Markus Reuber

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  1. doi request reprint The etiology of psychogenic non-epileptic seizures: toward a biopsychosocial model
    Markus Reuber
    Academic Neurology Unit, University of Sheffield, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Glossop Road, Sheffield, S10 2JF, UK
    Neurol Clin 27:909-24. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Psychologic treatment of patients with psychogenic nonepileptic seizures
    Markus Reuber
    Academic Neurology Unit, University of Sheffield, Department of Neurology, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Glossop Road, Sheffield, S10 2JF, UK
    Expert Rev Neurother 5:737-52. 2005
  3. doi request reprint Stretch syncope: reflex vasodepressor faints easily mistaken for epilepsy
    Ptolemaios Georgios Sarrigiannis
    Department of Clinical Neurophysiology, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield, UK
    Epilepsy Behav 20:450-3. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Psychogenic nonepileptic seizures: review and update
    Markus Reuber
    Division of Genomic Medicine, University of Sheffield, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Glossop Road, Sheffield, S10 2JF, UK
    Epilepsy Behav 4:205-16. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Are there physical risk factors for psychogenic non-epileptic seizures in patients with epilepsy?
    Markus Reuber
    Academic Unit of Neurology, Division of Genomic Medicine, University of Sheffield, Royal Hallanshire Hospital, Glossop Road, Sheffield S10 2JF, UK
    Seizure 12:561-7. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Clinical significance of recurrent psychogenic nonepileptic seizure status
    Markus Reuber
    Academic Unit of Neurology, Division of Genomic Medicine, University of Sheffield L Floor, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Glossop Road, S10 2JF, Sheffield, UK
    J Neurol 250:1355-62. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Somatization, dissociation and general psychopathology in patients with psychogenic non-epileptic seizures
    Markus Reuber
    Academic Unit of Neurology, Division of Genomic Medicine, University of Sheffield, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Glossop Road, Sheffield, England S10 2JF, UK
    Epilepsy Res 57:159-67. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Outcome in psychogenic nonepileptic seizures: 1 to 10-year follow-up in 164 patients
    Markus Reuber
    Department of Neurology, Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, Sheffield, United Kingdom
    Ann Neurol 53:305-11. 2003
  9. pmc Multidimensional assessment of personality in patients with psychogenic non-epileptic seizures
    M Reuber
    Academic Unit of Neurology, Division of Genomic Medicine, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 75:743-8. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Non-epileptic seizures and other functional neurological symptoms: predisposing, precipitating, and perpetuating factors
    Markus Reuber
    Sheffield Teaching Hospitals, Academic Neurology Unit, University of Sheffield Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Glossop Road, Sheffield, UK
    Psychosomatics 48:230-8. 2007

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  1. doi request reprint The etiology of psychogenic non-epileptic seizures: toward a biopsychosocial model
    Markus Reuber
    Academic Neurology Unit, University of Sheffield, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Glossop Road, Sheffield, S10 2JF, UK
    Neurol Clin 27:909-24. 2009
    ..PNES emerge as a dissociative response to a range of different stressors in vulnerable individuals. Once established, maintaining factors turn a temporary disturbance into a chronically disabling disorder...
  2. ncbi request reprint Psychologic treatment of patients with psychogenic nonepileptic seizures
    Markus Reuber
    Academic Neurology Unit, University of Sheffield, Department of Neurology, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Glossop Road, Sheffield, S10 2JF, UK
    Expert Rev Neurother 5:737-52. 2005
    ..The final part summarizes the authors' views on optimal treatment and the direction of future research...
  3. doi request reprint Stretch syncope: reflex vasodepressor faints easily mistaken for epilepsy
    Ptolemaios Georgios Sarrigiannis
    Department of Clinical Neurophysiology, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield, UK
    Epilepsy Behav 20:450-3. 2011
    ..The combination of the stereotyped semiology of the attacks, the pseudofocal myoclonic jerking, and the rhythmic generalized slow wave EEG abnormalities with the tachycardia make differential diagnosis from epilepsy challenging...
