Andrea Capone

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PURPOSE Children with epilepsy have a significant risk for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), which is often accompanied by deficits in working memory performance. However, it is not yet clear whether there are specific differences in the underlying mechanisms of working memory capability between children with epilepsy-related ADHD and those(More)
UNLABELLED AIMo describe the characteristics of paediatric cerebral sinus venous thrombosis (CSVT) in Switzerland. METHOD data on clinical features, neuroimaging, risk factors, and treatment were collected for all children in Switzerland younger than 16 years of age who had CSVT between January 2000 and December 2008. A follow-up examination and a(More)
Data guiding management of pulmonary mycetomas are based on uncontrolled trials and case reports. Surgical resection represents a definitive treatment associated with high mortality and sometimes not feasible due to clinical conditions. We report a case of an immunocompetent patient with multiple pulmonary mycetomas, suggestive for probable chronic(More)
Our aim was to describe the clinical and microbiological features of four cases of severe vancomycin-susceptible methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infections in which the vancomycin non-susceptibility development and daptomycin resistance occurred under therapy with teicoplanin (three cases) and daptomycin switched to vancomycin (one case).(More)
We report on seven patients with a novel neuroimaging finding that involves exclusively the cerebellar gray matter at the bottom of several fissures of both hemispheres but spares the vermis. The abnormal fissures were predominantly located in the lower and lateral parts of the cerebellar hemispheres. The affected cerebellar cortex was hypointense on(More)
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