Epilepsy Center Research
Epilepsy Center Research

Our clinical staff is involved with ongoing research projects to help broaden understanding of pediatric epilepsy. Below is a selection of papers presented at past American Epilepsy Society Annual Meetings.

Papers and Poster Presentations

Thompson L, Kayyali H, Gustafson M, AhMu, M, Myers, T, Fecske, E, Abdelmoity A (2013): Growth and Energy Intake of Infants and Children treated with the Ketogenic Diet (American Epilepsy Society Annual Meeting 2013)

Thompson L, Kayyali H, Vaughn L, Gustafson M, Williams M, Abdelmoity A (2013): Growth of Infants and Children treated with the Ketogenic Diet for Intractable Epilepsy (Experimental Biology Annual Meeting 2013)

Thompson L, Vaughn L, Kayyali H, Gustafson M, Abdelmoity A (2012): Breastfeeding is Compatible with the Ketogenic Diet and Efficacious in Treating Seizures in Infants (American Epilepsy Society Annual Meeting 2012)

Thompson L, Kayyali H, Williams M, Gustafson M, Abdelmoity A (2011): Use of the ketogenic diet in infants: safety, efficacy and tolerability. (American Epilepsy Society Annual Meeting 2011)

Thompson, L., Kayyali, H.,Vaughn, L., Gustafson, M., Williams, M., Abdelmoity, A. (2013) Growth of Infants and Children treated with the Ketogenic Diet for Intractable Epilepsy. Poster accepted at the Experimental Biology Conference, Boston, MA. 

Kayyali, H., Gustafson, M., Williams, M., Thompson, L., Vaughn, L., Abdelmoity, A. (2012) Ketogenic Diet Efficacy In The Treatment Of Intractable Epileptic Spasms. Poster accepted at the annual meeting of American Epilepsy Society, San Diego, CA.

Abdelmoity, A., DeCock, C., Gustafson, M., Williams, M., Thompson, L., Vaughn, L., Kayyali, H. (2012) A Comparison Between Different Side Effect Profiles Of Ketogenic Diet Formulas. Poster accepted at the annual meeting of American Epilepsy Society, San Diego, CA.

Thompson, L., Gustafson, M., Kayyali, H., Abdelmoity, A. (2012) Breastfeeding Is Compatible With The Ketogenic Diet And Efficacious In Treating Seizures In Infants. Poster accepted at the annual meeting of American Epilepsy Society, San Diego, CA.

Kayyali, H., Gustafson, M., Driscoll, V., Williams, M., Abdelmoity, A. (2011) The Ketogenic Diet Efficacy in Generalized vs. Focal Epilepsy. Poster accepted at the annual meeting of American Epilepsy Society, Baltimore, MD.

Abdelmoity, A., Williams, M., Driscoll, V., Gustafson, M., Kayyali, H. (2011). Ketogenic Diet content ratio and its impact on efficacy and quality of life. Poster accepted at the annual meeting of American Epilepsy Society, Baltimore, MD.

Driscoll, V., Abdelmoity, A., Williams, M., Gustafson, M., Kayyali, H. (2011). The use of the Ketogenic Diet in infants; Safety, Efficacy, and Tolerability. Poster accepted at the annual meeting of American Epilepsy Society, Baltimore, MD. 

 

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