Epilepsy, An Issue of Neurologic Clinics

Epilepsy, An Issue of Neurologic Clinics

by Steven C. Schachter
     
 

ISBN-10: 1437712452

ISBN-13: 9781437712452

Pub. Date: 11/30/2009

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Epilepsy afflicts more than two million people in the United States and over 50 million people globally. This issue of Neurologic Clinics contains the following articles on this condition: Sudden Unexplained Death in Epilepsy; Approaches to Seizure Prediction; Localizing Seizure Onset; Concomitant Mood Disorders; Advances in the Genetics of Epilepsy;

Overview

Epilepsy afflicts more than two million people in the United States and over 50 million people globally. This issue of Neurologic Clinics contains the following articles on this condition: Sudden Unexplained Death in Epilepsy; Approaches to Seizure Prediction; Localizing Seizure Onset; Concomitant Mood Disorders; Advances in the Genetics of Epilepsy; Psychogenic Nonepileptic Seizures; Selection of AEDs; Indentification of Refractory Epilepsy; Therapeutic Brain Stimulation in Epilepsy; AED Tertogneiticity; Hormonal Aspects of Epilepsy; Epilepsy and Radiosurgery; Epilepsy and Cognition; and Determinants of Quality of Life in Epilepsy.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781437712452
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
11/30/2009
Series:
Clinics: Internal Medicine Series
Pages:
844
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Preface Steven C. Schachter xiii

Determinants of Quality of Life in People with Epilepsy Ann Jacoby Dee Snape Gus A. Baker 843

Depression and Epilepsy: A Review of Multiple Facets of Their Close Relation Andres M. Kanner 865

The Emerging Architecture of Neuropsychological impairment in Epilepsy Bruce P. Hermann Jack J. Lin Jana E. Jones Michael Seidenberg 881

The Etiology of Psychogenic Non-Epileptic Seizures: Toward a Biopsychosocial Model Markus Reuber 909

Predicting Seizures: A Behavioral Approach Sheryl R. Haut Richard B. Lipton 925

Hormonal Aspects of Epilepsy Page B. Pennell 941

Selection of Antiepileptic Drugs in Adults Linda J. Stephen Martin J. Brodié 967

Teratogenic Effects of Antiepileptic Medications Torbjörn Tomson Dina Battino 993

Identification of Pharmacoresistant Epilepsy Anne T. Berg 1003

Localization in Epilepsy Dimitris G. Placantonakis Theodore H. Schwartz 1015

Therapeutic Brain Stimulation for Epilepsy Juliana Lockman Robert S. Fisher 1031

Advances on the Genetics of Mendelian Idiopathic Epilepsies Stephanie Baulac Michel Baulac 1041

Sudden Unexpected Death in Epilepsy (SUDEP): Update and Reflections Lina Nashef Philippe Ryvlin 1063

Index 1075

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