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by M.D. Aicardi Jean

Author: M.D. Aicardi Jean
Subcategory: Medicine & Health Sciences
Language: English
Publisher: Raven Pr; 2nd edition (January 15, 1994)
Pages: 555 pages
Category: Other
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Epilepsy In Children book. Institut National de la Recherche Medicale, Paris, France.

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Aicardi's Epilepsy in Children. Book · April 2012 with 63 Reads. Delay in treatment of typically benign epileptic syndromes is associated with learning disabilities (Aldenkamp et a. 1999; Croona et a. 1999; Metz-Lutz et a. 1999; Vanderlinden and Lagae, 2004)

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Nearly 3 million people have been diagnosed with this disease, while 450,000 of them are under the age of 17. Fortunately, two thirds of the child population will overcome the side effects, most notably, seizures, in teenage-hood through treatment. Epilepsy affects all ages groups. But for children, a variety of issues exist that can affect one's childhood.

Aicardi's Epilepsy in Children Hardcover – 1 Dec 2003. EJPN, 01-JAN-04 - "This is a thought provoking book by three experts in the field that will certainly help the practitioner to diagnose and manage epilepsy in children. by Alexis Arzimanoglou (Author), Renzo Guerrini (Author), Jean Aicardi (Author). Jean Aicardi (Author) & 0 more.

Jean (François Marie) Aicardi (8 November 1926 – 3 August 2015) was a French pediatric neurologist and epileptologist. He was known as one of the most distinguished and respected neuropediatricians of his time. degree from the Faculté de Médecine, Paris in 1955.

Authors and affiliations. Bour, . Chiron, . Dulac, . and Plouin, . 1986, Caractères électrocliniques des crises dans le syndrome d’Aicardi, Rev. Encephalogr. Jean-Jacques Chevrie. Aicardi . 1986, Epilepsy in Children, Raven Press, New York. 1991, The agyria-pachygyria complex: a spectrum of cortical malformations, Brain Dey. 13: 1–. oogle Scholar.

Books about Epilepsy. Services for Children and Their Families. The Epilepsy Foundation is saddened by the passing of Dr. Jean Aicardi on August 3, 2015. A French neurologist, Aicardi was the first to describe a rare genetic form of epilepsy that almost always affects females. Learn more about Dr. Aicardi and his life’s work in epilepsy.

The book describes in detail the types of seizures occurring during infancy, childhood, and adolescence and explains the key principles of diagnosis, prognosis, and medical and surgical treatment.

This revised, updated, and expanded second edition incorporates the past few years' significant advances in the diagnosis and management of childhood epilepsies, particularly recent developments in brain imaging and in surgical therapy of epilepsy. A new chapter explains the key principles of surgical treatment, and revised chapters on specific epileptic syndromes include discussions of surgical treatment where appropriate. Also included are detailed descriptions of major epileptogenic lesions - especially developmental brain deficits - whose importance has been shown by magnetic resonance imaging. The second edition presents up-to-date views on controversial issues such as the myoclonic epilepsies and the Lennox-Gastaut syndrome. These two groups of syndromes are more clearly delineated than they were in the original edition.