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Epilepsy

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  • Condition: Epilepsy in India
  • Journal: Indian journal of pharmacology
  • Treatment Used: Antiepileptic Drugs (AEDs)
  • Number of Patients: 0
  • Published —
This study determined the pattern of prescription of antiepileptic drugs (AEDs) in patients with epilepsy (PWE) in India.
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Study
  • Condition: Cerebral Pleomorphic Xanthoastrocytoma
  • Journal: Medicine
  • Treatment Used: Gross Total Resection
  • Number of Patients: 2
  • Published —
The study researched two cases of cerebral pleomorphic xanthoastrocytoma mimicking inflammatory granuloma.
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Study
  • Condition: Visual Snow Syndrome
  • Journal: Progress in brain research
  • Treatment Used: Various
  • Number of Patients: 153
  • Published —
In this study, researchers sought to determine the best treatments for visual snow syndrome.
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  • Condition: Refractory Epilepsy
  • Journal: Rozhledy v chirurgii : mesicnik Ceskoslovenske chirurgicke spolecnosti
  • Treatment Used: Implanted Vagus Nerve Stimulation
  • Number of Patients: 126
  • Published —
This study reported experience with implanted vagus nerve stimulation as a palliative treatment for patients with refractory epilepsy.
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Study
  • Condition: Head Injury
  • Journal: Rozhledy v chirurgii : mesicnik Ceskoslovenske chirurgicke spolecnosti
  • Treatment Used: Decompressive Craniectomy
  • Number of Patients: 94
  • Published —
This study determined the incidence of complications of decompressive craniectomy in patients with head injury.
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  • Condition: Autism and Epilepsy
  • Journal: Journal of medical case reports
  • Treatment Used: Cannabinoid Extract Complementary Therapy
  • Number of Patients: 1
  • Published —
This case report describes a 15-year old patient with autism and epilepsy that was treated using a cannabinoid extract complementary therapy.
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Study
  • Condition: Infantile Spasms
  • Journal: Pediatric neurology
  • Treatment Used: Adrenocorticotropic Hormone (tetracosactide; ACTH)
  • Number of Patients: 189
  • Published —
This study analyzed the treatment options for infantile spasms, especially the adrenocorticotropic hormone dosage and the formulation (natural versus synthetic), and their effectiveness.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Cerebral Arterial Gas Embolism
  • Journal: Undersea & hyperbaric medicine : journal of the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society, Inc
  • Treatment Used: Hyperbaric oxygen
  • Number of Patients: 1
  • Published —
In this case study, researchers evaluated the outcomes of treating a cerebral arterial gas embolism in a patient with hypoplastic left heart syndrome with hyperbaric oxygen.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Epilepsy
  • Journal: Zhong nan da xue xue bao. Yi xue ban = Journal of Central South University. Medical sciences
  • Treatment Used: Valproic Acid (VA) Monotherapy vs. Combination Therapy
  • Number of Patients: 3194
  • Published —
This study explored the effect of valproic acid (VPA) concentration in epileptic outpatients treated with valproic acid alone or combined with other antiepileptic drugs in patients with epilepsy.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: COVID-19
  • Journal: American journal of medical genetics. Part A
  • Treatment Used: mTOR Inhibitors
  • Number of Patients: 26
  • Published —
The study researched the use of mTOR inhibitors in patients with COVID-19.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Newly-diagnosed Epilepsy
  • Journal: Zhurnal nevrologii i psikhiatrii imeni S.S. Korsakova
  • Treatment Used: Valproic Acid
  • Number of Patients: 93
  • Published —
In this study, researchers evaluated the outcomes of using valproic acid for the treatment of newly-diagnosed epilepsy in adolescents and adults.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Intractable Focal Epilepsy
  • Journal: Nutrients
  • Treatment Used: Multivitamin Therapy
  • Number of Patients: 30
  • Published —
This study tested the safety and efficacy of using a multivitamin add-on therapy to a regular antiepileptic drug regimen to treat patients with intractable focal epilepsy.