  4. ncbi request reprint Psychogenic nonepileptic seizures: review and update
    Markus Reuber
    Division of Genomic Medicine, University of Sheffield, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Glossop Road, Sheffield, S10 2JF, UK
    Epilepsy Behav 4:205-16. 2003
    ..Outcome may be improved if the diagnosis is more actively sought, made earlier, and communicated more convincingly...
  5. ncbi request reprint Are there physical risk factors for psychogenic non-epileptic seizures in patients with epilepsy?
    Markus Reuber
    Academic Unit of Neurology, Division of Genomic Medicine, University of Sheffield, Royal Hallanshire Hospital, Glossop Road, Sheffield S10 2JF, UK
    Seizure 12:561-7. 2003
    ..We examine whether these or other physical factors affect the risk of PNES in patients with epilepsy in a controlled study...
  6. ncbi request reprint Clinical significance of recurrent psychogenic nonepileptic seizure status
    Markus Reuber
    Academic Unit of Neurology, Division of Genomic Medicine, University of Sheffield L Floor, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Glossop Road, S10 2JF, Sheffield, UK
    J Neurol 250:1355-62. 2003
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  7. ncbi request reprint Somatization, dissociation and general psychopathology in patients with psychogenic non-epileptic seizures
    Markus Reuber
    Academic Unit of Neurology, Division of Genomic Medicine, University of Sheffield, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Glossop Road, Sheffield, England S10 2JF, UK
    Epilepsy Res 57:159-67. 2003
    ..Although dissociation may be relevant in some individuals it does not appear to be an independent factor across the whole PNES patient group...
  8. ncbi request reprint Outcome in psychogenic nonepileptic seizures: 1 to 10-year follow-up in 164 patients
    Markus Reuber
    Department of Neurology, Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, Sheffield, United Kingdom
    Ann Neurol 53:305-11. 2003
    ..Clinical and personality factors can be used to provide an individualized prognosis. By generating a patient-specific profile, they show particular maladaptive traits or tendencies that can identify goals for psychological therapy...
  9. pmc Multidimensional assessment of personality in patients with psychogenic non-epileptic seizures
    M Reuber
    Academic Unit of Neurology, Division of Genomic Medicine, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 75:743-8. 2004
    ..To determine whether patients with psychogenic non-epileptic seizures (PNES) have evidence of maladaptive personality, and whether they have a single or several different typical pathological personality profiles...
  10. ncbi request reprint Non-epileptic seizures and other functional neurological symptoms: predisposing, precipitating, and perpetuating factors
    Markus Reuber
    Sheffield Teaching Hospitals, Academic Neurology Unit, University of Sheffield Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Glossop Road, Sheffield, UK
    Psychosomatics 48:230-8. 2007
    ..This study demonstrates the heterogeneity of this patient population. Further research is indicated to explore differences in predisposing, precipitating, and perpetuating factors in different patient groups with functional symptoms...
  11. ncbi request reprint Interictal EEG abnormalities in patients with psychogenic nonepileptic seizures
    Markus Reuber
    Department of Neurology, St James s University Hospital, Leeds, United Kingdom, and Department of Epileptology, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany
    Epilepsia 43:1013-20. 2002
    ..To examine interictal EEG abnormalities in patients with psychogenic nonepileptic seizures (PNESs)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Measuring outcome in psychogenic nonepileptic seizures: how relevant is seizure remission?
    Markus Reuber
    Academic Neurology Unit, University of Sheffield, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield, UK
    Epilepsia 46:1788-95. 2005
    ..To examine whether seizure remission is a comprehensive marker of outcome in psychogenic nonepileptic seizures (PNESs)...
  13. doi request reprint Psychogenic nonepileptic seizures: answers and questions
    Markus Reuber
    Academic Neurology Unit, University of Sheffield Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Glossop Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire S10 2JF, UK
    Epilepsy Behav 12:622-35. 2008
    ..In contrast, subjective seizure manifestations and the biographic or clinical context in which they occur have been relatively neglected...
  14. ncbi request reprint Stroke after internal jugular venous cannulation
    M Reuber
    Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, General Infirmary at Leeds, Great George Street, Leeds, LS2 9NS, UK
    Acta Neurol Scand 105:235-9. 2002
    ..To alert clinicians to the stroke risk associated with carotid artery injury secondary to attempted internal jugular venous (IJV) cannulation...
