This project resulted in an increase in knowledge of epilepsy, a better knowledge on management of acute seizures in the school settings, a reduction in anxiety, and an increase in willingness to administer rescue medications.
Blocking of orexin receptors attenuates some of these endpoints and increases longevity, supporting the notion that windows of opportunity for intervention exist in this preclinical SUDEP model.
Researchers from the Epilepsy Centre at Kuopio University Hospital, University of Eastern Finland and Neuro Event Labs created an algorithm with deep convolutional neural networks to offer fast, reliable and automatic assessment of the severity of myoclonic jerks.
Seizures may be linked to a higher risk of death or disability in adults who have had a severe ischemic stroke, according to preliminary research to be presented at the American Stroke Association's International Stroke Conference 2020.
The contralateral hippocampal internal microstructure may have be implicated in post-surgery seizure freedom in patients with temporal lobe epilepsy with hippocampal sclerosis.