Psychological features and quality of life in 50 adult patients with epilepsy and their caregivers from the Lecco epilepsy center, Italy

Publication date: June 2017Source:Epilepsy & Behavior, Volume 71, Part A
Author(s): Alessandra Petruzzi, Andrea Rigamonti, Claudia Yvonne Finocchiaro, Paolo Borelli, Elena Lamperti, Antonio Silvani, Rossana Regazzoni, Lorenzo Stanzani, Andrea Salmaggi
Epilepsy is one of the most common neurological disorders. To the best of our knowledge, in Italy, the relationship between patients’ and caregivers’ ...

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Subtle pathological changes in neocortical temporal lobe epilepsy

Publication date: June 2017Source:Epilepsy & Behavior, Volume 71, Part A
Author(s): Juan G. Ochoa, Diana Hentgarden, Audrey Paulzak, Melissa Ogden, Richard Pryson, Markus Lamle, Walter G. Rusyniak
This was a prospective observational study to correlate the clinical symptoms, electrophysiology, imaging, and surgical pathology of patients with temporal lobe epilepsy (TLE) without hippocampal sclerosis. We selected consecutive patients ...

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Altered MT1 and MT2 melatonin receptors expression in the hippocampus of pilocarpine-induced epileptic rats

Publication date: June 2017Source:Epilepsy & Behavior, Volume 71, Part A
Author(s): Anna Karynna Alves de Alencar Rocha, Eliangela de Lima, Fernanda Amaral, Rafael Peres, José Cipolla-Neto, Débora Amado
Clinical and experimental findings show that melatonin may be used as an adjuvant to the treatment of epilepsy-related complications by alleviates sleep disturbances, circadian alterations and attenuates seizures alone or in ...

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Subtle pathological changes in neocortical temporal lobe epilepsy

Publication date: June 2017Source:Epilepsy & Behavior, Volume 71, Part A
Author(s): Juan G. Ochoa, Diana Hentgarden, Audrey Paulzak, Melissa Ogden, Richard Pryson, Markus Lamle, Walter G. Rusyniak
This was a prospective observational study to correlate the clinical symptoms, electrophysiology, imaging, and surgical pathology of patients with temporal lobe epilepsy (TLE) without hippocampal sclerosis. We selected consecutive patients ...

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Altered MT1 and MT2 melatonin receptors expression in the hippocampus of pilocarpine-induced epileptic rats

Publication date: June 2017Source:Epilepsy & Behavior, Volume 71, Part A
Author(s): Anna Karynna Alves de Alencar Rocha, Eliangela de Lima, Fernanda Amaral, Rafael Peres, José Cipolla-Neto, Débora Amado
Clinical and experimental findings show that melatonin may be used as an adjuvant to the treatment of epilepsy-related complications by alleviates sleep disturbances, circadian alterations and attenuates seizures alone or in ...

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The efficacy of different kinds of intravenously applied antiepileptic drugs in the treatment of status epilepticus. How can it be determined?

Publication date: June 2017Source:Epilepsy & Behavior, Volume 71, Part A
Author(s): Juliane Redecker, Matthias Wittstock, Johannes Rösche
We explored the influence of four different efficacy criteria on the results of observational studies concerning the treatment of status epilepticus (SE) and its subtypes.We compared and contrasted the results of four different efficacy criteria for the effectiveness of phenytoin, valproate, levetiracetam, and lacosamide. Criterion 1=

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The efficacy of different kinds of intravenously applied antiepileptic drugs in the treatment of status epilepticus. How can it be determined?

Publication date: June 2017Source:Epilepsy & Behavior, Volume 71, Part A
Author(s): Juliane Redecker, Matthias Wittstock, Johannes Rösche
We explored the influence of four different efficacy criteria on the results of observational studies concerning the treatment of status epilepticus (SE) and its subtypes.We compared and contrasted the results of four different efficacy criteria for the effectiveness of phenytoin, valproate, levetiracetam, and lacosamide. Criterion 1=

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Health service provision for people with epilepsy in sub-Saharan Africa: A situational review

Publication date: May 2017Source:Epilepsy & Behavior, Volume 70, Part A
Author(s): Musa M. Watila, Mark R. Keezer, Samuel A. Angwafor, Andrea S. Winkler, Josemir W. Sander

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Epilepsy is a public health issue in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) where many people with the condition receive no treatment. Health-care services for epilepsy in this region have not been comprehensively assessed. We examined key features ...

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Health service provision for people with epilepsy in sub-Saharan Africa: A situational review

Publication date: May 2017Source:Epilepsy & Behavior, Volume 70, Part A
Author(s): Musa M. Watila, Mark R. Keezer, Samuel A. Angwafor, Andrea S. Winkler, Josemir W. Sander

Background
Epilepsy is a public health issue in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) where many people with the condition receive no treatment. Health-care services for epilepsy in this region have not been comprehensively assessed. We examined key features ...

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History of surgery for temporal lobe epilepsy

Publication date: May 2017Source:Epilepsy & Behavior, Volume 70, Part A
Author(s): Ali A. Asadi-Pooya, Cyrus Rostami
The history of epilepsy and its treatment goes back to ancient times when it included medicinal herbs, lifestyle modifications, and even surgery. Trepanation is considered the oldest surgical procedure for the treatment of epilepsy. The first series of temporal lobectomies for the treatment of drug-resistant epilepsy were reported by Penfield and ...

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