Pierre Jallon

Summary

Affiliation: University Hospital
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Newly diagnosed unprovoked epileptic seizures: presentation at diagnosis in CAROLE study. Coordination Active du Réseau Observatoire Longitudinal de l' Epilepsie
    P Jallon
    Fondation Française pour la Recherche sur l Epilepsie, Paris
    Epilepsia 42:464-75. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Bodyweight gain and anticonvulsants: a comparative review
    P Jallon
    Epilepsy Unit, Hopital Cantonal, Geneva, Switzerland
    Drug Saf 24:969-78. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of idiopathic generalized epilepsies
    Pierre Jallon
    Epilepsy and EEG Unit, University Hospital, CH 1211, Geneva 14, Switzerland
    Epilepsia 46:10-4. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Epilepsy and epileptic disorders, an epidemiological marker? Contribution of descriptive epidemiology
    Pierre Jallon
    Epilepsy and EEG Unit, University Hospital of Geneva, Switzerland
    Epileptic Disord 4:1-13. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Mortality in patients with epilepsy
    Pierre Jallon
    Epilepsy Unit, Geneva University Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland
    Curr Opin Neurol 17:141-6. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint [Epidemiology of drug-resistant epilepsies]
    P Jallon
    Unité d EEG et d Epileptologie, clinique Genève, CH 1211 Geneva 14, Switzerland
    Rev Neurol (Paris) 160:5S22-30. 2004
  7. doi request reprint Is benign myoclonic epilepsy of infancy truly idiopathic and generalized?
    Christian M Korff
    Pediatric Neurology, Pediatric Subspecialties Service, Child and Adolescent Department, University Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland
    Epileptic Disord 11:132-5. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint [Management of status epilepticus in intensive care]
    Deborah Pugin
    Service des soins intensifs de médecine, HUG, 1211 Geneve 14
    Rev Med Suisse 1:2918-21, 2923-5. 2005
  9. doi request reprint Levetiracetam accumulation in renal failure causing myoclonic encephalopathy with triphasic waves
    Serge Vulliemoz
    EEG and Epilepsy Unit, University Hospital and Faculty of Medicine of Geneva, 24 Rue Micheli du Crest, 1211 Geneva 14, Switzerland
    Seizure 18:376-8. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Subcortical nuclei volumetry in idiopathic generalized epilepsy
    Margitta Seeck
    Presurgical Epilepsy Evaluation Unit, Functional Neurology and Neurosurgery Program of the University Hospitals Lausanne and Geneva, Switzerland
    Epilepsia 46:1642-5. 2005

