Page B Pennell

Summary

Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Pregnancy, epilepsy, and women's issues
    Page B Pennell
    Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis St, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Continuum (Minneap Minn) 19:697-714. 2013
  2. pmc Differential effects of antiepileptic drugs on neonatal outcomes
    P B Pennell
    Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis Street, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 24:449-56. 2012
  3. pmc Hormonal aspects of epilepsy
    Page B Pennell
    Division of Epilepsy, Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Neurol Clin 27:941-65. 2009
  4. pmc Relationship of child IQ to parental IQ and education in children with fetal antiepileptic drug exposure
    Kimford J Meador
    Department of Neurology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 21:147-52. 2011
  5. pmc Foetal antiepileptic drug exposure and verbal versus non-verbal abilities at three years of age
    Kimford J Meador
    Department of Neurology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Brain 134:396-404. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Differential effects of antiepileptic drugs on neuroactive steroids in men with epilepsy
    Andrew G Herzog
    Harvard Neuroendocrine Unit, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Epilepsia 47:1945-8. 2006
  7. pmc Cognitive function at 3 years of age after fetal exposure to antiepileptic drugs
    Kimford J Meador
    Department of Neurology, Emory University, Woodruff Memorial Research Bldg, 101 Woodruff Cir, Suite 6000, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    N Engl J Med 360:1597-605. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Gender-specific psychosocial impact of living with epilepsy
    Page B Pennell
    Department of Neurology, Emory University School of Medicine, 101 Woodruff Circle, Suite 6000, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 15:S20-5. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Variation of seizure frequency with ovulatory status of menstrual cycles
    Andrew G Herzog
    Harvard Neuroendocrine Unit, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Epilepsia 52:1843-8. 2011
  10. pmc Antiepileptic drug use in women of childbearing age
    Kimford J Meador
    Department of Neurology, Emory University, Woodruff Memorial Research Building, 101 Woodruff Circle, Suite 6000, Mail Stop 1930 001 1AN, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 15:339-43. 2009

