BRUCE PHILLIP HERMANN

Summary

Affiliation: University of Wisconsin
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Starting at the beginning: the neuropsychological status of children with new-onset epilepsies
    Bruce P Hermann
    Department of Neurology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine, Public Health, Madison WI 5307056, USA
    Epileptic Disord 14:12-21. 2012
  2. pmc Reduced hippocampal activation during episodic encoding in middle-aged individuals at genetic risk of Alzheimer's disease: a cross-sectional study
    Mehul A Trivedi
    Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center, William S Middleton Veteran s Affairs Hospital, Madison, WI, USA
    BMC Med 4:1. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Brain development in children with new onset epilepsy: a prospective controlled cohort investigation
    Bruce P Hermann
    Department of Neurology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin 53792, USA
    Epilepsia 51:2038-46. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Cerebellar atrophy in temporal lobe epilepsy
    Bruce P Hermann
    Department of Neurology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 7:279-87. 2005
  5. pmc Growing up with epilepsy: a two-year investigation of cognitive development in children with new onset epilepsy
    Bruce P Hermann
    Department of Neurology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Epilepsia 49:1847-58. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Cognitive prognosis in chronic temporal lobe epilepsy
    Bruce P Hermann
    Matthews Neuropsychology Lab, Department of Neurology, University of Wisconsin Madison, 53792, USA
    Ann Neurol 60:80-7. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Children with new-onset epilepsy: neuropsychological status and brain structure
    Bruce Hermann
    Department of Neurology, University of Wisconsin Madison, WI 53792, USA
    Brain 129:2609-19. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Cognitive phenotypes in temporal lobe epilepsy
    Bruce Hermann
    Department of Neurology, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53792, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 13:12-20. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint The frequency, complications and aetiology of ADHD in new onset paediatric epilepsy
    Bruce Hermann
    Matthews Neuropsychology Lab, Department of Neurology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    Brain 130:3135-48. 2007
  10. pmc Growing old with epilepsy: the neglected issue of cognitive and brain health in aging and elder persons with chronic epilepsy
    Bruce Hermann
    Department of Neurology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    Epilepsia 49:731-40. 2008

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications57

  1. pmc Starting at the beginning: the neuropsychological status of children with new-onset epilepsies
    Bruce P Hermann
    Department of Neurology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine, Public Health, Madison WI 5307056, USA
    Epileptic Disord 14:12-21. 2012
    ..This becomes the substrate upon which to characterise the effects of epilepsy and its treatment on subsequent neurodevelopment. The review concludes with suggestions for future clinical care and research...
  2. pmc Reduced hippocampal activation during episodic encoding in middle-aged individuals at genetic risk of Alzheimer's disease: a cross-sectional study
    Mehul A Trivedi
    Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center, William S Middleton Veteran s Affairs Hospital, Madison, WI, USA
    BMC Med 4:1. 2006
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Brain development in children with new onset epilepsy: a prospective controlled cohort investigation
    Bruce P Hermann
    Department of Neurology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin 53792, USA
    Epilepsia 51:2038-46. 2010
    ..To characterize prospective neurodevelopmental changes in brain structure in children with new and recent-onset epilepsy compared to healthy controls...
  4. ncbi request reprint Cerebellar atrophy in temporal lobe epilepsy
    Bruce P Hermann
    Department of Neurology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 7:279-87. 2005
    ..The goal of this work was to determine the presence and degree of cerebellar atrophy in chronic temporal lobe epilepsy, its clinical seizure correlates, and its association with general cortical atrophy...
  5. pmc Growing up with epilepsy: a two-year investigation of cognitive development in children with new onset epilepsy
    Bruce P Hermann
    Department of Neurology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Epilepsia 49:1847-58. 2008
    ..To characterize patterns and determinants of normal and abnormal cognitive development in children with new onset epilepsy compared to healthy controls...
  6. ncbi request reprint Cognitive prognosis in chronic temporal lobe epilepsy
    Bruce P Hermann
    Matthews Neuropsychology Lab, Department of Neurology, University of Wisconsin Madison, 53792, USA
    Ann Neurol 60:80-7. 2006
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Children with new-onset epilepsy: neuropsychological status and brain structure
    Bruce Hermann
    Department of Neurology, University of Wisconsin Madison, WI 53792, USA
    Brain 129:2609-19. 2006
    ..These early abnormalities need to be integrated into lifespan models of the neuropsychology of epilepsy...
