Dario J Englot

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Seizure outcomes after resective surgery for extra-temporal lobe epilepsy in pediatric patients
    Dario J Englot
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0112, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 12:126-33. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Seizure outcomes after temporal lobectomy in pediatric patients
    Dario J Englot
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0112, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 12:134-41. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Efficacy of vagus nerve stimulation in posttraumatic versus nontraumatic epilepsy
    Dario J Englot
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    J Neurosurg 117:970-7. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Seizure predictors and control after microsurgical resection of supratentorial arteriovenous malformations in 440 patients
    Dario J Englot
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    Neurosurgery 71:572-80; discussion 580. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Vagus nerve stimulation for epilepsy: a meta-analysis of efficacy and predictors of response
    Dario J Englot
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    J Neurosurg 115:1248-55. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Rates and predictors of long-term seizure freedom after frontal lobe epilepsy surgery: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Dario J Englot
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    J Neurosurg 116:1042-8. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Characteristics and treatment of seizures in patients with high-grade glioma: a review
    Dario J Englot
    UCSF Epilepsy Center, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, Box 0138, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 23:227-35, vii-viii. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Seizure types and frequency in patients who "fail" temporal lobectomy for intractable epilepsy
    Dario J Englot
    UCSF Epilepsy Center, University of California, San Francisco, California Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California Department of Neurology, University of California, San Francisco, California Department of Neurological Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana Children s Hospital and Research Center Oakland, Oakland, California
    Neurosurgery 73:838-44; quiz 844. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Extent of surgical resection predicts seizure freedom in low-grade temporal lobe brain tumors
    Dario J Englot
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    Neurosurgery 70:921-8; discussion 928. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Relationship between hospital surgical volume, lobectomy rates, and adverse perioperative events at US epilepsy centers
    Dario J Englot
    UCSF Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Neurosurg 118:169-74. 2013

Detail Information

Publications32

  1. doi request reprint Seizure outcomes after resective surgery for extra-temporal lobe epilepsy in pediatric patients
    Dario J Englot
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0112, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 12:126-33. 2013
    ..Children with continued debilitating seizures despite failure of multiple medication trials should be referred to a comprehensive pediatric epilepsy center for further medical and surgical evaluation. ..
  2. doi request reprint Seizure outcomes after temporal lobectomy in pediatric patients
    Dario J Englot
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0112, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 12:134-41. 2013
    ..Pediatric patients with medically refractory TLE should be referred to a comprehensive pediatric epilepsy center for surgical evaluation. ..
  3. doi request reprint Efficacy of vagus nerve stimulation in posttraumatic versus nontraumatic epilepsy
    Dario J Englot
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    J Neurosurg 117:970-7. 2012
    ..The role of VNS in PTE has been poorly studied. The aim of this study was to determine whether patients with PTE attain more favorable seizure outcomes than individuals with nontraumatic epilepsy etiologies...
  4. doi request reprint Seizure predictors and control after microsurgical resection of supratentorial arteriovenous malformations in 440 patients
    Dario J Englot
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    Neurosurgery 71:572-80; discussion 580. 2012
    ..Potential risk factors for epilepsy in patients with AVMs are poorly understood, and the importance of achieving freedom from seizures in their surgical treatment remains underappreciated...
  5. doi request reprint Vagus nerve stimulation for epilepsy: a meta-analysis of efficacy and predictors of response
    Dario J Englot
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    J Neurosurg 115:1248-55. 2011
    ..However, it is important to recognize that complete seizure freedom is rarely achieved using VNS and that a quarter of patients do not receive any benefit from therapy...
  6. doi request reprint Rates and predictors of long-term seizure freedom after frontal lobe epilepsy surgery: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Dario J Englot
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    J Neurosurg 116:1042-8. 2012
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Characteristics and treatment of seizures in patients with high-grade glioma: a review
    Dario J Englot
    UCSF Epilepsy Center, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, Box 0138, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 23:227-35, vii-viii. 2012
    ..Antiepileptic drugs remain the mainstay of seizure treatment in HGG, and antiepileptic medication should be started after a tumor-related seizure, but should not be used prophylactically in the absence of seizure activity...
  8. doi request reprint Seizure types and frequency in patients who "fail" temporal lobectomy for intractable epilepsy
    Dario J Englot
    UCSF Epilepsy Center, University of California, San Francisco, California Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California Department of Neurology, University of California, San Francisco, California Department of Neurological Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana Children s Hospital and Research Center Oakland, Oakland, California
    Neurosurgery 73:838-44; quiz 844. 2013
    ..Morbidity differs between seizure types that impair or spare consciousness. Among TLE patients with seizures after surgery, how does temporal lobectomy influence seizure type and frequency?..
