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FDA approves Deep Brain Stimulation for Epilepsy.-Medtronic

Medtronic plc announced both the U.S. launch of Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) for medically-refractory epilepsy and the first commercially implanted...

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New company Arvelle Therapeutics secures EU rights to cenobamate for treatment of focal( partial offset) seizures.- Arvelle + SK Biopharmaceuticals

Axovant Sciences , a clinical-stage company developing innovative gene therapies, announces the formation of Arvelle Therapeutics and the strategic transition...

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Fintepla filed with FDA and MAA for Dravet syndrome.- Zogenix

Zogenix has completed its rolling submission of a New Drug Application (NDA) to the FDA and submitted a Marketing Authorization...

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Guidelines

Epilepsies: diagnosis and management

The guideline covers diagnosing, treating and managing epilepsy and seizures in children, young people and adults in primary and secondary care.

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Diagnosis and management of epilepsy in adults

The guideline makes evidence-based recommendations covering all aspects of diagnosis and management of adults with epilepsy including a completely revised section on epilepsy and women’s health and new sections covering...

Added 3 years ago

Guidelines for the use of PET-CT in children, Second edition

The use of positron emission tomography co-registered with computed tomography (PET-CT) in adult oncology, neurology and cardiology is well established....

Added 4 years ago

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Journal articles

Brivaracetam in the Treatment of Patients with Epilepsy-First Clinical Experiences.

Objectives: To assess first clinical experiences with brivaracetam (BRV) in the treatment of epilepsies.

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A review of the pharmacology and clinical efficacy of brivaracetam.

Brivaracetam (BRV; Briviact) is a new antiepileptic drug (AED) approved for adjunctive treatment of focal (partial-onset) seizures in adults.

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Effect of Cannabidiol on Drop Seizures in the Lennox-Gastaut Syndrome.

We investigated the efficacy and safety of cannabidiol added to a regimen of conventional antiepileptic medication to treat drop seizures in patients with the Lennox-Gastaut syndrome...

Added 8 months ago

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Epilepsy: putting NICE guidelines into practice

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Hallucinations - red flag symptoms

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Epilepsy: clinical review

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