epilepsy

Association of SCN1A, SCN2A and ABCC2 gene polymorphisms with the response to antiepileptic drugs in Chinese Han patients with epilepsy.

Ma C-L, Wu X-Y, Zheng J, Wu Z-Y, Hong Z, Zhong M-K. Association of SCN1A, SCN2A and ABCC2 gene polymorphisms with the response to antiepileptic drugs in Chinese Han patients with epilepsy. Pharmacogenomics. 2014;15(10):1323-36. DOI: 10.2217/pgs.14.89. PubMed PMID: 25155934.

Antiepileptic drug therapy: does mechanism of action matter?

Brodie MJ, Covanis A, Gil-Nagel A, Lerche H, Perucca E, Sills GJ, et al. Antiepileptic drug therapy: does mechanism of action matter?. Epilepsy Behav. 2011;21(4):331-41. DOI: 10.1016/j.yebeh.2011.05.025. PubMed PMID: 21763207.

Early identification of refractory epilepsy.

Kwan P, Brodie MJ. Early identification of refractory epilepsy. N Engl J Med. 2000;342(5):314-9. DOI: 10.1056/NEJM200002033420503. PubMed PMID: 10660394.

SCN1A, SCN2A and SCN3A gene polymorphisms and responsiveness to antiepileptic drugs: a multicenter cohort study and meta-analysis.

Haerian BS, Baum L, Kwan P, Tan HJ, Raymond AA, Mohamed Z. SCN1A, SCN2A and SCN3A gene polymorphisms and responsiveness to antiepileptic drugs: a multicenter cohort study and meta-analysis. Pharmacogenomics. 2013;14(10):1153-66. DOI: 10.2217/pgs.13.104. PubMed PMID: 23859570.

Haplotype structures of EPHX1 and their effects on the metabolism of carbamazepine-10,11-epoxide in Japanese epileptic patients.

Nakajima Y, Saito Y, Shiseki K, Fukushima-Uesaka H, Hasegawa R, Ozawa S, et al. Haplotype structures of EPHX1 and their effects on the metabolism of carbamazepine-10,11-epoxide in Japanese epileptic patients. Eur J Clin Pharmacol. 2005;61(1):25-34. DOI: 10.1007/s00228-004-0878-1. PubMed PMID: 15692831.

Genetic variants in microsomal epoxide hydrolase influence carbamazepine dosing.

Makmor-Bakry M, Sills GJ, Hitiris N, Butler E, Wilson EA, Brodie MJ. Genetic variants in microsomal epoxide hydrolase influence carbamazepine dosing. Clin Neuropharmacol. 2009;32(4):205-12. DOI: 10.1097/WNF.0b013e318187972a. PubMed PMID: 19620853.

Dose-dependent risk of malformations with antiepileptic drugs: an analysis of data from the EURAP epilepsy and pregnancy registry.

Tomson T, Battino D, Bonizzoni E, Craig J, Lindhout D, Sabers A, et al. Dose-dependent risk of malformations with antiepileptic drugs: an analysis of data from the EURAP epilepsy and pregnancy registry. Lancet Neurol. 2011;10(7):609-17. DOI: 10.1016/S1474-4422(11)70107-7. PubMed PMID: 21652013.

Commentary: Revised recommendation from CMDh on use of valproate in women is ethically incomplete and neglects the interests of women.

Van McCrary S. Commentary: Revised recommendation from CMDh on use of valproate in women is ethically incomplete and neglects the interests of women. Epilepsia. 2015;56(7):1020-2. DOI: 10.1111/epi.13043. PubMed PMID: 26073405.

In-hospital costs in patients with seizures and epilepsy after stroke.

Guekht A, Mizinova M, Ershov A, Guz D, Kaimovsky I, Messina P, et al. In-hospital costs in patients with seizures and epilepsy after stroke. Epilepsia. 2015;56(8):1309-13. DOI: 10.1111/epi.13062. PubMed PMID: 26073612.

Residual fast ripples in the intraoperative corticogram predict epilepsy surgery outcome.

van 't Klooster MA, van Klink NEC, Leijten FSS, Zelmann R, Gebbink TA, Gosselaar PH, et al. Residual fast ripples in the intraoperative corticogram predict epilepsy surgery outcome. Neurology. 2015;85(2):120-8. DOI: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000001727. PubMed PMID: 26070338.