Publications

Berg AT and Plioplys S: Epilepsy and autism: is there a special relationship? Epilepsy Behav. 2012 Mar;23 (3) :193-8. Epub 2012 Feb 29. PMID: 22381386


Hesdorffer DC, Caplan R and Berg AT: Familial clustering of epilepsy and behavioral disorders: evidence for a shared genetic basis. Epilepsia. 2012 Feb;53 (2) :301-7. Epub 2011 Dec 22. PMID: 22191626


Baca CB, Vickrey BG, Vassar SD and Berg AT: Seizure recency and quality of life in adolescents with childhood-onset epilepsy. Epilepsy Behav. 2012 Jan;23 (1) :47-51. Epub 2011 Dec 1. PMID: 22134098

Baca CB, Vickrey BG, Caplan R, Vassar SD and Berg AT: Psychiatric and medical comorbidity and quality of life outcomes in childhood-onset epilepsy. Pediatrics. 2011 Dec;128 (6) :e1532-43. Epub 2011 Nov 28. PMID: 22123895


Berg AT, Testa FM and Levy SR: Complete remission in nonsyndromic childhood-onset epilepsy. Ann Neurol. 2011 Oct;70 (4) :566-73. Epub 2011 Jun 27. PMID: 21710620


Berg AT, Hesdorffer DC and Zelko FA: Special education participation in children with epilepsy: what does it reflect? Epilepsy Behav. 2011 Oct;22 (2) :336-41. Epub 2011 Aug 17. PMID: 21849261


Linehan C, Tellez-Zenteno JF, Burneo JG and Berg AT: Future directions for epidemiology in epilepsy. Epilepsy Behav. 2011 Sep;22 (1) :112-7. Epub 2011 Aug 4. PMID: 21820360


Berg AT: Classification and epilepsy: the future awaits. Epilepsy Curr. 2011 Sep;11 (5) :138-40. PMID: 22016666


Berg AT and Scheffer IE: New concepts in classification of the epilepsies: entering the 21st century. Epilepsia. 2011 Jun;52 (6) :1058-62. Epub 2011 Jun 2. PMID: 21635233


Berg AT, Plioplys S and Tuchman R: Risk and correlates of autism spectrum disorder in children with epilepsy: a community-based study. J Child Neurol. 2011 May;26 (5) :540-7. Epub 2011 Mar 18. PMID: 21421903


Berg AT, Pardoe HR, Fulbright RK, Schuele SU and Jackson GD: Hippocampal size anomalies in a community-based cohort with childhood-onset epilepsy. Neurology. 2011 Apr 19;76 (16) :1415-21. PMID: 21502602


Berg AT, Caplan R and Hesdorffer DC: Psychiatric and neurodevelopmental disorders in childhood-onset epilepsy. Epilepsy Behav. 2011 Mar;20 (3) :550-5. Epub 2011 Feb 18. PMID: 21315660

Baca CB, Vickrey BG, Hays RD, Vassar SD and Berg AT: Differences in child versus parent reports of the child's health-related quality of life in children with epilepsy and healthy siblings. Value Health. 2010 Sep-Oct;13 (6) :778-86. PMID: 20561342


Benn EK, Hesdorffer DC, Levy SR, Testa FM, Dimario FJ and Berg AT: Parental report of behavioral and cognitive diagnoses in childhood-onset epilepsy: A case-sibling-controlled analysis. Epilepsy Behav. 2010 Jul;18 (3) :276-9. Epub 2010 May 21. PMID: 20494622


Berg AT and Cross JH: Towards a modern classification of the epilepsies? Lancet Neurol. 2010 May;9 (5) :459-61. Epub 2010 Mar 11. PMID: 20227346


