Neurosurgical management of the epilepsies

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Published by Raven Press in New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Epilepsy -- Surgery.,
  • Nervous system -- Surgery.

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Includes bibliographies and index.

Book details

Statementeditors, Dominick P. Purpura, J. Kiffin Penry, Richard D. Walter.
SeriesAdvances in neurology ;, v. 8
ContributionsPurpura, Dominick P., Penry, J. Kiffin, 1929-, Walter, Richard D., 1921-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRD593 .N42
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 356 p. :
Number of Pages356
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5071265M
ISBN 10091121688X
LC Control Number74080533

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Get a printable copy (PDF file) of the complete article (K), or click on a page image below to browse page by page. Articles from Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Psychiatry are provided here courtesy of BMJ GroupAuthor: J. Simpson. Introduction: the physiology of epilepsy --Focal epilepsy: the problem, prevalence, and contributing factors --Theoretical basis for surgical therapy of epilepsy --Criteria for selection of patients for neurosurgical treatment --Principles of clinical investigation of surgical candidates --Contributions of electroencephalography and electorcorticography to the neurosurgical treatment of the epilepsies --Pathologic aspects of epilepsy.

Neurosurgical management of the epilepsies. Author: J Kiffin Penry ; Dominick P Purpura ; Richard D Walter ; National Institute of Neurological Diseases and Stroke. Abstract. Epilepsy is a chronic disorder affecting –1% of the population. Despite the use of many antiepileptic medications, including the most recently available, 30–40% of patients continue to have seizures and about 20% will be considered as drug-resistant [5, 7].Among those, 50–60% have a partial epilepsy, 25% of whom could be surgical by: 1.

The participants come chiefly from the four major centers where this highly specialized type of neurosurgical endeavor is being done, namely, the Montreal Neurological Institute, the Surgical Neurology Branch of the National Institute of Neurological Disease and Stroke at the National Institutes of Health, the Department of Neurological Surgery at the University of Washington in Seattle, and Author: John E.

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About this book Principles of Therapy in the Epilepsies provides a concise, authoritative guide to all aspects of the treatment and management of epilepsies. Chapters cover treatments with anti-epileptic drugs, neurosurgical interventions and other pharmacological and non-pharmacological treatments.

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Drawing upon the expertise of an interdisciplinary team of. The Epilepsies: Seizures, Syndromes and Management by C.P.

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Preface - The Epilepsies - NCBI Bookshelf. The epilepsies manifest with various types of epileptic seizures and comprise a broad family of many common syndromes of diverse age at onset, symptomatology, aetiology, severity, prognosis and specific management requirements. The epilepsies manifest with various types of epileptic seizures and comprise a broad family of many common syndromes of diverse age at onset, symptomatology, aetiology, severity, prognosis and specific management.

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Pediatric frontal lobe epilepsy (FLE) remains a challenging condition for neurosurgeons and epileptologists to manage. Postoperative seizure outcomes remain far inferior to those observed in temporal lobe epilepsies, possibly due to inherent difficulties in delineating and subsequently completely resecting responsible epileptogenic by: Kumar and colleagues’Neurocritical Care Management of the Neurosurgical Patient provides the reader with thorough coverage of neuroanatomical structures, operative surgical approaches, anesthetic considerations, as well as the full range of known complications relating to elective and non-elective neurosurgical procedures.

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Kumar and colleagues’Neurocritical Care Management of the Neurosurgical Patient provides the reader with thorough coverage of neuroanatomical structures, operative surgical approaches, anesthetic considerations, as well as the full range of known complications relating to elective and non-elective neurosurgical procedures.

Stereotactic and other procedures for epilepsy Purpura Dp Penry Jk Walter Rd Neurosurgical management of the epilepsies. 63 Raven New York 25 Spencer DD. Postscript: Should there by a surgical treatment of choice, and if so, how should it be determined?Cited by: 7.

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Principles of Therapy in the Epilepsies provides a concise, authoritative guide to all aspects of the treatment and management of epilepsies. Chapters cover treatments with anti-epileptic drugs, neurosurgical interventions and other pharmacological and non-pharmacological treatments. The book also overviews management strategies for specific groups of patients including women and elderly.

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Clinical insights and easy-to-follow protocols are presented for emergencies associated with disease, infection, and. The most common neurosurgical intervention for cancer pain is intraspinal drug delivery, because it is not ablative, confers a success rate of more than 80%, and has a low morbidity.

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"The last decade of the 20th century was a time of major conceptual change in the practice of epilepsy surgery. In the s, most epilepsy surgery teams pursued only one particular surgical approach, depending on where they were trained.

The first Palm Desert Conference on. Neurosurgical Management of Gliomas, Diagnostic Techniques and Surgical Management of Brain Tumors, Ana Lucia Abujamra, IntechOpen, DOI: / Available from: Melissa C Werndle, Timothy L Jones and Marios C Papadopoulos (September 22nd ).Author: Melissa C Werndle, Timothy L Jones, Marios C Papadopoulos.The management of epileptic seizures in pediatrie and adolescent practice is generally nonsurgical.

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Estimated costs for treating chronic pain, both directly and indirectly, are close to $50 billion a year. Neurosurgeons treat chronic pain with state-of-the-art medical technology.

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