Shlomo Shinnar

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Publications

  1. pmc MRI abnormalities following febrile status epilepticus in children: the FEBSTAT study
    Shlomo Shinnar
    Neurology and Pediatrics, Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    Neurology 79:871-7. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Update on the epidemiology and prognosis of pediatric epilepsy
    Shlomo Shinnar
    Montefiore Medical Center, and the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    J Child Neurol 17:S4-17. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Febrile seizures
    Shlomo Shinnar
    Montefiore Medical Center, and the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    J Child Neurol 17:S44-52. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Do occasional brief seizures cause detectable clinical consequences?
    Shlomo Shinnar
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Management Center, Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Prog Brain Res 135:221-35. 2002
  5. doi request reprint Open-label, long-term safety study of zonisamide administered to children and adolescents with epilepsy
    Shlomo Shinnar
    Departments of Neurology, Pediatrics and Epidemiology and Population Health, Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Eur J Paediatr Neurol 13:3-9. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Phenomenology of prolonged febrile seizures: results of the FEBSTAT study
    S Shinnar
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Management Center, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Neurology 71:170-6. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Mortality following a first unprovoked seizure in children: a prospective study
    Shlomo Shinnar
    Department of Neurology, Montefiore Medical Center, The Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Neurology 64:880-2. 2005
  8. pmc Cognitive outcomes in children who present with a first unprovoked seizure
    Yoshimi Sogawa
    Department of Neurology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    Epilepsia 51:2432-9. 2010
  9. pmc Mood, anxiety, and incomplete seizure control affect quality of life after epilepsy surgery
    Hamada Hamid
    From the Department of Neurology H H, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT New York University School of Medicine K B, O D Department of Psychology L Y A, New York University, New York Yale University School of Public Health X C, J D, New Haven, CT Ann and Robert H Lurie Children s Hospital of Chicago A T B, Epilepsy Center Department of Pediatrics A T B, Northwestern Memorial Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL University of California at Los Angeles B G V Thomas Jefferson University Medical School M R S, Philadelphia, PA Montefiore Medical Center S S, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York University of Rochester School of Medicine J T L, NY Minnesota Comprehensive Epilepsy Program T S W, St Paul, MN and Columbia University Medical School C W B, New York, NY
    Neurology 82:887-94. 2014
  10. ncbi request reprint Rectal diazepam gel in the home management of seizures in children
    Christine O'Dell
    Department of Neurology, Montefiore Medical Center Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    Pediatr Neurol 33:166-72. 2005

Detail Information

Publications55

  1. pmc MRI abnormalities following febrile status epilepticus in children: the FEBSTAT study
    Shlomo Shinnar
    Neurology and Pediatrics, Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    Neurology 79:871-7. 2012
    ..The FEBSTAT study is a prospective study that seeks to determine the acute and long-term consequences of febrile status epilepticus (FSE) in childhood...
  2. ncbi request reprint Update on the epidemiology and prognosis of pediatric epilepsy
    Shlomo Shinnar
    Montefiore Medical Center, and the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    J Child Neurol 17:S4-17. 2002
    ..This review summarizes recent data on the epidemiology and prognosis of pediatric epilepsy...
  3. ncbi request reprint Febrile seizures
    Shlomo Shinnar
    Montefiore Medical Center, and the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    J Child Neurol 17:S44-52. 2002
    ..This has led to a changing view of how we approach the treatment of these common and largely benign seizures. This chapter will review the current understanding of the prognosis and management of febrile seizures...
  4. ncbi request reprint Do occasional brief seizures cause detectable clinical consequences?
    Shlomo Shinnar
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Management Center, Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Prog Brain Res 135:221-35. 2002
    ..On a risk-benefit basis, the available epidemiologic data do not justify starting treatment after the first seizure to attempt to influence long-term prognosis...
  5. doi request reprint Open-label, long-term safety study of zonisamide administered to children and adolescents with epilepsy
    Shlomo Shinnar
    Departments of Neurology, Pediatrics and Epidemiology and Population Health, Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Eur J Paediatr Neurol 13:3-9. 2009
    ..Zonisamide is licensed in the EU and USA for the adjunctive treatment of partial-onset seizures in adults but there are few data about its use in children...
