Brittaney Leeann Cox

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Special education: ‘Children with disabilities need inclusive schools’

<b>LAHORE:</b><p><b>“Only four per cent of children with special needs have access to schools in Pakistan,” University of Management and Technology (UMT)</b> …

Disability

Charter Schools Dismal at Retaining Special Needs Students, Report Says

MANHATTAN — Charter schools across the city attracted and retained special education students at a dismal rate, attracting just 25 special education …

The biggest problem for parents of a child with special needs? Other people

Jane McCready is used to her 10-year-old son being gawped at "as if he were a circus freak" but she will never be reconciled to it. "Children are one thing, they don't know any better. But these are adults. They look at Johnny and their mouths fall open and they just stare. And I think: didn't …

Are children affected by epileptic neuropsychiatric comorbidities?

2014 Sep;38:8-12. doi: 10.1016/j.yebeh.2013.10.003. Epub 2013 Nov 12.<p>1Serviço de Epilepsia e EEG, Hospital de Clínicas, Federal University of Paraná, …

Psychiatry

Understanding the perceived treatment needs of patients with psychogenic nonepileptic seizures.

2014 Feb;31:295-303. doi: 10.1016/j.yebeh.2013.10.025. Epub 2013 Nov 13.<p>1Department of Clinical Health Psychology, Salford Royal Hospital, Salford, …

Neurology

The child behavior checklist and youth self-report in adolescents with epilepsy: testing measurement invariance of the attention and thought proble... - PubMed

2014 Feb;31:34-42. doi: 10.1016/j.yebeh.2013.11.009. Epub 2013 Dec 11.<p>The child behavior checklist and youth self-report in adolescents with …

Teens

Disentangling the relationship between epilepsy and its behavioral comorbidities - the need for prospective studies in new-onset epilepsies.

2014 Feb;31:43-7. doi: 10.1016/j.yebeh.2013.11.010. Epub 2013 Dec 13.<p>1University Clinic of Epileptology, Bonn, Germany. Electronic address: …

Neuroscience

The social competence and behavioral problem substrate of new- and recent-onset childhood epilepsy.

2014 Feb;31:91-6. doi: 10.1016/j.yebeh.2013.11.018. Epub 2013 Dec 27.<p>1Department of Neurology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public …

Neurology

Difference in anxiety symptoms between children and their parents facing a first seizure or epilepsy.

2014 Feb;31:97-101. doi: 10.1016/j.yebeh.2013.11.006. Epub 2013 Dec 31.<p>1APHP, Hôpital Robert Debré, Service de Neurologie Pédiatrique, Paris, …

Teens

Epilepsy and comorbidities -what are we waiting for? - PubMed

1Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, Division of Child Neurology, 4401 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15224, USA. Electronic address: …

Neurology

Temporal lobe epilepsy in children: executive and mnestic impairments.

2014 Feb;31:117-22. doi: 10.1016/j.yebeh.2013.12.005. Epub 2014 Jan 4.<p>1Laboratory of Psychiatric Neuroimaging (LIM-21), Department and Institute of …

São Paulo

Cognitive and adaptive evaluation of 21 consecutive patients with Dravet syndrome.

2014 Feb;31:143-8. doi: 10.1016/j.yebeh.2013.11.021. Epub 2014 Jan 8.<p>1CINAPSE, Hôpital Henri Gastaut Centre Saint Paul, 13009 Marseille, France; …

Neurology

A mixed methods analysis of support for self-management behaviors: perspectives of people with epilepsy and their support providers.

2014 Feb;31:152-9. doi: 10.1016/j.yebeh.2013.11.023. Epub 2014 Jan 8.<p>1Rollins School of Public Health, Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health …

Behavioral Sciences

Changes in the duration and frequency of deviant stimuli engender different mismatch negativity patterns in temporal lobe epilepsy.

2014 Feb;31:136-42. doi: 10.1016/j.yebeh.2013.11.026. Epub 2014 Jan 7.<p>1Department of Life Sciences and Bio-informatics, Graduate School of Health …

Neurology

Psychobehavioral therapy for epilepsy.

2014 Mar;32:147-55. doi: 10.1016/j.yebeh.2013.12.004. Epub 2014 Jan 10.<p>1Department of Clinical Psychology, Prince of Wales Hospital, Hospital …

Hong Kong

With Epilepsy Treatment, The Goal Is To Keep Kids Seizure-Free

Barton Holmes was 16 months old when he had his first seizure. "He was convulsing and his eyes were rolling in the back of his head," his mother, Catherine McEaddy Holmes, says. "His lips were blue. I thought he was dying."<p>The seizure ended in less than a minute. And by the time an ambulance …

Global team IDs new genes behind severe childhood epilepsy

Results could lead to new insights into role of mutations in devastating infant condition.<p>A large-scale, international study on the genes involved in epilepsy has uncovered 25 new mutations on nine key genes behind a devastating form of the disorder during childhood.<p>Among those were two genes never …

Sanjay Gupta: Only 6 Percent Of Marijuana Research Considers Medical Benefits

It's impressive researchers have managed to conduct even that many studies.<p>Sanjay Gupta, neurosurgeon and CNN's chief medical correspondent, is officially down with weed. In an article for CNN, the well-known medical personality apologized for dismissing the scientific value of medical marijuana …

An In-Ear Brain Monitor Could Watch For Seizures Discreetly

The hearing-aid sized device could allow researchers to record EEG data over multiple days, even as patients move around.<p>Measuring the brain's electric signals, a process called electroencephalography (EEG), is a useful way to diagnose seizures and evaluate sleep disorders. Attaching a jumble of …