  15. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic delay in psychogenic nonepileptic seizures
    M Reuber
    Department of Epileptology, University of Bonn, Sigmund Freud Strasse 25, 53105 Bonn, Germany
    Neurology 58:493-5. 2002
    ..Other patient factors did not explain the great variability of the time to diagnosis, suggesting that physician factors contributed to delays...
  16. ncbi request reprint Epilepsy surgery in patients with additional psychogenic seizures
    Markus Reuber
    Department of Epileptology, University of Bonn, Sigmund Freud Strasse 25, D 53105 Bonn, Germany
    Arch Neurol 59:82-6. 2002
    ..To assess whether surgery to reduce or control epileptic seizures is safe and effective in patients known to have additional psychogenic seizures...
  17. ncbi request reprint Failure to recognize psychogenic nonepileptic seizures may cause death
    M Reuber
    Department of Neurology, Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, Walton Centre of Neurology and Neurosurgery, gLiverpool, UK
    Neurology 62:834-5. 2004
  18. ncbi request reprint Ictal neuropsychological findings in focal nonconvulsive status epilepticus
    Thomas Profitlich
    Department of Epileptology, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany
    Epilepsy Behav 12:269-75. 2008
    ..This study was intended to describe the neuropsychological phenomenology of focal nonconvulsive status epilepticus (NCSE)...
  19. doi request reprint Understanding patient perceptions following a psycho-educational intervention for psychogenic non-epileptic seizures
    Susan Baxter
    School of Health and Related Research, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    Epilepsy Behav 23:487-93. 2012
    ..There were no clear links between reported improved understanding or acceptance of the diagnosis and a perceived improvement in the condition...
  20. ncbi request reprint Chronic epilepsy and cognition: a longitudinal study in temporal lobe epilepsy
    Christoph Helmstaedter
    University Clinic of Epileptology, Bonn, Germany
    Ann Neurol 54:425-32. 2003
    ..Surgery, particularly if unsuccessful, accelerates this decline. However, memory decline may be stopped and even reversed if seizures are fully controlled...
  21. doi request reprint Using interactional and linguistic analysis to distinguish between epileptic and psychogenic nonepileptic seizures: a prospective, blinded multirater study
    Markus Reuber
    Academic Neurology Unit, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    Epilepsy Behav 16:139-44. 2009
    ..7% (71.4%) and a specificity of 84.6% (92.3%). This blinded, prospective multirater study confirms the diagnostic value of linguistic and interactional observations in the seizure clinic setting...
  22. doi request reprint Are there interactional reasons why doctors may find it hard to tell patients that their physical symptoms may have emotional causes? A conversation analytic study in neurology outpatients
    Chiara M Monzoni
    Academic Neurology Unit, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    Patient Educ Couns 85:e189-200. 2011
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  23. ncbi request reprint Epilepsy syndrome, focus location, and treatment choice affect testicular function in men with epilepsy
    Jurgen Bauer
    Department of Epileptology, University of Bonn, Germany
    Neurology 62:243-6. 2004
    ..To evaluate testicular function in men with epilepsy treated with different antiepileptic drugs (AED) vs no drugs...
  24. doi request reprint How do neurologists discuss functional symptoms with their patients: a conversation analytic study
    Chiara M Monzoni
    Academic Neurology Unit, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences Royal Hallamshire Hospital, University of Sheffield, UK
    J Psychosom Res 71:377-83. 2011
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  25. ncbi request reprint Prolonged postictal stupor: nonconvulsive status epilepticus, medication effect, or postictal state?
    Tobias Christoph Langheinrich
    Neurology, Sheffield Teaching Hospital NHS Trust, Glossop Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire S10 2JF, UK
    Epilepsy Behav 7:548-51. 2005
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Tailored psychotherapy for patients with functional neurological symptoms: a pilot study
    Markus Reuber
    Academic Unit of Neurology, Division of Genomic Medicine, University of Sheffield, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield, United Kingdom
    J Psychosom Res 63:625-32. 2007
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  27. ncbi request reprint Left hippocampal pathology is associated with atypical language lateralization in patients with focal epilepsy
    Bernd Weber
    Department of Epileptology, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany
    Brain 129:346-51. 2006
    ..Thus, the hippocampus seems to play an important role in the establishment of language dominance. Possible underlying mechanisms are discussed...
