Status epilepticus

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Status epilepticus

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The terms "Status epilepticus" returned 656 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Ictal epileptic headache revealing non convulsive status epilepticus in a case of eyelid myoclonia with absences.
 

Author(s): Martina Fanella, Alessandra Morano, Jinane Fattouch, Mariarita Albini, Sara Casciato, Mario Manfredi, Anna Teresa Giallonardo, Carlo Di Bonaventura

Journal: J Headache Pain. 2015 ;16():105.

 

Epileptic seizures and headache attacks are two common neurologic phenomena characterized by paroxysmal alteration of brain functions followed by complete restauration of the baseline condition. Headache and epilepsy are related in numerous ways, and they often co-occur. Although ...

Last Updated: 8 Dec 2015

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Downregulation of Spermine Augments Dendritic Persistent Sodium Currents and Synaptic Integration after Status Epilepticus.
 

Author(s): Michel Royeck, Tony Kelly, Thoralf Opitz, David-Marian Otte, Andreas Rennhack, Anne Woitecki, Julika Pitsch, Albert Becker, Susanne Schoch, Ulrich Benjamin Kaupp, Yoel Yaari, Andreas Zimmer, Heinz Beck

Journal: J. Neurosci.. 2015 Nov;35(46):15240-53.

 

Dendritic voltage-gated ion channels profoundly shape the integrative properties of neuronal dendrites. In epilepsy, numerous changes in dendritic ion channels have been described, all of them due to either their altered transcription or phosphorylation. In pilocarpine-treated chronically ...

Last Updated: 20 Nov 2015

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Making SENSE--Sustained Effort Network for treatment of Status Epilepticus as a multicenter prospective registry.
 

Author(s): Christoph Kellinghaus, Nicolas Lang, Andrea O Rossetti, Stephan Rüegg, Christian Tilz, Eugen Trinka, Iris Unterberger, Zeljko Uzelac, Felix Rosenow

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Evidence regarding the different treatment options of status epilepticus (SE) in adults is scarce. Large randomized trials cover only one treatment at early stage and suggest the superiority of benzodiazepines over placebo, of intravenous lorazepam over intravenous diazepam or over ...

Last Updated: 11 Nov 2015

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The terms "Status epilepticus" returned 122 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Pharmacotherapy for Status Epilepticus.
 

Author(s): Eugen Trinka, Julia Höfler, Markus Leitinger, Francesco Brigo

Journal: Drugs. 2015 Sep;75(13):1499-521.

 

Status epilepticus (SE) represents the most severe form of epilepsy. It is one of the most common neurologic emergencies, with an incidence of up to 61 per 100,000 per year and an estimated mortality of 20 %. Clinically, tonic-clonic convulsive SE is divided into four subsequent stages: ...

Last Updated: 4 Sep 2015

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Which EEG patterns in coma are nonconvulsive status epilepticus?
 

Author(s): Eugen Trinka, Markus Leitinger

Journal: Epilepsy Behav. 2015 Aug;49():203-22.

 

Nonconvulsive status epilepticus (NCSE) is common in patients with coma with a prevalence between 5% and 48%. Patients in deep coma may exhibit epileptiform EEG patterns, such as generalized periodic spikes, and there is an ongoing debate about the relationship of these patterns and ...

Last Updated: 13 Aug 2015

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Predicting outcome of status epilepticus.
 

Author(s): M Leitinger, G Kalss, A Rohracher, G Pilz, H Novak, J Höfler, I Deak, G Kuchukhidze, J Dobesberger, A Wakonig, E Trinka

Journal: Epilepsy Behav. 2015 Aug;49():126-30.

 

Status epilepticus (SE) is a frequent neurological emergency complicated by high mortality and often poor functional outcome in survivors. The aim of this study was to review available clinical scores to predict outcome.

Last Updated: 13 Aug 2015

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Ketogenic Diet for Refractory Status Epilepticus
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Status Epilepticus; Seizure; Epilepsy; Refractory Status Epilepticus; Medically Resistant Status Epilepticus

 

Last Updated: 24 Feb 2016

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Ketamine in Refractory Convulsive Status Epilepticus
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Status Epilepticus

 

Last Updated: 4 May 2015

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Lorazepam for the Treatment of Status Epilepticus or Repetitive Status Epilepticus in Japan
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Status Epilepticus

 

Last Updated: 27 Jun 2016

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