W O Tatum

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Normal adult EEG and patterns of uncertain significance
    William O Tatum
    Department of Neurology, Tampa General Hospital, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33613, USA
    J Clin Neurophysiol 23:194-207. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Ventricular asystole during vagus nerve stimulation for epilepsy in humans
    W O Tatum
    Department of Neurology, Tampa General Hospital, University of South Florida, USA
    Neurology 52:1267-9. 1999
  3. ncbi request reprint Vagus nerve stimulation for pharmacoresistant epilepsy: clinical symptoms with end of service
    W O Tatum
    Tampa General Hospital Epilepsy Center, Tampa, FL, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 5:128-32. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Diffusion-weighted imaging and status epilepticus during vagus nerve stimulation
    W O Tatum
    Department of Neurology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 5:411-5. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Use of antiepileptic drugs in pregnancy
    William O Tatum
    Tampa General Hospital and the University of South Florida, Department of Neurology, Tampa, c o 13801 Bruce B Downs Blvd, 401Tampa, FL, 33613 USA www wtatum com
    Expert Rev Neurother 6:1077-86. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Atrial fibrillation: modifying the nervous system: an electrophysiologic approach
    William O Tatum
    Department of Neurology, Tampa General Hospital, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA
    J Clin Neurophysiol 24:344-7. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Ictal EEG remains the prominent predictor of seizure-free outcome after temporal lobectomy in epileptic patients with normal brain MRI
    William O Tatum
    Department of Neurology, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33613, USA
    Seizure 17:631-6. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Outpatient case management in low-income epilepsy patients
    William O Tatum
    Department of Neurology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
    Epilepsy Res 82:156-61. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Vagus nerve stimulation and magnet use: optimizing benefits
    William O Tatum
    Tampa General Hospital, Tampa, FL, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 15:299-302. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Polyspike ictal onset absence seizures
    William O Tatum
    Tampa General Hospital, University of South Florida, Department of Neurology, Mayo College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL 32224, USA
    J Clin Neurophysiol 27:93-9. 2010

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Publications32

  1. ncbi request reprint Normal adult EEG and patterns of uncertain significance
    William O Tatum
    Department of Neurology, Tampa General Hospital, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33613, USA
    J Clin Neurophysiol 23:194-207. 2006
    ..Understanding normal EEG and the benign variants will help to minimize over-interpretation and possibly avoid overtreatment of patients during routine clinical practice...
  2. ncbi request reprint Ventricular asystole during vagus nerve stimulation for epilepsy in humans
    W O Tatum
    Department of Neurology, Tampa General Hospital, University of South Florida, USA
    Neurology 52:1267-9. 1999
    ..Acute intraoperative vagus nerve stimulation may create ventricular asystole in humans. Extracorporeal cervical vagus nerve stimulation testing with continuous EKG monitoring intraoperatively before generator implantation is warranted...
  3. ncbi request reprint Vagus nerve stimulation for pharmacoresistant epilepsy: clinical symptoms with end of service
    W O Tatum
    Tampa General Hospital Epilepsy Center, Tampa, FL, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 5:128-32. 2004
    ..Initial models last 2-5 years. We evaluated the first 18 patients with pharmacoresistent epilepsy after reimplantation to examine the clinical course observed during VNS end of service (EOS)...
  4. ncbi request reprint Diffusion-weighted imaging and status epilepticus during vagus nerve stimulation
    W O Tatum
    Department of Neurology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 5:411-5. 2004
    ..We describe the peri-ictal DWI abnormalities in a patient with status epilepticus...
  5. ncbi request reprint Use of antiepileptic drugs in pregnancy
    William O Tatum
    Tampa General Hospital and the University of South Florida, Department of Neurology, Tampa, c o 13801 Bruce B Downs Blvd, 401Tampa, FL, 33613 USA www wtatum com
    Expert Rev Neurother 6:1077-86. 2006
    ..Although no class 1 outcome data are available, prepregnancy counseling to optimize patient-specific treatment is recommended for women of childbearing potential with epilepsy...
  6. ncbi request reprint Atrial fibrillation: modifying the nervous system: an electrophysiologic approach
    William O Tatum
    Department of Neurology, Tampa General Hospital, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA
    J Clin Neurophysiol 24:344-7. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Ictal EEG remains the prominent predictor of seizure-free outcome after temporal lobectomy in epileptic patients with normal brain MRI
    William O Tatum
    Department of Neurology, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33613, USA
    Seizure 17:631-6. 2008
    ..Ascertaining desirable pre-operative predictors for successful anterior temporal lobectomy (ATL) in LRE patients with a normal brain MRI is essential to better anticipate surgical outcome...
