Epilepsy Currents, November/December, 2013

Epilepsy Currents, November/December, 2013, Vol. 13, Num. 6

Table of Contents

Clinical Science - Current Review

Perampanel: A Selective AMPA Antagonist for Treating Seizures (PDF)
Gregory L. Krauss, MD

Clinical Science - Current Literature

Are HFOs Still UFOs? The Known and Unknown About High Frequency Oscillations in Epilepsy Surgery (PDF)
Barbara C. Jobst, MD

Cortical Hyperexcitability: A New Biomarker in Generalized Epilepsy Syndromes (PDF)
Bernard S. Chang, MD

EEG and Clinical Features of Childhood Absence Predict Clinical Outcomes (PDF)
Alison M. Pack, MD, MPH

In Utero Valproate Exposure and Autism: Long Suspected, Finally Proven (PDF)
Cynthia L. Harden, MD.

Levetiracetam: More Evidence of Safety in Pregnancy (PDF)
Mohamad Koubeissi, MD

Predicting Seizures: Are We There Yet? (PDF)
Sheryl Haut, MD

Serotonin and Epilepsy: The Story Continues (PDF)
Barry E. Gidal, PharmD

Basic Science - Current Literature

Recipes for Making Human Interneurons from Stem Cells Require Multiple Factors, Careful Timing, and Long Maturation Periods (PDF)
Elizabeth M. Powell, PhD

Sudden Unexpected Death in Dravet Syndrome (PDF)
Jennifer Kearney, PhD

The Right Cells, the Right Place, the Right Result: Transplants to Alleviate Seizures Take a Step Forward (PDF)
Bret N. Smith, PhD

"TOR"-ing Down the Dentate Gate in Temporal Lobe Epilepsy (PDF)
Michael Wong, MD, PhD

IT'S CURRENT: Epilepsy Resources and Updates

Evidence-Based Guideline Update: Vagus Nerve Stimulation for the Treatment of Epilepsy (PDF)
George L. Morris III, MD, FAAN, David Gloss, MD, Jeffrey Buchhalter, MD, FAAN, Kenneth J. Mack, MD, PhD, FAAN, Katherine Nickels, MD, Cynthia Harden, MD

Issues in Clinical Epileptology: A View from the Bench. A Festschrift in Honor of Philip A. (PDF)
Carl E. Stafstrom, MD, PhD

Taking the "Pulse" of Our Society with Q-PULSE (PDF)
Jacqueline A. French, MD

The Changing Face of Epileptology? Results of the Initial Q-PULSE Survey (PDF)
Chad Carlson, MD