Martha Morrell

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Responsive cortical stimulation for the treatment of medically intractable partial epilepsy
    Martha J Morrell
    NeuroPace, Inc, 1375 Shorebird Way, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA
    Neurology 77:1295-304. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Sexual dysfunction, sex steroid hormone abnormalities, and depression in women with epilepsy treated with antiepileptic drugs
    Martha J Morrell
    The Neurological Institute, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 6:360-5. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Brain stimulation for epilepsy: can scheduled or responsive neurostimulation stop seizures?
    Martha Morrell
    Stanford University Medical Center, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA
    Curr Opin Neurol 19:164-8. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Hyperandrogenism, ovulatory dysfunction, and polycystic ovary syndrome with valproate versus lamotrigine
    Martha J Morrell
    Stanford University, Stanford and Neuropace, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA
    Ann Neurol 64:200-11. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Predictors of ovulatory failure in women with epilepsy
    Martha J Morrell
    The Neurological Institute, Department of Neurology, Columbia University, 710 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Ann Neurol 52:704-11. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Treatment of women with epilepsy
    Alison M Pack
    Department of Neurology, The Neurological Institute, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Semin Neurol 22:289-98. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Bone mass and turnover in women with epilepsy on antiepileptic drug monotherapy
    Alison M Pack
    Department of Neurology, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Ann Neurol 57:252-7. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Reproductive disturbances in patients with epilepsy
    Martha J Morrell
    College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 71:S19-24. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Higher androgens and weight gain with valproate compared with lamotrigine for epilepsy
    Martha J Morrell
    Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Epilepsy Res 54:189-99. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Reproductive and metabolic disorders in women with epilepsy
    Martha J Morrell
    College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University, and Columbia Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, New York Presbyterian Health System, New York, New York, USA
    Epilepsia 44:11-20. 2003

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. doi request reprint Responsive cortical stimulation for the treatment of medically intractable partial epilepsy
    Martha J Morrell
    NeuroPace, Inc, 1375 Shorebird Way, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA
    Neurology 77:1295-304. 2011
    ..This multicenter, double-blind, randomized controlled trial assessed the safety and effectiveness of responsive cortical stimulation as an adjunctive therapy for partial onset seizures in adults with medically refractory epilepsy...
  2. ncbi request reprint Sexual dysfunction, sex steroid hormone abnormalities, and depression in women with epilepsy treated with antiepileptic drugs
    Martha J Morrell
    The Neurological Institute, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 6:360-5. 2005
    ..The mechanisms of sexual dysfunction in women with epilepsy are multifactorial, but AED choice appears to be one cause that is modifiable...
  3. ncbi request reprint Brain stimulation for epilepsy: can scheduled or responsive neurostimulation stop seizures?
    Martha Morrell
    Stanford University Medical Center, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA
    Curr Opin Neurol 19:164-8. 2006
    ..Scheduled and responsive direct brain stimulation may be an effective and safe therapy for medically intractable epilepsy...
  4. doi request reprint Hyperandrogenism, ovulatory dysfunction, and polycystic ovary syndrome with valproate versus lamotrigine
    Martha J Morrell
    Stanford University, Stanford and Neuropace, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA
    Ann Neurol 64:200-11. 2008
    ..To evaluate development of components of polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) and PCOS in women with epilepsy initiating valproate or lamotrigine therapy...
  5. ncbi request reprint Predictors of ovulatory failure in women with epilepsy
    Martha J Morrell
    The Neurological Institute, Department of Neurology, Columbia University, 710 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Ann Neurol 52:704-11. 2002
    ..WWE with anovulatory cycles may have no other signs of reproductive dysfunction. Therefore, clinicians must be alert to this potential complication of epilepsy...
  6. ncbi request reprint Treatment of women with epilepsy
    Alison M Pack
    Department of Neurology, The Neurological Institute, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Semin Neurol 22:289-98. 2002
    ..Seizure frequency may change during pregnancy, seizures may cause pregnancy complications, some AEDs are teratogenic, and many cross into breast milk. The treatment of a woman with epilepsy must consider all these issues...
  7. ncbi request reprint Bone mass and turnover in women with epilepsy on antiepileptic drug monotherapy
    Alison M Pack
    Department of Neurology, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Ann Neurol 57:252-7. 2005
    ..Subjects receiving lamotrigine had no significant reductions in calcium or increases in markers of bone turnover, suggesting this agent is less likely to have long-term adverse effects on bone...
  8. ncbi request reprint Reproductive disturbances in patients with epilepsy
    Martha J Morrell
    College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 71:S19-24. 2004
    ..To provide the best care for patients with epilepsy, particularly women of reproductive age, clinicians must consider both the gender-based biology of epilepsy and the effects of antiepileptic drugs on reproductive health...
