M Zaatreh

Summary

Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Successful treatment of hypothalamic seizures and precocious puberty with GnRH analogue
    M Zaatreh
    Department of Neurology and Pediatric Neurology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Neurology 55:1908-10. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Anticonvulsants-induced chorea: a role for pharmacodynamic drug interaction?
    M Zaatreh
    Department of Neurology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Seizure 10:596-9. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Frontal lobe tumoral epilepsy: clinical, neurophysiologic features and predictors of surgical outcome
    Megdad M Zaatreh
    Department of Neurology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8018, USA
    Epilepsia 43:727-33. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Heart rate variability during interictal epileptiform discharges
    Megdad M Zaatreh
    Department of Neurology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7025, USA
    Epilepsy Res 54:85-90. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Anticonvulsant-induced dyskinesia
    Megdad M Zaatreh
    University of North Carolina, Department of Neurology, 3114 Bioinformatics, CB 7025, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7025, USA
    Expert Opin Drug Saf 2:385-93. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Temporal lobe tumoral epilepsy: characteristics and predictors of surgical outcome
    Megdad M Zaatreh
    Department of Neurology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8018, USA
    Neurology 61:636-41. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Levetiracetam in porphyric status epilepticus: a case report
    Megdad M Zaatreh
    Department of Neurology, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27514 7025, USA
    Clin Neuropharmacol 28:243-4. 2005

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint Successful treatment of hypothalamic seizures and precocious puberty with GnRH analogue
    M Zaatreh
    Department of Neurology and Pediatric Neurology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Neurology 55:1908-10. 2000
    ..Although the mechanism is unclear, long-acting GnRH analogue should be considered as a possible therapy for gelastic seizures in patients with hypothalamic hamartomas...
  2. ncbi request reprint Anticonvulsants-induced chorea: a role for pharmacodynamic drug interaction?
    M Zaatreh
    Department of Neurology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Seizure 10:596-9. 2001
    ..A particular increased risk was seen with combinations that have phenytoin and lamotrigine. This could be due to an additive or a synergistic effect on central dopaminergic pathways...
  3. ncbi request reprint Frontal lobe tumoral epilepsy: clinical, neurophysiologic features and predictors of surgical outcome
    Megdad M Zaatreh
    Department of Neurology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8018, USA
    Epilepsia 43:727-33. 2002
    ..To review the clinical, neurophysiologic features and surgical outcomes in patients with frontal lobe tumors and chronic intractable seizures...
  4. ncbi request reprint Heart rate variability during interictal epileptiform discharges
    Megdad M Zaatreh
    Department of Neurology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7025, USA
    Epilepsy Res 54:85-90. 2003
    ..In animal studies, lock step phenomena of interictal discharges to autonomic output have been repeatedly documented. However, the association of interictal discharges and autonomic output is not as well established in humans...
  5. ncbi request reprint Anticonvulsant-induced dyskinesia
    Megdad M Zaatreh
    University of North Carolina, Department of Neurology, 3114 Bioinformatics, CB 7025, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7025, USA
    Expert Opin Drug Saf 2:385-93. 2003
    ..Enhancing the awareness of AID is important in light of the recent development of many new anticonvulsants and their wider clinical use...
  6. ncbi request reprint Temporal lobe tumoral epilepsy: characteristics and predictors of surgical outcome
    Megdad M Zaatreh
    Department of Neurology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8018, USA
    Neurology 61:636-41. 2003
    ..To review the clinical and neurophysiologic features and surgical outcome in patients with intractable temporal lobe tumoral epilepsy...
  7. ncbi request reprint Levetiracetam in porphyric status epilepticus: a case report
    Megdad M Zaatreh
    Department of Neurology, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27514 7025, USA
    Clin Neuropharmacol 28:243-4. 2005
    ..This case and the limited experience reported in the literature show that it is probably safe to administer levetiracetam in patients with AIP; however, its role in the treatment of status epilepticus deserves further evaluation...