Curr Neurol Neurosci Rep. 2017 Jun;17(6):48. doi: 10.1007/s11910-017-0758-6. The New Classification of Seizures by the International League Against Epilepsy 2017. Fisher RS1. Author information Abstract PURPOSE OF REVIEW: This review presents the newly developed International League Against Epilepsy (ILAE) 2017 classification of seizure types. RECENT FINDINGS: The fundamental distinction is between seizures that begin focally… Read More New Classification of Seizures by the International League Against Epilepsy 2017.
Ann Intern Med. 2017 Feb 7;166(3):157-163. doi: 10.7326/M16-0551. Epub 2016 Dec 6. Dual Health Care System Use and High-Risk Prescribing in Patients With Dementia: A National Cohort Study. Thorpe JM1, Thorpe CT1, Gellad WF1, Good CB1, Hanlon JT1, Mor MK1, Pleis JR1, Schleiden LJ1, Van Houtven CH1. Author information Abstract BACKGROUND: Recent federal policy changes… Read More High-Risk Prescribing in Patients With Dementia: A National Cohort Study
Felipe Batalini, Alon Avidan, Brian Moseley and John Ringman published at Alzheimer’s Disease and Associated Disorders This interesting brief case reports a patient with dementia with Lewy bodies whose dream enactment symptoms improved with Levetiracetam. This can turn to be a possible area of research given the better side effect profile of this drug in… Read More Improvement of Dream Enactment Behavior Associated With Levetiracetam Treatment in Dementia With Lewy Bodies