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Penfield and others found that it was possible to locate which parts of the brain did what and where the damage 23 Epilepsy: A Guide to Balancing Your Life FIGURE 2-3 This patient had electrical stimulation at the points shown by Dr. Wilder Penfield (see reference 1) during surgery under local anesthesia many years ago. She reported seeing colored stars when stimulated at 13V and 17V. When stimulated at 2AH, 3AH, and 6AH she reported hearing memories of her family. These studies show how highly organized the brain is.
A magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scan uses a property of tissues that is entirely different from X-rays. All chemical bonds (the forces that hold atoms together to form molecules, which form tissues) “vibrate” or res17 Epilepsy: A Guide to Balancing Your Life onate at specific frequencies based on their elements. Thus, water with hydrogen bonds will have a different resonance pattern than fat or bone. In an MRI machine, a very strong magnetic field (strong enough to wipe out the information on a credit card or pull a screw out of an object in the room) is set up to hold the molecules in line while radio waves of certain frequencies are passed through the body.
Carbamazepine was approved for marketing in the United States in 1974. Valproate was approved in 1978. In the interim, there were no new major drugs approved for the treatment of epilepsy until 1993—a significant lapse of 15 years. Starting in the late 1970s, there was renewed interest in developing new drugs for epilepsy treatment in the United States. The Epilepsy 47 Epilepsy: A Guide to Balancing Your Life Branch of the National Institutes of Health began a comprehensive system for screening promising compounds in animal models of epilepsy.
Epilepsy: A Guide to Balancing Your Life by Ilo E. Leppik MD