Trends in Epilepsy Research
David Cameron’s son Ivan was born with a neurological disorder that baffled doctors. He was later diagnosed with a rare epileptic syndrome, Ohtahara syndrome. Now, he writes, genomic testing can end the anguish of uncertainty.
On International Epilepsy Day (Feb 12th), Texas Children's experts, an epileptologist, Dr. Dave Clarke, Ms. Jillian Davis, lead dietitician for ketogenic diet program and Dr. Rebecca Schultz, pediatric nurse practiitioner, share valuable information about the benefits of ketogenic diet for epilepsy patients.
What is epilepsy, and who is affected?
Automated detection of high-frequency oscillations (HFOs) identify source of seizures in epilepsy patients