Joyce Liporace

Summary

Affiliation: Thomas Jefferson University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Concerns regarding lamotrigine and breast-feeding
    Joyce Liporace
    Department of Neurology, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 5:102-5. 2004
  2. 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
  3. pmc Effects of breastfeeding in children of women taking antiepileptic drugs
    K J Meador
    Department of Neurology, Emory University, Woodruff Memorial Research Building, 101 Woodruff Circle, Suite 6000, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Neurology 75:1954-60. 2010
  4. pmc Laterality and location influence catamenial seizure expression in women with partial epilepsy
    M Quigg
    Department of Neurology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Neurology 73:223-7. 2009
  5. 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
  6. ncbi request reprint Refractory generalized seizures: response to corpus callosotomy and vagal nerve stimulation
    Maromi Nei
    Department of Neurology, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Epilepsia 47:115-22. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Value of non-invasive testing when there are independent bitemporal seizures in the scalp EEG
    Sigmund Jenssen
    Department of Neurology, Drexel Medical College, Hahnemann University Hospital, Mail Stop 423, Broad and Vine Streets, Philadelphia, PA 19129, USA
    Epilepsy Res 68:115-22. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint "Seizure-alert dogs": observations from an inpatient video/EEG unit
    Rafael Ortiz
    Jefferson Hospital for Neuroscience, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 6:620-2. 2005
  9. 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
  10. doi request reprint Pregnancy registries in epilepsy: a consensus statement on health outcomes
    K J Meador
    Department of Neurology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Neurology 71:1109-17. 2008

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Concerns regarding lamotrigine and breast-feeding
    Joyce Liporace
    Department of Neurology, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 5:102-5. 2004
    ..This article reports LTG levels in full-term nursing newborns born to mothers with epilepsy on lamotrigine monotherapy...
  2. 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...
  3. pmc Effects of breastfeeding in children of women taking antiepileptic drugs
    K J Meador
    Department of Neurology, Emory University, Woodruff Memorial Research Building, 101 Woodruff Circle, Suite 6000, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Neurology 75:1954-60. 2010
    ..Animal and human studies have demonstrated that some AEDs can adversely affect the immature brain. However, no investigation has examined effects of breastfeeding during AED therapy on subsequent cognitive abilities in children...
  4. pmc Laterality and location influence catamenial seizure expression in women with partial epilepsy
    M Quigg
    Department of Neurology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Neurology 73:223-7. 2009
    ..The location and laterality of the epileptic lesion as well as patient age may affect periodicity...
  5. 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...
  6. ncbi request reprint Refractory generalized seizures: response to corpus callosotomy and vagal nerve stimulation
    Maromi Nei
    Department of Neurology, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Epilepsia 47:115-22. 2006
    ..However, the efficacy and safety of these two procedures have not been compared. This study evaluates the two procedures for generalized seizures...
  7. ncbi request reprint Value of non-invasive testing when there are independent bitemporal seizures in the scalp EEG
    Sigmund Jenssen
    Department of Neurology, Drexel Medical College, Hahnemann University Hospital, Mail Stop 423, Broad and Vine Streets, Philadelphia, PA 19129, USA
    Epilepsy Res 68:115-22. 2006
    ..These findings need confirmation...
  8. ncbi request reprint "Seizure-alert dogs": observations from an inpatient video/EEG unit
    Rafael Ortiz
    Jefferson Hospital for Neuroscience, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 6:620-2. 2005
    ..Similar studies (in epilepsy monitoring units) of larger samples of patients are needed to determine if these trained dogs are responsible for clinical improvement in epilepsy patients...
  9. 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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  10. doi request reprint Pregnancy registries in epilepsy: a consensus statement on health outcomes
    K J Meador
    Department of Neurology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Neurology 71:1109-17. 2008
    ..There is a critical need for investigations to delineate the underlying mechanisms and explain the variance seen in outcomes across AEDs and within a single AED...
  11. ncbi request reprint Epilepsy and women's health: family planning, bone health, menopause, and menstrual-related seizures
    Joyce Liporace
    Department of Neurology, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 78:497-506. 2003
    ..This article reviews some areas of concern for women living with epilepsy...
  12. ncbi request reprint EEG and ECG in sudden unexplained death in epilepsy
    Maromi Nei
    Jefferson Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, Department of Neurology, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Epilepsia 45:338-45. 2004
    ..Sudden unexpected death in epilepsy (SUDEP) is a major cause of mortality for patients with epilepsy. Cardiac factors may be involved and were evaluated in this study...
  13. doi request reprint Lamotrigine in breast milk and nursing infants: determination of exposure
    D Jeffrey Newport
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, 1365 Clifton Rd NE, Suite B6100, Atlanta, GA 30322
    Pediatrics 122:e223-31. 2008
    ..We sought to characterize the determinants of lamotrigine concentrations in breast milk and nursing-infant plasma...
  14. ncbi request reprint Postnatal concerns in children born to women with epilepsy
    Gregory L Holmes
    Neuroscience Center at Dartmouth, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 11:270-6. 2007
    ..Understanding the full spectrum of AED-induced effects on the developing brain will require both rigorous basic science and clinical studies...
  15. 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...
  16. 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...