  6. doi request reprint Phenomenology of prolonged febrile seizures: results of the FEBSTAT study
    S Shinnar
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Management Center, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Neurology 71:170-6. 2008
    ..Febrile status epilepticus (FSE) has been associated with hippocampal injury and subsequent mesial temporal sclerosis and temporal lobe epilepsy. However, little is known about the semiology of FSE...
  7. ncbi request reprint Mortality following a first unprovoked seizure in children: a prospective study
    Shlomo Shinnar
    Department of Neurology, Montefiore Medical Center, The Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Neurology 64:880-2. 2005
    ..The remaining five subjects all had multiple seizures and were on medications. Treatment following the first seizure would not have altered mortality in any of the nine cases...
  8. pmc Cognitive outcomes in children who present with a first unprovoked seizure
    Yoshimi Sogawa
    Department of Neurology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    Epilepsia 51:2432-9. 2010
    ..To determine the long-term cognitive and educational outcomes in children prospectively identified at the time of a first unprovoked seizure...
  9. pmc Mood, anxiety, and incomplete seizure control affect quality of life after epilepsy surgery
    Hamada Hamid
    From the Department of Neurology H H, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT New York University School of Medicine K B, O D Department of Psychology L Y A, New York University, New York Yale University School of Public Health X C, J D, New Haven, CT Ann and Robert H Lurie Children s Hospital of Chicago A T B, Epilepsy Center Department of Pediatrics A T B, Northwestern Memorial Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL University of California at Los Angeles B G V Thomas Jefferson University Medical School M R S, Philadelphia, PA Montefiore Medical Center S S, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York University of Rochester School of Medicine J T L, NY Minnesota Comprehensive Epilepsy Program T S W, St Paul, MN and Columbia University Medical School C W B, New York, NY
    Neurology 82:887-94. 2014
    ..We examined the complex relationship between depression, anxiety, and seizure control and quality of life (QOL) outcomes after epilepsy surgery...
  10. ncbi request reprint Rectal diazepam gel in the home management of seizures in children
    Christine O'Dell
    Department of Neurology, Montefiore Medical Center Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    Pediatr Neurol 33:166-72. 2005
    ..Its use reduces morbidity and costs associated with hospital visits and provides parents a treatment option for home management of prolonged or repetitive seizures...
  11. doi request reprint Treatment outcomes of West syndrome in infants with Down syndrome
    Oranee Sanmaneechai
    Saul R Korey Department of Neurology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, New York, USA
    Pediatr Neurol 48:42-7. 2013
    ..Developmentally, 6/8 who could be assessed met criteria for autistic spectrum disorder. Close follow-up is necessary even after successful initial treatment, because relapses are frequent and can occur as long as 2 years later...
  12. ncbi request reprint Seizure clustering: risks and outcomes
    Sheryl R Haut
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Management Center, Montefiore Medical Center and the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10467 2490, USA
    Epilepsia 46:146-9. 2005
    ..In this preliminary study, we examined the prevalence of self-reported clustering and identified potential risk factors and outcomes associated with reported clustering for further analysis in an ongoing prospective diary study...
  13. doi request reprint Considerations in the treatment of a first unprovoked seizure
    Sheryl R Haut
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Management Center, Bronx, New York 10467 2490, USA
    Semin Neurol 28:289-96. 2008
    ..Providing appropriate education and counseling to patients and families may be the most important aspect of treatment of a first unprovoked seizure...
  14. doi request reprint Infantile spasms: a U.S. consensus report
    John M Pellock
    Division of Child Neurology, Department of Neurology, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine, Richmond, Virginia 23298, USA
    Epilepsia 51:2175-89. 2010
    ..Differences of opinion among ISWG members occurred in areas where data were lacking; however, this article represents a consensus of the U.S. approach to the diagnostic evaluation and treatment of IS...
  15. doi request reprint Gastrointestinal symptoms in children with an autism spectrum disorder and language regression
    Maria D Valicenti-McDermott
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Evaluation and Rehabilitation Center, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Pediatr Neurol 39:392-8. 2008
    ..An association was observed between children with language regression, a family history of autoimmune disease, and gastrointestinal symptoms. Additional studies are needed to examine a possible shared autoimmune process...
  16. doi request reprint Use of complementary and alternative medicine in children with autism and other developmental disabilities: associations with ethnicity, child comorbid symptoms, and parental stress
    Maria Valicenti-McDermott
    1Children s Evaluation and Rehabilitation Center, R F Kennedy Center of Excellence in Developmental Disabilities, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    J Child Neurol 29:360-7. 2014
    ..The results contribute information to health care providers about families of children with autism who are more likely to use complementary and alternative medicine. ..
