Mervyn J Eadie

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Convulsive ergotism: epidemics of the serotonin syndrome?
    Mervyn J Eadie
    Department of Medicine, University of Queensland, and the Royal Brisbane Hospital, Brisbane, Australia
    Lancet Neurol 2:429-34. 2003
  2. doi request reprint Samuel Wilks (1824-1911): neurologist and generalist of the Mid-Victorian Era
    Mervyn J Eadie
    Department of Medicine, Central Clinical School, University of Queensland, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Herston, Brisbane, Australia
    J Med Biogr 16:215-20. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Shortcomings in the current treatment of epilepsy
    Mervyn J Eadie
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Queensland, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Herston, Brisbane, QLD 4027, Australia
    Expert Rev Neurother 12:1419-27. 2012
  4. doi request reprint William Gowers: the never completed third edition of the 'Bible of Neurology'
    Mervyn J Eadie
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Queensland, Brisbane 4027, Australia
    Brain 135:3178-88. 2012
  5. doi request reprint The prescribing of antiepileptic drugs for pregnant Australian women
    Frank J E Vajda
    Department of Medicine and Neurosciences, University of Melbourne, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 52:49-53. 2012
  6. doi request reprint William Gowers' interpretation of epileptogenic mechanisms: 1880-1906
    Mervyn J Eadie
    Central Clinical School, University of Queensland, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Herston, Queensland, Australia
    Epilepsia 52:1045-51. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Experimental epileptology before 1900
    Mervyn J Eadie
    Central Clinical School, University of Queensland, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Herston, Brisbane, Australia
    Epilepsia 50:377-386. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Antiepileptic drugs in Australia: 2002-2007
    Samantha A Hollingworth
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston, QLD 4006, Australia
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 19:82-9. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Cortical epileptogenesis--Hughlings Jackson and his predecessors
    Mervyn J Eadie
    Department of Medicine Royal Brisbane Hospital, Central Clinical School, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Epilepsia 48:2010-5. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Victor Horsley's contribution to Jacksonian epileptology
    Mervyn J Eadie
    Department of Medicine, University of Queensland, Royal Brisbane Hospital, Brisbane, Australia
    Epilepsia 46:1836-40. 2005

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Convulsive ergotism: epidemics of the serotonin syndrome?
    Mervyn J Eadie
    Department of Medicine, University of Queensland, and the Royal Brisbane Hospital, Brisbane, Australia
    Lancet Neurol 2:429-34. 2003
    ..The serotonin syndrome may, therefore, have been a public-health problem long before it was recognised as a complication of modern psychopharmacology...
  2. doi request reprint Samuel Wilks (1824-1911): neurologist and generalist of the Mid-Victorian Era
    Mervyn J Eadie
    Department of Medicine, Central Clinical School, University of Queensland, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Herston, Brisbane, Australia
    J Med Biogr 16:215-20. 2008
    ..He provided possibly the first account of alcoholic peripheral neuritis and published an early account of probable myasthenia gravis...
  3. doi request reprint Shortcomings in the current treatment of epilepsy
    Mervyn J Eadie
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Queensland, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Herston, Brisbane, QLD 4027, Australia
    Expert Rev Neurother 12:1419-27. 2012
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  4. doi request reprint William Gowers: the never completed third edition of the 'Bible of Neurology'
    Mervyn J Eadie
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Queensland, Brisbane 4027, Australia
    Brain 135:3178-88. 2012
    ....
  5. doi request reprint The prescribing of antiepileptic drugs for pregnant Australian women
    Frank J E Vajda
    Department of Medicine and Neurosciences, University of Melbourne, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 52:49-53. 2012
    ..It is not clear how widely it is appreciated in Australia that certain antiepileptic drugs, particularly valproate, are teratogenic...
  6. doi request reprint William Gowers' interpretation of epileptogenic mechanisms: 1880-1906
    Mervyn J Eadie
    Central Clinical School, University of Queensland, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Herston, Queensland, Australia
    Epilepsia 52:1045-51. 2011
    ..He settled on the synaptic gap as its likely site. However, the inhibition mechanism that he proposed, namely, retraction of dendrites, was rather extraordinary in the light of subsequent knowledge...
  7. doi request reprint Experimental epileptology before 1900
    Mervyn J Eadie
    Central Clinical School, University of Queensland, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Herston, Brisbane, Australia
    Epilepsia 50:377-386. 2009
    ..Nevertheless, the pre-1900 investigations not only laid the foundations for the 20th Century expansion of experimental studies on epileptogenesis but also advanced the understanding of epileptic seizure production...
  8. doi request reprint Antiepileptic drugs in Australia: 2002-2007
    Samantha A Hollingworth
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston, QLD 4006, Australia
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 19:82-9. 2010
    ..We examined the trends in the prescribing of subsidised AEDs in the Australian population from 2002 to 2007...
  9. ncbi request reprint Cortical epileptogenesis--Hughlings Jackson and his predecessors
    Mervyn J Eadie
    Department of Medicine Royal Brisbane Hospital, Central Clinical School, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Epilepsia 48:2010-5. 2007
    ..To trace the concept that the cerebral cortex is the site of epileptogenesis before Hughlings Jackson published the idea in 1870 in the paper "A study of convulsions" which marks the beginning of modern epileptology...
  10. ncbi request reprint Victor Horsley's contribution to Jacksonian epileptology
    Mervyn J Eadie
    Department of Medicine, University of Queensland, Royal Brisbane Hospital, Brisbane, Australia
    Epilepsia 46:1836-40. 2005
    ..To describe Victor Horsley's contribution to John Hughlings Jackson's understanding of the mechanisms involved in the generalization of convulsive epileptic seizures...
  11. ncbi request reprint The epileptology of Théodore Herpin (1799-1865)
    Mervyn J Eadie
    Department of Medicine, University of Queensland, Royal Brisbane Hospital, Brisbane, Australia
    Epilepsia 43:1256-61. 2002
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