Andrew J Cole

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Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Debate: Should antiepileptic drugs be stopped after successful epilepsy surgery?
    Andrew J Cole
    Epilepsy Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Epilepsia 49:29-34. 2008
  2. pmc Absence of early epileptiform abnormalities predicts lack of seizures on continuous EEG
    Mouhsin M Shafi
    Epilepsy Service, Department of Neurology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Neurology 79:1796-801. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Treatment of acute seizures and status epilepticus
    Daniel J Costello
    Epilepsy Service, Department of Neurology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    J Intensive Care Med 22:319-47. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Advances in the application of technology to epilepsy: the CIMIT/NIO Epilepsy Innovation Summit
    Steven C Schachter
    Center for Integration of Medicine and Innovative Technology, Boston, MA, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 16:3-46. 2009
  5. pmc Inferring seizure frequency from brief EEG recordings
    M Brandon Westover
    MGH Epilepsy Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, U S A Sleep Division, Department of Neurology, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, U S A King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, and Department of Internal Medicine, Paget, Bermuda
    J Clin Neurophysiol 30:174-7. 2013
  6. pmc An intraoperative multimodal neurophysiologic approach to successful resection of precentral gyrus epileptogenic lesions
    Mirela V Simon
    Department of Neurology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02214, USA
    Epilepsia 53:e75-9. 2012
  7. pmc Current dipole orientation and distribution of epileptiform activity correlates with cortical thinning in left mesiotemporal epilepsy
    Claus Reinsberger
    Department of Radiology, Athinoula A Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging, Massachusetts General Hospital, Charlestown, MA 02129, USA
    Neuroimage 52:1238-42. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Cryptogenic New Onset Refractory Status Epilepticus (NORSE) in adults-Infectious or not?
    Daniel J Costello
    Epilepsy Service, Department of Neurology, ACC 835, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Neurol Sci 277:26-31. 2009
  9. doi request reprint The utility of routine EEG in the diagnosis of sleep disordered breathing
    Ioannis Karakis
    Epilepsy Service, Department of Neurology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Clin Neurophysiol 29:333-8. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Foramen ovale electrodes in the evaluation of epilepsy surgery: conventional and unconventional uses
    Ioannis Karakis
    Epilepsy Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 22:247-54. 2011

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Publications29

  1. doi request reprint Debate: Should antiepileptic drugs be stopped after successful epilepsy surgery?
    Andrew J Cole
    Epilepsy Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Epilepsia 49:29-34. 2008
    ..The goal is to provide physicians with the best available data, a context in which to consider it, and a full understanding of its limitations. This article also highlights an area that is ripe for further prospective study...
  2. pmc Absence of early epileptiform abnormalities predicts lack of seizures on continuous EEG
    Mouhsin M Shafi
    Epilepsy Service, Department of Neurology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Neurology 79:1796-801. 2012
    ..To determine whether the absence of early epileptiform abnormalities predicts absence of later seizures on continuous EEG monitoring of hospitalized patients...
  3. ncbi request reprint Treatment of acute seizures and status epilepticus
    Daniel J Costello
    Epilepsy Service, Department of Neurology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    J Intensive Care Med 22:319-47. 2007
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Advances in the application of technology to epilepsy: the CIMIT/NIO Epilepsy Innovation Summit
    Steven C Schachter
    Center for Integration of Medicine and Innovative Technology, Boston, MA, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 16:3-46. 2009
    ..This article summarizes the discussions and demonstrates that cross-disciplinary interactions can catalyze collaborations between physicians and engineers to address and solve many of the pressing unmet needs in epilepsy...
  5. pmc Inferring seizure frequency from brief EEG recordings
    M Brandon Westover
    MGH Epilepsy Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, U S A Sleep Division, Department of Neurology, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, U S A King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, and Department of Internal Medicine, Paget, Bermuda
    J Clin Neurophysiol 30:174-7. 2013
    ..This framework should aid the clinician in applying a more principled approach toward decision making in the setting of a single seizure on a routine EEG...