  8. doi request reprint Outpatient case management in low-income epilepsy patients
    William O Tatum
    Department of Neurology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
    Epilepsy Res 82:156-61. 2008
    ..Case management (CM) has been shown to improve the medical care of patients in several paradigms of general medicine. This study was undertaken to assess the impact of CM on low-income patients with epilepsy...
  9. doi request reprint Vagus nerve stimulation and magnet use: optimizing benefits
    William O Tatum
    Tampa General Hospital, Tampa, FL, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 15:299-302. 2009
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  10. doi request reprint Polyspike ictal onset absence seizures
    William O Tatum
    Tampa General Hospital, University of South Florida, Department of Neurology, Mayo College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL 32224, USA
    J Clin Neurophysiol 27:93-9. 2010
    ..5-Hz GSW and generalized polyspike-and-waves on interictal EEG. Atypical features included learning disability (2 of 7), absence status (1 of 7), and paroxysmal fast activity during nonrapid eye movement sleep (3 of 7)...
  11. ncbi request reprint Updates on the treatment of epilepsy in women
    William O Tatum
    Department of Neurology, Tampa General Hospital, University of South Florida, Tampa 33613, USA
    Arch Intern Med 164:137-45. 2004
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  12. ncbi request reprint Vagus nerve stimulation and drug reduction
    W O Tatum
    Tampa General Hospital Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, FL, USA
    Neurology 56:561-3. 2001
    ..1%) patients not reducing AED, dose reduction occurred in 6/21 (28.6%). Drug and dose reduction of AED is possible in patients using VNS for refractory epilepsy without loss of seizure control and with improved patient satisfaction...
  13. ncbi request reprint New antiepileptic drugs: into the new millennium
    W O Tatum
    Department of Neurology, Tampa General Hospital, University of South Florida, USA
    Arch Fam Med 9:1135-41. 2000
    ..Arch Fam Med. 2000;9:1135-1141..
  14. ncbi request reprint The neurosurgical treatment of epilepsy
    W O Tatum
    Department of Neurology, Tampa General Hospital Epilepsy Center, University of South Florida, USA
    Arch Fam Med 9:1142-7. 2000
    ..Arch Fam Med. 2000;9:1142-1147..
  15. ncbi request reprint Postmarketing experience with topiramate and cognition
    W O Tatum
    Department of Neurology, Tampa General Hospital, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA
    Epilepsia 42:1134-40. 2001
    ..Psychomotor slowing was the most common complaint, yet most patients elect to continue treatment, with "better" or "much better" ratings of both seizure and global improvement during treatment...
  16. doi request reprint Outcome and complications of chronically implanted subdural electrodes for the treatment of medically resistant epilepsy
    F L Vale
    Department of Neurosurgery and Brain Repair, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 115:985-90. 2013
    ..Surgery for medically resistant epilepsy is safe and effective. However, when noninvasive techniques are insufficient, then consideration is given to invasive electrocorticography (EcoG)...
  17. ncbi request reprint MRI of the brain is safe in patients implanted with the vagus nerve stimulator
    S R Benbadis
    Department of Neurology, University of South Florida College of Medicine, 4 Columbia Drive, Tampa, FL 33606, USA
    Seizure 10:512-5. 2001
    ..Twenty-five patients denied any discomfort around the lead or the generator. We conclude that this clinical series supports the safety of routine brain MRI using a send and receive head coil in patients implanted with the NCP System...
  18. ncbi request reprint Outpatient seizure identification: results of 502 patients using computer-assisted ambulatory EEG
    W O Tatum
    Department of Neurology, Tampa General Hospital, University of South Florida, 33613, USA
    J Clin Neurophysiol 18:14-9. 2001
    ..Underreporting of seizure frequency occurs in the outpatient setting and impacts optimal diagnosis and treatment for patients with epilepsy...
  19. ncbi request reprint Advances in the treatment of epilepsy
    S R Benbadis
    Department of Neurology, University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa 33606, USA
    Am Fam Physician 64:91-8. 2001
    ..Epilepsy surgery is now a well-documented and effective treatment for some patients with intractable epilepsy...
  20. ncbi request reprint Induction of psychogenic nonepileptic seizures without placebo
    S R Benbadis
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Program, University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, FL, USA
    Neurology 55:1904-5. 2000
    ..Of 19 inductions performed, 16 (84%) were successful in inducing the habitual episode. The authors' technique had a sensitivity comparable to those using placebo (e.g., saline injection), but does not have disadvantages...
  21. ncbi request reprint How many patients with psychogenic nonepileptic seizures also have epilepsy?
