Seizures, Clonic

Known as: Clonic convulsions, Clonic Convulsion, Convulsion, Clonic 
A convulsion marked by alternating contracting and relaxing of the muscles.
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Generalized tonic-clonic seizures are among the most dramatic physiological events in the nervous system. The brain regions… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Most seizures stop spontaneously; however, the molecular mechanisms that terminate seizures remain unknown. Observations that… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
A group of infant onset epilepsies manifest very frequent generalized tonic-clonic seizures (GTC) intractable to medical therapy… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
PURPOSE To determine the long-term efficacy of vagus nerve stimulation (VNS) for refractory seizures. VNS is a new treatment for… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE Topiramate is effective as adjunctive treatment of partial-onset seizures in adults. The efficacy and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
It is widely agreed that after two or more seizures patients should be given antiepileptic treatment, but there is still… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
THE inositol 1,4,5-trisphosphate (InsP3) receptor acts as an InsP3-gated Ca2+ release channel in a variety of cell types1,2. Type… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
We studied 120 generalized tonic-clonic seizures (GTCSs) in 47 patients with video-EEG telemetry. GTCSs were preceded by… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Although seizure models using electrical stimulation for the induction of generalized tonic-clonic seizures in rodents are widely… (More)
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
We conducted a 10-center, double-blind trial to compare the efficacy and toxicity of four antiepileptic drugs in the treatment of… (More)
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