  6. pmc An intraoperative multimodal neurophysiologic approach to successful resection of precentral gyrus epileptogenic lesions
    Mirela V Simon
    Department of Neurology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02214, USA
    Epilepsia 53:e75-9. 2012
    ....
  7. pmc Current dipole orientation and distribution of epileptiform activity correlates with cortical thinning in left mesiotemporal epilepsy
    Claus Reinsberger
    Department of Radiology, Athinoula A Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging, Massachusetts General Hospital, Charlestown, MA 02129, USA
    Neuroimage 52:1238-42. 2010
    ..This finding may, in part, explain the unfavorable outcome in some MTLE patients after epilepsy surgery...
  8. doi request reprint Cryptogenic New Onset Refractory Status Epilepticus (NORSE) in adults-Infectious or not?
    Daniel J Costello
    Epilepsy Service, Department of Neurology, ACC 835, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Neurol Sci 277:26-31. 2009
    ..They are usually presumed to be due to infectious encephalitis and typically have devastating consequences. We describe our experience with six adults who presented with NORSE and raise the possibility of non-infectious causes...
  9. doi request reprint The utility of routine EEG in the diagnosis of sleep disordered breathing
    Ioannis Karakis
    Epilepsy Service, Department of Neurology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Clin Neurophysiol 29:333-8. 2012
    ..Increased awareness is required by the EEG technologists, interpreting neurologists, and referring physicians, regarding reporting and using sleep apnea features on the EEG...
  10. doi request reprint Foramen ovale electrodes in the evaluation of epilepsy surgery: conventional and unconventional uses
    Ioannis Karakis
    Epilepsy Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 22:247-54. 2011
    ..We also summarize the pros and cons of FO electrodes implantation and attempt to reestablish their utility in presurgical evaluation...
  11. doi request reprint Propofol and the electroencephalogram
    Daniel San-Juan
    Neurophysiology Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, MA 02114, USA
    Clin Neurophysiol 121:998-1006. 2010
    ..This paper presents a review of the effects of propofol in electroencephalograms and discusses proconvulsive, anticonvulsive proprieties and the EEG findings in different medical conditions...
  12. doi request reprint Prognostic implications of periodic epileptiform discharges
    Daniel San Juan Orta
    Epilepsy Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit St, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Arch Neurol 66:985-91. 2009
    ..Periodic epileptiform discharges (PEDs) are an abnormal finding on electroencephalograms (EEGs), the significance of which is uncertain...
  13. pmc Dynamic statistical parametric mapping for analyzing ictal magnetoencephalographic spikes in patients with intractable frontal lobe epilepsy
    Naoaki Tanaka
    Athinoula A Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging, Massachusetts General Hospital, Charlestown, MA 02129, USA
    Epilepsy Res 85:279-86. 2009
    ..Analyzing ictal MEG spikes by using dSPMs may provide useful information in presurgical evaluation of epilepsy...
  14. pmc Intravenous levetiracetam in the rat pilocarpine-induced status epilepticus model: behavioral, physiological and histological studies
    Yi Zheng
    Epilepsy Research Laboratory, Epilepsy Service and Neurology Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Neuropharmacology 58:793-8. 2010
    ..We sought to determine the effect of LEV administered intravenously in a chemoconvulsant model of status epilepticus...
  15. ncbi request reprint Status epilepticus and periictal imaging
    Andrew J Cole
    MGH Epilepsy Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Epilepsia 45:72-7. 2004
    ..A framework is proposed for considering the relation between ictal duration and severity, the characteristics of imaging abnormalities, and the mechanism of their underlying pathophysiology...
  16. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of surgical treatment of de novo, adult-onset, cryptogenic, refractory focal status epilepticus
    Daniel J Costello
    Epilepsy Service, Department of Neurology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston 02114, USA
    Arch Neurol 63:895-901. 2006
    ..There have been few published reports of successful surgical treatment of focal status epilepticus. Surgical intervention is considered a last resort after medical strategies have been exhausted...
