Epilepsy Currents, November/December, 2012, Vol. 12, Num. 6

Epilepsy Currents, November/December, 2012, Vol. 12, Num. 6

Table of Contents

Clinical Science - Current Review

Seven Questions About Stroke and Epilepsy
Thomas P. Bleck, MD, FCCM

Clinical Science - Current Literature

Are We Too Pessimistic About Drug-Resistant Epilepsy?
John W. Miller, MD, PhD

Baseline Psychiatric Evaluations Are Needed to Treat Seizures
Rochelle Caplan, MD

Deep White Matter Track Record of Functional Integrity in Childhood Absence Epilepsy
Marvin A. Rossi, MD, PhD

Functional Connectivity in Mesial Temporal Lobe Epilepsy: A Dynamic Concept
Lara E. Jehi, MD

Perampanel: Getting AMPed for AMPA Targets
Joseph I. Sirven, MD

Plaques on the Wall: Inducing Anticonvulsant Use and Atherogenesis
Scott Mintzer, MD

Basic Science - Current Literature

Hot Spots Light Up the Recurrent Excitation Hypothesis of Temporal Lobe Epilepsy
Bret N. Smith, PhD

Runaway Dendrites: Blame the Older Siblings
Gustavo Patino, MD, and Jack M. Parent, MD

The Devil Is in the Details: Stem Cells for the Treatment of Epilepsy
Robert F. Hunt, PhD, and Scott C. Baraban, PhD

IT'S CURRENT: Epilepsy Resources and Updates

Introduction to Institute of Medicine Report Epilepsy Across the Spectrum: Promoting Health and
Margaret Jacobs and Frances E. Jensen, MD

Summary. A Reprint from Epilepsy Across the Spectrum: Promoting Health and Understanding
Mary Jane England, Catharyn T. Liverman, Andrea M. Schultz, and Larisa M. Strawbridge