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5 edition of Focus On Epilepsy Research found in the catalog.

Focus On Epilepsy Research

by Shawn M. Benjamin

  • 216 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Nova Science Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medical research,
  • Neuropsychology,
  • Research,
  • Neurology - General,
  • Medical,
  • Psychology,
  • Epilepsy

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages222
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12434865M
    ISBN 10159454087X
    ISBN 109781594540875

    The underlying rationale for basic epilepsy research can vary considerably from investigator to investigator. Particularly in trying to attract capable young researchers to the field, it is worthwhile examining – and advertising – the potential attractions of epilepsy research. Similarly, there are many valuable basic research approaches, from exploration and discovery to hypothesis. Epilepsy is a group of neurological disorders characterized by recurrent epileptic seizures. Epileptic seizures are episodes that can vary from brief and nearly undetectable periods to long periods of vigorous shaking. These episodes can result in physical injuries, including occasionally broken bones. In epilepsy, seizures have a tendency to recur and, as a rule, have no immediate underlying.

    Kimford J. Meador Research in Women with Epilepsy Award This award recognizes an AES member who has done important and recently published research which advances the care of women with epilepsy. The award of $5, is to recognize research in women’s issues and will be presented to the awardee in a brief ceremony at the Pregnancy and Epilepsy. Bluhdorn Professor of International Medicine Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Department of Neurology Keynote, 10th Annual Dr. Don Paty Memorial Lectureship University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC Finalist, Clinical Science Research Award American Epilepsy Society Award of Appreciation for Dedication and Commitment towards Excellence in Mentorship Icahn .

      Mar. 5, — In a study of epilepsy patients, researchers monitored the electrical activity of thousands of individual brain cells, called neurons, as . From the publisher: Research into the neuropsychiatry of epilepsy has become a central focus of interest in the last five years. Comorbidity of epilepsy with behavioral problems is now recognized widely, and the neuroscientific basis for such comorbidity is an active area of investigation.


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Focus On Epilepsy Research by Shawn M. Benjamin Download PDF EPUB FB2

ISBN: X OCLC Number: Description: x, pages: illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm: Contents: Prevention of epilepsy / Ignacio Valencia and Agustín Legido --The importance of age in the development of mesial temporal lobe epilepsy / Aristea S.

Galanopoulo [and others] --Physiopathology of epilepsy: what could the participation of glia be in the constitution.

F.O.C.U.S on Epilepsy The Epilepsy Foundation of Michigan and the University of Michigan's Center for Managing Chronic Disease (CDC) are currently conducting a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention-funded, randomized controlled research study to test the effectiveness of a program for adults with epilepsy that provides: The latest research findings on quality of life and.

Resources in Epilepsy Research - This is a set of resources by the American Epilepsy Society to facilitate basic epilepsy research. The Epilepsy Research Connection (ERC) - The ERC provides information about grant and funding opportunities from non-profit and government organizations focused on epilepsy related research.

Epilepsy Research provides for publication of high quality articles in both basic and clinical epilepsy research, with a special emphasis on translational research that ultimately relates to epilepsy as a human condition. The journal is intended to provide a forum for reporting the best and most rigorous epilepsy research from all disciplines.

Kumar, H.T. Chugani, in Encyclopedia of Basic Epilepsy Research, Secondary epileptic foci. A ‘secondary’ epileptic focus is an additional focus that is located at a different site from the primary focus, along the path of seizure propagation.

Secondary epileptic foci evolve over a period of time. Epilepsy Research provides for publication of high quality articles in both basic and clinical epilepsy research, with a special emphasis on translational research that ultimately relates to epilepsy as a human condition.

The journal is intended to provide a forum for reporting the best and most rigorous. The mission of the NINDS Epilepsy Therapy Screening Program (ETSP) is to encourage and facilitate the discovery of new therapeutic agents for the treatment of epilepsy disorders.