  28. doi request reprint Comparison of heart rate variability parameters during complex partial seizures and psychogenic nonepileptic seizures
    Athi Ponnusamy
    Department of Clinical Neurophysiology, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield, United Kingdom
    Epilepsia 53:1314-21. 2012
    ..This study compares ictal heart rate variability (HRV) parameters as a reflection of ANS tone in epileptic seizures and PNES, and explores differences between interictal and ictal ANS tone in both patient groups...
  29. doi request reprint Recent progress in the understanding and treatment of nonepileptic seizures
    Markus Reuber
    Academic Neurology Unit, University of Sheffield, UK
    Curr Opin Psychiatry 25:244-50. 2012
    ..This review focuses on work published in the past 3 years. It summarizes the most important developments in terms of diagnosis, cause, clinical manifestations and treatment of NES...
  30. doi request reprint Conversational displays of coping resources in clinical encounters between patients with epilepsy and neurologists: a pilot study
    Chiara Monzoni
    Academic Neurology Unit, University of Sheffield, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield, S10 2JF, UK
    Epilepsy Behav 16:652-9. 2009
    ..In contrast, the analysis of more subtle linguistic and interactional features indicates that some PWE actually find their disorder quite difficult to deal with...
  31. ncbi request reprint Listening to people with seizures: how can linguistic analysis help in the differential diagnosis of seizure disorders?
    Meike Schwabe
    University of Sheffield, UK
    Commun Med 5:59-72. 2008
    ..Patients with NES tend not to volunteer subjective seizure symptoms, give accounts of their seizures which are difficult to understand and are inconsistent in their choice of metaphors...
  32. doi request reprint Acceptability and effectiveness of a strategy for the communication of the diagnosis of psychogenic nonepileptic seizures
    Lindsey Hall-Patch
    Academic Unit of Psychiatry and Behavioural Sciences, University of Leeds, Leeds, United Kingdom
    Epilepsia 51:70-8. 2010
    ..This study was carried out to assess the acceptability and effectiveness of a new communication procedure consisting of a patient information leaflet and a communication strategy for neurologists...
  33. doi request reprint Long-term outcome of brief augmented psychodynamic interpersonal therapy for psychogenic nonepileptic seizures: seizure control and health care utilization
    Rebecca Mayor
    Academic Neurology Unit, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, United Kingdom
    Epilepsia 51:1169-76. 2010
    ..This study aimed to establish the outcome of brief augmented psychodynamic interpersonal therapy (PIT) for 47 patients with PNES in terms of seizures and health care utilization 31-65 months (median 50 months) after diagnosis...
  34. ncbi request reprint Depression and anxiety before and after temporal lobe epilepsy surgery
    Markus Reuber
    University Hospital of Epileptology, Sigmund Freud Str 25, 53105 Bonn, Germany
    Seizure 13:129-35. 2004
    ..To examine the course of depression and anxiety in patients with temporal lobe epilepsy (TLE) treated with epilepsy surgery (and anticonvulsant drugs) or medical means alone...
  35. doi request reprint Seizure metaphors differ in patients' accounts of epileptic and psychogenic nonepileptic seizures
    Leendert Plug
    Department of Linguistics and Phonetics, University of Leeds, Leeds, United Kingdom
    Epilepsia 50:994-1000. 2009
    ..To increase understanding of the subjective symptomatology of seizure experiences and improve differential diagnosis by studying the seizure metaphors used by patients with (psychogenic) nonepileptic seizures (NES) and epilepsy...
  36. doi request reprint Disease- and treatment-related effects on the pituitary-gonadal functional axis: a study in men with epilepsy
    Jurgen Bauer
    Department of Epileptology, University of Bonn, Sigmund Freud Strasse 25, 53105, Bonn, Germany
    J Neurol 258:1080-4. 2011
    ..01). Focus localization and AED choice affect male sex hormones. Findings raise some concerns about the effect of enzyme-inducing AEDs on sexual endocrine functions...