  8. ncbi request reprint Cognitive phenotypes in temporal lobe epilepsy
    Bruce Hermann
    Department of Neurology, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53792, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 13:12-20. 2007
    ..The specific profile characteristics of the identified cognitive phenotypes are presented and their implications for the investigation of the neurobehavioral complications of epilepsy are discussed...
  9. ncbi request reprint The frequency, complications and aetiology of ADHD in new onset paediatric epilepsy
    Bruce Hermann
    Matthews Neuropsychology Lab, Department of Neurology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    Brain 130:3135-48. 2007
    ....
  10. pmc Growing old with epilepsy: the neglected issue of cognitive and brain health in aging and elder persons with chronic epilepsy
    Bruce Hermann
    Department of Neurology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    Epilepsia 49:731-40. 2008
    ..We suggest that a research agenda be developed to systematically identify and treat known modifiable risk factors in order to protect and promote cognitive and brain health in aging and elder persons with chronic epilepsy...
  11. pmc Cognitive and magnetic resonance volumetric abnormalities in new-onset pediatric epilepsy
    Bruce P Hermann
    Department of Neurology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison 53792, USA
    Semin Pediatr Neurol 14:173-80. 2007
    ..Subsets of children can be identified with salient academic and volumetric abnormalities. These findings represent the baseline upon which any subsequent effects of chronic epilepsy may accrue...
  12. doi request reprint The neurobehavioural comorbidities of epilepsy: can a natural history be developed?
    Bruce Hermann
    Department of Neurology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    Lancet Neurol 7:151-60. 2008
    ..This Review summarises, from a lifespan perspective, the evidence for the neurodevelopmental origins of these comorbidities, how they develop over time, and their endpoints, with an emphasis on future clinical and research challenges...
  13. pmc The psychosocial impact of epilepsy in adults
    Bruce Hermann
    Department of Neurology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, 600 Highland Avenue, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 15:S11-6. 2009
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  14. pmc The emerging architecture of neuropsychological impairment in epilepsy
    Bruce P Hermann
    Department of Neurology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, 600 North Highland Avenue, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    Neurol Clin 27:881-907. 2009
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  15. doi request reprint 100 years of Epilepsia: landmark papers and their influence in neuropsychology and neuropsychiatry
    Bruce Hermann
    Department of Neurology, Matthews Neuropsychology Lab, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin 53792, USA
    Epilepsia 51:1107-19. 2010
    ..These two papers are reviewed in detail and placed in historical context...
  16. ncbi request reprint Cerebellar atrophy in temporal lobe epilepsy affects procedural memory
    B Hermann
    Matthews Neuropsychology Lab, Department of Neurology, University of Wisconsin, 600 N Highland, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    Neurology 63:2129-31. 2004
    ..These findings provide support for the hypothesis that cerebellar atrophy in epilepsy affects procedural memory...
  17. ncbi request reprint Extratemporal quantitative MR volumetrics and neuropsychological status in temporal lobe epilepsy
    Bruce Hermann
    Department of Neurology, University of Wisconsin, Madison 53792, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 9:353-62. 2003
    ..g., duration and severity of epilepsy), remain to be determined...
  18. ncbi request reprint Neurodevelopmental vulnerability of the corpus callosum to childhood onset localization-related epilepsy
    Bruce Hermann
    Department of Neurology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    Neuroimage 18:284-92. 2003
    ..These findings indicate that childhood onset of temporal lobe epilepsy is associated with an adverse neurodevelopmental impact on brain connectivity which is of clinical consequence and theoretical interest...
  19. ncbi request reprint Classics in epilepsy and behavior: commentary
    Bruce Hermann
    Department of Neurology, University of Wisconsin Medical School, 600 Highland Avenue, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 4:365. 2003
  20. ncbi request reprint The neurodevelopmental impact of childhood-onset temporal lobe epilepsy on brain structure and function
    Bruce Hermann
    Departments of Neurology and Radiology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53792, USA
    Epilepsia 43:1062-71. 2002
    ..To characterize the neurodevelopmental correlates of childhood-onset temporal lobe epilepsy on brain structure and cognition compared with late-onset chronic temporal lobe epilepsy and healthy controls...
