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Intractable epilepsy

Intractable epilepsy

experimental and clinical aspects

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Published by Raven Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Epilepsy -- Congresses.,
  • Epilepsy -- congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementeditors, Dieter Schmidt, Paolo Lucio Morselli.
    SeriesL.E.R.S. monograph series ;, v. 5
    ContributionsSchmidt, Dieter, M.D., Morselli, Paolo Lucio., World Health Organization., International League against Epilepsy., Workshop on Intractable Epilepsy (1985 : Saint-Germain-en-Laye, France)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC372 .I49 1986
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 269 p. :
    Number of Pages269
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2728135M
    ISBN 100881672270
    LC Control Number86022057

      E-book Cannabis for intractable epilepsy Cannabis for intractable epilepsy If cannabis has a place in epilepsy treatment, more research needs to be performed. December . epilepsy [ep´ĭ-lep″se] paroxysmal transient disturbances of nervous system function resulting from abnormal electrical activity of the brain. Epilepsy is not one specific disease, but rather a group .

      Neuromodulation therapy has been tried for patients with many neuropsychiatric disorders such as Parkinson’s disease, tremor, obcessive-compulsive disorder, depression, Cited by: 1. Various estimates have placed the number of persons continuing to have seizures in spite of medical treatment at 17% to 31% of the population of persons with epilepsy. 14,13 In this Cited by:

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It is easy to regard the book as simply two sections: first, a very comprehensive introduction to focal intractable epilepsy as a clinical problem and, secondly, a thorough Author: Mark Richardson. intractable epilepsy: epilepsy not adequately controlled by medication.

Synonym(s): pharmacoresistent epilepsy. While covering all aspects of focal epilepsy, the book italicasizes surgery, with pages devoted to surgical management compared with 77 pages for medical management. Author: James J. Cereghino. What Is Intractable Epilepsy.

About one-third of people with epilepsy will eventually develop intractable epilepsy. This means that medicines do not work well, or at all, to control the. Intractable Focal Epilepsy, the first book of its kind, deals with one major category of epilepsy in depth.

It has been long awaited by epileptologists, since it deals with one of the greatest Cited by: Intractable epilepsy is a very disabling incidence of early death in this group is high. In some studies up to 1% of patients with intractable epilepsy die per year (31, 45).

The risk. Intractable epilepsy is when seizures can't be controlled by medicines. (Intractable means "not easily managed or relieved.") It's also called refractory, uncontrolled, or drug-resistant epileptic. Intractable Epilepsy 1st Edition by Lennart Gram (Author), Matti Sillanpaa (Author), Torbjorn Tomson (Author), & ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important.

ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book Authors: Lennart Gram, Torbjorn Tomson, Matti Sillanpaa. This important new book defines intractable epilepsy, examines its consequences, risks and costs, discusses diagnosis and medical management, including novel drug therapies.

Peter R. Camfield, Carol S. Camfield, in Swaiman's Pediatric Neurology (Sixth Edition), Intractability. Defining intractable epilepsy is difficult, and many definitions have been.

The Role of Executive Functioning in Quality of Life in Pediatric Intractable Epilepsy The Efficacy of an Educational Program for Parents of Children with Epilepsy (FAMOSES) The Co.

Intractable epilepsy treatment goals. Localizing the seizure focus in the brain; Revising/stabilizing the medication regimen; Offering surgical removal of the source of seizures, if needed. Intractable focal epilepsy. Edited by john oxbury, charles polkey,and michael duchowny (Pp£).

Published by WB Saunders, London, ISBN Author: David Fish. When a person has had two or more seizures, it is called epilepsy. Medicine often helps control epilepsy.

If a child’s seizures still happen when taking two types of seizure. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xxvii, pages: illustrations, portrait. Contents: Burden of intractable epilepsy --Defining intractable epilepsy. About 20% of people with epilepsy have seizures which are resistant to anticonvulsant medications.

These drug-resistant seizures are called `intractable', and the patients who have. 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 Specialty: Neurology. The Epilepsy Surgery Program at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center provides the diagnostic and surgical expertise to treat complex cases of intractable epilepsy.

Our team is. In patients with intractable partial epilepsy, MEG is a powerful tool for presurgical evaluation to predict an epileptogenic zone (Wheless et al.,Pataraia et al.,Paulini et al., ). Cited by: 4. The book is meant primarily for clinicians and caretakers who are professionally concerned with epilepsy.

However, it is written in such a way that it can be easily understood. The prevalence of intractable epilepsy in a geographically defined population in France was recently estimated using two slightly different definitions to determine the number of people in Cited by: METHODS: A retrospective study describing the effect of cannabidiol (CBD)-enriched medical cannabis on children with epilepsy.

The cohort included 74 patients (age range years) Cited by: intractable definition: 1. very difficult or impossible to control, manage, or solve: 2. very difficult or impossible to. Learn more.