Berg AT, Berkovic SF, Brodie MJ, Buchhalter J, Cross JH, van Emde Boas W, Engel J, French J, Glauser TA, Mathern GW, Moshé SL, Nordli D, Plouin P and Scheffer IE: Revised terminology and concepts for organization of seizures and epilepsies: report of the ILAE Commission on Classification and Terminology, 2005-2009. Epilepsia. 2010 Apr;51 (4) :676-85. Epub 2010 Feb 26. PMID: 20196795

Berg AT: Identification of pharmacoresistant epilepsy. Neurol Clin. 2009 Nov;27 (4) :1003-13. PMID: 19853220


Berg AT, Mathern GW, Bronen RA, Fulbright RK, DiMario F, Testa FM and Levy SR: Frequency, prognosis and surgical treatment of structural abnormalities seen with magnetic resonance imaging in childhood epilepsy. Brain. 2009 Oct;132 (Pt 10) :2785-97. Epub 2009 Jul 28. PMID: 19638447


Berg AT, Levy SR, Testa FM and D'Souza R: Remission of epilepsy after two drug failures in children: a prospective study. Ann Neurol. 2009 May;65 (5) :510-9. PMID: 19475671

Scheffer IE and Berg AT: Classification and clinical features of absence epilepsies: how evidence leads to changing concepts. Epilepsia. 2008 Dec;49 (12) :2140-1. PMID: 19049570


Berg AT, Langfitt JT, Testa FM, Levy SR, DiMario F, Westerveld M and Kulas J: Residual cognitive effects of uncomplicated idiopathic and cryptogenic epilepsy. Epilepsy Behav. 2008 Nov;13 (4) :614-9. Epub 2008 Aug 19. PMID: 18675938


Pardoe H, Pell GS, Abbott DF, Berg AT and Jackson GD: Multi-site voxel-based morphometry: methods and a feasibility demonstration with childhood absence epilepsy. Neuroimage. 2008 Aug 15;42 (2) :611-6. Epub 2008 May 15. PMID: 18585930


Berg AT: The natural history of mesial temporal lobe epilepsy. Curr Opin Neurol. 2008 Apr;21 (2) :173-8. PMID: 18317276


Berg AT, Langfitt JT, Testa FM, Levy SR, DiMario F, Westerveld M and Kulas J: Global cognitive function in children with epilepsy: a community-based study. Epilepsia. 2008 Apr;49 (4) :608-14. Epub 2007 Dec 6. PMID: 18070088


Berg AT: Our work is still cut out for us... Epileptic Disord. 2008 Mar;10 (1) :68-9. PMID: 18494086


Berg AT: Risk of recurrence after a first unprovoked seizure. Epilepsia. 2008;49 Suppl 1 :13-8. PMID: 18184149

Berg AT, Vickrey BG, Testa FM, Levy SR, Shinnar S and DiMario F: Behavior and social competency in idiopathic and cryptogenic childhood epilepsy. Dev Med Child Neurol. 2007 Jul;49 (7) :487-92. PMID: 17593118

Berg AT and Blackstone NW: Concepts in classification and their relevance to epilepsy. Epilepsy Res. 2006 Aug;70 Suppl 1 :S11-9. Epub 2006 Jul 11. PMID: 16815682


Berg AT, Vickrey BG, Testa FM, Levy SR, Shinnar S, DiMario F and Smith S: How long does it take for epilepsy to become intractable? A prospective investigation. Ann Neurol. 2006 Jul;60 (1) :73-9. PMID: 16685695


Berg AT and Kelly MM: Defining intractability: comparisons among published definitions. Epilepsia. 2006 Feb;47 (2) :431-6. PMID: 16499772


Berg AT: Defining intractable epilepsy. Adv Neurol. 2006;97 :5-10. PMID: 16383109

Berg AT, Smith SN, Frobish D, Levy SR, Testa FM, Beckerman B and Shinnar S: Special education needs of children with newly diagnosed epilepsy. Dev Med Child Neurol. 2005 Nov;47 (11) :749-53. PMID: 16225738

