Vagal nerve stimulation for refractory epilepsy
in children: indications and experience at The Hospital for Sick Children.
Heterotopias are a rare subgroup of cortical malformations characterized by abnormal neuronal migration, usually presenting as refractory epilepsy
Topiramate is a frequently prescribed AED in patients with refractory epilepsy
11) described 32 patients with clinical, serological, and imaging findings who had refractory epilepsy
of presumed autoimmune basis.
Resection of insula is an optimal approach for periinsular and insular refractory epilepsy
, but the anatomical landmarks must be taken in concerna and potential vascular complications also must be considered.
Treating Alzheimer's disease may improve life for patients for the last few (non-productive) years of their life but intervening in paediatric refractory epilepsy
has the potential of making a difference for 60-70 years of life.
First they are examined to see if they respond to oral medicine and this is known as the refractory epilepsy
stage, followed by a second stage where MRI is used as well as Ictal spect or EEG -video monitoring of the patient's brain, said Dr.
According to researchers, the diet was identified in 1971 as a treatment for refractory epilepsy
Totally, we identified 106 refractory epilepsy
patients who undergone VNS operations at Beijing Tiantan Hospital and Beijing Fengtai Hospital between November 2008 and April 2014.
A randomized trial of polyunsaturated fatty acids for refractory epilepsy
In Europe, Canada and Australia, DBS therapy is approved for the treatment of refractory epilepsy
Resources are best used when new seizure patients are triaged to routine screening brain imaging protocols, while refractory epilepsy
cases should undergo more detailed, high-resolution protocols.