The study is the first RCT to look at the impact of early treatment with IV glyburide on cerebral edema after large hemispheric stroke.
Veronica Hackethal, MD
Little evidence exists to guide drug choice in elderly patients with epilepsy. The KOMET study compared carbamazepine, levitiracetam, and valproate.
The American Academy of Neurology has issued a new practice advisory on recurrent stroke in patients with patent foramen ovale.
Cardiac arrhythmias associated with long QT syndrome could explain an association with seizures, but researchers looked at other mechanisms.
A study from South Korea suggests epilepsy may have a direct effect on certain autistic symptoms.
Research has suggested a link between air pollution and ischemic stroke, but drawing definitive conclusions has proven elusive.
This study is the first to evaluate a possible link between parental infertility or fertility treatment and idiopathic generalized epilepsy.
Can anticoagulation harm patients with atrial fibrillation who are on dialysis? Results from a meta-analysis may surprise you.
One-year results from the PREVAIL OLE extension trial discuss the safety and efficacy of topiramate for refractory partial onset seizures.
A retrospective cohort study of Medicare patients sought to determine if carotid endarterectomy or carotid stenting provided better outcomes.