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The Treatment of Epilepsy

The Treatment of Epilepsy
titolo The Treatment of Epilepsy
Autori , ,
Editore John Wiley & Sons Inc
Formato Libro
Pagine 1072
Pubblicazione 2015
ISBN 9781118937006
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The Treatment of Epilepsy, fourth edition, is a comprehensive reference and clinical guide to the pharmacological, medical and surgical options available in the treatment of epilepsy. * The text is compiled by a group of internationally renowned editors and contributors and is now in full color and extensively illustrated * The first two sections cover the background to, and principles of, treatment in different clinical situations * Section three comprises a series of systematic reviews of contemporary drug therapy, devoting one chapter to each anti-epileptic drug and covering all clinically-relevant aspects * Section four focuses on the surgical options, devoting individual chapters to each of the modalities of presurgical assessment and to each surgical operation or approach * This 4th edition is extensively revised incorporating the many recent developments in therapy, and comprises 81 chapters from world experts from 18 countries

Indice testuale

List of Contributors Preface to the Fourth Edition Preface to the First Edition Historical Introduction: The Drug Treatment of Epilepsy from 1857 to 2015 Simon Shorvon Section I Introduction (Lead editor: Simon Shorvon) 1 Definition (Terminology) and Classification in Epilepsy: A Historical Survey and Current Formulation, with Special Reference to the ILAE 1 Simon Shorvon 2 Differential Diagnosis of Epilepsy 24 Mark Cook 3 Mechanisms of Epileptogenesis 38 Giuliano Avanzini and Silvana Franceschetti 4 Antiepileptic Drug Discovery 52 H. Steve White and Melissa Barker-Haliski 5 Antiepileptic Drug Development 61 Dieter Schmidt 6 Mechanisms of Antiepileptic Drug Action 75 Matthew C. Walker and Rainer Surges 7 Mechanisms of Drug Resistance and Tolerance 92 Wolfgang Loscher and Dieter Schmidt 8 Epilepsy Biomarkers 103 Jerome Engel, Jr. and Asla Pitkanen Section II Principles of Medical Management (Lead editor: Simon Shorvon) 9 General Principles of Medical Management 110 Emilio Perucca 10 Pharmacokinetic Optimization of Therapy 124 Svein I. Johannessen, Cecilie Johannessen Landmark and Emilio Perucca 11 Management of Chronic Active Epilepsy in Adults 139 Simon Shorvon 12 Management of Epilepsy in Remission 148 Patrick Kwan, Howan Leung and Xiaoting Hao 13 Management of Epilepsy in Neonates and Infants 156 Elissa G. Yozawitz and Solomon L. Moshe 14 Management of Childhood Epilepsy Syndromes 174 Colin D. Ferrie 15 Management of Epilepsy in People with Intellectual Disabilities 193 Eylert Brodtkorb 16 Management of Epilepsy in the Elderly 205 Hiba Arif Haider and Lawrence J. Hirsch 17 Emergency Treatment of Seizures and Status Epilepticus 221 Matthew C. Walker and Simon Shorvon 18 Management of Medical Comorbidity Associated with Epilepsy 245 Gagandeep Singh 19 Psychiatric Features of Epilepsy and their Management 259 Brent Elliott and Simon Shorvon 20 Prevention and Management of Side-effects of Antiepileptic Drugs 275 Gaetano Zaccara and Piero Perucca 21 Ketogenic Diets 288 Eric H. Kossoff and Courtney A. Haney 22 Complementary and Alternative Treatments for Epilepsy 298 Sallie Baxendale 23 Reproductive Aspects of Epilepsy Treatment 311 Torbjorn Tomson 24 Genetic Counselling in Epilepsy 323 Federico Zara 25 Drug Interactions 344 Edoardo Spina and Domenico Italiano 26 Medical Treatment of Epilepsy in Resource-Poor Countries 360 Patrick Adjei Section III Antiepileptic Drugs (Lead editor: Emilio Perucca) 27 Introduction to the Choice of Antiepileptic Drugs 365 Emilio Perucca 28 