  21. ncbi request reprint The neurodevelopmental impact of childhood onset temporal lobe epilepsy on brain structure and function and the risk of progressive cognitive effects
    Bruce P Hermann
    Department of Neurology, University of Wisconsin, 600 N Highland Ave, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    Prog Brain Res 135:429-38. 2002
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  22. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric comorbidity in chronic epilepsy: identification, consequences, and treatment of major depression
    B P Hermann
    Department of Neurology, University of Wisconsin, Madison 53792, USA
    Epilepsia 41:S31-41. 2000
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  23. ncbi request reprint Visual confrontation naming following left anterior temporal lobectomy: a comparison of surgical approaches
    B P Hermann
    Department of Neurology, University of Wisconsin Madison, 53792 5132, USA
    Neuropsychology 13:3-9. 1999
    ..Across surgical approaches, the risk for decline in visual confrontation naming was associated with a later age of seizure onset and more extensive resection of lateral temporal neocortex...
  24. ncbi request reprint Quantitative measurement of cortical surface features in localization-related temporal lobe epilepsy
    Temitayo Oyegbile
    Department of Neurology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    Neuropsychology 18:729-37. 2004
    ..g., surface cerebral spinal fluid). These findings are related to the literature regarding morphometric changes associated with temporal lobe epilepsy and normal aging...
  25. ncbi request reprint Memory relationships between MRI volumes and resting PET metabolism of medial temporal lobe structures
    H Randall Griffith
    Department of Neurology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 5:669-76. 2004
    ..Multiple regression revealed that hippocampal volumes, but not PHG volumes or PET, significantly predicted PA and LM retention scores. These findings suggest that hippocampal volumes provide unique information regarding memory...
  26. ncbi request reprint Rapid detection of major depression in epilepsy: a multicentre study
    Frank G Gilliam
    Department of Neurology, The Neurological Institute, Columbia University, New York, USA
    Lancet Neurol 5:399-405. 2006
    ..Depression is a common comorbid disorder in epilepsy but is not routinely assessed in neurology clinics. We aimed to create a rapid yet accurate screening instrument for major depression in people with epilepsy...
  27. ncbi request reprint Quantitative MRI biomarkers of cognitive morbidity in temporal lobe epilepsy
    Tayo O Oyegbile
    Department of Neurology, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53792, USA
    Epilepsia 47:143-52. 2006
    ..To determine the relation between neuropsychological morbidity, quantitative magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) measures of whole brain structure, and clinical seizure factors reflecting epilepsy cause, course, and treatment...
  28. ncbi request reprint Protracted ictal confusion in elderly patients
    Raj D Sheth
    Department of Neurology, University of Wisconsin Madison, 600 Highland Avenue, Box H6 574 CSC, Madison, WI 53792 5132, USA
    Arch Neurol 63:529-32. 2006
    ..Ictal confusion, particularly if protracted, often presents a diagnostic challenge...
  29. ncbi request reprint Clinical assessment of Axis I psychiatric morbidity in chronic epilepsy: a multicenter investigation
    Jana E Jones
    Department of Neurology, University of Wisconsin Madison, 53792 6180, USA
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 17:172-9. 2005
    ..Issues regarding recognition and treatment of psychiatric morbidity in epilepsy are discussed...
  30. ncbi request reprint Diffusion tensor MRI in temporal lobe epilepsy
    Konstantinos Arfanakis
    Department of Medical Physics, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA
    Magn Reson Imaging 20:511-9. 2002
    ..Furthermore, the age at onset of epilepsy may be an important factor in determining the extent of the effect of epilepsy on white matter...
  31. ncbi request reprint Bone in idiopathic and symptomatic epilepsy
    Raj D Sheth
    Department of Neurology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53792 5132, United States
    Epilepsy Res 78:71-6. 2008
    ..Non-ambulatory patients have reduced BMD, although, it is not clear if normally weight bearing ambulatory patients are similarly vulnerable...
  32. pmc Temporal lobe epilepsy and the selective reminding test: the conventional 30-minute delay suffices
    Brian D Bell
    Department of Neurology, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    Psychol Assess 17:103-9. 2005
    ..At the individual level, there was no difference in the percentage of patients versus controls who demonstrated isolated memory impairment at the 24-hr delay. Accelerated forgetting over 24 hr is uncommon in TLE patients...
