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Pediatric Epilepsy Surgery (Journal of Epilepsy, Vol 3/Supplement 1/1990)

Michael Duchowny

Pediatric Epilepsy Surgery (Journal of Epilepsy, Vol 3/Supplement 1/1990)

by Michael Duchowny

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Published by Demos Medical Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Diseases & disorders,
  • Neurology & clinical neurophysiology,
  • Neurosurgery,
  • Paediatric medicine,
  • Pediatrics,
  • Surgery - Neurosurgery,
  • Epilepsy,
  • Pediatric Surgery,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Science/Mathematics

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsLuis Alvarez (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11536776M
    ISBN 100939957353
    ISBN 109780939957354
    OCLC/WorldCa27001281

    Pediatric epilepsy surgery can be used to treat a highly selected group of patients whose seizures are not controllable by standard means.; The appropriate candidate for epilepsy surgery must meet several criteria.; There are currently three major categories of epilepsy surgery: resective surgery, corpus callosotomy, and implantation of the vagus nerve : Norberto Alvarez, MD. Our experience with epilepsy surgery. The Pediatric Epilepsy Program team is experienced in performing epilepsy surgery in children of all ages and with all types of epilepsy. We offer the most advanced surgical techniques available in the treatment of children with epilepsy. Our highly skilled pediatric surgical teams are experts in the full.

    Annually, we perform more than 6, EEGs and epilepsy surgeries, making Cook Children's Comprehensive Epilepsy Program one of the busiest pediatric epilepsy centers in the nation. And with specialized diagnostic tools, like our MEG, the newest generation of advanced imaging technology is now available to even our youngest patients. Epilepsy Surgery in the Underserved Hispanic Population Improves Depression, Anxiety and Quality of Life Epilepsy by the Numbers: Epilepsy Deaths by Age, Race/Ethnicity, and Gender in the United States Significantly Increased from to

    The National Association of Epilepsy Centers rates all Mayo Clinic campuses as Level 4 epilepsy centers, providing the highest level of diagnosis and treatment options for people with epilepsy. Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., and Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Fla., are ranked among the Best Hospitals for neurology and neurosurgery by U.S. News. Pediatric Epilepsy Surgery Support has 2, members. This is a group for parents who are looking to find support for Pediatric Epilepsy Surgery. This.


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Pediatric Epilepsy Surgery (Journal of Epilepsy, Vol 3/Supplement 1/1990) by Michael Duchowny Download PDF EPUB FB2

The definitive reference for pediatric epilepsy surgery Written by internationally recognized authorities in pediatric epilepsy surgery, this cutting-edge book provides essential information about the preoperative assessment of and surgical approaches to the treatment of epilepsy 5/5(1).

Written by internationally recognized authorities in pediatric epilepsy surgery, this cutting-edge book provides essential information about the preoperative assessment of and surgical approaches to the treatment of epilepsy in children. The book opens with an overview of pediatric epilepsy followed by four main sections detailing preoperative assessment, surgical approaches and Cited by: 7.

Written by internationally recognized authorities in pediatric epilepsy surgery, this cutting-edge book provides essential information about the preoperative assessment of and surgical approaches to the treatment of epilepsy in by: 7.

From Pediatric Epilepsy Surgery book book reviews: “This small hardback book punches well above its weight and gives a detailed review of pediatric epilepsy surgery. The Advances section has a good overview of the mechanism of epileptogenesis in the developing brain, which covers much of the animal work that has been undertaken in this area of research.

Manufacturer: Springer. “This small hardback book punches well above its weight and gives a detailed review of pediatric epilepsy surgery. The Advances section has a good overview of the mechanism of epileptogenesis in the developing brain, which covers much of the animal work that has been undertaken in.

Pediatric Epilepsy Surgery is clearly organized and proceeds in a logical manner through preoperative assessment, including electrophysiologic and radiographic evaluations, to detailed explanations of surgical approaches and techniques.

The book ends with discussions of outcomes and recent advances in : Keith R. Ridel. The contributions in this volume cover recent advances and changing concepts on diagnosis and treatment of resistant epilepsy in children.

Topics treated are new insights on mechanisms of epileptogenesis in developing brain, multimodality imaging in pediatric intractable epilepsy, pediatric intractable epilepsy syndromes, pediatric temporal lobe epilepsy surgery, critical review of palliative.

Very few publications exist that provide a complete overview of neurosurgery for pediatric epilepsy. In this very comprehensive book, the authors sought to compile all the information needed to properly treat these young patients.