  17. ncbi request reprint Hyperacute neuropathological findings after proton beam radiosurgery of the rat hippocampus
    Jonathan L Brisman
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Neurosurgery 56:1330-7; discussion 1337-8. 2005
    ..To study the hyperacute histological and immunohistochemical effects of stereotactic proton beam irradiation of the rat hippocampus...
  18. pmc Revising the "Rule of Three" for inferring seizure freedom
    M Brandon Westover
    Neurology Department, Epilepsy Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Epilepsia 53:368-76. 2012
    ..Therefore, we set out to determine whether an alternative approach to the Rule of Three might be possible, and under what conditions the rule may be expected to hold or would need to be extended...
  19. ncbi request reprint Susceptibility to seizure-induced injury and acquired microencephaly following intraventricular injection of saporin-conjugated 192 IgG in developing rat brain
    Sookyong Koh
    MGH Epilepsy Service, Epilepsy Research Laboratory, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, VBK 830, 55 Fruit Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Exp Neurol 194:457-66. 2005
    ....
  20. doi request reprint Extrapyramidal epilepsy
    Ioannis Karakis
    Massachussets General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Epileptic Disord 13:181-4. 2011
    ..Familiarity and inclusion of the disease in the list of conditions that mimic epilepsy, as well as prolonged video-EEG recordings, may prevent diagnostic delays and unnecessary or belated treatments. [Published with video sequences]...
  21. ncbi request reprint Multimodal longitudinal imaging of focal status epilepticus
    Colin P Doherty
    Epilepsy Service, Neurology Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Can J Neurol Sci 31:276-81. 2004
    ..Little is understood about the evolution of structural and functional brain changes during the course of uncontrolled focal status epilepticus in humans...
  22. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for new epilepsy drugs. New epilepsy drugs are safer and cause fewer adverse effects than their predecessors. But they're not more effective
    Andrew J Cole
    Epilepsy Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Health News 10:6-7. 2004
  23. ncbi request reprint Case records of the Massachusetts General Hospital. Case 24-2007. A 20-year-old pregnant woman with altered mental status
    Andrew J Cole
    Neurology Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, USA
    N Engl J Med 357:589-600. 2007
  24. ncbi request reprint Initial individualized selection of long-term anticonvulsant drugs by neurologists
    Andrew J Cole
    Epilepsy Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, VBK 830, 55 Fruit Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Neurology 63:S1-2. 2004
  25. doi request reprint Understanding relationships between autism, intelligence, and epilepsy: a cross-disorder approach
    Agnies M van Eeghen
    Department of Neurology, The Carol and James Herscot Center for Tuberous Sclerosis Complex, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Dev Med Child Neurol 55:146-53. 2013
    ....
  26. doi request reprint Journal Club: Randomized phase III study 306: Adjunctive perampanel for refractory partial-onset seizures
    Mathew J Pulicken
    From the Massachusetts General Hospital, Epilepsy Service, Boston, MA
    Neurology 80:e17-9. 2013
    ..In this Journal Club, we evaluate a phase III study by Krauss et al.(1) that demonstrates efficacy and safety of adjunctive perampanel for refractory partial-onset seizures...
  27. ncbi request reprint MRI changes in the rat hippocampus following proton radiosurgery
    James D Rabinov
    Division of Neuroradiology, Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Stereotact Funct Neurosurg 82:156-64. 2004
    ..To define radiographic dose-response relationships for proton radiosurgery using a rat brain model...
  28. ncbi request reprint Diffusion-weighted imaging abnormalities in the splenium after seizures
    Joel Oster
    Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Epilepsia 44:852-4. 2003
    ..Transient increased T2 signal in the splenium of the corpus callosum after seizures has been reported and sometimes attributed to a postulated toxicity of anticonvulsant medications (AEDs)...
  29. ncbi request reprint Neuroprotection and antiepileptogenesis: overview, definitions, and context
    Andrew J Cole
    MGH Epilepsy Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Fruit Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Neurology 59:S1-2. 2002