  37. doi request reprint A feasibility study of a brief psycho-educational intervention for psychogenic nonepileptic seizures
    Rebecca Mayor
    Academic Neurology Unit, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK Electronic address
    Seizure 22:760-5. 2013
    ....
  38. doi request reprint Heart rate variability measures as biomarkers in patients with psychogenic nonepileptic seizures: potential and limitations
    Athi Ponnusamy
    Department of Clinical Neurophysiology, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield, UK
    Epilepsy Behav 22:685-91. 2011
    ..However, resting HRV measures do not differentiate between patients with PNES and those with epilepsy...
  39. doi request reprint Psychogenic nonepileptic seizures and health-related quality of life: the relationship with psychological distress and other physical symptoms
    Gemma Lawton
    Academic Neurology Unit, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield, UK
    Epilepsy Behav 14:167-71. 2009
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  40. ncbi request reprint Interaction of cognitive aging and memory deficits related to epilepsy surgery
    Christoph Helmstaedter
    Department of Epileptology, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany
    Ann Neurol 52:89-94. 2002
    ..The results support earlier and tailored epilepsy surgery and suggest that memory prognosis in older age should be considered if more extensive temporal resections would be inevitable...
  41. doi request reprint What is it like to receive a diagnosis of nonepileptic seizures?
    Rebecca Thompson
    Clinical Psychology Unit, Department of Psychology, University of Sheffield, Western Bank, Sheffield S10 2TN, UK
    Epilepsy Behav 14:508-15. 2009
    ..The communication of the diagnosis left some participants feeling distressed. The results suggest that patients need more time and resources to understand the diagnosis and more support after they have received it...
  42. doi request reprint Enhancing antiepileptic drug adherence: a randomized controlled trial
    Ian Brown
    Department of Psychology, University of Sheffield, Western Bank, Sheffield S10 2JF, UK
    Epilepsy Behav 16:634-9. 2009
    ..1%), days on which correct dose was taken (88.7% vs. 65.3%), and doses taken on schedule (78.8% vs. 55.3%) (P<0.01). The implementation intention intervention may be an easy-to-administer and effective means of promoting AED adherence...
  43. ncbi request reprint Tolerability of tiagabine: a prospective open-label study
    Jurgen Bauer
    Department of Epileptology, University of Bonn, Germany
    Epileptic Disord 4:257-60. 2002
    ..Median total seizure frequency decreased from 4.5 to 2.0 seizures/4 weeks. Adverse events occurred in 78 patients (13.6%). Tiagabine proved to be a well-tolerated AED...
  44. doi request reprint Psychogenic nonepileptic seizure manifestations reported by patients and witnesses
    Markus Reuber
    Academic Neurology Unity, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, United Kingdom
    Epilepsia 52:2028-35. 2011
    ..This study describes the range of PNES manifestations as they are reported by patients or seizure witnesses...
  45. doi request reprint Making the diagnosis in patients with blackouts: it's all in the history
    Leendert Plug
    Department of Linguistics and Phonetics, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
    Pract Neurol 9:4-15. 2009
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  46. doi request reprint The role of stress as a trigger for epileptic seizures: a narrative review of evidence from human and animal studies
    Barbora Novakova
    Department of Neuroscience, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, United Kingdom
    Epilepsia 54:1866-76. 2013
    ..Further research is needed into the relationship between stress and seizures and into interventions designed to reduce perceived stress and improve quality of life with epilepsy. ..
  47. ncbi request reprint Treating patients with psychogenic non-epileptic seizures
    Markus Reuber
    Department of Neurology, Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, Leeds, UK
    Curr Opin Neurol 15:207-11. 2002
    ..It summarizes the recent literature specifically dealing with the treatment of such seizures and draws on the wider psychiatric literature on effective treatments for patients with other medically unexplained symptoms...
  48. doi request reprint Management of patients with nonepileptic attack disorder in the United Kingdom: a survey of health care professionals
    Rebecca Mayor
    Academic Neurology Unit, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    Epilepsy Behav 21:402-6. 2011
    ..While 93% of respondents endorsed psychological treatment as the treatment of choice, only 35% were able to refer all of their patients for this treatment and 15% were unable to refer any patients...
