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Prognostic value of neonatal EEG following therapeutic hypothermia in survivors of hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy.

Clin Neurophysiol 2021 Jul 1;132(9):2091-2100. Epub 2021 Jul 1.

Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Elizabeth Garrett Anderson Wing, University College London Hospitals, London WC1E 6DB, UK; Department of Neuroscience, Physiology & Pharmacology, University College London, London WC1E 6BT, UK. Electronic address:

Objective: Early prediction of neurological deficits following neonatal hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy (HIE) may help to target support. Neonatal animal models suggest that recovery following hypoxia-ischemia depends upon cortical bursting. To test whether this holds in human neonates, we correlated the magnitude of cortical bursting during recovery (≥postnatal day 3) with neurodevelopmental outcomes. Read More

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[Clinical features of temporal lobe epilepsy with involvement of the insular lobe].

Zh Nevrol Psikhiatr Im S S Korsakova 2021 ;121(6):7-12

Almazov National Medical Research Center, St. Petersburg, Russia.

Objective: To determine the clinical features of the course of the disease when the insular lobe is involved in the epileptic process.

Material And Methods: A comparative analysis of the results of diagnosis and treatment of 55 patients with temporal lobe epilepsy and 46 patients with temporal plus epilepsy was carried out. The results of neuroimaging, clinical and EEG studies were compared. Read More

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Spontaneous transient brain states in EEG source space in disorders of consciousness.

Neuroimage 2021 Jul 17;240:118407. Epub 2021 Jul 17.

Department of Neurology and Stroke, University of Tübingen, Hoppe-Seyler-Str. 3, Tübingen 72076, Germany; Hertie Institute for Clinical Brain Research, University of Tübingen, Tübingen, Germany. Electronic address:

Spontaneous transient states were recently identified by functional magnetic resonance imaging and magnetoencephalography in healthy subjects. They organize and coordinate neural activity in brain networks. How spontaneous transient states are altered in abnormal brain conditions is unknown. Read More

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The Effectiveness of Electroconvulsive Therapy on Catatonia in a Case of Anti-N-Methyl-D-Aspartate (Anti-NMDA) Receptor Encephalitis.

Cureus 2021 Jun 17;13(6):e15706. Epub 2021 Jun 17.

Psychiatry, Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, USA.

Catatonia is a symptom seen in a variety of neuropsychiatric conditions, including anti-N-Methyl D-aspartate receptor (NMDAR) encephalitis. When associated with anti-NMDAR encephalitis, catatonia is resistant to standard therapy. However, electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) has shown promising success in management. Read More

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[Migraine with multiple visual symptoms and out-of-body experience may mimic epilepsy].

Rinsho Shinkeigaku 2021 Jul 17. Epub 2021 Jul 17.

Department of Neurology, Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine.

The patient was an 18-year-old man who had suffered from various visual symptoms as follows since he was 17 years old: 1) a diagonal line appeared in his visual field, shifting his upper field of view to the right and his lower field of view to the left; 2) his whole vision seemed distorted with ripples; and 3) black spots covered parts of his visual field and moved up and down. These visual symptoms were followed by out-of-body experience (OBE), which he felt as seeing his own body apart from his left back. Headache attacks followed these symptoms. Read More

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Risk factors of epilepsy in children with complex febrile seizures; A Retrospective cohort study.

Pediatr Int 2021 Jul 17. Epub 2021 Jul 17.

Neurology Division, Pediatric Department, Chiang Mai University Hospital, Chiang Mai University, Faculty of Medicine.

Background: Febrile seizures are the most common seizures in children. Children with complex febrile seizures have a higher risk of subsequent epilepsy compared with children with simple febrile seizures. Multiple risks factors of epilepsy including focal status epilepticus, family history of epilepsy, neurodevelopmental abnormalities and abnormal EEG findings have been found with inconsistent results. Read More

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Determinants of cognition in autoimmune limbic encephalitis-A retrospective cohort study.

Hippocampus 2021 Jul 16. Epub 2021 Jul 16.

Department of Neurology with Institute of Translational Neurology, Westfälische Wilhelms-University of Münster, Münster, Germany.

Autoimmune limbic encephalitis (ALE) is the most common type of autoimmune encephalitis (AIE). Subacute memory disturbance, temporal lobe seizures, and psychiatric symptoms are clinical hallmarks of the disease. However, little is known on the factors contributing to cognitive functioning in ALE. Read More

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Challenges in developing therapeutic strategies for mild neonatal encephalopathy.

Neural Regen Res 2022 Feb;17(2):277-282

Department of Physiology, The University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand.

