Efficacy and safety of eslicarbazepine acetate monotherapy in patients converting from carbamazepine. Pazdera L, Sperling MR, Harvey JH, Sam MC, Strom LA, Blum D, Grinnell T, Cheng H.. Epilepsia. 2018;59(3):704-714.
Changes in antiepileptic drug-prescribing patterns in pregnant women with epilepsy. Meador KJ, Pennell PB, May RC, Gerard E, Kalayjian L, Velez-Ruiz N, Penovich P, Cavitt J, French J, Hwang S, Pack AM, Sam M, Moore E, Ippolito DM, Morris MW, et al.. Epilepsy Behav. 2018;84():10-14.
Miscarriages in pregnant women with epilepsy: findings from the Monead Study [abstract]. Meador KJ, Pennell PB, May RC, McElrath FT, Gerard E, Kalayjian L, Velez-Ruiz N, Gedzelman E, Penovich P, Cavitt J, Hwang S, Pack A, Moore E, Ippolito DM, Sam M.. Epilepsia. 2017;58(Suppl 5):S85.
Comparison of stereo-EEG and grid-implanted phase II patients' experience prior to epilspsy surgery: the Wake Forest experience [abstract]. Woodard V, Boggs J, Couture D, Laxton A, Popli G, Silvia M, Sam M, Munger-Clary H, Wong M, O'Donovan C.. In: Abstracts of the 2016 Annual Meeting of the American Epilepsy Society; 2016 Dec 2-6; Houston (TX). 2015;():A2.171.
Status of neurology medical school education: results of 2005 and 2012 clerkship director survey. Carter JL, Ali II, Isaacson RS, Safdieh JE, Finney GR, Sowell MK, Sam MC, Anderson HS, Shin RK, Kraakevik JA, Coleman M, Drogan O.. Neurology. 2014;83(19):1761-1766.
The use of minimally invasive MR-guided laser interstitial thermal therapy in the treatment of mesial temporal lobe epilepsy of children and young adults [abstract]. Witcher MR, Couture D, Sam M, Popli G.. Epilepsia. 2013;54(Suppl 3):190.
Occurrence of burst suppression during treatment for NCSE is not associated with better prognosis [abstract]. Greiner H, Sam MC, Bell WL, O'Donovan CA.. Epilepsia. 2008;49(Suppl 7):40.
Incidence of seizure freedom with adjunctive and monotherapy levetiracetam in patients with refractory epilepsy and new-onset seizures [abstract]. Hong KJ, Bell WL, Sam MC, O'Donovan CA.. Epilepsia. 2008;49(Suppl 7):100.
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Electroencephalography, Epilepsy, Neurology (general), Sleep Disorders (adult and pediatric)
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