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A 27-Year-Old Woman with Epilepsy Planning for Pregnancy

P. Emanuela Voinescu.

in Women's Neurology

April 2017; p ublished online May 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology; Obstetrics and Gynaecology. 1493 words.

Treatment for women with epilepsy (WWE) of childbearing age should be cautiously selected, given that the benefits of treatment during potential future pregnancies have to be weighed...

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Acute Headache in Pregnancy

M. Angela O’Neal.

in Women's Neurology

April 2017; p ublished online May 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology; Obstetrics and Gynaecology. 763 words.

The case illustrates the characteristics of pituitary apoplexy. This anatomy of the pituitary, which predisposes to the condition, is described. The most common clinical feature is...

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Cognitive Concerns

M. Angela O’Neal.

in Women's Neurology

April 2017; p ublished online May 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology; Obstetrics and Gynaecology. 741 words.

This chapter reviews the incidence and gender-specific risks for women developing Alzheimer’s disease, AD. The incidence of AD doubles every five years beginning at age 60. Furthermore, AD...

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Convulsion in a Pregnant Woman

Eudocia Q. Lee.

in Women's Neurology

April 2017; p ublished online May 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology; Obstetrics and Gynaecology. 1217 words.

The management and treatment of brain tumors is the same regardless of patient gender, except when considering fertility and pregnancy. Fortunately, brain tumors are rare during pregnancy....

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Emergencies in Paediatrics and Neonatology

Edited by Stuart Crisp and Jo Rainbow.

February 2013; p ublished online April 2013 .

Book. Subjects: Paediatrics; Emergency Medicine; Communication Skills; Neonatology; Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery; Cardiovascular Medicine; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Gastroenterology; Nephrology; Urology; Surgery; Neurology; Otolaryngology (ENT); Ophthalmology; Gynaecology; Haematology; Clinical Oncology; Dermatology; Endocrinology and Diabetes; Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. 576 pages.

The second edition of this essential handbook provides a practical, accessible guide to all emergency situations encountered in paediatrics and neonatology, from the immediately...

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The ESC Textbook of Cardiovascular Medicine

Edited by A. John Camm, Thomas F. Lüscher and Patrick W. Serruys.

August 2009; p ublished online August 2009 .

Book. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine; Radiology; Nuclear Medicine; Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics; Endocrinology and Diabetes; Neurology; Nephrology; Urology; Infectious Diseases; Sports and Exercise Medicine; Obstetrics; Surgery. 1424 pages.

The ESC Textbook of Cardiovascular Medicine has become the definitive print and online reference work for every cardiology trainee, general cardiologist and specialist cardiologist as they...

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A global amnesia associated with the specific variant of posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome (PRES) that developed due to severe preeclampsia and malignant hypertension

Josip Anđelo Borovac, Joško Božić, Nikola Žaja, Krešimir Kolić and Vedran Hrboka.

in Oxford Medical Case Reports

P ublished online April 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neurology; Psychiatry; Radiology; Critical Care; Obstetrics. 1694 words.

A case is reported of a 26-year-old primiparous woman in the 32nd week of gestation who presented to the emergency department with the symptoms of a severe headache, nausea and vomiting....

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Headache

Regina Krel and Paul G. Mathew.

in Women's Neurology

April 2017; p ublished online May 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology; Obstetrics and Gynaecology. 974 words.

Migraine is a common disorder that affects women of menstruating age, and it is frequently the chief complaint of women presenting in the neurology clinic. The prevalence of menstrually...

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Hormonal Contraception in a Woman with Headache

M. Angela O’Neal.

in Women's Neurology

April 2017; p ublished online May 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology; Obstetrics and Gynaecology. 1361 words.

This chapter examines key issues around contraception in women with migraine. There is a small risk of stroke in migraine with aura. This is magnified when combined with other risk factors,...

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“I Am Pregnant; Why Can’t I Sleep?”

Sandra L. Horowitz.

in Women's Neurology

April 2017; p ublished online May 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology; Obstetrics and Gynaecology. 1241 words.

This chapter reviews the common sleep disorders of pregnancy. During pregnancy and postpartum, 84% of women report poor sleep at least a few nights a week. These problems are common,...

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