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Epilepsy
06/14/2022
Women with epilepsy frequently need medication to prevent seizures during pregnancy and the risk of prenatal exposure of children is important to understand. Researchers examined the impact of prenatal...
06/14/2022
Case In Point
Case In Point
06/14/2022
A 60-year-old man presented to our emergency department with a 1-week history of cough, dyspnea, and lower extremity edema. His medical history was significant for alcoholic cirrhosis, type 2 diabetes, and...
06/14/2022
Seizure
Seizure
05/21/2020
Among adult patients with an unprovoked first seizure, which factor is NOT associated with seizure recurrence? Test your knowledge in our pop quiz.
05/21/2020

Interactive Features

Seizure
Seizure
05/21/2020
Among adult patients with an unprovoked first seizure, which factor is NOT associated with seizure recurrence? Test your knowledge in our pop quiz.
05/21/2020
Seizure
Seizure
01/12/2020
Each year, millions of Americans experience seizure events. Do you think interictal epileptiform discharges are a helpful tool for predicting seizure focus or surgical outcome? Share your opinion by taking...
01/12/2020
Seizure
Seizure
01/11/2020
More than 3 million Americans have epilepsy, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Do you think tracking interictal spikes can be an effective way to predict when these individuals...
01/11/2020
Seizure
Seizure
01/14/2019
Listen to our podcast with Dr Emily Johnson on late-onset epilepsy. Then take this quiz to see what you have learned.
01/14/2019

Clinical Insights

Seizure
Seizure
04/17/2020
A new study suggests that late-onset unprovoked seizures of unknown etiology may be associated with a doubled risk of developing dementia among older veterans. Neurology Consultant spoke with corresponding...
04/17/2020
Epilepsy
Barbara Dworetzky
Epilepsy
12/30/2019
She outlines the challenges associated with diagnosing psychogenic nonepileptic seizures (PNES), how neurologists and other providers can overcome these challenges, and more.
12/30/2019
Epilepsy
Emily Johnson
Epilepsy
01/24/2019
Dr Emily Johnson from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine talks about her research on late-onset epilepsy, the midlife risk factors that may contribute to late-onset epilepsy, and more.
01/24/2019