  9. doi request reprint Extent of surgical resection predicts seizure freedom in low-grade temporal lobe brain tumors
    Dario J Englot
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    Neurosurgery 70:921-8; discussion 928. 2012
    ..Achieving seizure control in patients with low-grade temporal lobe gliomas or glioneuronal tumors remains highly underappreciated, because seizures are the most frequent presenting symptom and significantly impact patient quality-of-life...
  10. doi request reprint Relationship between hospital surgical volume, lobectomy rates, and adverse perioperative events at US epilepsy centers
    Dario J Englot
    UCSF Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Neurosurg 118:169-74. 2013
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  11. doi request reprint A meta-analysis of predictors of seizure freedom in the surgical management of focal cortical dysplasia
    Nathan C Rowland
    UCSF Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    J Neurosurg 116:1035-41. 2012
    ..The authors' aim was to determine the prognostic factors for seizure control in FCD by performing a meta-analysis of the published literature...
  12. doi request reprint Trends in surgical treatment for trigeminal neuralgia in the United States of America from 1988 to 2008
    Doris D Wang
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, 505 Parnassus Avenue, Box 0112, San Francisco, CA 94143 0112, USA
    J Clin Neurosci 20:1538-45. 2013
    ..Mortality rates for MVD (0.22%), rhizotomy (0.42%), and SRS (0.12%) were low. The clinical practices for surgical treatment of TN have evolved over time with the rise of MVD and dwindling of rhizotomy procedures. ..
  13. doi request reprint Effects of temporal lobectomy on consciousness-impairing and consciousness-sparing seizures in children
    Dario J Englot
    UCSF Epilepsy Center, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Childs Nerv Syst 29:1915-22. 2013
    ..Seizures which impair consciousness are associated with increased morbidity compared to consciousness-sparing seizures...
  14. doi request reprint Predictors of seizure freedom in the surgical treatment of supratentorial cavernous malformations
    Dario J Englot
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    J Neurosurg 115:1169-74. 2011
    ..Predictors of seizure freedom in the resection of CCMs are incompletely understood...
  15. pmc Minocycline- and tetracycline-class antibiotics are protective against partial seizures in vivo
    Doris D Wang
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0112, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 24:314-8. 2012
    ..Tetracycline-class antibiotics minocycline, doxycycline and tetracycline have been shown to have anti-apoptotic and anti-inflammatory effects...
  16. doi request reprint Factors associated with seizure freedom in the surgical resection of glioneuronal tumors
    Dario J Englot
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    Epilepsia 53:51-7. 2012
    ..Achieving seizure control in patients with glioneuronal tumors remains underappreciated, as tumor-related epilepsy significantly affects patients' quality-of-life...
  17. doi request reprint Surgical management of medically refractory epilepsy in patients with polymicrogyria
    Doris D Wang
    Department of Neurological Surgery, UCSF Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, University of California, San Francisco, California, U S A
    Epilepsia 57:151-61. 2016
    ..We characterize a cohort of patient with polymicrogyria who underwent epilepsy surgery and document seizure outcomes...
  18. doi request reprint Predictors of seizure freedom after resection of supratentorial low-grade gliomas. A review
    Dario J Englot
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Neurosurg 115:240-4. 2011
    ..Achieving freedom from seizures is of utmost importance in surgical planning, but the factors associated with seizure control remain incompletely understood...
  19. doi request reprint Corpus callosotomy versus vagus nerve stimulation for atonic seizures and drop attacks: A systematic review
    John D Rolston
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of CA, San Francisco, USA Electronic address
    Epilepsy Behav 51:13-7. 2015
    ..Existing studies suggest that CC is potentially more effective than VNS in reducing seizure frequency, though a direct study comparing these techniques is required before a definitive conclusion can be reached. ..
  20. pmc Factors associated with failed focal neocortical epilepsy surgery
    Dario J Englot
    Department of Neurological Surgery, UCSF Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, and Department of Neurology, University of California, San Francisco, California
    Neurosurgery 75:648-5;discussion 655; quiz 656. 2014
    ..Few groups have performed an in-depth examination of seizure recurrences to identify possible reasons for failure...
