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Introduction to Epilepsy and This Site

Dr. Elizabeth Thiele

In this video, epileptologist Elizabeth Thiele, MD, PhD, describes what a seizure is and its relationship to epilepsy. [duration :55]
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In this video, epileptologist Elizabeth Thiele, MD, PhD, explains the differences between epilepsy in children and in adults. [duration 1:08]
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The Brain

In this video, epileptologist Elizabeth Thiele, MD, PhD, explains how increasing knowledge of brain function and activity will lead to more specific treatments for epilepsy. [duration 1:10]
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Seizure Types and Syndromes

In this video, epileptologist Elizabeth Thiele, MD, PhD, explains the importance of determining a child's seizure type and possible seizure syndrome. [duration 1:22]
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In this video, epileptologist Elizabeth Thiele, MD, PhD, explains status epilepticus and its potential impact on the brain. [duration 1:31]
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