Jeffery W Britton

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We examined five individuals and obtained information concerning six other members from two unrelated families, nearly all of whom developed chorea after age 50 (one patient developed chorea at age 40). The severity of chorea progressed in all patients and became disabling in some individuals approximately 15 years after onset. Cognitive impairment was(More)
BACKGROUND The expertise required for proper electroencephalography (EEG) setup can make the 10-20 array unwieldy in the hospital setting. There may be a role for an EEG array with reduced leads to improve the efficiency of inpatient practice. METHODS Clips from 100 EEG records, 50 ictal and 50 non-ictal, in adult inpatients from January 1, 2007, to(More)
The risk of suicide in patients with epilepsy is significantly higher than the general population. There are many hypotheses as to the reasons for this, but the potential role of anti-epileptic drugs (AEDs) in increasing suicidality has recently been brought into question. In 2008, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) published a warning after a(More)
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