Rapid detection of major depression in epilepsy: a multicentre study
Mood Disorders in the Medically Ill: Scientific Review and Recommendations
Fetal antiepileptic drug exposure and cognitive outcomes at age 6 years (NEAD study): a prospective observational study
Cognitive function at 3 years of age after fetal exposure to antiepileptic drugs.
In utero exposure to valproate, as compared with other commonly used antiepileptic drugs, is associated with an increased risk of impaired cognitive function at 3 years of age, and this finding supports a recommendation thatValproate not be used as a first-choice drug in women of childbearing potential.
Depression in epilepsy: prevalence, clinical semiology, pathogenic mechanisms, and treatment
- A. Kanner
- Psychology, MedicineBiological Psychiatry
- 1 August 2003
Landau-Kleffner syndrome. Treatment with subpial intracortical transection.
Eleven of the 14 children with aphasia, seizures and a severely abnormal EEG by multiple subpial transection of the epileptogenic cortex are now speaking--a rate of sustained improvement considered unusual in this disorder.
Clinical assessment of Axis I psychiatric morbidity in chronic epilepsy: a multicenter investigation.
- Jana E Jones, B. Hermann, J. Barry, F. Gilliam, A. Kanner, K. Meador
- Psychology, MedicineThe Journal of Neuropsychiatry and Clinical…
- 1 May 2005
The rate of current Axis I DSM-IV disorders using a brief standardized psychiatric interview procedure, the Mini International Neuropsychiatric Interview (v5.0) (MINI), and the validity of MINI diagnoses of current depressive episodes to the research standard is determined.
Psychosis of Epilepsy: A Neurologist's Perspective
- A. Kanner
- Psychology, MedicineEpilepsy & Behavior
- 1 August 2000
The purpose of this review article is to highlight the clinical, neuroradiologic, neurophysiologic, and neuropathologic aspects of POE that can assist in the evaluation and management of the associated seizure disorder and to identify the circumstances in which a timely therapeutic intervention by neurologists can avert or minimize the occurrence of a psychotic episode.
Efficacy and tolerability of the new antiepileptic drugs I: Treatment of new onset epilepsy: Report of the Therapeutics and Technology Assessment Subcommittee and Quality Standards Subcommittee of…
The results of this evidence-based assessment provide guidelines for the prescription of AEDs for patients with newly diagnosed epilepsy and identify those seizure types and syndromes where more evidence is necessary.
Management of psychiatric and neurological comorbidities in epilepsy
- A. Kanner
- Psychology, MedicineNature Reviews Neurology
- 1 February 2016
The aim of this Review is to highlight the complex relationship between epilepsy and common psychiatric and neurological comorbidities, and provide an overview of how treatment strategies for epilepsy can positively and negatively affect these comor bidities and vice versa.