  49. ncbi request reprint Medical treatment of epilepsy
    Jurgen Bauer
    Department of Epileptology, University of Bonn, FRG, Sigmund Freudstrasse 25, D 53105 Bonn, Germany
    Expert Opin Emerg Drugs 8:457-67. 2003
    ..So far, however, there is no evidence that any of these compounds will have radically different effects from the drugs currently available, or that they will have antiepileptic rather than purely anticonvulsant potential...
  50. doi request reprint Do older adults have equitable access to specialist epilepsy services?
    Markus Reuber
    Academic Neurology Unit, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, United Kingdom
    Epilepsia 51:2341-3. 2010
    ..3% of people with epilepsy who were 85 and older had been referred. The results raise the possibility of inadvertent age discrimination, putting older adults with seizures at greater risk for misdiagnoses and suboptimal management...
  51. ncbi request reprint Differential diagnosis of seizure disorders: a conversation analytic approach
    Meike Schwabe
    University of Sheffield, South Yorkshire, Sheffield, UK
    Soc Sci Med 65:712-24. 2007
    ..The linguist predicted the correct diagnosis in all cases...
  52. ncbi request reprint Treatment strategies for focal epilepsy
    Jurgen Bauer
    Department of Epileptology, University Hospital Bonn, Bonn, Germany
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 10:743-53. 2009
    ..Treatment strategies for focal epilepsy need to take account of the phase and severity of the seizure disorder, comorbidity, gender and age...
  53. doi request reprint Understanding referral patterns to an epilepsy clinic: professional perceptions of factors influencing the referral of older adults
    Lindsay Blank
    School of Health and Related Research, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK Electronic address
    Seizure 22:698-702. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to explore staff perceptions of why older adults may be under-represented in epilepsy clinics...
  54. ncbi request reprint Epileptic automatisms in the criminal courts: 13 cases tried in England and Wales between 1975 and 2001
    Markus Reuber
    Academic Neurology Unit, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    Epilepsia 49:138-45. 2008
    ..To explore the relationship of epilepsy and criminal behavior...
  55. doi request reprint Consciousness in non-epileptic attack disorder
    Markus Reuber
    Academic Neurology Unit, University of Sheffield, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield, UK
    Behav Neurol 24:95-106. 2011
    ..In fact, complete loss of "consciousness" is the exception rather than the rule in NEAs. Patients, as well as external observers, may have a tendency to overestimate impairments of consciousness during the seizures...
  56. ncbi request reprint New-onset psychogenic seizures after intracranial neurosurgery
    M Reuber
    Department of Neurology, St James s University Hospital, Leeds, United Kingdom
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 144:901-7; discussion 907. 2002
    ..Here we describe patients who developed PNES after intracranial neurosurgery for indications other than the control of refractory epileptic seizures and explore whether neurosurgical intervention is at risk factor for PNES...
  57. ncbi request reprint Menstrual cycle-dependent neural plasticity in the adult human brain is hormone, task, and region specific
    Guillen Fernandez
    Department of Epileptology, University of Bonn, 53105 Bonn, Germany
    J Neurosci 23:3790-5. 2003
    ..In conclusion, our data demonstrate steroid hormone responsivity in the adult human brain by revealing neural plasticity in the language domain, which appears hormone, task, and region specific...
  58. ncbi request reprint An augmented model of brief psychodynamic interpersonal therapy for patients with nonepileptic seizures
    Stephanie Howlett
    Department of Neurology, Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Royal Hallamshire Hospital
    Psychotherapy (Chic) 46:125-38. 2009
    ..Three case reports illustrate how the treatment can be adapted to meet different patients' needs. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2010 APA, all rights reserved)...
  59. ncbi request reprint Audit of healthcare provision for UK prisoners with suspected epilepsy
    P Tittensor
    Mid Staffordshire General Hospitals NHS Trust, Department of Neurology, Weston Road, Stafford, Staffordshire ST16 3SA, United Kingdom
    Seizure 17:69-75. 2008
    ..To describe the prevalence and nature of epileptic seizure disorders in a typical UK prison and compare the care offered to prisoners to the recommendations of the National Institute for Clinical Excellence (NICE)...
