epilepsy

GRIN1 mutations cause encephalopathy with infantile-onset epilepsy, and hyperkinetic and stereotyped movement disorders.

Ohba C, Shiina M, Tohyama J, Haginoya K, Lerman-Sagie T, Okamoto N, et al. GRIN1 mutations cause encephalopathy with infantile-onset epilepsy, and hyperkinetic and stereotyped movement disorders. Epilepsia. 2015;56(6):841-8. DOI: 10.1111/epi.12987. PubMed PMID: 25864721.

Undue regulatory control on phenobarbital--an important yet overlooked reason for the epilepsy treatment gap.

Bhalla D, Aziz H, Bergen D, Birbeck GL, Carpio A, Cavalheiro E, et al. Undue regulatory control on phenobarbital--an important yet overlooked reason for the epilepsy treatment gap. Epilepsia. 2015;56(4):659-62. DOI: 10.1111/epi.12929. PubMed PMID: 25868090.

Letter: Recruitment of patients with both epilepsy and intellectual disability.

van Mierlo P, Snoeijen-Schouwenaars FM, Veendrick MJBM, Tan IY, Willemsen MH, Schelhaas HJ, et al. Letter: Recruitment of patients with both epilepsy and intellectual disability. Epilepsia. 2015;56(4):662-3. DOI: 10.1111/epi.12948. PubMed PMID: 25868091.

Physiological consequences of abnormal connectivity in a developmental epilepsy.

Shafi MM, Vernet M, Klooster D, Chu CJ, Boric K, Barnard ME, et al. Physiological consequences of abnormal connectivity in a developmental epilepsy. Ann Neurol. 2015;77(3):487-503. DOI: 10.1002/ana.24343. PubMed PMID: 25858773.

The performance of three mortality risk-adjustment comorbidity indices in a community epilepsy cohort.

Keezer MR, Bell GS, Jetté N, Sander JW. The performance of three mortality risk-adjustment comorbidity indices in a community epilepsy cohort. Epilepsia. 2015;56(5):e68-72. DOI: 10.1111/epi.12982. PubMed PMID: 25845308.

Complex alterations in microglial M1/M2 markers during the development of epilepsy in two mouse models.

Benson MJ, Manzanero S, Borges K. Complex alterations in microglial M1/M2 markers during the development of epilepsy in two mouse models. Epilepsia. 2015;56(6):895-905. DOI: 10.1111/epi.12960. PubMed PMID: 25847097.

Changing profiles of pediatric epilepsy surgery candidates over time: A nationwide single-center experience from 1990 to 2011.

Lamberink HJ, Boshuisen K, van Rijen PC, Gosselaar PH, Braun KPJ. Changing profiles of pediatric epilepsy surgery candidates over time: A nationwide single-center experience from 1990 to 2011. Epilepsia. 2015;56(5):717-25. DOI: 10.1111/epi.12974. PubMed PMID: 25847357.

Talairach methodology in the era of 3D multimodal imaging: "The song remains the same," but catchier, and therefore more helpful for clinical decision making and surgical planning in epilepsy surgery.

Cardinale F. Talairach methodology in the era of 3D multimodal imaging: "The song remains the same," but catchier, and therefore more helpful for clinical decision making and surgical planning in epilepsy surgery. Epilepsia. 2015;56(6):976-7. DOI: 10.1111/epi.12980. PubMed PMID: 25847679.

Quality improvement in neurology: Epilepsy Update Quality Measurement Set.

Fountain NB, Van Ness PC, Bennett A, Absher J, Patel AD, Sheth KN, et al. Quality improvement in neurology: Epilepsy Update Quality Measurement Set. Neurology. 2015;84(14):1483-7. DOI: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000001448. PubMed PMID: 25846995.

Prevalence and factors associated with convulsive status epilepticus in Africans with epilepsy.

Kariuki SM, Kakooza-Mwesige A, Wagner RG, Chengo E, White S, Kamuyu G, et al. Prevalence and factors associated with convulsive status epilepticus in Africans with epilepsy. Neurology. 2015;84(18):1838-45. DOI: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000001542. PubMed PMID: 25841025.