 10.1111/epi.12756. PubMed PMID: 25169867.

De novo KCNB1 mutations in epileptic encephalopathy.

Torkamani A, Bersell K, Jorge BS, Bjork RL, Friedman JR, Bloss CS, et al. De novo KCNB1 mutations in epileptic encephalopathy. Ann Neurol. 2014;76(4):529-40. DOI: 10.1002/ana.24263. PubMed PMID: 25164438.

Yes, neurostimulation has a role in the management of epilepsy.

Benbadis S, Helmers S, Hirsch L, Sirven J, Vale FL, Wheless J. Yes, neurostimulation has a role in the management of epilepsy. Neurology. 2014;83(9):845-7. DOI: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000000739. PubMed PMID: 25156348.

Judgment is not ignorance.

Cole AJ, So NK, Tandon N, Slater JD, Smith MC. Judgment is not ignorance. Neurology. 2014;83(9):847. DOI: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000000742. PubMed PMID: 25156349.

Neurostimulation for the treatment of epilepsy: the skeptical view.

So NK, Cole AJ, Tandon N, Slater JD, Smith MC. Neurostimulation for the treatment of epilepsy: the skeptical view. Neurology. 2014;83(9):847-9. DOI: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000000740. PubMed PMID: 25156350.