  17. ncbi request reprint Are early myoclonic encephalopathy (EME) and the Ohtahara syndrome (EIEE) independent of each other?
    Aleksandra Djukic
    Department of Neurology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center, Kennedy 311, 1410 Pelham Parkway South, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Epilepsy Res 70:S68-76. 2006
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  18. ncbi request reprint Landau-Kleffner syndrome, electrical status epilepticus in slow wave sleep, and language regression in children
    Kathryn A McVicar
    Departments of Neurology, Pediatrics, The Comprehensive Epilepsy Management Center, Montefiore Medical Center, The Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    Ment Retard Dev Disabil Res Rev 10:144-9. 2004
    ..An understanding of the available data on clinical characteristics, EEG findings, pathology, prognosis, and treatment of these syndromes is essential for further progress in this area...
  19. doi request reprint Nonconvulsive status epilepticus
    Andrew K Chang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 111 East 210th Street, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Emerg Med Clin North Am 29:65-72. 2011
    ..Whereas the morbidity and mortality in patients with prolonged ASE or CPSE is low, the mortality associated with SSE can exceed 30% if the seizure duration is greater than 60 minutes...
  20. ncbi request reprint Interrater reliability among epilepsy centers: multicenter study of epilepsy surgery
    Sheryl R Haut
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Management Center and Departments of Neurology and Pediatrics of the Montefiore Medical Center and the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    Epilepsia 43:1396-401. 2002
    ..To measure the interrater reliability of presurgical testing and surgical decisions among epilepsy centers...
  21. ncbi request reprint Stress and epilepsy: a patient perception survey
    Sheryl R Haut
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Management Center, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY 10467 2490, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 4:511-4. 2003
    ..We believe that these findings indicate a need for a prospective study to evaluate the role of stress and stress reduction as an additional potential therapeutic modality for epilepsy...
  22. ncbi request reprint Respiratory adverse events associated with diazepam rectal gel
    John M Pellock
    Department of Neurology, Virginia Commonwealth University, Medical College of Virginia, Richmond 23298 0211, USA
    Neurology 64:1768-70. 2005
    ..The deaths occurred in the context of a prolonged seizure and respiratory depression was not the main symptom. When used as recommended, diazepam rectal gel has a low rate of serious morbidity or mortality...
  23. ncbi request reprint Who is at risk for prolonged seizures?
    Shlomo Shinnar
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Management Center, Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, NY 10467, USA
    J Child Neurol 22:14S-20S. 2007
    ..This article also addresses criteria used to justify treatment of a seizure once it has continued longer than 5 minutes and the rationale for such treatment...
  24. doi request reprint The use of antiepileptic drugs in pediatric brain tumor patients
    Yoshimi Sogawa
    Department of Neurology and Pediatrics, Montefiore Medical Center Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 111 East 210th Street Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Pediatr Neurol 41:192-4. 2009
    ..04). Newer antiepileptic drugs, especially those without significant drug-drug interactions, may be a more appropriate first choice in children with brain tumors and seizures...
  25. doi request reprint Language differences between monolingual English and bilingual English-Spanish young children with autism spectrum disorders
    Maria Valicenti-McDermott
    Children s Evaluation and Rehabilitation Center, R F Kennedy Center of Excellence in Developmental Disabilities, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    J Child Neurol 28:945-8. 2013
    ..There were no differences in cognitive functioning and autistic features between the groups. In this study, bilingualism did not negatively affect language development in young children with autism spectrum disorder...
  26. pmc Prospects for imaging-related biomarkers of human epileptogenesis: a critical review
    William A Gomes
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Management Center, Montefiore Medical Center, 111 E 210th St, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Biomark Med 5:599-606. 2011
    ..At this time there are no other clear candidates for imaging-related biomarkers of epileptogenesis in human studies...
  27. ncbi request reprint Clinical characteristics of language regression in children
    Sy Wilson
    Saul R Korey Department of Neurology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Dev Med Child Neurol 45:508-14. 2003
    ..Improvement was more likely in the 49% who were entirely developmentally normal before the regression. We conclude that language regression in childhood is a serious disorder with significant long-term morbidity...
