The 70th Annual Meeting of the American Epilepsy Society will take place December 2-6 in Houston, TX.
Impact of Epilepsy on Other Neurological Disorders
Research from AES 2016 explored relationships between epilepsy and other neurological disorders, including Alzheimer disease, MS, stroke, and autism.
Epilepsy: Psychological & Behavioral Interventions
There is a pressing need for effective interventions aimed at enhancing psychological well-being and self-management for epilepsy patients.
Developments in Tumor-Related Epilepsy
Tumor-related epilepsy is poorly controlled by antiepileptic drugs, and the best management of tumor-related focal epilepsies remains controversial.
Complex Psychosocial Comorbidities with Epilepsy
Case 1 (of 4): Increasingly disruptive behavior and possible deteriorating cognitive function in a young girl with a previous right hemispherectomy.
Intractable Epilepsy: What Are the Options?
After failed drug interventions, surgeries, & alternative therapies, is there a point at which to stop additional treatments for intractable epilepsy?
The Complicated Seizure-Sleep Relationship
Antiepileptic drugs, insomnia, and obstructive sleep apnea may all affect the already complicated relationship between epilepsy and sleep.
Future of Epilepsy: AES 2016
Leading epilepsy researchers speculated on trends in surgery & devices, imaging, medication, bioinformatics, and genetic discoveries.
AES 2016: Insight into Seizure Clusters
To improve understanding, Lara Marcuse, MD called for a unified definition of seizure clusters during Epilepsy Therapies Symposium: Risky Business.
AES 2016: Young Investigator Award Research
Award-winning basic, translational, or clinical epilepsy research covered cannabidiol treatment, outcome predictions, imaging studies, and more.
AES 2016: Pregnancy in Women with Epilepsy
Careful planning and monitoring is important for women with epilepsy who become pregnant. Several studies from AES 2016 address pregnancy issues.