Georgia Montouris

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Publications

  1. ncbi Gabapentin exposure in human pregnancy: results from the Gabapentin Pregnancy Registry
    Georgia Montouris
    Department of Neurology, Boston University School of Medicine, 715 Albany Street, Collamore Building, 3rd Floor, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 4:310-7. 2003
  2. doi Evaluating racial/ethnic variations in outpatient epilepsy care
    Ruzan Avetisyan
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 27:95-101. 2013
  3. ncbi Importance of monotherapy in women across the reproductive cycle
    Georgia Montouris
    Department of Neurology, Boston University Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Neurology 69:S10-6. 2007
  4. doi Effect of continuous positive airway pressure treatment on seizure control in patients with obstructive sleep apnea and epilepsy
    Martina Vendrame
    Neurology Department, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Epilepsia 52:e168-71. 2011
  5. doi Validation of self-reported epilepsy for purposes of community surveillance
    Daniel R Brooks
    Department of Epidemiology, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 23:57-63. 2012
  6. doi Metabolic effects of AEDs: impact on body weight, lipids and glucose metabolism
    Raj D Sheth
    Department of Neurology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53792, USA
    Int Rev Neurobiol 83:329-46. 2008
  7. ncbi Safety of the newer antiepileptic drug oxcarbazepine during pregnancy
    Georgia Montouris
    Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Curr Med Res Opin 21:693-701. 2005
  8. doi The first line of therapy in a girl with juvenile myoclonic epilepsy: should it be valproate or a new agent?
    Georgia Montouris
    Boston University School of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Epilepsia 50:16-20. 2009
  9. ncbi Knowledge of women's issues and epilepsy (KOWIE-II): a survey of health care professionals
    Lucretia Long
    Department of Neurology, Division of Epilepsy, Ohio State University, 1654 Upham Dr 417 Means Hall, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 6:90-3. 2005
  10. ncbi Safety of 25- and 50-mg capsules in the initiation of zonisamide therapy in patients with epilepsy: an uncontrolled, open-label study
    Basim M Uthman
    Malcom Randall Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center University of Florida College of Medicine and the McKnight Brain Institute, Gainesville, FL 32608, USA
    Curr Med Res Opin 20:837-42. 2004

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Publications12

  1. ncbi Gabapentin exposure in human pregnancy: results from the Gabapentin Pregnancy Registry
    Georgia Montouris
    Department of Neurology, Boston University School of Medicine, 715 Albany Street, Collamore Building, 3rd Floor, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 4:310-7. 2003
    ..However, because of the small number of patients examined in this study, additional data from more pregnancies and outcomes are needed...
  2. doi Evaluating racial/ethnic variations in outpatient epilepsy care
    Ruzan Avetisyan
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 27:95-101. 2013
    ..14, 95% CI 1.15-8.53) and difficulties getting follow-up appointments (OR=3.37, 95% CI 1.55-7.32). The results indicate the need to evaluate both provider- and patient-centered measures in quality-of-care studies in disparities research...
  3. ncbi Importance of monotherapy in women across the reproductive cycle
    Georgia Montouris
    Department of Neurology, Boston University Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Neurology 69:S10-6. 2007
    ..Because AED pharmacokinetics may be altered during pregnancy, plasma AED concentrations should be measured before conception and monthly during pregnancy to prevent seizure breakthrough...
  4. doi Effect of continuous positive airway pressure treatment on seizure control in patients with obstructive sleep apnea and epilepsy
    Martina Vendrame
    Neurology Department, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Epilepsia 52:e168-71. 2011
    ..54, p = 0.05]. Patients with epilepsy and OSA not compliant with CPAP treatment are at higher risk of seizures than are CPAP-compliant patients. To validate this observation, further prospective studies are warranted...
  5. doi Validation of self-reported epilepsy for purposes of community surveillance
    Daniel R Brooks
    Department of Epidemiology, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 23:57-63. 2012
    ..These results compare favorably with results for other chronic conditions, such as diabetes and arthritis, and indicate that questionnaires can be used to identify epilepsy at a population level...
  6. doi Metabolic effects of AEDs: impact on body weight, lipids and glucose metabolism
    Raj D Sheth
    Department of Neurology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53792, USA
    Int Rev Neurobiol 83:329-46. 2008
    ..This chapter examines current data available on the adverse effects of individual AEDs on somatic weight, serum lipid profile, and glucose metabolism. These issues are of importance to neurologists caring for patients with epilepsy...
  7. ncbi Safety of the newer antiepileptic drug oxcarbazepine during pregnancy
    Georgia Montouris
    Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Curr Med Res Opin 21:693-701. 2005
    ..Other relevant safety issues, such as oxcarbazepine pharmacokinetics during pregnancy and the compatibility of oxcarbazepine treatment with breastfeeding, are also discussed...
  8. doi The first line of therapy in a girl with juvenile myoclonic epilepsy: should it be valproate or a new agent?
    Georgia Montouris
    Boston University School of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Epilepsia 50:16-20. 2009
    ..The review then concludes with a compromise approach...
  9. ncbi Knowledge of women's issues and epilepsy (KOWIE-II): a survey of health care professionals
    Lucretia Long
    Department of Neurology, Division of Epilepsy, Ohio State University, 1654 Upham Dr 417 Means Hall, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 6:90-3. 2005
    ..This sample of HCPs was not adequately informed about the unique issues affecting WWE. An aggressive educational effort is necessary to close the gaps in knowledge...
  10. ncbi Safety of 25- and 50-mg capsules in the initiation of zonisamide therapy in patients with epilepsy: an uncontrolled, open-label study
    Basim M Uthman
    Malcom Randall Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center University of Florida College of Medicine and the McKnight Brain Institute, Gainesville, FL 32608, USA
    Curr Med Res Opin 20:837-42. 2004
    ..After a screening visit, subjects began zonisamide therapy at a dosage depending on their body weight. Zonisamide was titrated to 100 mg/day...
  11. ncbi Reproductive and sexual dysfunction in men with epilepsy
    Georgia Montouris
    Boston University School of Medicine and Boston Medical Center, MA, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 7:S7-14. 2005
    ..Modalities such as medications for erectile dysfunction and surgery may be useful. Therapy with exogenous testosterone and an aromatase inhibitor may be helpful for men with epilepsy and sexual dysfunction due to testosterone deficiency...
  12. ncbi The interictal dysphoric disorder: recognition, pathogenesis, and treatment of the major psychiatric disorder of epilepsy
    Dietrich Blumer
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Tennessee, Memphis, TN, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 5:826-40. 2004
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