  28. ncbi request reprint Frequency of gastrointestinal symptoms in children with autistic spectrum disorders and association with family history of autoimmune disease
    Maria Valicenti-McDermott
    Children s Evaluation and Rehabilitation Center, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 27:S128-36. 2006
    ..Children with ASD have a higher rate of GI symptoms than children with either typical development or other DDs. In this study, there was no association between a family history of autoimmune disease and GI symptoms in children with ASD...
  29. doi request reprint Abnormalities of joint mobility and gait in children with autism spectrum disorders
    Maya Shetreat-Klein
    The Division of Child Neurology of the Saul R Korey, Department of Neurology, USA
    Brain Dev 36:91-6. 2014
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  30. ncbi request reprint Sturge-Weber syndrome: deep venous occlusion and the radiologic spectrum
    Shira E Slasky
    Department of Radiology, Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, NY 10467, USA
    Pediatr Neurol 35:343-7. 2006
    ..Additionally, it demonstrates that although the initial evaluation is normal, patients may later manifest clinical characteristics of Sturge-Weber syndrome...
  31. doi request reprint Long-term mortality in childhood-onset epilepsy
    Matti SillanpAA
    Department of Pediatric Neurology, University of Turku and Turku University Hospital, Turku, Finland
    N Engl J Med 363:2522-9. 2010
    ..There are few studies on long-term mortality in prospectively followed, well-characterized cohorts of children with epilepsy. We report on long-term mortality in a Finnish cohort of subjects with a diagnosis of epilepsy in childhood...
  32. ncbi request reprint Reduction of AEDs in postsurgical patients who attain remission
    Anne T Berg
    BIOS, NIU, DeKalb, Illinois 60115, USA
    Epilepsia 47:64-71. 2006
    ..Little evidence guides practice regarding the reduction of antiepileptic drugs (AEDs) in individuals who achieve significant periods of remission after resective surgery...
  33. ncbi request reprint Obtaining a driver's license and seizure relapse in patients with childhood-onset epilepsy
    Matti SillanpAA
    Department of Public Health, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    Neurology 64:680-6. 2005
    ..To examine factors influencing obtaining a driver's license and subsequent prognosis among people with epilepsy vs control subjects...
  34. ncbi request reprint Modeling remission and relapse in pediatric epilepsy: application of a Markov process
    Anne T Berg
    Department of Biological Sciences, Neuroepidemiology Group, Northern IIIinois University, DeKalb, IL 60115, USA
    Epilepsy Res 60:31-40. 2004
    ..Its advantage is that it allows one to track the individuals' outcome over time even as the condition fluctuates. The technique would also be applicable in virtually any remitting-relapsing disorder...
  35. ncbi request reprint Perceived impact of childhood-onset epilepsy on quality of life as an adult
    Matti SillanpAA
    Department of Pediatric Neurology, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    Epilepsia 45:971-7. 2004
    ..Childhood-onset epilepsy is a common disorder. The long-term impact of having childhood epilepsy on quality of life (QOL) as an adult, whether or not seizures are in remission, has not been systematically studied...
  36. ncbi request reprint The multicenter study of epilepsy surgery: recruitment and selection for surgery
    Anne T Berg
    BIOS NIU, DeKalb, Illinois 60115, USA
    Epilepsia 44:1425-33. 2003
    ..Such information is necessary for providing the epidemiologic and clinical context in which epilepsy surgery is currently performed in the United States and in other developed countries...
  37. ncbi request reprint The trials and tribulations of pediatric drug trials
    Shlomo Shinnar
    Neurology 65:1348-9. 2005
  38. ncbi request reprint Special issues in the management of young children, older adults, and the developmentally disabled
    R Eugene Ramsay
    International Center for Epilepsy, University of Miami, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    J Child Neurol 22:53S-60S. 2007
    ..It is important to have a plan for management of prolonged and repetitive seizures. Long-term therapy should be managed in a manner that will eliminate the need for rescue therapies and visits to the emergency department...
  39. ncbi request reprint Conclusion: having a plan to manage seizure emergencies
    John M Pellock
    Division of Child Neurology and Department of Neurology, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine, Richmond, Virginia, USA
    J Child Neurol 22:71S-73S. 2007
  40. ncbi request reprint Macrocephaly in children with developmental disabilities
    Yoram Nevo
    Institute for Child Development and The Pediatric Neurology Unit, Division of Pediatrics, Dana Children s Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Pediatr Neurol 27:363-8. 2002
    ..We conclude that in children with developmental disabilities the presence of macrocephaly even when not associated with hydrocephalus is associated with an increased risk of seizures...