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Publications18

  1. doi request reprint Pregnancy, epilepsy, and women's issues
    Page B Pennell
    Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis St, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Continuum (Minneap Minn) 19:697-714. 2013
    ..Optimal treatment of women with epilepsy includes consideration of the complex interactions of sex steroid hormones with epilepsy and antiepileptic drugs, and of the potential risks of any antiepileptic drug prescribed during a pregnancy...
  2. pmc Differential effects of antiepileptic drugs on neonatal outcomes
    P B Pennell
    Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis Street, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 24:449-56. 2012
    ..Differential risks among the AEDs can help inform decisions about AED selection for women during childbearing years...
  3. pmc Hormonal aspects of epilepsy
    Page B Pennell
    Division of Epilepsy, Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Neurol Clin 27:941-65. 2009
    ..Additionally, development of the neurosteroid analog ganaxolone provides a novel approach that can potentially be used across both genders and all age groups...
  4. pmc Relationship of child IQ to parental IQ and education in children with fetal antiepileptic drug exposure
    Kimford J Meador
    Department of Neurology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 21:147-52. 2011
    ....
  5. pmc Foetal antiepileptic drug exposure and verbal versus non-verbal abilities at three years of age
    Kimford J Meador
    Department of Neurology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Brain 134:396-404. 2011
    ..Additional research is needed to confirm these findings, extend the study to other drugs, define the risks associated with drug treatment for seizures in the neonates, and understand the underlying mechanisms...
  6. ncbi request reprint Differential effects of antiepileptic drugs on neuroactive steroids in men with epilepsy
    Andrew G Herzog
    Harvard Neuroendocrine Unit, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Epilepsia 47:1945-8. 2006
    ..To compare serum levels of neuroactive steroids among men with epilepsy who take various antiepileptic drugs, untreated men with epilepsy and normal controls (NC)...
  7. pmc Cognitive function at 3 years of age after fetal exposure to antiepileptic drugs
    Kimford J Meador
    Department of Neurology, Emory University, Woodruff Memorial Research Bldg, 101 Woodruff Cir, Suite 6000, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    N Engl J Med 360:1597-605. 2009
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Gender-specific psychosocial impact of living with epilepsy
    Page B Pennell
    Department of Neurology, Emory University School of Medicine, 101 Woodruff Circle, Suite 6000, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 15:S20-5. 2009
    ..These gender-specific factors should be a key consideration when counseling and treating patients with epilepsy...
  9. doi request reprint Variation of seizure frequency with ovulatory status of menstrual cycles
    Andrew G Herzog
    Harvard Neuroendocrine Unit, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Epilepsia 52:1843-8. 2011
    ..To determine if seizure frequency differs between anovulatory and ovulatory cycles...
  10. pmc Antiepileptic drug use in women of childbearing age
    Kimford J Meador
    Department of Neurology, Emory University, Woodruff Memorial Research Building, 101 Woodruff Circle, Suite 6000, Mail Stop 1930 001 1AN, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 15:339-43. 2009
    ..Except for the top two AED monotherapies, there were marked differences in other monotherapies and in polytherapies between U.S. and UK centers. Future investigations are needed to examine reasons for drug choice...
  11. ncbi request reprint Pharmacology of antiepileptic drugs during pregnancy and lactation
    Page B Pennell
    Department of Neurology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 11:263-9. 2007
    ..The report provides an overview of these key topics, highlights gaps in the current knowledge, and provides future directions for needed research...
  12. doi request reprint Efficacy of safety signals in the epilepsy monitoring unit (EMU): should we worry?
    Hae W Shin
    Edward B Bromfield Epilepsy Program, Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 23:458-61. 2012
    ..Future studies investigating more effective techniques to capture every epileptic seizure are warranted as 24/7 monitoring by healthcare professionals is not feasible in many settings...
  13. pmc Female reproductive factors and risk of seizure or epilepsy: data from the Nurses' Health Study II
    Barbara A Dworetzky
    Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Epilepsia 53:e1-4. 2012
    ..76, 95% CI 1.10-2.81) increased the risk of isolated seizure. Oral contraceptive use and parity were not associated with isolated seizure or epilepsy. Therefore, menstrual factors were associated with risk of seizure and epilepsy...
  14. ncbi request reprint Antiepileptic drug pharmacokinetics during pregnancy and lactation
    Page B Pennell
    Department of Neurology, Emory Epilepsy Center, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Neurology 61:S35-42. 2003
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  15. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy in women who have epilepsy
    Page B Pennell
    Emory Epilepsy Program, Department of Neurology, Emory University School of Medicine, 101 Woodruff Circle, Suite 6000 Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Neurol Clin 22:799-820. 2004
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint The importance of monotherapy in pregnancy
    Page B Pennell
    Epilepsy Monitoring Unit, Department of Neurology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Neurology 60:S31-8. 2003
    ..Prenatal screening for major malformations should be offered. Careful planning and management of any pregnancy in women with epilepsy is essential to increase the likelihood of a healthy outcome for mother and infant...
  17. pmc Disparities in NIH funding for epilepsy research
    Kimford J Meador
    Department of Neurology, Emory University, Woodruff Memorial Research Building, 101 Woodruff Circle, Suite 6000, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Neurology 77:1305-7. 2011
    ..The disparity cannot be explained by differences in the overall impact of these diseases on US citizens. Greater transparency in the review and funding process is needed to disclose the reason for this disparity...
  18. ncbi request reprint Differential effects of antiepileptic drugs on sexual function and reproductive hormones in men with epilepsy: interim analysis of a comparison between lamotrigine and enzyme-inducing antiepileptic drugs
    Andrew G Herzog
    Harvard Neuroendocrine Unit, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Epilepsia 45:764-8. 2004
    ..We compared sexual function and reproductive hormone levels among men with localization-related epilepsy (LRE) taking various antiepileptic drugs (AEDs) and normal controls (NC)...