ABOUT THIS BOOK
- Wellknown experts
- Collection of papers on one topic
The contributions in this volume cover recent advances and changing concepts
on diagnosis and treatment of resistant epilepsy in children. Topics treated
are new insights on mechanisms of epileptogenesis in developing brain, multimodality
imaging in pediatric intractable epilepsy, pediatric intractable epilepsy syndromes,
pediatric temporal lobe epilepsy surgery, critical review of palliative surgical
techniques for intractable epilepsy, treatment modalities for intractable epilepsy
in hypothalamic hemartomas, contemporary management of epilepsy in tuberous
Content Level » Professional/practitioner
Keywords » developing brain - epilepsy - epilepsy surgery
Related subjects » Surgery
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Advances: H. Kubova, K. Lukasiuk, A. Pitkänen: New Insight on the Mechanisms of Epileptogenesis in the Developing Brain. – P. Follett, N. Vora, J.H. Cross: Paediatric Intractable Epilepsy Syndromes: changing concepts in diagnosis and management. – K.K. Oguz: Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Epilepsy.
Technical Standards: N. Akalan, B. Bilginer: Pediatric temporal lobe epilepsy surgery, resection based on etiology and anatomical location. – J.-U. Choi, D.-S. Kim: Treatment Modalities for Intractable Epilepsy in Hypothalamic Hamartoma. – F. Novegno, L. Massimi, C. Di Rocco: Epilepsy in Tuberous Sclerosis Complex. – S. Fauser, J. Zentner: Critical review of palliative surgical techniques for intractable epilepsy.