    S R Benbadis
    Department of Neurology, Comprehensive Epilepsy Program, University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, FL 33606, USA
    Neurology 57:915-7. 2001
    ..4%) had interictal epileptiform discharges to support a coexisting diagnosis of epilepsy. Thus, the authors believe that only a small proportion of patients with PNES have coexisting epilepsy...
  22. ncbi request reprint Short-term outpatient EEG video with induction in the diagnosis of psychogenic seizures
    S R Benbadis
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Program, Department of Neurology, University of South Florida, Tampa, USA
    Neurology 63:1728-30. 2004
    ..The total number of cases of short-term outpatient EEG video monitoring was 74. In 49 (66%) cases, the suspected diagnosis of PNES could be confirmed, thereby obviating the need for prolonged inpatient EEG video monitoring...
  23. ncbi request reprint Long-term EEG monitoring: a clinical approach to electrophysiology
    W O Tatum
    Department of Neurology, Tampa General Hospital, University of South Florida, 33613, USA
    J Clin Neurophysiol 18:442-55. 2001
    ..Computer-assisted LTM systems that process, analyze, compress, and store data digitally have become widely available in clinical practice both in the hospital as well as outside the hospital when the patient is ambulatory...
  24. doi request reprint Evidence that temporal lobe is a default area in absence epilepsy
    W O Tatum
    Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL 32224, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 25:277-81. 2012
    ..Defining the electroclinical spectrum of absence seizures could add to our understanding of the selective cortical and subcortical networks that are involved in patients with "prototypic" generalized and focal seizures...
  25. doi request reprint Crying with left temporal lobe seizures and Wada testing
    W O Tatum
    Mayo Clinic, Mayo College of Medicine, Jacksonville, FL 32224, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 18:303-5. 2010
    ..Localized functional networks that involve limbic structures may be involved in patients with dacrystic seizures with a favorable outcome following epilepsy surgery...
  26. doi request reprint Disobedience and driving in patients with epilepsy
    W O Tatum
    Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL 32224, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 23:30-5. 2012
    ..Motor vehicle accidents direct legislators to ensure pubic safety. We attempted to characterize and quantify driving risk in patients with seizures (PWS)...
  27. ncbi request reprint Outcome of prolonged video-EEG monitoring at a typical referral epilepsy center
    Selim R Benbadis
    University of South Florida and Tampa General Hospital, Comprehensive Epilepsy Program, Tampa, Florida, USA
    Epilepsia 45:1150-3. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to analyze the eventual disposition of patients who undergo video-EEG monitoring at a typical referral epilepsy center...
  28. ncbi request reprint Open-label pilot study of levetiracetam (Keppra) for the treatment of levodopa-induced dyskinesias in Parkinson's disease
    Theresa A Zesiewicz
    Parkinson s Disease and Movement Disorders Center, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 336112, USA
    Mov Disord 20:1205-9. 2005
    ..There was a 56% dropout rate, mostly due to somnolence. In PD patients who experienced peak-dose dyskinesia for at least 25% of the awake day, LEV significantly improved on time without dyskinesia or with nontroublesome dyskinesia...
  29. ncbi request reprint Overintepretation of EEGs and misdiagnosis of epilepsy
    Selim R Benbadis
    Departments of Neurology and Neurosugery, University of South Florida and Tampa General Hospital, Florida 33606, USA
    J Clin Neurophysiol 20:42-4. 2003
    ..Rather than well-described normal variants, the overinterpreted patterns tend to be normal fluctuations of background activity...
  30. ncbi request reprint A past psychiatric history may be a risk factor for topiramate-related psychiatric and cognitive adverse events
    Andres M Kanner
    Department of Neurological Sciences, Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, Rush Medical College, 1653 West Congress Parkway, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 4:548-52. 2003
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Idiopathic generalized epilepsy and choice of antiepileptic drugs
    Selim R Benbadis
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Program, Department of Neurology, University of South Florida and Tampa General Hospital, Tampa, USA
    Neurology 61:1793-5. 2003
    ..Thus, a majority of patients with IGE initially receive ill-advised AED, which cause IGE to appear intractable...
  32. ncbi request reprint Epilepsy surgery, delays and referral patterns-are all your epilepsy patients controlled?
    Selim R Benbadis
    Departments of Neurology and Neurosurgery, University of South Florida and Tampa General Hospital, Tampa, FL 33606, USA
    Seizure 12:167-70. 2003
    ..Epilepsy surgery is a standard of care in the treatment of medically intractable epilepsy, but is underutilised. We describe the results of epilepsy surgery and the referral patterns at a referral epilepsy programme...