epileptology

epileptology

(ĕp″ĭ-lĕp-tŏl′ŏ-jē) [″ + logos, word, reason]
The study of epilepsy.
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The availability of perampanel, which reduces the frequency of seizures, is welcome news for Russian people aged 12 years and over and living with this form of epilepsy," comments Elena Belousova, Director of Psychoneurology and Epileptology, Moscow Research Institute of Paediatrics.
Interest in electrical stimulation of cranial nerves began in epileptology, Dr.
Modern epileptology has stated that epileptic seizures are the consequences of a basic epileptogenic tendency (genes), various more or less obvious triggering factors, and major causative factors.
NeuroSigma), a California-based life sciences company focused on commercialization of its non-invasive Monarch(TM) eTNS(TM) System for the treatment of neurological and neuropsychiatric disorders, today announced top-line summaries of presentations made last week at the 11th European Congress on Epileptology in Stockholm, Sweden, related to the use of external trigeminal nerve stimulation (eTNS) in epilepsy.
Axmacher, researcher at the Department of Epileptology of the University of Bonn, said visual and spatial perceptions have to be linked together.
Though Oman does not have enough studies to provide the exact numbers of epilepsy patients, Dr Talal Almashaiki, conA[degrees] sultant in clinical neurophysiology and epileptology at Sultan Qaboos University Hospital, said he came across enough patients during his practice that encouraged his deciA[degrees] sion to specialise in the subject.
Epileptology of the first-seizure presentation: A clinical, electroencephalographic and magnetic resonance imaging study of 300 consecutive patients.
With the participation of renowned international and regional faculty, the two-day comprehensive program will present cutting edge topics in clinical epileptology.
He is also internationally peer-recognized in neuroscience, epileptology, phenomenology, consciousness research, dimensional biopsychophysics, and parapsychology.
Contributors work in neurology and related fields mostly in the UK, especially at King's College London, and the book is based on the current teaching course of the Institute of Epileptology Masters in Science course in Epilepsy there.