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Contributors
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Harry S. Abram, MD

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Professor of Neurology

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Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

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Nemours Children's Clinic

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Jacksonville, Florida

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Chapter 20

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Albert P. Aldenkamp

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Epilepsy Center Kempenhaeghe

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Heeze, The Netherlands

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Department of Neurology

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Research School Mental Health and Neurosciences

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Maastricht University Medical Center

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Maastricht, The Netherlands

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Chapter 52

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Israel Alfonso, MD

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Director of Neonatal Neurology

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Miami Children's Hospital

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Miami, Florida

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Chapter 8

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Willem F. Arts, MD

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Pediatric Neurologist

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Department of Pediatric Neurology

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Erasmus Medical Centre–Sophia Children's Hospital

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands

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Chapter 46

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Alexis Arzimanoglou, MD

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Head of the Epilepsy, Sleep, and Pediatric Neurophysiology Department

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University Hospitals of Lyon (HCL)

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Clinical Investigator

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Translational and Integrative Group in Epilepsy Research (TIGER)

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Lyon Neuroscience Research Center

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INSERM, U1028; CNRS, UMR5292

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Lyon, France

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Chapters 1, 33

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Christian G. Bien, MD

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Chief Physician of Epilepsy Clinic

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Bethel Epilepsy Center

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Mara Hospital

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Bielefeld, Germany

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Chapter 37

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Francesca Bisulli, MD

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Department of Neurological Sciences

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University of Bologna

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Bologna, Italy

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Chapter 44

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W. T. Blume, MD, FRCP(C)

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Professor of Neurology

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London Health Sciences Centre

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University of Western Ontario

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London, Ontario, Canada

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Chapter 3

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Blaise F. D. Bourgeois, MD

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Department of Neurology

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Harvard Medical School

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Boston, Massachusetts

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Chapter 41

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Lawrence W. Brown, MD

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Associate Professor of Neurology and Pediatrics

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Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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Chapter 22

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Roberto H. Caraballo, MD

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Neurology Department

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Hospital de Niños

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Buenos Aires, Argentina

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Chapter 26

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Paul R. Carney, MD

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Division of Neurology and Sleep Medicine

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Department of Internal Medicine

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University of Alabama, College of Community Health Sciences

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Tuscaloosa, Alabama

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Chapter 44

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Mary B. Connolly, MB, BCh, FRCP(I), FRCP(Ed), FRCP(C)

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Division of Pediatric Neurology

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Department of Pediatrics,

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University of British Columbia and British Columbia's Children's Hospital

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Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

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Chapter 13

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J. Helen Cross, MD

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Professor of Pediatric Neurobiology

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Prince of Wales's Chair of Childhood Epilepsy

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University College of London

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UCL Institute of Child Health

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Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children

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London, United Kingdom

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The Neville Epilepsy Centre

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Young Epilepsy

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Lingfield, Surrey, United Kingdom

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Chapters 7, 10, 18, 19, 55

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Patricia Dean, ARNP, MSN

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Clinical Coordinator

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Comprehensive Epilepsy Center

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Miami Children's Hospital

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Miami, Florida

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Chapter 54

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Christopher Derry, MD

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Department of Clinical Neurosciences

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Western General Hospital

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom

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Chapter 27

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Dennis J. Dlugos, MD

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Associate Professor of Neurology

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Director of Pediatric Regional Epilepsy Program

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Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

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University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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Chapter 11

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Charlotte Dravet, MD

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Centre Saint-Paul-Hôpital Henri Gastaut

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Marseille, France

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Chapter 14

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Michael Duchowny, MD

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Director

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Neurology Training and the Comprehensive Epilepsy Center

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Miami Children's Hospital

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Professor of Neurology and Pediatrics

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University of Miami Miller School of Medicine

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Clinical Professor

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Department of Neurology

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Florida International University College of Medicine

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Miami, Florida

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Chapters 32, 36

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Colin Dunkley, MD

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Department of Pediatrics

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King's Mill Hospital

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Sutton-in-Ashfield, United Kingdom

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Chapter 7

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David W. Dunn, MD

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Departments of Psychiatry and Neurology

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Riley Hospital for Children

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Indianapolis, Indiana

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Chapter 41

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Andrew Escayg, PhD

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Associate Professor

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Department of Genetics

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Emory University School of Medicine

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Atlanta, Georgia

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Chapter 17

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Natalio Fejerman, MD

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Department of Neurology

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Juan P. Garrahan Pediatric Hospital