There is increasing evidence that infants with mild neonatal encephalopathy (NE) have significant risks of mortality, brain injury and adverse neurodevelopmental outcomes. In the era of therapeutic hypothermia, infants need to be diagnosed within 6 hours of birth, corresponding with the window of opportunity for treatment of moderate to severe NE, compared to the retrospective grading over 2 to 3 days, typically with imaging and formal electroencephalographic assessment in the pre-hypothermia era. This shift in diagnosis may have increased the apparent prevalence of brain damage and poor neurological outcomes seen in infants with mild NE in the era of hypothermia. Read More

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February 2022

When Is Simultaneous Recording Necessary? A Guide for Researchers Considering Combined EEG-fMRI.

Front Neurosci 2021 29;15:636424. Epub 2021 Jun 29.

MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom.

Electroencephalography (EEG) and functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) provide non-invasive measures of brain activity at varying spatial and temporal scales, offering different views on brain function for both clinical and experimental applications. Simultaneous recording of these measures attempts to maximize the respective strengths of each method, while compensating for their weaknesses. However, combined recording is not necessary to address all research questions of interest, and experiments may have greater statistical power to detect effects by maximizing the signal-to-noise ratio in separate recording sessions. Read More

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Isolated Agenesis of Septum Pellucidum and Adult-Onset Seizure Tendency With Eye Closure Sensitivity.

Cureus 2021 Jun 5;13(6):e15463. Epub 2021 Jun 5.

Department of Neurology, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, USA.

Septum pellucidum is a thin midline membrane that separates the anterior horns of the lateral ventricle. Agenesis of septum pellucidum (ASP) is considered a continuum of forebrain maldevelopment. Isolated ASP is a rare radiographic finding of unclear significance. Read More

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Psilocybin Induces Aberrant Prediction Error Processing of Tactile Mismatch Responses-A Simultaneous EEG-FMRI Study.

Cereb Cortex 2021 Jul 13. Epub 2021 Jul 13.

Neuropsychopharmacology and Brain Imaging, Department of Psychiatry, Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics, University Hospital for Psychiatry Zurich, Zurich 8032, Switzerland.

As source of sensory information, the body provides a sense of agency and self/non-self-discrimination. The integration of bodily states and sensory inputs with prior beliefs has been linked to the generation of bodily self-consciousness. The ability to detect surprising tactile stimuli is essential for the survival of an organism and for the formation of mental body representations. Read More

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[Temporal pole encephalocele, a surgical treatable cause of drug-resistant epilepsy].

Rev Neurol 2021 Jul;73(2):77-79

Complejo Hospitalario Universitario de Santiago de Compostela, 15706 Santiago de Compostela, España.

Introduction: Encephaloceles are herniation of brain parenchyma through a bony skull defect that can cause drug-resistant epilepsy. In these cases, a surgical approach should be considered.

Case Report: 38-year-old man with drug-resistant epilepsy and 1. Read More

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Acute thalamic damage as a prognostic biomarker for post-traumatic epileptogenesis.

Epilepsia 2021 Jul 9. Epub 2021 Jul 9.

A. I. Virtanen Institute for Molecular Sciences, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland.

Objective: To identify magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) biomarkers for post-traumatic epilepsy.

Methods: The EPITARGET (Targets and biomarkers for antiepileptogenesis, epitarget.eu) animal cohort completing T relaxation and diffusion tensor MRI follow-up and 1-month-long video-electroencephalography monitoring included 98 male Sprague-Dawley rats with traumatic brain injury and 18 controls. Read More

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A case of paroxysmal kinesigenic dyskinesia suspected to be reflex epilepsy.

Nagoya J Med Sci 2021 May;83(2):361-365

Department of Neurosurgery, Sapporo Medical University, Sapporo, Japan.

An 11-year-old male patient developed weakness or right arm elevation after sudden movement at the age of eight. Reflex epilepsy was initially suspected; however, magnetic resonance imaging and electroencephalography (EEG) revealed no abnormality. Video-EEG monitoring was performed, but no change was noted during attacks of weakness. Read More

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Utilizing multimodal imaging to visualize potential mechanism for sudden death in epilepsy.

Epilepsy Behav 2021 Jul 5;122:108124. Epub 2021 Jul 5.

Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering, USA; School of Electrical and Computer Engineering. Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, USA.

Sudden death in epilepsy or SUDEP is a fatal condition that accounts for more than 4000 deaths each year. Limited clinical and preclinical data on sudden death suggest critical contributions from autonomic, cardiac, and respiratory pathways. A potential mechanism for such sudden and severe cardiorespiratory dysregulation may be linked to acid reflux-induced laryngospasm. Read More

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Mechanisms Underlying Disorders of Consciousness: Bridging Gaps to Move Toward an Integrated Translational Science.

Neurocrit Care 2021 Jul 8;35(Suppl 1):37-54. Epub 2021 Jul 8.