  33. ncbi request reprint Effects of simvastatin on cerebrospinal fluid biomarkers and cognition in middle-aged adults at risk for Alzheimer's disease
    Cynthia M Carlsson
    Department of Medicine, Section of Geriatrics and Gerontology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    J Alzheimers Dis 13:187-97. 2008
    ..It is unclear if statins modify Abeta metabolism or improve cognition in asymptomatic middle-aged adults at increased risk for AD...
  34. doi request reprint Differential neuropsychological test sensitivity to left temporal lobe epilepsy
    David W Loring
    Department of Neurology, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 14:394-400. 2008
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  35. ncbi request reprint Screening for major depression in epilepsy with common self-report depression inventories
    Jana E Jones
    Department of Neurology, University of Wisconsin Madison, 53792, USA
    Epilepsia 46:731-5. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the ability of two common depressive symptom inventories to identify major depression in people with epilepsy...
  36. doi request reprint Neuropsychological advocacy and epilepsy
    David W Loring
    Department of Neurology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 24:417-28. 2010
    ..We also include a seizure action plan, which is designed to be both an educational tool for individuals with limited epilepsy knowledge, and a way to minimize stigma associated with an event should a seizure occur during school or work...
  37. ncbi request reprint Long-term psychosocial outcomes of anterior temporal lobectomy
    Jana E Jones
    Department of Neurology, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53792, U S A
    Epilepsia 43:896-903. 2002
    ..This study focused primarily on actual long-term changes (mean, 5 years) in life performance. There are relatively few long-term controlled studies of actual lifetime performance changes...
  38. pmc Significant discrepancies between immediate and delayed WMS-III indices are rare in temporal lobe epilepsy patients
    Brian D Bell
    Department of Neurology, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 18:303-11. 2004
    ..These data suggest that combining the appropriate WMS-III IMM and DEL memory subtest scores to form AUD and VIS memory indices is appropriate for TLE patients...
  39. pmc A review of carotid atherosclerosis and vascular cognitive decline: a new understanding of the keys to symptomology
    Robert J Dempsey
    University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Department of Neurological Surgery, Madison, Wisconsin 53792, USA
    Neurosurgery 67:484-93; discussion 493-4. 2010
    ..A linear relationship between the process of mechanically unstable areas of carotid plaques and cognitive decline suggests a contributory role for such a process in silent strokes...
  40. ncbi request reprint Rates and risk factors for suicide, suicidal ideation, and suicide attempts in chronic epilepsy
    Jana E Jones
    Department of Neurology, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 4:S31-8. 2003
    ..Assessing severity of risk helps to determine the appropriate level of intervention. The suicidality module of the Mini-International Neuropsychiatric Interview is a practical tool to help quantify current suicide risk...
  41. ncbi request reprint Progressive bone deficit in epilepsy
    Raj D Sheth
    Department of Neurology, University of Wisconsin Madison, 600 Highland Ave H6 574 CSC, Madison, WI 53792 5132, USA
    Neurology 70:170-6. 2008
    ..The objective was to determine the timing of the BMD deficit in ambulatory children with epilepsy...
  42. ncbi request reprint Voxel-based morphometry of unilateral temporal lobe epilepsy reveals abnormalities in cerebral white matter
    Alan B McMillan
    Department of Medical Physics, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Neuroimage 23:167-74. 2004
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  43. ncbi request reprint Visual and auditory naming in patients with left or bilateral temporal lobe epilepsy
    Brian D Bell
    Department of Neurology, University of Wisconsin, 600 Highland Avenue, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    Epilepsy Res 55:29-37. 2003
    ..Further study of the cognitive processes required during AN, its relation to word finding problems in discourse, and the effect of anterior temporal lobectomy on this ability is warranted...
  44. ncbi request reprint Pathological fractures in epilepsy
    Raj D Sheth
    Department of Neurology, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53792 5132, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 9:601-5. 2006
    ..Together these findings suggest that epilepsy, and/or its treatment, is a dominant influence in the pathogenesis of fractures and may exacerbate the effects of aging-related involutional osteoporosis...
