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Epileptic Disorders

The Educational Journal of the International League Against Epilepsy

Volume 9, numéro 2, June 2007

Special article

En accès libre Non-invasive alternatives to the Wada test in the presurgical evaluation of language and memory functions in epilepsy patients (p.111-26)
Isabelle Pelletier, Hannelore C Sauerwein, Franco Lepore, Dave Saint-Amour, Maryse Lassonde

Original article

En accès libre Presurgical evaluation in refractory epilepsy secondary to meningitis or encephalitis: bilateral memory deficits often preclude surgery (p.127-33)
Antonio Donaire, Mar Carreno, Rolando Agudo, Pilar Delgado, Nuria Bargalló, Xavier Setoaín, Teresa Boget, Toni Raspall, Merce Falip, Jordi Rumiá, Luis Pintor, Iratxe Maestro

En accès libre Complex partial status epilepticus is an unrecognised feature in SESA syndrome: new insights into its pathophysiology (p.134-9)
José L Fernández-Torre, José L Hernández-Hernández, Julio Jiménez-Bonilla, Andrés González-Mandly, Oscar García-Regata

En accès libre Atypical case of Aicardi-Goutières syndrome with late-onset myoclonic status (p.140-4)
Andrea Berger, Christiane Schroeter, Adelheid Wiemer-Kruel, Karl Strobl, Georg F Hoffmann, Dietz Rating, Pierre Lebon, Jan-Peter Ernst, Nicole I Wolf
Avec vidéo

En accès libre Temporal lobe dual pathology in malignant migrating partial seizures in infancy (p.145-8)
Giangennaro Coppola, Francesca Felicia Operto, Gianfranca Auricchio, Alessandra D’Amico, Delia Fortunato, Antonio Pascotto
Avec vidéo

En accès libre Focal motor seizure with automatisms in a newborn (p.149-52)
Marilena Vecchi, Agnese Suppiej, Massimo Mastrangelo, Clementina Boniver
Avec vidéo

En accès libre “Tonic-absence seizures”: an unusual seizure phenotype, but not necessarily in that order (p.153-7)
Krishna B Das, Stewart G Boyd
Avec vidéo

En accès libre Magnetoencephalographic studies of focal epileptic activity in three patients with epilepsy suggestive of Lennox-Gastaut syndrome (p.158-63)
Kotaro Sakurai, Naoaki Tanaka, Kyousuke Kamada, Fumiya Takeuchi, Youji Takeda, Tsukasa Koyama

En accès libre Chronic PLEDs with transitional rhythmic discharges (PLEDs-plus) in remote stroke (p.164-9)
José F Téllez-Zenteno, Sylaja N Pillai, Michael D Hill, Neelan Pillay

En accès libre Over-interpretation of electroclinical and neuroimaging findings in syncopes misdiagnosed as epileptic seizures (p.170-3)
Jinane Fattouch, Carlo Di Bonaventura, Stefano Strano, Nicola Vanacore, Mario Manfredi, Massimiliano Prencipe, Anna Teresa Giallonardo

Clinical commentary with video sequences

En accès libre Video-EEG in syncopal attack due to ocular compression in an adolescent mistreated for epilepsy (p.174-8)
Philippe Gelisse, Anna Serafini, Jean Marc Davy, Marc Balbe, Philippe Coubes, Arielle Crespel
Avec vidéo

En accès libre Unrecognized paroxysmal ventricular standstill masquerading as epilepsy: a Stokes-Adams attack (p.179-81)
Chi-Fang You, Chee-Fah Chong, Tzong-Luen Wang, Tzu-Yao Hung, Chien-Chih Chen

En accès libre Spinal algetic-tonic seizures manifesting as paroxysmal “positive” Brown-Séquard syndrome (p.182-5)
Anne Kirchner, Annkathrin Poepel, Matthias Hantsch, Horst Urbach, Christian E Elger, Christian G Bien
Avec vidéo

En accès libre Status gelasticus associated with levetiracetam as add-on treatment (p.186-9)
Giuseppina Pustorino, Maria Spano, Domenica Lucia Sgro, Gabriella Di Rosa, Giovanni Tricomi, Dorotea Bellantone, Gaetano Tortorella
Avec vidéo

En accès libre A case of congenital bilateral perisylvian syndrome due to bilateral schizencephaly (p.190-3)
K Puthenveettil Vinayan, Kiyohito Terada

Conference report

En accès libre Genetics of epilepsy : Epilepsy Research Foundation workshop report (p.194-236)
Sanjay Sisodiya, J. Helen Cross, Ingmar Blümcke, David Chadwick, John Craig, Peter B. Crino, Paul Debenham, Norman Delanty, Frances Elmslie, Mark Gardiner, Jeffrey Golden, David Goldstein, David A. Greenberg, Renzo Guerrini, Michael Hanna, John Harris, Paul Harrison, Michael R. Johnson, George Kirov, Dimitri M. Kullman, Andrew Makoff, Carla Marini, Rima Nabbout, Lina Nashef, Jeffrey L. Noebels, Ruth Ottman, Munir Pirmohamed, Asla Pitkänen, Ingrid Scheffer, Simon Shorvon, Graeme Sills, Nicholas Wood, Sameer Zuberi