  41. ncbi request reprint How long does it take for epilepsy to become intractable? A prospective investigation
    Anne T Berg
    Department of Biology, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, 60115, USA
    Ann Neurol 60:73-9. 2006
    ..To determine prospectively when in the course of epilepsy intractability becomes apparent...
  42. ncbi request reprint Long-term cognitive outcomes of a cohort of children with cryptogenic infantile spasms treated with high-dose adrenocorticotropic hormone
    Sara Kivity
    Pediatric Epilepsy Unit and EEG Laboratory, Schneider Children s Medical Center of Israel, Petah Tiqva
    Epilepsia 45:255-62. 2004
    ..To evaluate the outcome of children with cryptogenic infantile spasms treated with high-dose synthetic adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH) and the relation between early treatment, within 1 month of onset, and outcome...
  43. ncbi request reprint Development of syndrome severity scores for pediatric epilepsy
    David W Dunn
    Departments of Psychiatry and Neurology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    Epilepsia 45:661-6. 2004
    ..A severity rating for each of the pediatric epilepsy syndromes can contribute to a more comprehensive understanding of seizure condition severity. We describe the development of the Epilepsy Syndrome Severity Scores-Child (ESSS-C)...
  44. pmc Complex inheritance and parent-of-origin effect in juvenile myoclonic epilepsy
    Deb K Pal
    Clinical and Genetic Epidemiology Unit, Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, NY 10032, USA
    Brain Dev 28:92-8. 2006
    ..We investigated evidence for maternal inheritance, female excess and patterns of familial seizure risk in a well-characterized sample of JME families...
  45. ncbi request reprint Temporal changes in the incidence of epilepsy in Finland: nationwide study
    Matti SillanpAA
    Department of Public Health, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    Epilepsy Res 71:206-15. 2006
    ..To examine possible changes over time in the incidence of epilepsy in different age groups...
  46. ncbi request reprint Felbamate: consensus of current clinical experience
    John M Pellock
    Virginia Commonwealth University, Medical College of Virginia, PO Box 980211, 1001 E Marshall St, 1st Floor, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
    Epilepsy Res 71:89-101. 2006
    ..This review of clinical data and discussion of the current understanding of the risk:benefit of felbamate therapy supports its use as an important therapeutic option for some patients with refractory epilepsy...
  47. ncbi request reprint Neurocognitive outcomes in children with chronic kidney disease: Current findings and contemporary endeavors
    Arlene C Gerson
    Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University Medical Institute, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Ment Retard Dev Disabil Res Rev 12:208-15. 2006
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  48. ncbi request reprint Comment on epileptic seizures and epilepsy: definitions proposed by the International League Against Epilepsy (ILAE) and the International Bureau for Epilepsy (IBE)
    Ettore Beghi
    Epilepsia 46:1698-9; author reply 1701-2. 2005
  49. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal assessment of adaptive behavior in infants and young children with newly diagnosed epilepsy: influences of etiology, syndrome, and seizure control
    Anne T Berg
    Department of Biological Sciences, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, Illinois 60115, USA
    Pediatrics 114:645-50. 2004
    ..We examined the independent effects of syndrome type, seizure control, and etiology over time on adaptive behavior as measured by the Vineland Scales of Adaptive Behavior...
  50. ncbi request reprint Mortality in childhood-onset epilepsy
    Anne T Berg
    Department of Biological Sciences, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb 60115, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 158:1147-52. 2004
    ..To evaluate mortality in children with newly diagnosed epilepsy, to determine the risk of death, and to identify predictors of death from the point of diagnosis...
  51. ncbi request reprint Behavior and social competency in idiopathic and cryptogenic childhood epilepsy
    Anne T Berg
    Department of Biology, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL 60115, USA
    Dev Med Child Neurol 49:487-92. 2007
    ..This suggests an independent effect associated with the epilepsy itself...
  52. ncbi request reprint Genetic epidemiology of epilepsy or what do we tell families?
    Melodie R Winawer
    G H Sergievsky Center, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Epilepsia 46:24-30. 2005
    ..Although there have been many exciting advances in the last few decades-both molecular and epidemiologic-what we have learned has not appreciably changed what we tell families, and what we tell them can remain reassuring...
