Nervus Vagus Stimulatie (VNS)

Publication Update 7 – VNS

  1. Vagus nerve stimulation for drug-resistant epilepsy: A European long-term study up to 24 months in 347 children.
  2. Treatment of epilepsy by stimulation of the vagus nerve from Head-and-Neck surgical point of view.
  3. Vagus nerve stimulation magnet activation for seizures: a critical review.

Publication Update 6 – VNS

  1. The long-term effect of vagus nerve stimulation on quality of life in patients with pharmacoresistant focal epilepsy: The PuLsE (Open Prospective Randomized Long-term Effectiveness) trial.
  2. Palliative epilepsy surgery in Aicardi syndrome: a case series and review of literature.
  3. Neuroimaging and electroencephalographic changes after vagus nerve stimulation in a boy with medically intractable myoclonic astatic epilepsy.

Publication Update 5 – VNS

  1. Lead revision surgery for vagus nerve stimulation in epilepsy: Outcomes and efficacy
  2. Outcomes of vagal nerve stimulation in a pediatric population: a single center experience.
  3. Trigeminal nerve stimulation: A new way of treatment of refractory seizures

Additional publications February – March 2014

Publication Update 4 – VNS

  1. An alternative therapy for drug-resistant epilepsy: transcutaneous auricular vagus nerve stimulation.
  2. The role of voice therapy in the treatment of dyspnea and dysphonia in a patient with a vagal nerve stimulation device.

Additional publications January 2014

Publication Update 3 – VNS

  1. A systematic review of the effects of neuromodulation on eating and body weight: evidence from human and animal studies
  2. Combination of Corpus Callosotomy and vagus nerve stimulation in the treatment of refractory epilepsy
  3. Vagus nerve stimulation in pediatric patients: Is it really worthwhile?

Additional publications November, December 2013

Publication Update 2 – VNS

  1. Efficacy of vagus nerve stimulation as a treatment for medically intractable epilepsy in brain tumor patients. A case-controlled study using the VNS therapy Patient Outcome Registry.
  2. Neuromodulation of chronic headaches: position statement from the European Headache Federation.
  3. Neuroprotective effects of vagus nerve stimulation on hippocampal neurons in intractable epilepsy.

Additonal publications October 2013

 Publication Update 1 – VNS

  1. Evidence-based guideline update: Vagus nerve stimulation for the treamtent of epilepsy: Report of the Guideline Development Subcomittee of the American Academy of Neurology.
  2. Vagal Nerve stimulation in children under 12 years old with medically intractable epilepsy.
  3. Long-term outcome after callosotomy or vagus nerve stimulation in consecutive prospective cohorts of children with Lennox-Gastaut or Lennox-like syndrome and non-specific MRI findings.

Additional Publications September 2013

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