2016 Summary

Cochrane Epilepsy Group

2016 publications

Reviews (7)

1. Immediate antiepileptic drug treatment, versus placebo, deferred, or no treatment for first unprovoked seizure

2. Treatments for the prevention of Sudden Unexpected Death in Epilepsy (SUDEP)

3. Polyunsaturated fatty acid supplementation for drug-resistant epilepsy

4. Transcranial magnetic stimulation for the treatment of epilepsy

5. Treatment of epilepsy for people with Alzheimer's disease

6. Monotherapy treatment of epilepsy in pregnancy: congenital malformation outcomes in the child

7.  Topiramate versus carbamazepine monotherapy for epilepsy: an individual participant data review

Protocols (6)

1. Topiramate versus carbamazepine monotherapy for epilepsy: an individual participant data review

2. Psychological treatments for people with epilepsy

3. Carisbamate add-on therapy for drug-resistant partial epilepsy

4.  Clonazepam add-on therapy for refractory epilepsy in adults and children

5.  Oxcarbazepine add-on for drug resistant partial epilepsy

6.  Perampanel monotherapy for epilepsy

Review updates (11)

1. Care delivery and self-management strategies for adults with epilepsy

2. Ketogenic diet and other dietary treatments for epilepsy

3. Melatonin as add-on treatment for epilepsy

4. Antiepileptic drugs for the primary and secondary prevention of seizures after intracranial venous thrombosis

5. Phenytoin versus valproate monotherapy for partial onset seizures and generalised onset tonic-clonic seizures: an individual participant data review

6. Pharmacological treatment for Kleine-Levin syndrome

7. Antiepileptic drugs for the primary and secondary prevention of seizures in viral encephalitis

8.  Lamotrigine add-on for drug-resistant partial epilepsy

9.  Lamotrigine versus carbamazepine monotherapy for epilepsy: an individual participant data review

10. Carbamazepine versus phenobarbitone monotherapy for epilepsy: an individual participant data review

11. Immediate-release versus controlled-release carbamazepine in the treatment of epilepsy