Maria Roberta Cilio
- Long-term effects of status epilepticus in the immature brain are specific for age and modelMaria Roberta Cilio
Department of Neurology, Harvard Medical School, Center for Research in Pediatric Epilepsy, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Epilepsia 44:518-28. 2003..The goal of this study was to determine whether the long-term consequences of SE during development on hippocampal plasticity and cognitive function are age and model specific...
- Intravenous levetiracetam terminates refractory status epilepticus in two patients with migrating partial seizures in infancyMaria Roberta Cilio
Division of Neurology, Bambino Gesu Children s Hospital, Rome, Italy
Epilepsy Res 86:66-71. 2009..To evaluate the efficacy and tolerability of intravenous (IV) levetiracetam in refractory status epilepticus of migrating partial seizures in infancy (MPSI)...
- Seizure-induced changes in place cell physiology: relationship to spatial memoryXianzeng Liu
Neuroscience Center at Dartmouth, Division of Neurology, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756, USA
J Neurosci 23:11505-15. 2003..Our findings also suggest that the defects in place cell and spatial memory after SE and acute chemically induced seizures result from different processes...
- Memory impairment following status epilepticus in immature rats: time-course and environmental effectsAnnemarieke Rutten
Department of Neurology, Harvard Medical School, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Eur J Neurosci 16:501-13. 2002..Although SE results in cognitive impairment within days of the seizure, housing in an enriched environment after SE has a beneficial effect on cognitive performance in rats...
- Efficacy of levetiracetam in the treatment of drug-resistant Rett syndromeNicola Specchio
Division of Neurology, Bambino Gesu Children s Hospital, IRCCS, P zza S Onofrio, Rome, Italy
Epilepsy Res 88:112-7. 2010..Levetiracetam appeared effective in our series of drug-resistant RTT patients. All reported a reduction in seizure frequency and consequently a better quality of life...
- Seizures and magnetic resonance imaging-detected brain injury in newborns cooled for hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathyHannah C Glass
Department of Neurology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
J Pediatr 159:731-735.e1. 2011..To describe the association between electrographically detected seizures and brain injury evaluated by magnetic resonance imaging in newborns treated with hypothermia...