  53. ncbi request reprint Special education needs of children with newly diagnosed epilepsy
    Anne T Berg
    BIOS Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL 60115, USA
    Dev Med Child Neurol 47:749-53. 2005
    ..This suggests that behavioral and cognitive abnormalities may predate the onset of epilepsy and are not necessarily the direct consequences of epilepsy...
  54. ncbi request reprint Defining the spectrum of international practice in pediatric epilepsy surgery patients
    A Simon Harvey
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Epilepsia 49:146-55. 2008
    ..The Pediatric Epilepsy Surgery Sub-commission of the International League Against Epilepsy conducted a survey to determine the frequency of epilepsy procedures and etiologies...
  55. ncbi request reprint Status epilepticus in a population-based cohort with childhood-onset epilepsy in Finland
    Matti SillanpAA
    Department of Pediatric Neurology, University of Turku, Turku Finland
    Ann Neurol 52:303-10. 2002
    ..When it does occur, it occurs early in the course of the disorder. The occurrence of status epilepticus does not appear to have significant adverse impact on long-term prognosis of childhood-onset epilepsy...

Research Grants26

  1. Consequences of Prolonged Febrile Seizures in Childhood
    Shlomo Shinnar; Fiscal Year: 2010
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  2. PROGNOSIS OF CHILDREN WITH A FIRST UNPROVOKED SEIZURE
    Shlomo Shinnar; Fiscal Year: 2001
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  3. PROGNOSIS OF CHILDREN WITH A FIRST UNPROVOKED SEIZURE
    Shlomo Shinnar; Fiscal Year: 2002
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  4. Consequences of Prolonged Febrile Seizures in Childhood
    Shlomo Shinnar; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..4) Subjects with MTS will have impaired memory, whether or not they have epilepsy. ..
  5. Consequences of Prolonged Febrile Seizures in Childhood
    Shlomo Shinnar; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..4) Subjects with MTS will have impaired memory, whether or not they have epilepsy. ..
  6. Consequences of Prolonged Febrile Seizures in Childhood
    Shlomo Shinnar; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..4) Subjects with MTS will have impaired memory, whether or not they have epilepsy. ..
  7. Consequences of Prolonged Febrile Seizures in Childhood
    Shlomo Shinnar; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..4) Subjects with MTS will have impaired memory, whether or not they have epilepsy. ..
  8. Consequences of Prolonged Febrile Seizures in Childhood
    Shlomo Shinnar; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..4) Subjects with MTS will have impaired memory, whether or not they have epilepsy. ..
  9. Consequences of Prolonged Febrile Seizures in Childhood
    Shlomo Shinnar; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  10. Consequences of Prolonged Febrile Seizures in Childhood
    Shlomo Shinnar; Fiscal Year: 2009
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  11. PROGNOSIS OF CHILDREN WITH A FIRST UNPROVOKED SEIZURE
    Shlomo Shinnar; Fiscal Year: 2000
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  12. PROGNOSIS OF CHILDREN WITH A FIRST UNPROVOKED SEIZURE
    Shlomo Shinnar; Fiscal Year: 1999
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  13. PROGNOSIS OF CHILDREN WITH A FIRST UNPROVOKED SEIZURE
    Shlomo Shinnar; Fiscal Year: 1999
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  14. PROGNOSIS OF CHILDREN WITH A FIRST UNPROVOKED SEIZURE
    Shlomo Shinnar; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..The results will provide critical information about the long- term outcomes of childhood seizures in a cohort prospectively followed since the time of their first seizure...
  15. PROGNOSIS OF CHILDREN WITH A FIRST UNPROVOKED SEIZURE
    Shlomo Shinnar; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..Less than 10% of children with a first seizure are treated with long term medications at our institution. Therefore these results will reflect the true course of the disorder...
  16. PROGNOSIS OF CHILDREN WITH A FIRST UNPROVOKED SEIZURE
    Shlomo Shinnar; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..Less than 10% of children with a first seizure are treated with long term medications at our institution. Therefore these results will reflect the true course of the disorder...
  17. PROGNOSIS OF CHILDREN WITH A FIRST UNPROVOKED SEIZURE
    Shlomo Shinnar; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..Less than 10% of children with a first seizure are treated with long term medications at our institution. Therefore these results will reflect the true course of the disorder...
  18. Consequences of Prolonged Febrile Seizures in Childhood
    Shlomo Shinnar; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....