Dietary therapies have returned to the spotlight as viable nonpharmacological treatment options for medication refractory epilepsy.
Reach for Levetiracetam in Early-Onset Nonsyndromic Epilepsy?
Most neurologists reach for levetiracetam monotherapy for children with early onset, nonsyndromic epilepsy initially. This study questions that practice.
Cannabidiol for Seizures
Marijuana has been employed since ancient times for the treatment of epilepsy. However, rigorous scientific data supporting its efficacy has been essentially nonexistent until recently.
Dietary Therapy to Improve Epilepsy Outcomes: Case Vignettes
The authors present illustrative fictional accounts of patients with medical problems with co-occurring epilepsy.
Can Dietary Changes Improve Epilepsy Outcomes?
Leveraging Technology to Improve Epilepsy Treatment: Responsive Neurostimulation
An update on responsive neurostimulation, the only implantable, closed-loop device approved for treating seizures.
A Quiz on SUDEP
3 things you may not know—from the new AAN guidelines—about sudden unexpected death in epilepsy.
Responsive Neurostimulation: 5 Important Facts
Key details about an option for the treatment of drug-resistant epilepsy in patients who are not surgical candidates.
The Human Epilepsy Project
Dr. Loeb summarizes a global and one-of-a-kind approach of biomarker and drug discovery using systems biology of human brain tissues.
Noninvasive Biomarkers for Epilepsy: A New Way Forward
Thanks to technology, it may be possible to diagnose epilepsy in patients earlier and via noninvasive means.
Anti-epileptics in Pregnancy?
What are the risks of anti-seizure meds in pregnancy? Benefits?