Post-traumatic epilepsy

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Post-traumatic epilepsy

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The terms "Post-traumatic epilepsy" returned 5 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

A multimodal imaging approach to the evaluation of post-traumatic epilepsy.
 

Author(s): Silvia F Storti, Emanuela Formaggio, Enrica Franchini, Luigi G Bongiovanni, Roberto Cerini, Antonio Fiaschi, Christoph M Michel, Paolo Manganotti

Journal: MAGMA. 2012 Oct;25(5):345-60.

 

Electroencephalography-functional magnetic resonance imaging (EEG-fMRI) coregistration and high-density EEG (hdEEG) can be combined to map noninvasively abnormal brain activation elicited by epileptic processes. By combining noninvasive imaging techniques in a multimodal approach, ...

Last Updated: 26 Sep 2012

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Post-traumatic epilepsy in children requiring inpatient rehabilitation following head injury.
 

Author(s): R E Appleton, C Demellweek

Journal: J. Neurol. Neurosurg. Psychiatr.. 2002 May;72(5):669-72.

 

To study the prevalence of, and identify possible risk factors for, the development of post-traumatic epilepsy in a cohort of children with severe head injury treated in an inpatient rehabilitation unit.

Last Updated: 23 Apr 2002

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Post-traumatic epilepsy: its complications and impact on occupational rehabilitation--an epidemiological study from India.
 

Author(s): A K Dasgupta

Journal: Occup Med (Lond). 1998 Nov;48(8):487-95.

 

The objective of this study was to assess the prevalence of seizure disorder, neuropsychiatric disorders and reproductive outcome of employees with post-traumatic epilepsy (PTE) and their effect on occupational rehabilitation. A case-comparison group study design was used to compare ...

Last Updated: 8 Mar 1999

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The terms "Post-traumatic epilepsy" returned 1 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

The attitude of courts in England to compensation for post-traumatic epilepsy.
 

Author(s): M C Walker

Journal: Seizure. 2001 Apr;10(3):203-7.

 

The attitudes of courts in England to the assessment of damages for post-traumatic epilepsy have dramatically changed over the last 20-30 years. In assessing damages for post-traumatic epilepsy the courts are faced with a number of considerations: epilepsy can appear several years ...

Last Updated: 4 Jul 2001

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Allopregnanolone for the Treatment of Traumatic Brain Injury
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Traumatic Brain Injury; Posttraumatic Epilepsy

 

Last Updated: 22 May 2013

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Use of Biperiden for the Prevention of Post-traumatic Epilepsy
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Traumatic Brain Injury

 

Last Updated: 15 Apr 2014

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Characteristics of Blood- Brain Barrier Permeability in Neurological Patients
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Traumatic Brain Injury; Cerebral Infarction; Cerebral Hemorrhage

 

Last Updated: 7 Jan 2007

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