Lamotrigine and/or levetiracetam taken during pregnancy were not linked to development delays in children at 3 years.
This study was designed to investigate subjective and objective sleep impairments of those with nonepileptic attack disorder (NEAD) and if reported sleep disturbances reflect objective sleep impairment.
This review examined the mechanism of action and efficacy of the 5 main categories of seizure detection devices used to provide accurate seizure count and alert caregivers.
Children with fetal antiseizure medication (ASM) exposure do not have neurodevelopmental delays to age 3 years.
While there has recently been a surge in research regarding the complex relationship between sleep and epilepsy, there still remain gaps in knowledge that must be addressed.
A team of researchers investigated seizure frequency and medication dose alteration in pregnant and nonpregnant women with epilepsy.
This study explores the issue of suicidality in children and youth with epilepsy and psychiatric comorbidities.
Marvin A. Rossi, MD, PhD, discusses strategies for optimizing telehealth for epilepsy visits.
Erin Fecske, DNP, APRN, presents a model for optimizing in-home and facilitated epilepsy telehealth visits at AES2020.
This systematic review identified studies related to late-onset epilepsy (LOE) to investigate the association between LOE and subsequent stroke and Alzheimer dementia.
Researchers investigated benzodiazepine use in people with status epilepticus, and the relationship between a low dose, breakthrough seizures, and respiratory support in this population.
Researchers performed a systematic review of PubMed literature until May2020 including clinical sequencing studies that utilized next-generation sequencing (NGS) in individuals with epilepsy, autism spectrum disorder (ASD), or intellectual disability (ID).
Dementia and epilepsy have a bi-directional relationship as either condition has approximately a 2-fold probability of developing the other.
The FDA also approved Vimpat Injection for use in pediatric patients 4 years of age and older.
Maternal use of valproic acid during pregnancy may increase risk of autism spectrum disorders (ASD) and attention-deficit and hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in offspring.
Treatment of veterans with psychogenic nonepileptic seizures PNES using video telehealth is associated with significant seizure reduction.
The product is a ready-to-dilute, room temperature stable formulation of fosphenytoin for IV injection, which allows for point-of-care storage.
Direct imaging with high-density electroencephalography may localize seizure onset zone prior to surgery planning in patients with focal epilepsy.
Patients with new-onset focal epilepsy with subtle seizures experience prolonged time to diagnosis.
Study findings present 71% of patients with new-onset super refractory status epilepticus as having good or fair outcomes at long-term follow-up.