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Buenos Aires, Argentina

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Chapter 25

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David Friedman, MD

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Epilepsy Specialist

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Director of Epilepsy Surgery Program

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Winthrop University Hospital

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Mineola, New York

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Chapter 45

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Anne Gallagher, MD

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Department of Psychology

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University of Montreal

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Montreal, Quebec, Canada

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Chapter 40

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William Davis Gaillard, MD

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Professor of Neurology and Pediatrics

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School of Medicine and Health Sciences

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George Washington University

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Professor of Neurology

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Georgetown University

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Washington, DC

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Chapter 6

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Eija Gaily, MD

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Epilepsy Unit

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Department of Pediatric Neurology

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Helsinki University Central Hospital

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Helsinki, Finland

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Chapter 51

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Aristea S. Galanopoulou, MD, PhD

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Associate Professor

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Saul R. Korey Department of Neurology

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Dominick P. Purpura Department of Neuroscience

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Albert Einstein College of Medicine

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Bronx, New York

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Chapter 2

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James D. Geyer, MD

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Departments of Pediatrics, Neurology, Neuroscience, and Biomedical Engineering

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McKnight Brain Institute

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University of Florida College of Medicine

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Gainesville, Florida

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Chapter 44

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Frank G. Gilliam, MD, MPH

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Caitlin Tynan Doyle Professor of Neurology

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Director of the Comprehensive Epilepsy Center

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The Neurological Institute

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Columbia University

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New York, New York

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Chapter 45

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Jamie T. Gilman, PharmD

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Senior Neurology Scientific Affairs Liaison

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Ortho-McNeil Janssen Scientific Affairs, LLC

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Christiana, Tennessee

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Chapter 50

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B. G. Giráldez, MD

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Epilepsy Unit

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Neurology Service

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Fundación Jiménez Díaz

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Madrid, Spain

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Chapter 23

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Tracy A. Glauser, MD

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Professor of Pediatrics and Neurology

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Director of Comprehensive Epilepsy Center

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Division of Neurology

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Department of Pediatrics

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Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center

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Cincinnati, Ohio

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Chapter 29

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Cristina Yip Go, MD

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Department of Pediatrics (Neurology)

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The Hospital for Sick Children

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Toronto, Ontario

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Chapter 28

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Giuseppe Gobbi, MD

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Child Neurology Unit

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Neuroscience Department

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Maggiore Hospital

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Bologna, Italy

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Chapter 25

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Salvatore Grosso, MD

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Pediatric Neurology Section

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Department of Pediatrics

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University of Siena

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Siena, Italy

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Chapter 25

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Siobhan Hannan, RN, RSCN, MSc

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Clinical Nurse Specialist

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Epilepsy Surgery

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Great Ormond Street Hospital

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London, United Kingdom

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Chapter 54

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Yvonne Hart

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Consultant Neurologist

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Department of Neurology

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Royal Victoria Infirmary

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom

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Chapter 37

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Sandra Helmers, MD

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Associate Professor

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Department of Neurology

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Emory University School of Medicine

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Atlanta, Georgia

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Chapter 17

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Bruce P. Hermann, PhD

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Department of Neurology

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University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

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Madison, Wisconsin

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Chapter 42

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Edouard Hirsch, MD

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Department of Neurology HUS

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CTRS INSERM

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Strasbourg, France

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Chapter 30

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Gregory L. Holmes, MD

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Dartmouth Medical School

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Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center

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Lebanon, New Hampshire

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Chapter 1

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Dominique Ijff

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Department of Behavioral Research and Clinical Neuropsychology

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Epilepsy Center Kempenhaeghe

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Heeze, The Netherlands

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Chapter 52

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Yushi Inoue, MD

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National Epilepsy Center

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Shizuoka Institute of Epilepsy and Neurological Disorders

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Shizuoka, Japan

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Chapter 31

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Prasanna Jayakar, MD, PhD

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Department of Neurology

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Miami Children's Brain Institute

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Miami Children's Hospital

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Miami, Florida

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Chapter 4

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Jana E. Jones, PhD

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Department of Neurology

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University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

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Madison, Wisconsin

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Chapter 42

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Philippe Kahane, MD, PhD

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Professor of Neurophysiology

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Epilepsy Unit

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Department of Neurology

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University Hospital

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Grenoble, France

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Chapter 55

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Sudha Kilaru Kessler, MD

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Assistant Professor of Neurology

