Dynamics of drug treatment in epilepsy








The dynamics of drug treatment in epilepsy an observational study

9/22/2014
07:10 | Author: Jeremy Rodriguez

Dynamics of drug treatment in epilepsy
The dynamics of drug treatment in epilepsy an observational study

The dynamics of drug treatment in epilepsy: an observational study in an unselected population based cohort with newly diagnosed epilepsy followed up.

About a third of the patients in this group have one or more seizures every month. There is probably still considerable room for improvement in prescribing practice in the United Kingdom. Out of 30 000 patients with newly diagnosed epilepsy every year in the United Kingdom, about 6000 have inadequate seizure control in the long term. Only two thirds of these patients with frequent seizures are likely to switch medication to try and achieve better seizure control.

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The dynamics of drug treatment in epilepsy an observational study

7/21/2014
05:20 | Author: Jeremy Rodriguez

Drug treatment seizure
The dynamics of drug treatment in epilepsy an observational study

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H. Steve White In Search of Better Treatments for Epilepsy - Brain

5/20/2014
03:30 | Author: Jeremy Rodriguez

Dynamics of drug treatment in epilepsy
H. Steve White In Search of Better Treatments for Epilepsy - Brain

H. Steve White, professor of pharmacology and toxicology and Brain Institute member developed world-renowned Anticonvulsant Drug Development (ADD).

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It is heartbreaking for his parents to know that the potential he once had is now gone. Now at the age of eight, he has the cognitive ability of a toddler. As a baby, Adam started having seizures. Due to resulting brain damage, he began failing to meet developmental milestones.

Unexpectedly, some anti-epileptic drugs have been shown to relieve migraine headaches (TOPAMAX), bipolar depression (Lamictal), and chronic pain (Neurontin).

With this information in hand, doctors may be able identify populations that are at-risk for developing epilepsy.

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The epidemiology of epilepsy revisited - ResearchGate

3/19/2014
01:20 | Author: Jeremy Rodriguez

Epilepsy medication for children
The epidemiology of epilepsy revisited - ResearchGate

Epidemiology is the study of the dynamics of a medical condition in a population. . treatment is inherent and therefore seizure control in some severely affected.

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Epilepsy Automatic Seizure Detection and Focus Localization for

1/18/2014
01:10 | Author: Jeremy Rodriguez

Dynamics of drug treatment in epilepsy
Epilepsy Automatic Seizure Detection and Focus Localization for

Schmidt D (2009) Drug treatment of epilepsy: options and limitations. Jefferys JG (2010) Effects of direct brain stimulation depend on seizure dynamics.

References. For each patient and statistic, the QD strategy (i) will use the HMM to recursively estimate the a posteriori probability of being in ictal state conditioned on current and past iEEG measurements; and (ii) will compare this probability to a time-varying, state-dependent, unsupervised threshold to decide whether a seizure is occurred or not. The QD strategy will be compared to state-of-the-art AOSD schemes and critical aspects of the QD (e.g., computational and memory requirements, safety, etc.) will be validated to prove whether or not our control-theoretical approach performs significantly better than existing approaches.

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