  21. doi request reprint National trends and complication rates for invasive extraoperative electrocorticography in the USA
    John D Rolston
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, Box 0112, San Francisco, CA 94143 0112, USA Electronic address
    J Clin Neurosci 22:823-7. 2015
    ..We therefore must further examine the indications and efficacy of ECoG, and more work must be done to understand if and why ECoG is preferentially performed in select socioeconomic groups...
  22. doi request reprint Efficacy of vagus nerve stimulation for epilepsy by patient age, epilepsy duration, and seizure type
    Dario J Englot
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Epilepsy Center, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0112, USA
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 22:443-8, v. 2011
    ..In this article, the authors retrospectively studied a patient outcome registry and report the largest, to their knowledge, analysis of VNS outcomes in epilepsy...
  23. doi request reprint Comparison of seizure control outcomes and the safety of vagus nerve, thalamic deep brain, and responsive neurostimulation: evidence from randomized controlled trials
    John D Rolston
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California at San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 32:E14. 2012
    ..The authors review published results from these pivotal trials and highlight important differences between the trials and devices and their application in clinical use...
  24. doi request reprint Impact of Timing of Concurrent Chemoradiation for Newly Diagnosed Glioblastoma: A Critical Review of Current Evidence
    Seunggu J Han
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, and Department of Neurology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California
    Neurosurgery 62:160-5. 2015
    ..EORTC/NCIC, European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer/National Cancer Institute of CanadaGBM, glioblastomaOS, overall survivalPFS, progression-free survivalSEER, Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End ResultsTMZ, temozolomide...
  25. pmc Epileptogenic zone localization using magnetoencephalography predicts seizure freedom in epilepsy surgery
    Dario J Englot
    UCSF Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, U S A
    Epilepsia 56:949-58. 2015
    ..However, the clinical value of MEG in the presurgical epilepsy evaluation is not fully understood, as studies to date are limited by either a lack of long-term seizure outcomes or small sample size...
  26. doi request reprint The Presto 1000: A novel automated transcranial Doppler ultrasound system
    Seunggu J Han
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, 505 Parnassus Avenue, M 779, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA Electronic address
    J Clin Neurosci 22:1771-5. 2015
    ..The mean velocities that were generated warrant further validation across an extended group of patients, and the predictive value for vasospasm should be checked against the current standard of angiography...
  27. doi request reprint Pain experience using conventional versus angled anterior posts during stereotactic head frame placement for radiosurgery
    Doris D Wang
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, M 779, San Francisco, CA 94143 0112, USA
    J Clin Neurosci 21:1538-42. 2014
    ..Stereotactic frame placement is not perceived to be a painful procedure. This information may be useful when counseling patients about the pain experience with frame application and the option of using angled anterior posts. ..
  28. doi request reprint Thalamotomy-Like Effects From Partial Removal of a Ventral Intermediate Nucleus Deep Brain Stimulator Lead in a Patient With Essential Tremor: Case Report
    John D Rolston
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California San Francisco VA Parkinson s Disease Research, Education, and Clinical Center and Surgical Service, San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, California
    Neurosurgery 77:E831-6; discussion E836-7. 2015
    ..Partial removal of the electrode in turn caused weakness, paresthesias, and tremor control similar to the effects produced by thalamotomy or thalamic injury...
  29. pmc Minimally invasive surgical approaches for temporal lobe epilepsy
    Edward F Chang
    UCSF Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA Electronic address
    Epilepsy Behav 47:24-33. 2015
    ..Further development and investigation of both established and novel strategies for the surgical treatment of TLE will be critical moving forward, given the significant burden of this disease. ..
  30. pmc Epilepsy and brain tumors
    Dario J Englot
    UCSF Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Handb Clin Neurol 134:267-85. 2016
    ..Seizure freedom is the ultimate goal in the treatment of brain tumor patients with epilepsy, given the adverse effects of seizures on quality of life. ..
  31. doi request reprint Rates and predictors of seizure freedom in resective epilepsy surgery: an update
    Dario J Englot
    UCSF Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Neurosurg Rev 37:389-404; discussion 404-5. 2014
    ....
  32. pmc Impaired consciousness in temporal lobe seizures: role of cortical slow activity
    Dario J Englot
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94122, USA
    Brain 133:3764-77. 2010
    ..Further investigations will be needed to fully determine the role of cortical-subcortical networks in ictal neocortical dysfunction and may reveal treatments to prevent this important negative consequence of temporal lobe epilepsy...