Status epilepticus

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Status epilepticus

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Status epilepticus" returned 737 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Silencing Status Epilepticus-Induced BDNF Expression with Herpes Simplex Virus Type-1 Based Amplicon Vectors.
 

Author(s): Chiara Falcicchia, Pascal Trempat, Anna Binaschi, Coline Perrier-Biollay, Paolo Roncon, Marie Soukupova, Hervé Berthommé, Michele Simonato

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Brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) has been found to produce pro- but also anti-epileptic effects. Thus, its validity as a therapeutic target must be verified using advanced tools designed to block or to enhance its signal. The aim of this study was to develop tools to silence ...

Last Updated: 9 Mar 2016

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Prediction of functional outcome in patients with convulsive status epilepticus: the END-IT score.
 

Author(s): Qiong Gao, Tang-peng Ou-Yang, Xiao-long Sun, Feng Yang, Chen Wu, Tao Kang, Xiao-gang Kang, Wen Jiang

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Prediction of the functional outcome for patients with convulsive status epilepticus (CSE) has been a challenge. The aim of this study was to characterize the prognostic factors and functional outcomes of patients after CSE in order to develop a practicable scoring system for outcome prediction.

Last Updated: 26 Feb 2016

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A Low Mortality, High Morbidity Reduced Intensity Status Epilepticus (RISE) Model of Epilepsy and Epileptogenesis in the Rat.
 

Author(s): Tamara Modebadze, Nicola H Morgan, Isabelle A A Pérès, Rebecca D Hadid, Naoki Amada, Charlotte Hill, Claire Williams, Ian M Stanford, Christopher M Morris, Roland S G Jones, Benjamin J Whalley, Gavin L Woodhall

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Animal models of acquired epilepsies aim to provide researchers with tools for use in understanding the processes underlying the acquisition, development and establishment of the disorder. Typically, following a systemic or local insult, vulnerable brain regions undergo a process ...

Last Updated: 25 Feb 2016

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The terms "Status epilepticus" returned 137 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Magnesium sulfate for non-eclamptic status epilepticus.
 

Author(s): F A Zeiler, M Matuszczak, J Teitelbaum, L M Gillman, C J Kazina

Journal: Seizure. 2015 Nov;32():100-8.

 

Our goal was to perform a systematic review of the literature on the use of intravenous magnesium sulfate (MgSO4) for non-eclamptic status epilepticus (SE) and refractory status epilepticus (RSE).

Last Updated: 10 Nov 2015

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Lidocaine for status epilepticus in adults.
 

Author(s): F A Zeiler, K J Zeiler, C J Kazina, J Teitelbaum, L M Gillman, M West

Journal: Seizure. 2015 Sep;31():41-8.

 

Our goal was to perform a systematic review of the literature on the use of intravenous lidocaine in adults for status epilepticus (SE) and refractory status epilepticus (RSE) to determine its impact on seizure control.

Last Updated: 12 Sep 2015

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A definition and classification of status epilepticus--Report of the ILAE Task Force on Classification of Status Epilepticus.
 

Author(s): Eugen Trinka, Hannah Cock, Dale Hesdorffer, Andrea O Rossetti, Ingrid E Scheffer, Shlomo Shinnar, Simon Shorvon, Daniel H Lowenstein

Journal: Epilepsia. 2015 Oct;56(10):1515-23.

 

The Commission on Classification and Terminology and the Commission on Epidemiology of the International League Against Epilepsy (ILAE) have charged a Task Force to revise concepts, definition, and classification of status epilepticus (SE). The proposed new definition of SE is as ...

Last Updated: 5 Oct 2015

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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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Established Status Epilepticus Treatment Trial
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Benzodiazepine Refractory Status Epilepticus

 

Last Updated: 3 Nov 2016

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A Study With SAGE-547 for Super-Refractory Status Epilepticus
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Super-Refractory Status Epilepticus

 

Last Updated: 20 Oct 2016

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