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Edited By: Gary W. Mathern, MD and Astrid Nehlig, PhD

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New Clinicial Definition for Epilepsy Improves Diagnosis Accuracy

ILAE Official Report--A practical clinical definition of epilepsy
Robert S. Fisher, Carlos Acevedo, Alexis Arzimanoglou, Alicia Bogacz, J. Helen Cross, et al. (2014)

From the editors: Names count--the new operational definition of epilepsy and Epilepsia's poll

Commentary: ILAE President--Emilio Perucca
Department of Internal Medicine and Therapeutics, University of Pavia and C. Mondino National Neurological Institute, Pavia, Italy.

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Chong Tin Tan--Professor in the Division of Neurology at the University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Dr. Steven C. Schachter--Professor of Neurology at Harvard Medical School in Boston, Massachusetts.

Dr. Elinor Ben-Menachem--Professor of Neurology and Epilepsy at the Institute for Clinical Neurosciences and Physiology, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden.

Dr. Allen Hauser--Departments of Neurology, Epidemiology, and Sergievsky Center, Columbia University, New York, NY.

Jessica Solodar--author focused on photic seizures triggered by electronic media.

Robert S. Fisher--Department of Neurology & Neurological Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine


March 2014 articles from the Editors

Emergency management of febrile status epilepticus: Results of the FEBSTAT study
Syndi Seinfeld, Shlomo Shinnar, Shumei Sun, Dale C. Hesdorffer, Xiaoyan Deng, et al. (2014)

Two year seizure reduction in adults with medically intractable partial onset epilepsy treated with responsive neurostimulation: Final results of the RNS system pivotal trial
Christianne N. Heck, David King-Stephens, Andrew D. Massey, Dileep Nair, Barbara C. Jobst, et al. (2014)

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