C Harden

Summary

Affiliation: Cornell University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The effect of menopause and perimenopause on the course of epilepsy
    C L Harden
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, New York Presbyterian Hospital Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York 10021, USA
    Epilepsia 40:1402-7. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Safety profile of levetiracetam
    C Harden
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, Cornell Medical Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Epilepsia 42:36-9. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint The effect of seizure severity on quality of life in epilepsy
    Cynthia L Harden
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 11:208-11. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Seizure frequency is associated with age at menopause in women with epilepsy
    C L Harden
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, Department of Neurology and Neuroscience, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Neurology 61:451-5. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Sensitivity to jerky gene dosage underlies epileptic seizures in mice
    G P Donovan
    Department of Pharmacology, New York Hospital, Cornell University Medical Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
    J Neurosci 17:4562-9. 1997
  6. pmc Reproducibility and complications in gene searches: linkage on chromosome 6, heterogeneity, association, and maternal inheritance in juvenile myoclonic epilepsy
    D A Greenberg
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Box 1229, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Am J Hum Genet 66:508-16. 2000
  7. ncbi request reprint Epileptogenesis: left or right hemisphere dominance? Preliminary findings in a hospital-based population
    D Labar
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, New York Presbyterian Hospital Weill Cornell Medical Center, K 615, 525 E 68th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Seizure 10:570-2. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint An analysis of lifetime fractures in women with epilepsy
    B S Koppel
    Department of Neurology, Metropolitan Hospital, New York Medical College, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Acta Neurol Scand 111:225-8. 2005
  9. doi request reprint Sexual dysfunction in women with epilepsy
    Cynthia L Harden
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, Department of Neurology, Room k 615, 525 East 68th Street, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, United States
    Seizure 17:131-5. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy and epilepsy
    Cynthia L Harden
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, Department of Neurology, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Semin Neurol 27:453-9. 2007