Department of Psychiatry, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI, USA.

Aim: In order to successfully detect, classify, prognosticate, and develop targeted therapies for patients with disorders of consciousness (DOC), it is crucial to improve our mechanistic understanding of how severe brain injuries result in these disorders.

Methods: To address this need, the Curing Coma Campaign convened a Mechanisms Sub-Group of the Coma Science Work Group (CSWG), aiming to identify the most pressing knowledge gaps and the most promising approaches to bridge them.

Results: We identified a key conceptual gap in the need to differentiate the neural mechanisms of consciousness per se, from those underpinning connectedness to the environment and behavioral responsiveness. Read More

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A Precision Medicine Framework for Classifying Patients with Disorders of Consciousness: Advanced Classification of Consciousness Endotypes (ACCESS).

Neurocrit Care 2021 Jul 8;35(Suppl 1):27-36. Epub 2021 Jul 8.

Departments of Anesthesiology, Critical Care Medicine, Neurology, and Neurosurgery, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA.

Background: Consciousness in patients with brain injury is traditionally assessed based on semiological evaluation at the bedside. This classification is limited because of low granularity, ill-defined and rigid nomenclatures incompatible with the highly fluctuating nature of consciousness, failure to identify specific brain states like cognitive motor dissociation, and neglect for underlying biological mechanisms. Here, the authors present a pragmatic framework based on consciousness endotypes that combines clinical phenomenology with all essential physiological and biological data, emphasizing recovery trajectories, therapeutic potentials and clinical feasibility. Read More

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Reversible contrast-induced encephalopathy after coil embolization of epistaxis.

Rev Bras Ter Intensiva 2021 Apr-Jun;33(2):331-335

Unidade de Cuidados Intensivos Neurocríticos e Trauma, Hospital de São José, Centro Hospitalar Universitário de Lisboa Central - Lisboa, Portugal.

A 37-year-old woman (35 weeks pregnant) was admitted to a local hospital due to severe epistaxis resulting in shock and the need for emergency cesarean section. After failure to tamponade the bleeding, angiographic treatment was provided. After the procedure, she was admitted to the neurocritical intensive care unit and was confused and agitated, requiring sedation and endotracheal intubation. Read More

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December 2019

[Complex mechanisms of chronic pain in knee osteoarthritis identified by neuroimaging technology].

Sheng Li Xue Bao 2021 Jun;73(3):423-432

School of Acupuncture-moxibustion and Tuina, Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Shanghai 201203, China.

Chronic pain of knee osteoarthritis (KOA) greatly affects the quality of life and functional activities of patients. It is important to clarify the underlying mechanisms of KOA pain and the analgesic effect of different therapies. Neuroimaging technology has been widely used in the basic and clinical research of pain. Read More

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Neurobiology of loneliness: a systematic review.

Neuropsychopharmacology 2021 Jul 6. Epub 2021 Jul 6.

Sam and Rose Stein Institute for Research on Aging, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA.

Loneliness is associated with increased morbidity and mortality. Deeper understanding of neurobiological mechanisms underlying loneliness is needed to identify potential intervention targets. We did not find any systematic review of neurobiology of loneliness. Read More

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Insular interictal positron emission tomography hypometabolism in patients with ictal asystole.

Epilepsia 2021 Jul 6. Epub 2021 Jul 6.

APHM, Timone Hospital, Department of Nuclear Medicine, Marseille, France.

We aimed to explore brain area(s) involved in the generation of ictal asystole (IA) by analyzing the interictal positron emission tomography (PET) metabolism of patients with IA recorded by video-electroencephalography or video-stereo-electroencephalography. We identified in our cohort of focal epilepsy patients who had undergone presurgical evaluation those who had a recorded period of IA of more than 3 s. We investigated the anatomometabolic changes (interictal F-fluorodeoxyglucose PET) of these patients in comparison with (1) healthy subjects with similar age and sex distribution (n = 19) using whole-brain voxel-based analysis (p-voxel < . Read More

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Recurrent migraine aura-like symptoms in an elderly woman: symptomatic cortical spreading depression?

BMJ Case Rep 2021 Jul 5;14(7). Epub 2021 Jul 5.

Department of Neurology, Clinic Hietzing, Wien, Austria

Cortical spreading depression (CSD) has been directly observed in humans with malignant stroke, traumatic brain injury and subarachnoid haemorrhage and is also considered to be the correlate of migraine aura. We report on a 76-year-old woman with new-onset episodes of headache, paraesthesia, hemiparesis and dysarthria, in whom a small cortical subarachnoid haemorrhage was diagnosed with MRI. Repeated diffusion-weighted MRI scans shortly after transient focal neurological episodes as well as diagnostic workup were normal, which makes recurrent transient ischaemic attacks unlikely. Read More

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Simultaneous Assessment of Electroencephalography Microstates and Resting State Intrinsic Networks in Alzheimer's Disease and Healthy Aging.

