Volume 21 (2022)
Volume 20 (2021)
Volume 19 (2020)
Volume 18 (2019)
Volume 17 (2018)
Volume 16 (2017)
Volume 15 (2016)
Volume 14 (2015)
Volume 13 (2014)
Volume 12 (2013)
Volume 11 (2012)
Volume 10 (2011)
The prevalence and major determinants of non-compliance with anti-seizure medication among children

Ladan Afsharkhas; Shabnam Zamani; Azita Tavasoli; Babak Zamani; Atefeh Talebi

Volume 21, Issue 1 , January 2022, , Pages 23-28


  Background: A wide range of adherence to the use of anti-seizure medications has been reported among children with the disease, and accordingly, various factors on the degree of adherence to the drug have been reported. But in our society, there is no clear picture of drug adherence and related factors ...  Read More

Risk of recurrence after antiepileptic withdrawal: Was it a good decision or not?

Ozlem Yayici Koken; Ayse Aksoy; Ozge Kucur; Mehpare Kafali

Volume 20, Issue 2 , April 2021, , Pages 78-85


  Background: The aim of this study was to identify the demographic-clinical variables affecting idiopathic epilepsy (IE) [called genetic generalized epilepsy (GGE)] recurrence and determine cut-off values that can be used in pediatric neurology practice for children with IE/GGE. Methods: A total of 250 ...  Read More

Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 and seizure: An insight into the pathophysiologic mechanisms

Shima Zareh-Shahamati; Mahyar Noorbakhsh; Hadi Digaleh; Behnam Safarpour-Lima

Volume 20, Issue 1 , January 2021, , Pages 43-48


  Based on previous studies, seizure has been reported to accompany coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). Underlying mechanisms are those leading to the direct central nervous system (CNS) invasion through hematogenous spread or trans-synaptic retrograde invasion, causing meningoencephalitis. On the other ...  Read More

Assessment of cognitive functions and related risk factors in Iranian patients with generalized epilepsy as compared to patients with non-epileptic neurological disorders

Nooshin Masoudian; Miad Moradpour; Afshin Samaei; Fatemeh Ehsani; Abbas Ziari

Volume 19, Issue 4 , October 2020, , Pages 167-172


  Background: The cognitive impairment in patients with generalized epilepsy may affect their social efficiency and quality of life (QOL). The aim of this study is to determine the cognitive dysfunction and related risk factors in patients with generalized epilepsy as compared to patients with non-epileptic ...  Read More

A study of psychogenic non-epileptic seizures in an inpatient video-electroencephalography monitoring service in Tabriz, northwest of Iran

Mazyar Hashemilar; Saeid Charsouei; Darioush Savadi-Oskouei; Elyar Sadeghi-Hokmabadi; Mohammad Farzipour

Volume 19, Issue 3 , July 2020, , Pages 107-111


  Background: Psychogenic non-epileptic seizures (PNES) are manifested as paroxysmal alterations in motor, sensory, autonomic, and/or cognitive and behavioral signs and symptoms, without associated ictal epileptiform discharges. A misdiagnosis of PNES as epilepsy results in a prolonged and unnecessary ...  Read More