  60. ncbi request reprint Which patients become seizure free with antiepileptic drugs? An observational study in 821 patients with epilepsy
    J Bauer
    Department of Epileptology, University of Bonn, Germany
    Acta Neurol Scand 117:55-9. 2008
    ..Analysis of factors influencing seizure outcome in antiepileptic drug treatment of epilepsy...
  61. pmc Reproductive dysfunction in women with epilepsy: recommendations for evaluation and management
    J Bauer
    Department of Epileptology, University of Bonn, Germany
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 73:121-5. 2002
    ..These include polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), isolated components of this syndrome such as polycystic ovaries, hyperandrogenaemia, hypothalamic amenorrhoea, and functional hyperprolactinaemia...
  62. ncbi request reprint The localizing value of ictal consciousness and its constituent functions: a video-EEG study in patients with focal epilepsy
    S Lux
    Department of Epileptology, University of Bonn, Germany
    Brain 125:2691-8. 2002
    ..The localizing value of patterns of impairment of constituent functions is superior to that of 'consciousness' as a whole...
  63. ncbi request reprint Intrasubject reproducibility of presurgical language lateralization and mapping using fMRI
    G Fernandez
    Department of Epileptology, University of Bonn, Germany
    Neurology 60:969-75. 2003
    ..fMRI is becoming a standard tool for the presurgical lateralization and mapping of brain areas involved in language processing. However, its within-subject reproducibility has yet to be fully explored...
  64. ncbi request reprint [Tolerance of high dosage carbamazepine monotherapy in treatment of epilepsy]
    J Bauer
    Klinik für Epileptologie, Universitatsklinikum Bonn, Sigmund Freud Strasse 25, 53105 Bonn
    Nervenarzt 73:533-7. 2002
    ..No treatment changes had to be undertaken because of abnormal laboratory parameters. High dose CBZ anticonvulsant monotherapy is well tolerated...
  65. ncbi request reprint Examining a community model of epilepsy care for people with learning disabilities
    M Reuber
    Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, Department of Neurology, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Glossop Road, Sheffield S10 2JF, United Kingdom
    Seizure 17:84-91. 2008
    ....
  66. ncbi request reprint Language mapping in less than 15 minutes: real-time functional MRI during routine clinical investigation
    G Fernandez
    Department of Epileptology, University of Bonn, 53105 Bonn, Germany
    Neuroimage 14:585-94. 2001
    ..In conclusion, real-time fMRI, as used here, allowed reliable language lateralization and mapping in less than 15 min during routine clinical MRI investigation with no need for postprocessing...
  67. ncbi request reprint Acute confusion or altered mental state: consider nonconvulsive status epilepticus
    Stefan Beyenburg
    Department of Neurology, Centre Hospitalier de Luxembourg, Luxembourg, Luxembourg, USA
    Gerontology 53:388-96. 2007
    ..The diagnosis of nonconvulsive status epilepticus (NCSE) is particularly challenging in elderly patients. Confusion, personality change, dysphasia, subtle motor activity and nystagmus may be the only presenting signs...
  68. ncbi request reprint Anxiety in patients with epilepsy: systematic review and suggestions for clinical management
    Stefan Beyenburg
    Department of Neurology, Centre Hospitalier de Luxembourg, Rue Barblé 4, L 1210 Luxembourg, Luxembourg
    Epilepsy Behav 7:161-71. 2005
    ..Nevertheless, a practical approach based on the temporal relationship between anxiety and epileptic seizures allows clinicians to consider appropriate treatment strategies to reduce the psychiatric comorbidity in patients with epilepsy...
  69. ncbi request reprint Is valproate encephalopathy under-recognised in older people? A case series
    Stefan Beyenburg
    Department of Neurology, Centre Hospitalier de Luxembourg, Luxembourg, Luxembourg
    Age Ageing 36:344-6. 2007
    ..Valproate (VPA) is an antiepileptic drug with a broad spectrum of efficacy. Although usually well-tolerated, it may have side-effects of which encephalopathy is one of the most serious...
  70. ncbi request reprint Discontinuation of Mysoline: lessons to be learned
    Markus Reuber
    Lancet 364:1580-1; discussion 1581-2. 2004