Epilepsy Currents, September/October, 2012, Vol. 12, Num. 5

Epilepsy Currents, September/October, 2012, Vol. 12, Num. 5

Table of Contents

Clinical Science - Current Review

Neurostimulation- Past, Present and Beyond
Elinor Ben-Menachem, MD, PhD

Clinical Science - Current Literature

Cortico-Thalamic Connections and Temporal Lobe Epilepsy: An Evolving Story
Lara E. Jehi, MD

Epilepsy Surgery: A Broken Bridge Between Utility and Utilization
Mohamad Koubeissi, MD

Psychopathology and Epilepsy: A Two-Way Relationship
Rochelle Caplan, MD

Targeting Anti-Epileptic Drug Therapy Without Collateral Damage: Nanocarrier-Based Drug Delivery
Marvin A. Rossi, MD, PhD

The Kids Aren’t All Right
Scott Mintzer, MD

The Relationship Between Nocturnal Discharges and Language Dysfunction in Rolandic Epilepsy: Treat the Child, Not the Adage
Jeffrey R. Buchhalter, MD, PhD

Translational Reviews in Clinical Science

Seizures in Alzheimer Disease: Clinical and Epidemiological Data
Dionysios Pandis, MD and Nikolaos Scarmeas, MD

Translational Reviews in Basic Science

“Untangling” Alzheimer’s Disease and Epilepsy
Helen E. Scharfman, PhD

Basic Science - Current Literature

A Scaffold as a Platform for New Therapies?
Detlev Boison, PhD

Dyeing to Be Fired: Firing Order Distinguishes Two Types of Bursting Activity
William Stacey, MD, PhD

Learning Through Silence: Amping up Cognition After Neonatal Hypoxic Seizures Through AMPA Receptor Inhibition
Aristea S. Galanopoulou, MD, PhD

Tumors Generate Excitement: The Role of Glutamate in Tumor-Related Epi
Michael Wong, MD, PhD

“Please Release Me, Let Me Go”—Changes in Presynaptic Release Following Status Epilepticus
Carl E. Stafstrom, MD, PhD