Epilepsy Currents, July/August, 2014, Vol. 14, Num. 4

Table of Contents

It's Current in Epilepsy Resources & Updates

How Do Clinicians Adjust Lamotrigine Doses and Use Lamotrigine Blood Levels?—A Q-PULSE Survey (PDF)

Michael Privitera, MD, Timothy Welty, PharmD, Barry Gidal, PharmD, Chad Carlson, MD, John Pollard, MD, and Michel Berg, MD

Current Literature in Clinical Science

The Face (and Arm) of Treatment for Seizures in VGKC/LGI1 Antibody-Associated Limbic Encephalitis (PDF)

Bernard S. Chang, MD

“Connectionology” Provides Further Evidence for Nociferous Epileptic Cortex (PDF)

Frank Gilliam, MD, MPH

First-Degree Relative Risk: In Utero Levetiracetam andValproate Exposure (PDF)

by David W. Loring, PhD

SCN1A and Febrile Seizures in Mesial Temporal Epilepsy: An Early Signal to Guide Prognosis and Treatment? (PDF)

Marvin A Rossi, MD, PhD

How to Advance the Debate on Nonspecific vs Specific Seizure Type and Comorbidity Profile (PDF)

Rochelle Caplan, M.D.

The Role of Semiology in the Work-Up of Frontal Lobe Epilepsy: In the Eye of the Beholder (PDF)

Lara E. Jehi, MD

Brivaracetam, a Novel Antiepileptic Drug: Is it Effective and Safe? Results from One Phase III Randomized Trial (PDF)

Alison M. Pack, MD, MPH

Topiramate, Zonisamide and Small For Gestational Age: Maternal Factors, Timing of Exposure and Baby Fat (PDF)

Basic Commentaries

Deep Brain Stimulation in the Dish: Focus on Mechanisms (PDF)

Detlev Boison, PhD

E(R)-GADD! Exploring Mutations in Generalized Epilepsy (PDF)

by Adam L. Hartman, MD

Do Seizures in the Pilocarpine Model Start in the Hippocampal Formation? (PDF)

John G. R. Jefferys, PhD

Epi4K Phase I: Gene Discovery in Epileptic Encephalopathies by Exome Sequencing (PDF)

Jennifer A. Kearney, PhD

Shedding the Epilepsy Comorbidity in Alzheimer’s Disease (PDF)

Elizabeth M. Powell, PhD

Bret N. Smith, PhD
Michael Wong, MD, PhD