Berg AT, Shinnar S, Testa FM, Levy SR, Smith SN and Beckerman B: Mortality in childhood-onset epilepsy. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2004 Dec;158 (12) :1147-52. PMID: 15583099


Berg AT, Shinnar S, Testa FM, Levy SR, Frobish D, Smith SN and Beckerman B: Status epilepticus after the initial diagnosis of epilepsy in children. Neurology. 2004 Sep 28;63 (6) :1027-34. PMID: 15452294


Berg AT, Smith SN, Frobish D, Beckerman B, Levy SR, Testa FM and Shinnar S: Longitudinal assessment of adaptive behavior in infants and young children with newly diagnosed epilepsy: influences of etiology, syndrome, and seizure control. Pediatrics. 2004 Sep;114 (3) :645-50. PMID: 15342834


Berg AT, Lin J, Ebrahimi N, Testa FM, Levy SR and Shinnar S: Modeling remission and relapse in pediatric epilepsy: application of a Markov process. Epilepsy Res. 2004 Jun;60 (1) :31-40. PMID: 15279868


Berg AT: Understanding the delay before epilepsy surgery: who develops intractable focal epilepsy and when? CNS Spectr. 2004 Feb;9 (2) :136-44. PMID: 14999169

Berg AT, Shinnar S, Levy SR, Testa FM, Smith-Rapaport S, Beckerman B and Ebrahimi N: Two-year remission and subsequent relapse in children with newly diagnosed epilepsy. Epilepsia. 2001 Dec;42 (12) :1553-62. PMID: 11879366


Berg AT, Shinnar S, Levy SR, Testa FM, Smith-Rapaport S and Beckerman B: Early development of intractable epilepsy in children: a prospective study. Neurology. 2001 Jun 12;56 (11) :1445-52. PMID: 11402099


Berg AT, Shinnar S, Levy SR, Testa FM, Smith-Rapaport S, Beckerman B and Ebrahimi N: Defining early seizure outcomes in pediatric epilepsy: the good, the bad and the in-between. Epilepsy Res. 2001 Jan;43 (1) :75-84. PMID: 11137389

Berg AT, Shinnar S, Levy SR, Testa FM, Smith-Rapaport S and Beckerman B: How well can epilepsy syndromes be identified at diagnosis? A reassessment 2 years after initial diagnosis. Epilepsia. 2000 Oct;41 (10) :1269-75. PMID: 11051121


Berg AT, Testa FM, Levy SR and Shinnar S: Neuroimaging in children with newly diagnosed epilepsy: A community-based study. Pediatrics. 2000 Sep;106 (3) :527-32. PMID: 10969098

Berg AT, Levy SR, Testa FM and Shinnar S: Treatment of newly diagnosed pediatric epilepsy: a community-based study. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 1999 Dec;153 (12) :1267-71. PMID: 10591304


Berg AT, Shinnar S, Levy SR and Testa FM: Childhood-onset epilepsy with and without preceding febrile seizures. Neurology. 1999 Nov 10;53 (8) :1742-8. PMID: 10563622


Berg AT, Shinnar S, Levy SR and Testa FM: Status epilepticus in children with newly diagnosed epilepsy. Ann Neurol. 1999 May;45 (5) :618-23. PMID: 10319884


Berg AT and Engel J Jr: Restricted driving for people with epilepsy. Neurology. 1999 Apr 22;52 (7) :1306-7. PMID: 10227609


Berg AT, Shinnar S, Levy SR and Testa FM: Newly diagnosed epilepsy in children: presentation at diagnosis. Epilepsia. 1999 Apr;40 (4) :445-52. PMID: 10219270


Berg AT, Levy SR, Testa FM and Shinnar S: Classification of childhood epilepsy syndromes in newly diagnosed epilepsy: interrater agreement and reasons for disagreement. Epilepsia. 1999 Apr;40 (4) :439-44. PMID: 10219269