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Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

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Pereleman School of Medicine

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University of Pennsylvania

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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Chapter 11

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Susan Koh, MD

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Associate Professor

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Department of Pediatrics and Neurology

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University of Colorado School of Medicine

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Denver, Colorado

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Chapter 32

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Eric H. Kossoff, MD

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Associate Professor of Neurology and Pediatrics

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Medical Director of Ketogenic Diet Center

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Director of Pediatric Neurology Residency Program

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Johns Hopkins Hospital

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Baltimore, Maryland

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Chapters 33, 53

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Prakash Kotagal, MD

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Head of Pediatric Epilepsy Section

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Cleveland Clinic Epilepsy Center

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Cleveland, Ohio

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Chapter 57

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Maryse Lassonde, MD

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Department of Psychology

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University of Montreal

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Montreal, Quebec, Canada

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Chapter 40

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John A. Lawson, BMed, FRACP, PhD

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Pediatric Neurologist

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Sydney Children's Hospital

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Randwick, Australia

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Chapter 5

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Dick Lindhout, MD

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DBG-Department of Medical Genetics

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University Medical Center, Utrecht

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SEIN–Epilepsy Institute in the Netherlands

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Hoofddorp, The Netherlands

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Chapter 51

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A. Marinas, MD

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Epilepsy Unit

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Neurology Service

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Fundación Jiménez Díaz

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Madrid, Spain

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Chapter 23

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Bruno Maton, MD

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The Brain Institute

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Miami Children's Hospital

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Miami, Florida

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Chapter 24

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Ailsa McLellan, MBChB, MRCP, MRCPCH

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Consultant Pediatric Neurologist

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Department of Pediatric Neurosciences

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Royal Hospital for Sick Children

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom

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Chapter 58

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Joshua Mendelson, MD

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Epilepsy Monitoring Program

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Monmouth Medical Center

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Long Branch, New Jersey

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Chapter 17

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Mohamad A. Mikati, MD

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Department of Pediatrics

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Duke University Medical Center

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Durham, North Carolina

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Chapter 49

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Eli M. Mizrahi, MD

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Professor of Neurology and Pediatrics

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Comprehensive Epilepsy Center

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Baylor College of Medicine

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Houston, Texas

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Chapter 9

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Diego A. Morita, MD

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Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Neurology

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Director of New Onset Seizure Program

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Division of Neurology

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Department of Pediatrics

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Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center

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Cincinnati, Ohio

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Chapter 29

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Solomon L. Moshé, MD

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Charles Frost Chair in Neurosurgery and Neurology

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Director of Division of Pediatric Neurology and Clinical Neurophysiology

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Saul R. Korey Department of Neurology

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Director of Division of Neurology

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Department of Pediatrics

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Comprehensive Einstein/Montefiore Epilepsy Center

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Albert Einstein College of Medicine

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Bronx, New York

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Chapter 2

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Mona Nabulsi, MD, MSc

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Department of Pediatrics

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American University of Beirut Medical Center

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Beirut, Lebanon

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Chapter 49

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Brian Neville, MD

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Emeritus Professor of Pediatric Neurology

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UCL Institute of Child Health

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University College London

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London, United Kingdom

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Chapter 56

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Yu-tze Ng, MD

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Division of Pediatric Neurology

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Barrow Neurological Institute

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St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center

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Phoenix, Arizona

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Chapter 35

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Douglas R. Nordli Jr., MD

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Associate Professor of Neurology

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Children's Memorial Hospital

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Chicago, Illinois

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Chapter 53

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Shunsuke Ohtahara, MD, PhD

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Department of Child Neurology

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Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine, Dentistry, and Pharmaceutical Sciences

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Kita-ku, Okayama Prefecture, Japan

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Chapter 12

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Shekhar G. Patil, MD

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The National Centre for Young People with Epilepsy

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Lingfield, United Kingdom

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Senior Lecturer in Pediatric Neurosciences and Honorary Consultant Pediatric Neurologist

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Neurosciences Unit

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UCL Institute of Child Health

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London, United Kingdom

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Epilepsy Unit

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Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Trust

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London, United Kingdom

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Chapter 39

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John M. Pellock, MD

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Professor and Chairman

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Division of Child Neurology

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Medical College of Virginia Hospital

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Virginia Commonwealth University

