Deep facial analysis: A new phase I epilepsy evaluation using computer vision

Publication date: May 2018Source:Epilepsy & Behavior, Volume 82
Author(s): David Ahmedt-Aristizabal, Clinton Fookes, Kien Nguyen, Simon Denman, Sridha Sridharan, Sasha Dionisio
Semiology observation and characterization play a major role in the presurgical evaluation of epilepsy. However, the interpretation of patient movements has subjective and intrinsic challenges. In this paper, we develop approaches to attempt to automatically extract and classify ...

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Anti-GAD antibodies in a cohort of neuropsychiatric patients

Publication date: May 2018Source:Epilepsy & Behavior, Volume 82
Author(s): Anita M. Vinke, Frédéric L.W.V.J. Schaper, Mariëlle C.G. Vlooswijk, Joost Nicolai, Marian H.J.M. Majoie, Pilar Martinez Martinez, Carolin Hoffmann, Jan G.M.C. Damoiseaux, Rob P.W. Rouhl

Objective
Antiglutamate decarboxylase (anti-GAD) antibodies are associated with several neurological manifestations, like epilepsy and movement disorders. However, in daily neurological ...

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Proliferative hippocampal activity in a group of patients with Rasmussen’s encephalitis: Neuronal, glial, and BDNF tissue expression correlations

Publication date: May 2018Source:Epilepsy & Behavior, Volume 82
Author(s): Elane N. Magno
Rasmussen’s encephalitis (RE) is a rare and devastating unilateral inflammatory brain disease that causes severe and intractable partial epilepsy. It has been shown that epilepsy and subsequent inflammation have deleterious influence on hippocampal cell survival and neurogenesis, but this still has not been systematically explored in human tissue. In this study, we investigated the correlation between inflammation ...

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Clinical and electrophysiological findings in patients with phenylketonuria and epilepsy: Reflex features

Publication date: May 2018Source:Epilepsy & Behavior, Volume 82
Author(s): Senay Yildiz Celik, Nerses Bebek, Candan Gurses, Betul Baykan, Aysen Gokyigit

Objective
Phenylketonuria (PKU) is the most common form of amino acid metabolism disorders with autosomal recessive inheritance. The brain damage can be prevented by early diagnosis and a phenylalanine-restricted diet. Untreated or late-treated patients may show mental retardation and other cognitive dysfunctions, ...

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The Temple Star Transitional Model of Care for epilepsy; the outcome of a quality improvement project

Publication date: February 2018Source:Epilepsy & Behavior, Volume 79
Author(s): Suzanne L. Crowley, Susan Byrne, Sandra McNulty, Kim Keating, Therese Nestor, Yvonne Owen, Declan O’Rourke, Bryan Lynch, Amre Shahwan, Mary D. King

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The aim and objective of this study was to assess the knowledge and views of parents on transitional and adolescent ...

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Examining health service utilization, hospital treatment cost, and mortality of individuals with epilepsy and status epilepticus in New South Wales, Australia 2012–2016

Publication date: February 2018Source:Epilepsy & Behavior, Volume 79
Author(s): Rebecca J. Mitchell, Geoffrey Herkes, Armin Nikpour, Andrew Bleasel, Patti Shih, Sanjyot Vagholkar, Frances Rapport
This study examined the health service utilization and hospital treatment cost of individuals with epilepsy by age group, mortality within 30days, and surgical outcomes for individuals with refractory epilepsy in New South ...

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Pregnancy-related knowledge of women with epilepsy — An internet-based survey in German-speaking countries

Publication date: February 2018Source:Epilepsy & Behavior, Volume 79
Author(s): Carolin Dierking, Thomas Porschen, Uwe Walter, Johannes Rösche
There are several issues, which have to be acknowledged, when treating women with epilepsy (WWE). The need for counseling WWE in Germany with epilepsy on pregnancy-related matters was stressed in several papers and medical guidelines. Physicians treating WWE in Germany therefore should be aware of the ...

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The Temple Star Transitional Model of Care for epilepsy; the outcome of a quality improvement project

Publication date: February 2018Source:Epilepsy & Behavior, Volume 79
Author(s): Suzanne L. Crowley, Susan Byrne, Sandra McNulty, Kim Keating, Therese Nestor, Yvonne Owen, Declan O’Rourke, Bryan Lynch, Amre Shahwan, Mary D. King

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The aim and objective of this study was to assess the knowledge and views of parents on transitional and adolescent ...

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Prevalence of anxiety disorders in epilepsy

Publication date: February 2018Source:Epilepsy & Behavior, Volume 79
Author(s): Mariusz S. Wiglusz, Jerzy Landowski, Wiesław J. Cubała

Objective
Anxiety disorders (ADs) are common in patients with epilepsy (PWE). The aim of this study was to estimate the prevalence of specific ADs in outpatients with epilepsy.
Methods
A group of 118 consecutive outpatients with epilepsy were screened, and 96 patients meeting inclusion criteria were examined ...

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Examining health service utilization, hospital treatment cost, and mortality of individuals with epilepsy and status epilepticus in New South Wales, Australia 2012–2016

Publication date: February 2018Source:Epilepsy & Behavior, Volume 79
Author(s): Rebecca J. Mitchell, Geoffrey Herkes, Armin Nikpour, Andrew Bleasel, Patti Shih, Sanjyot Vagholkar, Frances Rapport
This study examined the health service utilization and hospital treatment cost of individuals with epilepsy by age group, mortality within 30days, and surgical outcomes for individuals with refractory epilepsy in New South ...

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