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Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Newly diagnosed unprovoked epileptic seizures: presentation at diagnosis in CAROLE study. Coordination Active du Réseau Observatoire Longitudinal de l' Epilepsie
    P Jallon
    Fondation Française pour la Recherche sur l Epilepsie, Paris
    Epilepsia 42:464-75. 2001
    ..We describe first unprovoked seizures and newly diagnosed epilepsies at initial presentation, with a special emphasis on epilepsy syndromes, in a large cohort recruited in the mid-1990s in France...
  2. ncbi request reprint Bodyweight gain and anticonvulsants: a comparative review
    P Jallon
    Epilepsy Unit, Hopital Cantonal, Geneva, Switzerland
    Drug Saf 24:969-78. 2001
    ..Many studies on anticonvulsant-associated bodyweight gain illustrate how we could better define the risk factors for the development of anticonvulsant-induced bodyweight gain and uncover the mechanisms behind it...
  3. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of idiopathic generalized epilepsies
    Pierre Jallon
    Epilepsy and EEG Unit, University Hospital, CH 1211, Geneva 14, Switzerland
    Epilepsia 46:10-4. 2005
    ..When the term idiopathic is used following the restrictive ILAE criteria, the mortality data concerning patients with idiopathic epilepsies do not show an increased standardized mortality ratio...
  4. ncbi request reprint Epilepsy and epileptic disorders, an epidemiological marker? Contribution of descriptive epidemiology
    Pierre Jallon
    Epilepsy and EEG Unit, University Hospital of Geneva, Switzerland
    Epileptic Disord 4:1-13. 2002
    ..it is observed in every country but is not an equally distributed disease. Epileptic seizures and epilepsy might be considered as an epidemiological marker of some endemo-epidemic diseases or the results of certain preventive measures...
  5. ncbi request reprint Mortality in patients with epilepsy
    Pierre Jallon
    Epilepsy Unit, Geneva University Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland
    Curr Opin Neurol 17:141-6. 2004
    ..Standardized mortality ratios in these populations range from 1.6 to 5.3, but they tend to be higher in studies in selected populations...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Epidemiology of drug-resistant epilepsies]
    P Jallon
    Unité d EEG et d Epileptologie, clinique Genève, CH 1211 Geneva 14, Switzerland
    Rev Neurol (Paris) 160:5S22-30. 2004
    ..To evaluate the incidence and the prevalence of drug-resistant epilepsies and risk factors in relation with this condition...
  7. doi request reprint Is benign myoclonic epilepsy of infancy truly idiopathic and generalized?
    Christian M Korff
    Pediatric Neurology, Pediatric Subspecialties Service, Child and Adolescent Department, University Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland
    Epileptic Disord 11:132-5. 2009
    ..Published with video sequences]...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Management of status epilepticus in intensive care]
    Deborah Pugin
    Service des soins intensifs de médecine, HUG, 1211 Geneve 14
    Rev Med Suisse 1:2918-21, 2923-5. 2005
    ..Therefore, SE must be treated as soon as possible. The management, beyond a rapid and accurate diagnosis, must include the identification of the cause of SE, whereas seizures must be rapidly stopped...
  9. doi request reprint Levetiracetam accumulation in renal failure causing myoclonic encephalopathy with triphasic waves
    Serge Vulliemoz
    EEG and Epilepsy Unit, University Hospital and Faculty of Medicine of Geneva, 24 Rue Micheli du Crest, 1211 Geneva 14, Switzerland
    Seizure 18:376-8. 2009
    ..In cases of metabolic encephalopathy with triphasic waves in a patient with renal failure taking levetiracetam, it is important to exclude toxic accumulation of levetiracetam among other causes...
  10. ncbi request reprint Subcortical nuclei volumetry in idiopathic generalized epilepsy
    Margitta Seeck
    Presurgical Epilepsy Evaluation Unit, Functional Neurology and Neurosurgery Program of the University Hospitals Lausanne and Geneva, Switzerland
    Epilepsia 46:1642-5. 2005
    ..In this study, we sought to determine the volumes of the other subcortical structures...
  11. doi request reprint Is the first seizure truly epileptic?
    Stephen Perrig
    Epilepsy and EEG Unit, University Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland
    Epilepsia 49:2-7. 2008
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  12. ncbi request reprint Episousse: incidence of newly presenting seizures in children in the Region of Sousse, Tunisia
    Mohamed Dogui
    Service d Explorations Fonctionnelles du Système Nerveux CHU Sahloul, Sousse, Tunisia
    Epilepsia 44:1441-4. 2003
    ..To evaluate the incidence of newly presenting seizures in children in the area of Sousse, Tunisia...
  13. ncbi request reprint Mortality after a first episode of status epilepticus in the United States and Europe
    Giancarlo Logroscino
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Epilepsia 46:46-8. 2005
    ..The aim of this review is to summarize the available information on the epidemiology of SE and to outline the sources of the variability in reported mortality after SE...
  14. ncbi request reprint [Medications, epileptic crises, and epilepsy]
    Pierre Jallon
    Unité d épileptologie clinique et d electroencéphalographie Hôpitaux Universitaires de Genève 1211, Geneve 14
    Rev Med Suisse Romande 123:11-5. 2003
    ..A better knowledge of the spectrum of drugs that cause seizures or interfere with antiepileptic drugs metabolism is important for evaluation of appropriate treatment options and for guiding the choice of rational therapeutic procedures...
  15. ncbi request reprint Survey of public awareness, attitudes, and understanding toward epilepsy in Nhan Chinh, Hanoi, Vietnam, in 2003
    Quang Cuong Le
    Department of Neurology, Hanoi University of Medicine, Ton That Tung Street, Dong da, Hanoi, Viet Nam
    Epilepsy Behav 8:176-80. 2006
    ..The aim of this study is to characterize public awareness of attitudes toward and understanding of epilepsy in a Vietnamese community and to compare results with those obtained in other cultures...
  16. ncbi request reprint [Pseudoperiodic and paroxysmal electroencephalographic activities]
    Anne Catherine Dunand
    Neurophysiol Clin 32:2-37. 2002
    ..The principal etiology is cerebro-vascular disease and herpes encephalitis but it has also been reported in several other neurological diseases...