Acetazolamide 376 Miri Y. Neufeld 29 Adrenocorticotropic Hormone and Corticosteroids 388 Federico Vigevano and Maria Roberta Cilio 30 Benzodiazepines Used in the Treatment of Epilepsy 398 Eugen Trinka and Francesco Brigo 31 Brivaracetam 418 Joseph D'Souza and Emilio Perucca 32 Carbamazepine 431 Torbjorn Tomson and Svein I. Johannessen 33 Eslicarbazepine Acetate 447 Meir Bialer and Christian Elger 34 Ethosuximide 460 Tracy A. Glauser and Emilio Perucca 35 Felbamate 472 Ilo E. Leppik and James R. White 36 Gabapentin 479 Ernest R. Somerville, Andrew W. Michell and Arjune Sen 37 Lacosamide 489 Rajesh Sachdeo and Roopal Karia 38 Lamotrigine 498 Awais Riaz and Fumisuke Matsuo 39 Levetiracetam 516 Derek J. Chong and Jacqueline A. French 40 Oxcarbazepine 533 Edward Faught and Hyunmi Kim 41 Perampanel 546 Martin Brodie 42 Phenobarbital, Primidone and Other Barbiturates 555 Roberto Michelucci and Elena Pasini 43 Phenytoin 574 Mervyn J. Eadie 44 Piracetam 589 Simon D. Shorvon 45 Pregabalin 595 Sylvain Rheims and Philippe Ryvlin 46 Retigabine 606 Michel Baulac 47 Rufinamide 617 Victor Biton 48 Stiripentol 628 Tapani Keranen 49 Tiagabine 633 Reetta Kalviainen 50 Topiramate 642 J. Helen Cross and Catherine J. Riney 51 Valproate 652 Anthony G. Marson and Graeme J. Sills 52 Vigabatrin 667 Gunter Kramer and Gabriele Ch. Wohlrab 53 Zonisamide 680 Michel Baulac 54 Other Less Commonly Used Antiepileptic Drugs 689 Martin Holtkamp 55 Drugs in Clinical Development 701 Norman Delanty and H. Steve White Section IV Presurgical Assessment and Epilepsy Surgery (Lead editor: Jerome Engel, Jr.) 56 Overview of Surgical Treatment for Epilepsy 709 Jerome Engel, Jr. 57 Scalp EEG in the Epilepsy Surgery Evaluation 723 Christine B. Baca and John M. Stern 58 Invasive EEG in Presurgical Evaluation of Epilepsy 733 Dennis Spencer, Dang K. Nguyen and Adithya Sivaraju 59 MEG in Epilepsy Surgery Evaluation 756 Hermann Stefan and Paul Boon 60 MRI in Presurgical Evaluation 764 Christian E. Elger and Bernd Weber 61 PET and SPECT in Presurgical Evaluation of Epilepsy 775 Karolien Goffin and Wim Van Paesschen 62 Special Neurophysiological Techniques 787 Francois Mauguiere and Julien Jung 63 Neuropsychological Testing in Presurgical Evaluation 804 Marilyn Jones-Gotman and Gail L. Risse 64 Presurgical Psychiatric Evaluation 817 Andres M. Kanner 65 Mesial Temporal Lobe Surgery and Other Lobar Resections 829 James Leiphart and Itzhak Fried 66 Resective Surgery of Neoplasms 842 Nicholas M. Wetjen and Gregory D. Cascino 67 Resective Surgery of Vascular and Infective Lesions for Epilepsy 858 Christopher E. Uff and Neil D. Kitchen 68 Surgery of Developmental Anomalies Causing Epilepsy 878 Ahyuda Oh, Joshua J. Chern and Youssef G. Comair 69 Hemispheric Operations for Epilepsy 887 Georg Dorfmuller, Christine Bulteau and Olivier Delalande 70 Corpus Callosum Operations 895 David W. Roberts 71 Hypothalamic Hamartoma 903 John F. Kerrigan 72 Multiple Subpial Transection 916 Adriana Bermeo-Ovalle and Michael C. Smith 73 Awake Surgery for Epilepsy 922 Webster H. Pilcher 74 Epilepsy Surgery in Children 931 Jason S. Hauptman and Gary W. Mathern 75 Complications of Epilepsy Surgery 941 Charles E. Polkey 76 Anaesthesia for Epilepsy Surgery 952 Barbara M. Van de Wiele 77 Vagus and Trigeminal Nerve Stimulation 959 Steven C. Schachter 78 Brain Stimulation for Epilepsy 967 Gregory K. Bergey and Robert S. Fisher 79 Non-Resective Approaches for Medically Intractable Epilepsy 980 Thomas J. Gianaris, Andrea G. Scherer and Nicholas M. Barbaro 80 Future Focal Treatment Approaches to Epilepsy 987 Laura Mantoan Ritter and Hannah Cock 81 Epilepsy Surgery in Countries with Limited Resources 999 Andre Palmini and Kurupath Radhakrishnan Index 1008

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