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Epileptic Disorders

The Educational Journal of the International League Against Epilepsy

Epileptic Disorders

Epileptic Disorders is the real forum where all the experts and medical students who wish to improve their understanding of epilepsy and related  disorders can share practical experiences surrounding diagnosis and care, natural history and management of seizure. Regularly improving its features, Epileptic Disorders has been fitted with a state-of-the-art website, Especially designed for epilepsy clinicians and researchers, it
gives access to a huge international database of videos and EEG-sequences. A DVD is also provided with each issue of the journal, which publishes peer reviewed review articles, original articles and case studies. This complete and unique tool that is Epileptic Disorders has proven its efficiency for interpretation of information from neuroimaging, for teaching purpose, for pre-surgical evaluation and for neuropathology.


Ahead of print

Clinical commentary

Article Exceptional response to brivaracetam in a patient with refractory idiopathic generalized epilepsy and absence seizures
Alberto Grande-Martín, David Sopelana-Garay, José Manuel Pardal-Fernández, Rosa María Sánchez-Honrubia, Álvaro Abelardo Sánchez-Larsen
Online since 22/11/2017

Article De novo absence status epilepticus of late onset (DNASLO) precipitated by oral treatment with cefuroxime: description of an ambulatory case
José L. Fernández-Torre, Alicia Paramio-Paz, Anjana López-Delgado, María Martín-García, Isabel González-Aramburu, Miguel A. Hernández-Hernández
Online since 22/11/2017

Article Crossing the lines between epilepsy syndromes: a myoclonic epilepsy variant with prominent eyelid myoclonia and atonic components
Pinelopi Dragoumi, Jacqueline Emery, Fiona Chivers, Megan Brady, Archana Desurkar, J Helen Cross, Krishna B. Das
Online since 25/11/2017

Article Sleep-related hypermotor epilepsy activated by rapid eye movement sleep
Xiaoli Wang, Lara V Marcuse, Lang Jin, Ying Zhang, Wenjuan Zhang, Beibei Chen, Na Yuan, Bi Wang, Yonghong Liu
Online since 25/11/2017

Review article

Article Facing the hidden wall in mesial extratemporal lobe epilepsy
Tom Theys, Thomas Decramer, Wim Van Paesschen, Xavier De Tiège, Lorella Minotti, Marec von Lehe, Stephan Chabardès, Philippe Kahane, Anne-Sophie Job
Online since 22/12/2017

Article Rufinamide for the treatment of Lennox-Gastaut syndrome: evidence from clinical trials and clinical practice
Pasquale Striano, Rob McMurray, Estevo Santamarina, Mercè Falip
Online since 10/01/2018