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Richmond, Virginia

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Chapter 47

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Ronit M. Pressler, MD

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Department of Clinical Neurophysiology

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UCL Institute of Neurology

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London, United Kingdom

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Chapter 9

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Federica Provini, MD

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Department of Neurological Sciences

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University of Bologna

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Bologna, Italy

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Chapter 44

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James J. Riviello Jr., MD

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George Peterkin Endowed Chair in Pediatrics

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Professor of Pediatrics and Neurology

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Baylor College of Medicine

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Director of Pediatric Neurocritical Care Service

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Section of Neurology and Developmental Neuroscience

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Chief of Neurophysiology

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Texas Children's Hospital

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Houston, Texas

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Chapter 38

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Philippe Ryvlin, MD, PhD

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Hôpital Neurlogique

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Lyons, France

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Chapter 6

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G. Lynette Sadleir, MD

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Department of Pediatrics

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Wellington School of Medicine and Health Sciences

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University of Otago

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Wellington, New Zealand

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Chapter 21

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Ingrid E. Scheffer, MD

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Florey Neurosciences Institute

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Departments of Medicine and Pediatrics

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University of Melbourne

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Austin Health and Royal Children's Hospital

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Heidelberg, Victoria, Australia

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Chapter 27

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Rod C. Scott, MD

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Senior Lecturer in Pediatric Neurosciences and Honorary Consultant Pediatric Neurologist

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Neurosciences Unit

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UCL Institute of Child Health

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London, United Kingdom

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Epilepsy Unit

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Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Trust

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London, United Kingdom

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The National Centre for Young People with Epilepsy

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Lingfield, United Kingdom

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Radiology and Physics Unit

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UCL Institute of Child Health

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London, United Kingdom

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Chapter 39

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J. M. Serratosa, MD

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Epilepsy Unit

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Neurology Service

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Fundación Jiménez Díaz

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Madrid, Spain

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Chapter 23

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Raj D. Sheth, MD

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Nemours Children's Clinic

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Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

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Jacksonville, Florida

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Chapter 20

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Mary Lou Smith, MD

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Department of Psychology

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University of Toronto Mississauga

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Mississauga, Ontario, Canada

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Chapter 40

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O. Carter Snead III, MD

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Faculty of Medicine

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Department of Pediatrics (Neurology) and

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Research Program in Neurosciences and Mental Health

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The Hospital for Sick Children

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University of Toronto

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Toronto, Ontario

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Chapter 28

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John B. P. Stephenson, MA, BM, FRCP

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Professor

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Fraser of Allander Neurosciences Unit

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Royal Hospital for Sick Children

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Glasgow, United Kingdom

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Chapter 16

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Robert Surtees, MD

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Neurosciences Unit

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UCL Institute of Child Health

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London, United Kingdom

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Chapter 15

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Paolo Tinuper, MD

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Department of Neurological Sciences

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University of Bologna

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Bologna, Italy

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Chapter 44

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Roberto Tuchman, MD

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Director of Developmental and Behavioral Neurology

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Department of Neurology

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Dan Marino Center

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Miami Children's Hospital

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Weston, Florida

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Chapter 43

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Kette D. Valente, MD, PhD

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Associate Professor

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Department of Clinical Neurophysiology

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Institute of Psychiatry

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Sao Paulo, Brazil

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Chapter 34

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Kim West, PharmD, MBA

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Senior Neurology Scientific Affairs Liaison

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Ortho-McNeil Janssen Scientific Affairs, LLC

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Charlottesville, Virginia

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Chapter 50

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James W. Wheless, MD

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Professor and Chief of Pediatric Neurology

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LeBonheur Chair in Pediatric Neurology

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University of Tennessee Health Science Center

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Director of Neuroscience Institute and LeBonheur Comprehensive Epilepsy Program

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LeBonheur Children's Hospital

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Memphis, Tennessee

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Chapter 48

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Nicole I. Wolf, MD

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Department of Child Neurology

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VU University Medical Center

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands

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Chapter 15

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Elaine Wyllie, MD

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Professor of Pediatrics

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Director of Center for Pediatric Neurology

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Cleveland Clinic

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Cleveland, Ohio

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Chapter 55

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Yasuko Yamatogi, MD

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Department of Welfare System and Health Science

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Faculty of Health and Welfare Science

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Okayama Prefectural University

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Soja-City, Okayama Prefecture, Japan

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Chapter 12

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