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Cannabis, Cannabidiol, and Epilepsy

Adrian L. Turner, PharmD; and M. Scott Perry, MD

October 2018—A new frontier brings new questions and old dilemmas.

Dietary Treatments for Patients with Epilepsy

A. G. Christina Bergqvist, MD

October 2018—Ketogenic diets are an effective treatment when used properly with medical supervision and support.

Choosing Antiepileptic Drugs

Alexander Doyle, MD; and Sasha Alick, MD

October 2018—As the number of available antiepileptic drugs increases, so does the challenge of choosing the most appropriate drug for a given patient.

Reproductive Issues and Epilepsy

Frances Knapp; and Alison M. Pack, MD, MPH

October 2018—Guiding patients through contraceptive choices, prepregnancy planning, and pregnancy improves pregnancy outcomes.

Genetic Testing in the Care of Patients With Epilepsy

Alica M. Goldman, MD, PhD, MS

October 2018—Genetic testing is improving diagnostic accuracy and, sometimes, informing treatment decisions.

Autoimmune Epilepsy

Lindsay M. Higdon, MD

October 2018—A newly recognized category of epilepsy caused by or associated with antibodies.

Self-Limited Focal Epilepsies in Childhood

Delphi Barua, MD; and Arayamparambil C. Anilkumar, MD

October 2018—Recent advances improve understanding of etiology, clinical and EEG findings, and clinical management for this category that comprises 20% of pediatric epilepsies.

About the Cover Artist

October 2018—Tracy Ellyn uses fine art for healing purposes and epilepsy awareness.


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Launched in 2002, Practical Neurology is a publication uniquely dedicated to presenting current approaches to patient management, synthesis of emerging research and data, and analysis of industry news with a goal to facilitate practical application and improved clinical practice for all neurologists. Our straightforward articles give neurologists tools they can immediately put into practice.