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. ncbi request reprint The effect of menopause and perimenopause on the course of epilepsy
    C L Harden
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, New York Presbyterian Hospital Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York 10021, USA
    Epilepsia 40:1402-7. 1999
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Safety profile of levetiracetam
    C Harden
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, Cornell Medical Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Epilepsia 42:36-9. 2001
    ..Levetiracetam is a Pregnancy Category C drug. Overall, when used in combination with other AEDs, levetiracetam was generally well tolerated as add-on treatment for partial-onset seizures...
  3. ncbi request reprint The effect of seizure severity on quality of life in epilepsy
    Cynthia L Harden
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 11:208-11. 2007
    ..037, R(2)=0.30). These findings indicate that severe and potentially injurious seizure behaviors contribute to anxiety and socially avoidant behavior for persons with intractable epilepsy...
  4. ncbi request reprint Seizure frequency is associated with age at menopause in women with epilepsy
    C L Harden
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, Department of Neurology and Neuroscience, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Neurology 61:451-5. 2003
    ..To determine whether the age at menopause in women with epilepsy is associated with seizure frequency...
  5. ncbi request reprint Sensitivity to jerky gene dosage underlies epileptic seizures in mice
    G P Donovan
    Department of Pharmacology, New York Hospital, Cornell University Medical Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
    J Neurosci 17:4562-9. 1997
    ....
  6. pmc Reproducibility and complications in gene searches: linkage on chromosome 6, heterogeneity, association, and maternal inheritance in juvenile myoclonic epilepsy
    D A Greenberg
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Box 1229, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Am J Hum Genet 66:508-16. 2000
    ..These data also suggest that JME may be predominantly maternally inherited and that the HLA-linked form is more likely to occur in families of European origin...
  7. ncbi request reprint Epileptogenesis: left or right hemisphere dominance? Preliminary findings in a hospital-based population
    D Labar
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, New York Presbyterian Hospital Weill Cornell Medical Center, K 615, 525 E 68th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Seizure 10:570-2. 2001
    ..Further study of lateralization of epileptogenesis in a community population-based sample of incident new-onset cases seems warranted...
  8. ncbi request reprint An analysis of lifetime fractures in women with epilepsy
    B S Koppel
    Department of Neurology, Metropolitan Hospital, New York Medical College, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Acta Neurol Scand 111:225-8. 2005
    ..To clarify the relationship between fractures and antiepileptic drug (AED) use...
  9. doi request reprint Sexual dysfunction in women with epilepsy
    Cynthia L Harden
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, Department of Neurology, Room k 615, 525 East 68th Street, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, United States
    Seizure 17:131-5. 2008
    ..Strategies for modifying the contributors to sexual dysfunction in WWE will be discussed as well as the role of the neurologist in initiating management of this challenging comorbidity...
  10. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy and epilepsy
    Cynthia L Harden
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, Department of Neurology, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Semin Neurol 27:453-9. 2007
    ..The metabolism of both lamotrigine and oxcarbazepine is induced during pregnancy, and careful clinical monitoring and frequent level assessment are emerging as important for these AEDs...
  11. pmc Hormone replacement therapy: will it affect seizure control and AED levels?
    Cynthia L Harden
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, Department of Neurology, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, United States
    Seizure 17:176-80. 2008
    ..Strategies for managing HRT in symptomatic postmenopausal WWE using estrogenic and progestogenic compounds that may be less likely to promote seizures are discussed...
  12. ncbi request reprint Optimizing therapy of seizures in women who use oral contraceptives
    Cynthia L Harden
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Neurology 67:S56-8. 2006
    ..The placebo or pill-free week of the OC regimen may also be a period when clinical toxicity can occur. Even with the considerations discussed in this review, OCs are a reasonable contraceptive option for women with epilepsy taking AEDs...
  13. ncbi request reprint Hormone replacement therapy in women with epilepsy: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study
    Cynthia L Harden
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, Department of Neurology and Neuroscience, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Epilepsia 47:1447-51. 2006
    ..We sought to determine whether adding HRT to the medication regimen of postmenopausal women with epilepsy was associated with an increase in seizure frequency...
  14. ncbi request reprint Sexuality in men and women with epilepsy
    Cynthia L Harden
    Department of Neurology and Neuroscience, Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
    CNS Spectr 11:13-8. 2006
    ..Psychosocial factors, including sexual anxiety and stigma associated with epilepsy, can also affect the sexual life of patients with epilepsy...
  15. ncbi request reprint Screening for bone health in epilepsy
    Raj D Sheth
    Department of Neurology, University of Wisconsin Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Epilepsia 48:39-41. 2007
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Sexuality in women with epilepsy
    Cynthia L Harden
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, Department of Neurology and Neuroscience, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 7:S2-6. 2005
    ..This review focuses on potential sexual problems that are faced by women with epilepsy, with the suggestion that proper treatment may alleviate these problems...
  17. doi request reprint Epilepsy in older women
    Nitin K Sethi
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Menopause Int 14:85-7. 2008
    ..Altered antiepileptic drug pharmacokinetics with increasing age and the management of this vulnerable population is also discussed...
  18. ncbi request reprint Mood disorders in patients with epilepsy: epidemiology and management
    Cynthia L Harden
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York 10021, USA
    CNS Drugs 16:291-302. 2002
    ..Bupropion, clomipramine and maprotiline are associated with a greater risk of seizures compared with other antidepressants and consequently should be used with caution in the treatment of depression in patients with epilepsy...
  19. ncbi request reprint The co-morbidity of depression and epilepsy: epidemiology, etiology, and treatment
    Cynthia L Harden
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 525 E 68th Street, Room k 615, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Neurology 59:S48-55. 2002
    ..Electroconvulsive therapy is not contraindicated for treatment-resistant or psychotic depression. Depression must be recognized, diagnosed, and adequately treated in patients with epilepsy...
  20. ncbi request reprint The diagnostic significance of video-EEG monitoring findings on pseudoseizure patients differs between neurologists and psychiatrists
    Cynthia L Harden
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, Department of Neurology and Neuroscience, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York, USA
    Epilepsia 44:453-6. 2003
    ..In an attempt to elucidate factors contributing to this poor outcome, we hypothesized that neurologists and psychiatrists differ in their views of the diagnosis and management of psychogenic pseudoseizure patients...
  21. ncbi request reprint Menopause and bone density issues for women with epilepsy
    Cynthia L Harden
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, New York Presbyterian Hospital Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Neurology 61:S16-22. 2003
    ..This is probably related to an effect of seizures on hypothalamic function, although primary ovarian dysfunction may also be operative in this setting...
  22. ncbi request reprint Reaction to epilepsy in the workplace
    Cynthia L Harden
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Epilepsia 45:1134-40. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the characteristics of epilepsy that produce avoidant behavior in the workplace and therefore contribute to the actual stigma that persons with epilepsy are subjected to on the job...
  23. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and tolerability of the new antiepileptic drugs, I: Treatment of new-onset epilepsy: report of the TTA and QSS Subcommittees of the American Academy of Neurology and the American Epilepsy Society
    Jacqueline A French
    Neurological Institute, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Epilepsia 45:401-9. 2004
    ..S. Food and Drug Administration] in the treatment of children and adults with newly diagnosed partial and generalized epilepsies...
  24. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and tolerability of the new antiepileptic drugs, II: Treatment of refractory epilepsy: report of the TTA and QSS Subcommittees of the American Academy of Neurology and the American Epilepsy Society
    Jacqueline A French
    Neurological Institute, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Epilepsia 45:410-23. 2004
    ....
  25. doi request reprint Consensus statement: the evaluation and treatment of people with epilepsy and affective disorders
    John J Barry
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 13:S1-29. 2008
    ..Recommendations are based on the general depression literature as well as epilepsy-specific studies. It is hoped that this document will improve the overall detection and subsequent treatment of affective illnesses in PWE...
  26. ncbi request reprint Frequency of catamenial seizure exacerbation in women with localization-related epilepsy
    Andrew G Herzog
    Harvard Neuroendocrine Unit, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215
    Ann Neurol 56:431-4. 2004
    ..Among anovulatory cycles, average daily seizure frequency was substantially less during the midfollicular phase than during the remainder of the cycle. Overall, 39.1% of the women had catamenial epilepsy...