  9. ncbi request reprint Higher androgens and weight gain with valproate compared with lamotrigine for epilepsy
    Martha J Morrell
    Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Epilepsy Res 54:189-99. 2003
    ..This study was conducted to test the hypothesis that the antiepileptic drug lamotrigine, which also has a broad spectrum of anti-seizure efficacy, would not be associated with endocrine abnormalities and would not cause weight gain...
  10. ncbi request reprint Reproductive and metabolic disorders in women with epilepsy
    Martha J Morrell
    College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University, and Columbia Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, New York Presbyterian Health System, New York, New York, USA
    Epilepsia 44:11-20. 2003
    ..In the meantime, practitioners can be alert to signs and symptoms of reproductive or metabolic health disturbances and participate in pregnancy registry efforts...
  11. ncbi request reprint Epilepsy in women
    Martha J Morrell
    Columbia University, New York City, New York, USA
    Am Fam Physician 66:1489-94. 2002
    ..This risk is reduced by using a single antiepileptic drug at the lowest effective dose and by providing preconceptional folic acid supplementation. Breastfeeding is generally thought to be safe for women using antiepileptic medications...
  12. ncbi request reprint Review of lamotrigine and its clinical applications in epilepsy
    Hyunmi Choi
    Department of Neurology, Columbia University, New York, USA
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 4:243-51. 2003
    ..Its small risk of serious skin rash should be weighed against its potential benefits when choosing lamotrigine on an individual basis. Lamotrigine is an excellent therapeutic option in epilepsy...
  13. ncbi request reprint Endocrine and metabolic responses to long-term monotherapy with the antiepileptic drug valproate in the normally cycling rhesus monkey
    Michel Ferin
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 10032, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 88:2908-15. 2003
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  14. ncbi request reprint Treatment of epilepsy in adults: expert opinion, 2005
    Steven Karceski
    Columbia Epilepsy Center, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 710 W 168th Street, NI 7, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 7:S1-64; quiz S65-7. 2005
    ..We surveyed a group of US epileptologists again in 2004 and compared the results of the two surveys...
  15. ncbi request reprint Sex-steroid hormones in women with epilepsy
    Nathalie Jette
    Neurological Institute of New York, Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Am J Electroneurodiagnostic Technol 45:36-48. 2005
    ..By understanding the effects of hormones on seizures, clinicians are better equipped to treat hormonally mediated epilepsy...
  16. ncbi request reprint Epilepsy and bone health in adults
    Alison M Pack
    Epilepsy Division, Department of Neurology, Columbia University, 710 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 5:S24-9. 2004
    ..Physicians should counsel patients taking AEDs about good bone health practices, and evaluation of bone health by measuring BMD is warranted after 5 years of AED treatment or before treatment in postmenopausal women...
  17. ncbi request reprint Bone mineral density in an outpatient population receiving enzyme-inducing antiepileptic drugs
    Alison M Pack
    Department of Neurology, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 4:169-74. 2003
    ..Significant reductions in both T and Z scores were present in men and women <50 and >or=50...
  18. ncbi request reprint Antiepileptic medications for the treatment of epilepsy
    Martha J Morrell
    Department of Neurology, The Neurological Institute, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Semin Neurol 22:247-58. 2002
    ..Contained herein is a review of the mechanism of action of AEDs, individual drugs and their potential drug interactions, and general principles to guide the clinician in selection, implementation, and long-term monitoring of AEDs...
  19. ncbi request reprint Women with epilepsy: current treatment strategies
    Steven Karceski
    Neurological Institute, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University, 710 W 168th St, NI 7, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Gend Specif Med 5:22-6. 2002
    ..When this method is used to analyze opinion regarding the treatment of women with epilepsy, it is clear that the selection of therapy is influenced by the sex of the patient...
  20. ncbi request reprint Working toward an epilepsy cure
    Martha J Morrell
    Neurological Institute, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 710 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Curr Neurol Neurosci Rep 3:323-4. 2003
  21. doi request reprint Responsive cortical stimulation for the treatment of epilepsy
    Felice T Sun
    NeuroPace, Mountain View, California 94043, USA
    Neurotherapeutics 5:68-74. 2008
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  22. doi request reprint Intracranial stimulation therapy for epilepsy
    Tara L Skarpaas
    NeuroPace, Inc, Mountain View, California 94043, USA
    Neurotherapeutics 6:238-43. 2009
    ..We will also discuss the optimization and safety of therapeutic parameters used in neurostimulation for epilepsy...