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Epilepsy in Women


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Preface, vii Contributors, ix 1 Gender Difference in Epidemiology and Comorbidities of Epilepsy, 1 Ettore Beghi and Massimiliano Beghi 2 The Social and Psychological Impacts of Epilepsy, 11 Sanjeev V. Thomas and Aparna Nair 3 Neurosteroid influences on neuronal excitability: The menstrual cycle and catamenial epilepsy as dynamic models, 23 Doodipala Samba Reddy 4 Catamenial Epilepsy, 41 Erik Tauboll, Line S. Roste and Sigrid Svalheim 5 Impact of Epilepsy and AEDs on Reproductive Health, 53 Gerhard Luef 6 Contraception and Epilepsy, 64 Anne R. Davis and Kathleen M. Morrell 7 Diagnostic Challenges with Seizures in Pregnancy, 75 Sanjeev V. Thomas 8 Seizure Control During Pregnancy, 91 Anne Sabers 9 Effect of Pregnancy on AED Kinetics, 101 Peter B. Forgacs and Page B. Pennell 10 Fetal and Maternal Risks with Seizures, 115 Vilho K. Hiilesmaa and Kari A. Teramo 11 Obstetrical Outcome and Complications of Pregnancy, 128 Ingrid Borthen and Nils Erik Gilhus 12 Mechanisms of Teratogenic Effects of AEDs, 136 Lynsey E. Bruce, Ana M. Palacios, Bogdan J. Wlodarczyk and Richard H. Finnell 13 Major Congenital Malformations in Offspring of Women with Epilepsy, 148 Dina Battino and Torbjoern Tomson 14 Fetal AED Syndromes, 164 Usha Kini 15 Postnatal Cognitive Development, 170 Evan R. Gedzelman and Kimford J. Meador 16 M anagement of the Postpartum Period and Lactation, 184 Autumn M. Klein 17 M anagement of Epilepsy and Pregnancy, 196 Sanjeev V. Thomas, Torbjoern Tomson and Cynthia L. Harden 18 Perimenopause and Menopause, 200 Cynthia L. Harden 19 Bone Health, 205 Alison M. Pack Index, 211

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Cynthia L. Harden, MD, Chief of the Comprehensive Epilepsy Care Institute, North Shore LIJ Health System and Professor of Neurology, Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine, USA. Sanjeev V Thomas, MD, Professor of Neurology, Department of Neurology, Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology, Trivandrum 695 011, India and Fulbright Visiting Professor, Ohio State University, Columbus, USA. Torbjoern Tomson, MD, Professor of Neurology, especially epileptology, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet, and consultant/senior physician at Department of Neurology, Karolinska University Hospital, Sweden.

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