Epilepsy Update & Review 2018-Videos+PDFs

Epilepsy Update & Review 2018-Videos+PDFs

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Date of Original Release: December 1, 2018
Date Series Expires: December 1, 2020

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Cleveland Clinic Specialty Review

A comprehensive CME program designed to improve the assessment and care of patients with major epileptic syndromes.

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Cleveland Clinic Epilepsy Update and Review provides state-of-the-art updates on major epileptic syndromes, diagnosis, and the latest treatment approaches. This in-depth CME program includes case-based lectures on topics like epilepsies and electroclinical syndromes, genetic epilepsies, genetic testing in epilepsy, psychogenic non-epileptic seizures, women and pregnancy issues, psychiatric comorbidities in epilepsy, etc. It will help you to better:

  • Review the essential pathophysiology and classification of the epilepsies
  • Evaluate the pharmacology and action of antiepileptic drugs (AEDs)
  • Illustrate major epileptic syndromes across the age spectrum
  • Discuss epilepsy management in women of childbearing age
  • Outline surgical treatment procedures for patients with medically refractory epilepsy
  • Interpret EEG in the ICU and treatment of status epilepticus

Topics/Speakers

    • What is Epilepsy: Definition, Diagnostic Dilemmas, and Determining Remission in Clinical Practice – Anne Berg, PhD
    • Classification of Generalized and Focal “Seizures” – Prakash Kotagal, MD
    • Epilepsies and Electroclinical Syndromes: Neonatal and Infantile – Elaine Wirrell, MD
    • Epilepsies and Electroclinical Syndromes: Childhood – Elaine Wyllie, MD
    • Distinctive Epilepsies: Neuro-cutaneous Disorders, Hypothalamic Hamartoma – Ajay Gupta, MD
    • Genetic Epilepsies: Clinical Recognition and Identification – Phillip Pearl, MD
    • Genetic Testing in Epilepsy: Test Selection and Interpretation – Dennis Lal, PhD
    • Epilepsies and Electroclinical Syndromes: Adolescents and Adults – Jessica Fesler, MD
    • AED I: Drug Interactions in Epilepsy Practice and First Generation AEDs – Ahsan Moosa Naduvil, MD
    • AED II: Evidence-based Use of AEDs and Ketogenic Diet – Elaine Wirrell, MD
    • AED III: Evidence-based Use of Newer AEDs and Their Interactions – Andrey S. Stojic, MD, PhD
    • Immune Modulatory Therapies in Epilepsy and Autoimmune Epilepsies – Ahsan Moosa Naduvil, MD
    • Semiology and Scalp VEEG Findings: Temporo-Perisylvian Epilepsies – Patrick Chauvel, MD
    • Semiology and Scalp EEG Findings: Frontal and Parieto-Occipital Epilepsies – Andreas Alexopoulos, MD, MPH
    • Semiology and Scalp VEEG Findings: Special Characteristics in Infants and Young Children – Ajay Gupta, MD
    • Localization of Epileptiform Patterns on Scalp EEG and Role of MEG – Richard Burgess, MD, PhD
    • MRI in Epilepsy: Structural and Functional MRI – Mykol Larvie, MD, PhD
    • Medical Intractability and Pre-surgical Evaluation for Epilepsy: Why, When and How? – Lara Jehi, MD
    • Role of Nuclear Imaging in Pre-surgical Evaluation of Epilepsy: PET and SPECT – Mykol Larvie, MD, PhD
    • Post-processing Imaging Techniques (VBM, DTI, QPET), and Multimodal Co-registration – Irene Wang, PhD
    • Surgical Techniques in Lesional Epilepsies – William Bingaman, MD
    • Invasive EEG Evaluation: Indications, Techniques, and Cortical Stimulation Paradigms – Juan Bulacio, MD
    • Intraoperative Neurophysiologic Tests: ECOG, SSEPs and Multi-modal Testing – Ajay Gupta, MD
    • Stereo EEG-based Surgical Techniques, and Disconnective and Laser Ablation Surgeries – Jorge Gonzalez-Martinez, MD, PhD
    • Neuro-stimulation Devices in Epilepsy – Dileep Nair, MD
    • Psychogenic Non-epileptic Seizures: Diagnosis and Management – Jocelyn Bautista, MD
    • Psychiatric Comorbidities in Epilepsy and SUDEP – Lara Jehi, MD
    • Women and Pregnancy Issues in Epilepsy – Nancy Foldvary-Schaefer, DO
    • Neuropsychological Testing in Epilepsy and Epilepsy Surgery Candidates – Robyn Busch, PhD
    • EEG Developmental Maturation, Neonatal Seizures and Neonatal Encephalopathies – Elia Pestana-Knight, MD
    • ICU EEG: Encephalopathic, Periodic and Coma Patterns – Christopher Newey, DO
    • Diagnosis and Evidence-based Management of Status Epilepticus – Stephen Hantus, MD