epilepsy

Incidence, risk factors, and longitudinal outcome of seizures in long-term survivors of pediatric brain tumors.

Ullrich NJ, Pomeroy SL, Kapur K, Manley PE, Goumnerova LC, Loddenkemper T. Incidence, risk factors, and longitudinal outcome of seizures in long-term survivors of pediatric brain tumors. Epilepsia. 2015;56(10):1599-604. DOI: 10.1111/epi.13112. PubMed PMID: 26332282.

Mind the gap: Multiple events and lengthy delays before presentation with a "first seizure".

Firkin AL, Marco DJT, Saya S, Newton MR, O'Brien TJ, Berkovic SF, et al. Mind the gap: Multiple events and lengthy delays before presentation with a "first seizure". Epilepsia. 2015;56(10):1534-41. DOI: 10.1111/epi.13127. PubMed PMID: 26332423.

Remember…there is more to epilepsy than seizures!

Kanner AM, Meador KJ. Remember…there is more to epilepsy than seizures!. Neurology. 2015;85(13):1094-5. DOI: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000001985. PubMed PMID: 26333797.

Mindfulness-based therapy for drug-resistant epilepsy: An assessor-blinded randomized trial.

Tang V, Poon WS, Kwan P. Mindfulness-based therapy for drug-resistant epilepsy: An assessor-blinded randomized trial. Neurology. 2015;85(13):1100-7. DOI: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000001967. PubMed PMID: 26333801.

Can big data help us close an epilepsy care gap?

Baca CB, Barkley GL. Can big data help us close an epilepsy care gap?. Neurology. 2015;85(12):1014-5. DOI: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000001961. PubMed PMID: 26311744.

Predicting frequent ED use by people with epilepsy with health information exchange data.

Grinspan ZM, Shapiro JS, Abramson EL, Hooker G, Kaushal R, Kern LM. Predicting frequent ED use by people with epilepsy with health information exchange data. Neurology. 2015;85(12):1031-8. DOI: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000001944. PubMed PMID: 26311752.

Febrile seizures.

Patel N, Ram D, Swiderska N, Mewasingh LD, Newton RW, Offringa M. Febrile seizures. BMJ. 2015;351:h4240. DOI: 10.1136/bmj.h4240. PubMed PMID: 26286537.

Genetic causal attribution of epilepsy and its implications for felt stigma.

Sabatello M, Phelan JC, Hesdorffer DC, Shostak S, Goldsmith J, Sorge ST, et al. Genetic causal attribution of epilepsy and its implications for felt stigma. Epilepsia. 2015;56(10):1542-50. DOI: 10.1111/epi.13113. PubMed PMID: 26290354.

The other side of epilepsy.

Tuchman R, Loring DW. The other side of epilepsy. Epilepsia. 2015;56(10):1490-1. DOI: 10.1111/epi.13104. PubMed PMID: 26293340.

Epileptic activity is a surrogate for an underlying etiology and stopping the activity has a limited impact on developmental outcome.

Korff CM, Brunklaus A, Zuberi SM. Epileptic activity is a surrogate for an underlying etiology and stopping the activity has a limited impact on developmental outcome. Epilepsia. 2015;56(10):1477-81. DOI: 10.1111/epi.13105. PubMed PMID: 26293471.