Front Neurol 2021 17;12:637542. Epub 2021 Jun 17.

Department of Psychiatry, Neurology, Psychosomatics, and Psychotherapy in Childhood and Adolescence, Rostock University Medical Center, Rostock, Germany.

Electroencephalography (EEG) microstate topologies may serve as building blocks of functional brain activity in humans. Here, we studied the spatial and temporal correspondences between simultaneously acquired EEG microstate topologies and resting state functional MRI (rs-fMRI) intrinsic networks in 14 patients with Alzheimer's disease (AD) and 14 healthy age and sex matched controls. We found an anteriorisation of EEG microstates' topologies in AD patients compared with controls; this corresponded with reduced spatial expression of default mode and increased expression of frontal lobe networks in rs-fMRI. Read More

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Early Prediction of Refractory Epilepsy in Children Under Artificial Intelligence Neural Network.

Front Neurorobot 2021 17;15:690220. Epub 2021 Jun 17.

Department of Pediatrics, Affiliated Hospital of Youjiang Medical College for Nationalities, Baise, China.

In order to realize the early prediction of refractory epilepsy in children, data preprocessing technology was used to improve the data quality, and the detection model of refractory epilepsy in children based on convolutional neural network (CNN) was established. Then, the data in the epilepsy electroencephalography (EEG) signal public data set was used for model training and the diagnosis of refractory epilepsy in children. Moreover, back propagation neural network (BPNN), support vector machine (SVM), XGBoost, gradient boosting decision tree (GBDT), AdaBoost algorithm were introduced for comparison. Read More

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[A clinical and pathological report of delayed encephalopathy after heat stroke].

Zhonghua Lao Dong Wei Sheng Zhi Ye Bing Za Zhi 2021 Jun;39(6):450-452

Department of Neurology, the 960th Hospital of PLA, Jinan 250031, China.

To explore the clinical manifestations, dynamic neuroimaging changes and brain histopathologic characteristics of a patient with delayed encephalopathy after heat stroke. In October 2019, the clinical manifestations, electroencephalogram, cerebrospinal fluid, imaging changes and brain histopathological characteristics of a patient with brain damage caused by heat stroke were retrospectively analyzed. The patient was a 40-year-old male who suddenly appeared dizziness, unconscious, high fever when working in the high temperature environment. Read More

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Safety and data quality of EEG recorded simultaneously with multi-band fMRI.

PLoS One 2021 2;16(7):e0238485. Epub 2021 Jul 2.

Psychology Dept., Univ. of Illinois At Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL, United States of America.

Purpose: Simultaneously recorded electroencephalography and functional magnetic resonance imaging (EEG-fMRI) is highly informative yet technically challenging. Until recently, there has been little information about EEG data quality and safety when used with newer multi-band (MB) fMRI sequences. Here, we measure the relative heating of a MB protocol compared with a standard single-band (SB) protocol considered to be safe. Read More

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Deep Learning-Based Stroke Disease Prediction System Using Real-Time Bio Signals.

Sensors (Basel) 2021 Jun 22;21(13). Epub 2021 Jun 22.

Department of KSB Convergence Research, Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute (ETRI), Daejeon 34129, Korea.

The emergence of an aging society is inevitable due to the continued increases in life expectancy and decreases in birth rate. These social changes require new smart healthcare services for use in daily life, and COVID-19 has also led to a contactless trend necessitating more non-face-to-face health services. Due to the improvements that have been achieved in healthcare technologies, an increasing number of studies have attempted to predict and analyze certain diseases in advance. Read More

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Analysis of Default Mode Network in Social Anxiety Disorder: EEG Resting-State Effective Connectivity Study.

Sensors (Basel) 2021 Jun 15;21(12). Epub 2021 Jun 15.

Psychiatry Discipline Sub Unit, Universiti Kuala Lumpur Royal College of Medicine Perak, Ipoh 30450, Malaysia.

Recent brain imaging findings by using different methods (e.g., fMRI and PET) have suggested that social anxiety disorder (SAD) is correlated with alterations in regional or network-level brain function. Read More

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A systematic review of next-generation point-of-care stroke diagnostic technologies.

Neurosurg Focus 2021 Jul;51(1):E11

Departments of1Neurological Surgery and.

Objective: Stroke is a leading cause of morbidity and mortality. Current diagnostic modalities include CT and MRI. Over the last decade, novel technologies to facilitate stroke diagnosis, with the hope of shortening time to treatment and reducing rates of morbidity and mortality, have been developed. Read More

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