epilepsy

Intravenous carbamazepine as short-term replacement therapy for oral carbamazepine in adults with epilepsy: Pooled tolerability results from two open-label trials.

Lee D, Kalu U, Halford JJ, Biton V, Cloyd J, Klein P, et al. Intravenous carbamazepine as short-term replacement therapy for oral carbamazepine in adults with epilepsy: Pooled tolerability results from two open-label trials. Epilepsia. 2015;56(6):906-14. DOI: 10.1111/epi.12991. PubMed PMID: 25912051.

Development and assessment of a shortened Quality of Life in Childhood Epilepsy Questionnaire (QOLCE-55).

Goodwin SW, Lambrinos AI, Ferro MA, Sabaz M, Speechley KN. Development and assessment of a shortened Quality of Life in Childhood Epilepsy Questionnaire (QOLCE-55). Epilepsia. 2015;56(6):864-72. DOI: 10.1111/epi.13000. PubMed PMID: 25912151.

Epilepsy-related clinical characteristics and mortality: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Keezer MR, Bell GS, Sander JW. Epilepsy-related clinical characteristics and mortality: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Neurology. 2015;84(17):1823. DOI: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000001509. PubMed PMID: 25917487.

"A journey around the world": Parent narratives of the journey to pediatric resective epilepsy surgery and beyond.

Baca CB, Pieters HC, Iwaki TJ, Mathern GW, Vickrey BG. "A journey around the world": Parent narratives of the journey to pediatric resective epilepsy surgery and beyond. Epilepsia. 2015;56(6):822-32. DOI: 10.1111/epi.12988. PubMed PMID: 25894906.

A mouse model of Alzheimer's disease displays increased susceptibility to kindling and seizure-associated death.

Chan J, Jones NC, Bush AI, O'Brien TJ, Kwan P. A mouse model of Alzheimer's disease displays increased susceptibility to kindling and seizure-associated death. Epilepsia. 2015;56(6):e73-7. DOI: 10.1111/epi.12993. PubMed PMID: 25879152.

Early and effective treatment of KCNQ2 encephalopathy.

Pisano T, Numis AL, Heavin SB, Weckhuysen S, Angriman M, Suls A, et al. Early and effective treatment of KCNQ2 encephalopathy. Epilepsia. 2015;56(5):685-91. DOI: 10.1111/epi.12984. PubMed PMID: 25880994.

Perampanel efficacy and tolerability with enzyme-inducing AEDs in patients with epilepsy.

Gidal BE, Laurenza A, Hussein Z, Yang H, Fain R, Edelstein J, et al. Perampanel efficacy and tolerability with enzyme-inducing AEDs in patients with epilepsy. Neurology. 2015;84(19):1972-80. DOI: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000001558. PubMed PMID: 25878177.

Hemispheric cortical dysplasia secondary to a mosaic somatic mutation in MTOR.

Leventer RJ, Scerri T, Marsh APL, Pope K, Gillies G, Maixner W, et al. Hemispheric cortical dysplasia secondary to a mosaic somatic mutation in MTOR. Neurology. 2015;84(20):2029-32. DOI: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000001594. PubMed PMID: 25878179.

Epilepsy and deprivation, a data linkage study.

Pickrell WO, Lacey AS, Bodger OG, Demmler JC, Thomas RH, Lyons RA, et al. Epilepsy and deprivation, a data linkage study. Epilepsia. 2015;56(4):585-91. DOI: 10.1111/epi.12942. PubMed PMID: 25873180.

Epilepsy in developing countries: perspectives from India.

Singh MB. Epilepsy in developing countries: perspectives from India. Neurology. 2015;84(15):1592-4. DOI: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000001468. PubMed PMID: 25870450.