  45. pmc The influence of Alzheimer disease family history and apolipoprotein E epsilon4 on mesial temporal lobe activation
    Sterling C Johnson
    University of Wisconsin Madison, Wisconsin 53705, USA
    J Neurosci 26:6069-76. 2006
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  46. ncbi request reprint Screening for dementia in community-based memory clinics
    Mark A Sager
    Wisconsin Alzheimer s Institute, Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI 53719, USA
    WMJ 105:25-9. 2006
    ..This study examined the usefulness of 3 brief screening tests in detecting dementia and mild cognitive impairment (MCI) in persons seeking consultation for memory complaints within a network of memory diagnostic clinics in Wisconsin...
  47. ncbi request reprint Intractable epilepsy and patterns of psychiatric comorbidity
    Bruce P Hermann
    Department of Neurology, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Adv Neurol 97:367-74. 2006
  48. ncbi request reprint The relative impact of anxiety, depression, and clinical seizure features on health-related quality of life in epilepsy
    Erica K Johnson
    Department of Rehabilitation Psychology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53792, USA
    Epilepsia 45:544-50. 2004
    ..g., seizure frequency, severity, and chronicity)...
  49. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in bone mineral density in epilepsy
    Raj D Sheth
    Department of Neurology, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Epilepsia 49:125-31. 2008
    ..Postmenopausal women are at highest risk, although, both men and premenopausal women with epilepsy experience adverse bone effects. We examined gender differences in bone density in epilepsy...
  50. ncbi request reprint Bone mineral density with lamotrigine monotherapy for epilepsy
    Raj D Sheth
    Department of Neurology, University of Wisconsin at Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53792 5132, USA
    Pediatr Neurol 37:250-4. 2007
    ..006, P = 0.74) and >or=6 years of polytherapy (Spearman's correlation coefficient r = +0.12, P = 0.13), but not for lamotrigine. These data suggest that lamotrigine may not interfere with bone accrual...
  51. ncbi request reprint Sleep architecture in children with idiopathic generalized epilepsy
    Rama Maganti
    Marshfield Clinic Neurology, Wausau, Wisconsin 53792, USA
    Epilepsia 46:104-9. 2005
    ..However, the relation between sleep disturbances and the observed behavioral and attentional abnormalities is poorly defined...
  52. ncbi request reprint Memory for famous faces and the temporal pole: functional imaging findings in temporal lobe epilepsy
    H Randall Griffith
    Department of Neurology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 9:173-80. 2006
    ..Further study appears warranted to elucidate the networks involved in semantic knowledge for famous faces...
  53. pmc Neuropsychological predictors of academic underachievement in pediatric epilepsy: moderating roles of demographic, seizure, and psychosocial variables
    Philip S Fastenau
    Department of Psychology, Purdue School of Science, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    Epilepsia 45:1261-72. 2004
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  54. ncbi request reprint Confirmatory factor analysis of the WMS-III in patients with temporal lobe epilepsy
    Nancy J Wilde
    Department of Psychology, University of Victoria, Victoria, P O Box 3050 STN CSC, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 3P5, Canada
    Psychol Assess 15:56-63. 2003
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  55. ncbi request reprint Structural and functional neuroimaging correlates of depression in temporal lobe epilepsy
    Elizabeth J Richardson
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 10:242-9. 2007
    ..Future studies examining the potential role of extended neural regions may clarify the observed structural relationship between depressive symptoms and the amygdala...
  56. ncbi request reprint Living Well II: a review of progress since 2003
    Joan K Austin
    Distinguished Professor, Indiana University School of Nursing, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 9:386-93. 2006
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  57. doi request reprint Improving neuropsychological outcomes of epilepsy surgery
    Bruce P Hermann
    Epilepsy Behav 13:5-6. 2008

Research Grants16

  1. NEUROBEHAVIORAL FEATURES--MESIAL TEMPORAL LOBE EPILEPSY
    Bruce Hermann; Fiscal Year: 2000
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  2. NEUROBEHAVIORAL FEATURES & MESIAL TEMPORAL LOBE EPILEPSY
    Bruce Hermann; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The findings will have potential implications for treatment as well as the understanding of the pathophysiology and natural history of TLE. ..
  3. Neurophychological Progression in New Onset Epilepsy
    Bruce Hermann; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  4. Neuropsychological Progression of New Onset Epilepsy
    BRUCE PHILLIP HERMANN; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..3) Characterize abnormalities in baseline cerebral white matter and the clinical significance of identified abnormalities in new onset epilepsy. 2. ..