The authors address pre-surgical evaluation in children, semiology of epileptic seizures, etiology, surgical techniques, palliative surgery and following surgery. The definitive guide to surgical management of epilepsy in pediatric patients This fully revised and updated second edition of Pediatric Epilepsy Surgery, edited by internationally renowned pediatric neurosurgeons and epilepsy surgery experts Oğuz Çataltepe and George Jallo, fills a void in the literature, encompassing the full spectrum of topics related to the surgical treatment of intractable epilepsy and seizures.

Pediatric epilepsy has a wide variety of etiology and severity. A recent epidemiological study suggested that surgery might be indicated in as many as 5% of the pediatric epilepsy population. Now, we know that effective epilepsy surgery can result in seizure freedom and improvement of psychomotor development.

Introduction. Epilepsy is a common neurological problem, affecting approximately 1% of the general population.1, 2 Although the majority of patients with epilepsy are managed well with antiseizure medication, approximately 20% to 30% of patients with chronic seizures are not adequately controlled with medications alone.1, 2, 3 Medically intractable epilepsy is commonly defined as a.

The definitive reference for pediatric epilepsy surgery Written by internationally recognized authorities in pediatric epilepsy surgery, this cutting-edge book provides essential information about. This fully revised and updated second edition of Pediatric Epilepsy Surgery, edited by internationally renowned pediatric neurosurgeons and epilepsy surgery experts Oğuz Çataltepe and George Jallo, fills a void in the literature, encompassing the full spectrum of topics related to the surgical treatment of intractable epilepsy and seizures in children.

Pediatric Epilepsy: After Surgery. Follow-up care is extremely important in tracking the progress of your child’s recovery.

Your pediatric neurosurgeon will schedule follow-up appointments to make sure your child is continuing to make progress and to assess the effect of surgery on the seizures. Thieme eBooks, The definitive guide to surgical management of epilepsy in pediatric patients This fully revised and updated second edition of Pediatric Epilepsy Surgery, edited by internationally renowned pediatric neurosurgeons and epilepsy surgery experts Oğuz Çataltepe and George Jallo, fills a void in the literature, encompassing the full spectrum of topics related to the surgical.

A comprehensive epilepsy evaluation may require an inpatient admission to the epilepsy center's epilepsy monitoring unit (EMU). The evaluation is done to confirm a diagnosis of epilepsy seizures, to classify the type of seizures, and/or to determine if the patient would be a candidate for epilepsy surgery.

Get this from a library. Pediatric epilepsy surgery. [Nejat Akalan; C Di Rocco;] -- The contributions in this volume cover recent advances and changing concepts on diagnosis and treatment of resistant epilepsy in children. Topics treated are new insights on mechanisms of.

Pediatric epilepsy is a debilitating condition that impacts millions of patients throughout the world. Approximately 20–30% of children with recurrent seizures have drug-resistant epilepsy (DRE). For these patients, surgery offers the possibility of not just seizure freedom but significantly improved neurocognitive and behavioral outcomes.

Written by internationally recognized authorities in pediatric epilepsy surgery, this cutting-edge book provides essential information about the preoperative assessment of and surgical approaches to the treatment of epilepsy in children. The book opens with an overview of pediatric epilepsy followed by.

The extensively updated third edition of Pediatric Epilepsy: Diagnosis and Therapy continues to be the definitive volume on the diagnosis, treatment, classification, and management of the childhood epilepsies.

Written by nearly international leaders in the field, this new edition progresses logically with major sections on the basic mechanisms of the disease, classification, epidemiology.

Authors/Editors. Hans O Lüders Publisher. Informa Healthcare. Additional Details. Length: 1, pp Cost: $ US Textbook of Epilepsy Surgery covers all of the latest advances in the surgical management of epilepsy, including new neuroimaging techniques; new surgical strategies; more aggressive surgical approaches in cases with catastrophic epilepsies; better understanding of epileptogenic.In this second edition of Pediatric Epilepsy Surgery, editors Cataltepe and Jallo provide a comprehensive overview of the presurgical evaluation and the surgical techniques for pediatric epilepsy.

This book has pages, divided into 5 sections and 74 chapters. Chapters are well-written, concise with ample clear illustrations and : Khalil S. Husari.The Journal of Pediatric Epilepsy is an English multidisciplinary peer-reviewed international journal publishing articles on all topics related to epilepsy and seizure disorders, epilepsy surgery, neurology, neurosurgery, and neuropsychology in childhood.

These topics include the basic sciences related to the condition itself, the differential.