The program provides opportunities for researchers from academia and industry in the U.S. and abroad to submit compounds for screening in a battery of well-established. In general, it the policy of Epilepsy Research to not publish case reports.

Our focus is on the publication of hypothesis driven empirical quantitative research data. Letters to the Editor will be published at the Editors discretion. Every effort will be made to notify authors about acceptance or. Her clinical and research efforts focus on epilepsy surgery, clinical trial design, epilepsy genetics, magnetoencephalography, outcome measures for epilepsy and other pediatric disorders, as well as non-invasive brain stimulation and neuromodulation.

Her research has been supported by the NIH, FDA, and private foundations. New Research: More Americans Have Epilepsy Than Ever Before By Krisberg, Kim The Nation's Health, Vol.

47, No. 8, October Read preview Overview How (and Why) to Tell Others about Your Epilepsy By Mittan, Robert J The Exceptional Parent, Vol. 39, No. 4, April   focus. Epilepsy Research UK Newsletter Winter To pre-book your table, please email [email protected] or call and we can take reservation details.

If. CiteScore: ℹ CiteScore: CiteScore measures the average citations received per document published in this title. CiteScore values are based on citation counts in a given year (e.g.

) to documents published in three previous calendar years (e.g. – 14), divided by the number of documents in these three previous years (e.g. – 14). Medicines for epilepsy, from what I can gather, work along the lines of reducing seizures but some of the epilepsy medicines can have side-effects on focus, attention, memory.

Source: Nerves In Collision book (about the many epilepsies) by Walter C. Alvarez, M.D. Epilepsy Research Points to Better Treatment for Seizures. As researchers focus on finding the causes of epilepsy, they are uncovering clues that may lead to more effective therapy for controlling or preventing seizures.

For eight years, Scott Badzik of Loveland, OH, flew s for Delta Airlines. Then, inhe took a long run on a hot day. In book: Labour Room Emergencies, pp management issues for women with epilepsy-focus on pregnancy (an evidence-based review): obstetrical complications and change in seizure frequency.

Models of Seizures and Epilepsy, Second Edition, is a valuable, practical reference for investigators who are searching for the most appropriate laboratory models to address key questions in the field.

The book also provides an important background for physicians, fellows, and students, offering insight into the potential for advances in. Books on Epilepsy There has been a steady increase in the number of books published that are relevant to epilepsy that members of the League will likely find useful for their practice or research.

However, keeping up with the books that are available is no easy task. Watch Mayo Clinic doctors discuss epilepsy diagnosis, treatment and research.

Also watch Mayo Clinic neurologist Gregory D. Cascino, M.D., discuss SISCOM. Mayo Clinic doctors trained in neurology, neurosurgery and other areas study genetics, risks, potential diagnostic tests and treatments for epilepsy.

Changing Focus Epilepsy Edition, Dallas, Texas. likes 16 talking about this. Changing Focus: Epilepsy Edition was founded by Whitney Petit. Advocate and blogger supporting the epilepsy.

For the past decade, our neurosurgical program in Tanzania has focused on neurotrauma and birth defects largely because they affect children and young adults; returning them to good health results in a large number of additional productive years of life.

This year we expanded our scope to include seizure disorders, which also disproportionately affect children. This book almost mirrors my son's experiences with seizures, and I'm so glad to have purchased it. I highly recommend buying this book, if for no other reason than the author is helpful and receptive and donates the proceeds.

But even beyond that, if your child has complex partial seizures, this is the best book for that type of s: The book was a product of many experienced and internationally-recognised pediatric epileptologists (physician specialised in epilepsy treatment), fully editted by Dr Michael Duchowny, one of the world-renowned and pioneers of epilepsy surgery in children.

The book covers almost all aspects of epilepsy in children from definition, types Reviews: 8.New diagnostic and treatment options include inpatient monitoring and state-of-the art imaging protocols to improve identification of seizure type and localization of seizure focus. Ongoing research includes studying causes, potential diagnostic tests and potential treatments for epilepsy, including medications and electrical brain stimulation.