Differentiating Seizures: A Chart

Differentiating Seizures: A Chart

A link to a downloadable chart that helps parents and doctors to differentiate SCN1A related seisures, Epilepsy, and Epilepsy Syndromes from Pediatric Epileptic Encephalopathies with Similar Clinical Features.

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The Carbohydrate and Caloric Content of Concomitant Medications

The Carbohydrate and Caloric Content of Concomitant Medications

The ketogenic diet for children with refractory epilepsy requires a strict control of the amount of ingested carbohydrates. This can be altered by medication prescribed for the epileptic syndrome or for intercurrent illnesses. The goal of this paper is to compile the carbohydrate and caloric content of commonly used medications in this population.

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Tomorrow Isn’t Soon Enough

Tomorrow Isn’t Soon Enough

This page hosts a link to download a power point file that uses illustrations, graphs, and charts to convey a collection of gathered information on Dravet syndrome from the science end of the causes, to the information that is available on current cases of the disease, prognosis and even some drug information.

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Nootropic Drugs

Nootropic Drugs

A link to a downloadable PDF document outlining how Nootropic drugs work.

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Ion Channel Epilepsies

Ion Channel Epilepsies

A downloadable PDF At the end of the presentation, participants should be able to: Describe what is intractable childhood epilepsy Understand the mutations that occur to the ion channels Explain the benefits of genetic testing

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