epilepsy

In response: SCN8A mutations in Chinese children with early onset epilepsy and intellectual disability.

Kong W, Zhang Y, Jiang Y. In response: SCN8A mutations in Chinese children with early onset epilepsy and intellectual disability. Epilepsia. 2015;56(8):1320. DOI: 10.1111/epi.13059. PubMed PMID: 26235739.

In response: Epilepsy surgery trends in the U.S.-Differences between kids and adults.

Pestana Knight EM, Schiltz NK, Bakaki PM, Koroukian SM, Lhatoo SD, Kaiboriboon K. In response: Epilepsy surgery trends in the U.S.-Differences between kids and adults. Epilepsia. 2015;56(8):1321-2. DOI: 10.1111/epi.13058. PubMed PMID: 26235740.

Gene sleuthing in pyridoxine-dependent epilepsy.

Weckhuysen S, Pearl PL. Gene sleuthing in pyridoxine-dependent epilepsy. Neurology. 2015;85(9):748-9. DOI: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000001901. PubMed PMID: 26224728.

Intragenic deletions of ALDH7A1 in pyridoxine-dependent epilepsy caused by Alu-Alu recombination.

Mefford HC, Zemel M, Geraghty E, Cook J, Clayton PT, Paul K, et al. Intragenic deletions of ALDH7A1 in pyridoxine-dependent epilepsy caused by Alu-Alu recombination. Neurology. 2015;85(9):756-62. DOI: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000001883. PubMed PMID: 26224730.

Statins for poststroke seizures: the first antiepileptogenic agent?

Siniscalchi A, Mintzer S. Statins for poststroke seizures: the first antiepileptogenic agent?. Neurology. 2015;85(8):661-2. DOI: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000001878. PubMed PMID: 26203090.

Statin treatment reduces the risk of poststroke seizures.

Guo J, Guo J, Li J, Zhou M, Qin F, Zhang S, et al. Statin treatment reduces the risk of poststroke seizures. Neurology. 2015;85(8):701-7. DOI: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000001814. PubMed PMID: 26203092.

Epilepsy: New insights into the treatment and consequences of poststroke epilepsy.

Wood H. Epilepsy: New insights into the treatment and consequences of poststroke epilepsy. Nat Rev Neurol. 2015;11(8):425. DOI: 10.1038/nrneurol.2015.128. PubMed PMID: 26195259.

Comment: Stillbirths and spontaneous abortions in women with epilepsy on AEDs.

Jetté N. Comment: Stillbirths and spontaneous abortions in women with epilepsy on AEDs. Neurology. 2015;85(7):587. DOI: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000001842. PubMed PMID: 26187230.

Antiepileptic drugs and intrauterine death: A prospective observational study from EURAP.

Tomson T, Battino D, Bonizzoni E, Craig JJ, Lindhout D, Perucca E, et al. Antiepileptic drugs and intrauterine death: A prospective observational study from EURAP. Neurology. 2015;85(7):580-8. DOI: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000001840. PubMed PMID: 26187231.

Direct health care charges for new-onset pediatric epilepsy: How much does it cost?

Wagner JL, Berg AT. Direct health care charges for new-onset pediatric epilepsy: How much does it cost?. Neurology. 2015;85(6):486-7. DOI: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000001819. PubMed PMID: 26163430.