Katherine C Nickels, MD

  • 1513 Citations
  • 23 Scopus h-Index
19992019
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Research Output 1999 2019

2019

Correspondence Reply to Madaan et al.

Jagadish, S., Payne, E. T., Wong-Kisiel, L., Nickels, K. C., Eckert, S. & Wirrell, E. C., Jun 1 2019, In : Pediatric Neurology. 95, p. 92-93 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

1 Citation (Scopus)

Current state of educational compensation in academic neurology: Results of a US national survey

Weber, D., Sarva, H., Weaver, J., Wang, F., Chou, J., Cornes, S., Nickels, K. C., Safdieh, J. E., Poncelet, A. & Stern, B. J., Jul 2 2019, In : Neurology. 93, 1, p. 30-34 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Neurology
Compensation and Redress
Graduate Education
Efficiency
Financial Support

Medications for Early Life Epilepsy: Evidence Versus Experience?

Nickels, K., Jan 1 2019, In : Epilepsy Currents. 19, 1, p. 33-35 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Open Access
etiracetam
Phenobarbital
Epilepsy
Seizures
Selection Bias
2 Citations (Scopus)

The Ketogenic and Modified Atkins Diet Therapy for Children With Refractory Epilepsy of Genetic Etiology

Jagadish, S., Payne, E. T., Wong-Kisiel, L., Nickels, K. C., Eckert, S. & Wirrell, E. C., Jan 1 2019, In : Pediatric Neurology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carbohydrate-Restricted Diet
Diet Therapy
Epilepsy
Diet
Ketogenic Diet
2018

Gender Discrepancies in Academic Research: "If he can do it, why can't she?"

Nickels, K. C., May 1 2018, In : Epilepsy Currents. 18, 3, p. 151-152 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Research
3 Citations (Scopus)

How do we diagnose and treat epilepsy with myoclonic-atonic seizures (Doose syndrome)? Results of the Pediatric Epilepsy Research Consortium survey

for the Pediatric Epilepsy Research Consortium, Aug 1 2018, In : Epilepsy Research. 144, p. 14-19 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Myoclonic Epilepsy
Epilepsy
Seizures
Pediatrics
Research
2 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of Prior Authorization of Antiepileptic Drugs in Children With Epilepsy

Wirrell, E. C., Vanderwiel, A. J., Nickels, L., Vanderwiel, S. L. & Nickels, K. C., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Pediatric Neurology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Anticonvulsants
Epilepsy
Insurance
Seizures
Post-Traumatic Epilepsy
2 Citations (Scopus)

Jeavons Syndrome: Clinical Features and Response to Treatment

Smith, K. M., Youssef, P. E., Wirrell, E. C., Nickels, K. C., Payne, E. T., Britton, J. W., Shin, C., Cascino, G. D., Patterson, M. C. & Wong-Kisiel, L., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Pediatric Neurology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Seizures
Absence Epilepsy
Eyelids
Therapeutics
etiracetam
3 Citations (Scopus)

Ketogenic Diet Therapy in Infants: Efficacy and Tolerability

Wirrell, E. C., Eckert, S., Wong-Kisiel, L., Payne, E. & Nickels, K. C., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Pediatric Neurology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ketogenic Diet
Diet Therapy
Seizures
Diet
Epilepsy

Less effective and more expensive: Is it time to move on from rectal diazepam?

Nickels, K. C., Jan 1 2018, In : Epilepsy Currents. 18, 1, p. 27-28 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Diazepam

NORSE versus FIRES: What’s in a name?

Nickels, K. C., Sep 1 2018, In : Epilepsy Currents. 18, 5, p. 301-303 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Names

SUDEP: When the nightmare becomes the reality

Nickels, K. C., Jul 1 2018, In : Epilepsy Currents. 18, 4, p. 227-230 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2017
2 Citations (Scopus)
Cannabidiol
Tuberous Sclerosis
Seizures
Epilepsy
Therapeutics
1 Citation (Scopus)

Cognitive and Social Outcomes of Epileptic Encephalopathies

Nickels, K. C. & Wirrell, E. C., Nov 1 2017, In : Seminars in Pediatric Neurology. 24, 4, p. 264-275 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Brain Diseases
Seizures
Comorbidity
Post-Traumatic Epilepsy
Mandatory Testing
1 Citation (Scopus)

Electroclinical syndromes: Infantile onset

Wirrell, E. C. & Nickels, K. C., May 11 2017, Swaiman's Pediatric Neurology: Principles and Practice: Sixth Edition. Elsevier Inc., p. 557-568 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

How closely should we monitor for nocturnal seizures?

Nickels, K. C., Jul 1 2017, In : Epilepsy Currents. 17, 4, p. 217-218 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Seizures
1 Citation (Scopus)

How have we come this far? Epilepsy classification through the ages

Nickels, K. C., Jul 1 2017, In : Epilepsy Currents. 17, 4, p. 229-231 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Epilepsy
26 Citations (Scopus)

Not all SCN1A epileptic encephalopathies are Dravet syndrome

Sadleir, L. G., Mountier, E. I., Gill, D., Davis, S., Joshi, C., Devile, C., Kurian, M. A., Mandelstam, S., Wirrell, E. C., Nickels, K. C., Murali, H. R., Carvill, G., Myers, C. T., Mefford, H. C. & Scheffer, I. E., Sep 5 2017, In : Neurology. 89, 10, p. 1035-1042 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Myoclonic Epilepsy
Brain Diseases
Movement Disorders
Missense Mutation
Hyperkinesis
28 Citations (Scopus)

Predictive models in the diagnosis and treatment of autoimmune epilepsy

Dubey, D., Singh, J., Britton, J. W., Pittock, S. J., Flanagan, E., Lennon, V. A., Tillema, J-M., Wirrell, E. C., Shin, C., So, E., Cascino, G. D., Wingerchuk, D. M., Hoerth, M. T., Shih, J. J., Nickels, K. C. & McKeon, A., 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Epilepsia.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Epilepsy
Immunotherapy
Antibodies
Seizures
Therapeutics
8 Citations (Scopus)

Stiripentol in the Management of Epilepsy

Nickels, K. C. & Wirrell, E. C., May 1 2017, In : CNS Drugs. 31, 5, p. 405-416 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Epilepsy
Cytochrome P-450 Enzyme System
Seizures
Myoclonic Epilepsy
GABA Receptors
13 Citations (Scopus)

The impact of hypsarrhythmia on infantile spasms treatment response: Observational cohort study from the National Infantile Spasms Consortium

Demarest, S. T., Shellhaas, R. A., Gaillard, W. D., Keator, C., Nickels, K. C., Hussain, S. A., Loddenkemper, T., Patel, A. D., Saneto, R. P., Wirrell, E. C., Sánchez Fernández, I., Chu, C. J., Grinspan, Z., Wusthoff, C. J., Joshi, S., Mohamed, I. S., Stafstrom, C. E., Stack, C. V., Yozawitz, E., Bluvstein, J. S. & 2 others, Singh, R. K. & Knupp, K. G., 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Epilepsia.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Infantile Spasms
Observational Studies
Cohort Studies
Odds Ratio
Confidence Intervals
2016
25 Citations (Scopus)

Chronic subthreshold cortical stimulation to treat focal epilepsy

Lundstrom, B. N., Van Gompel, J., Britton, J., Nickels, K. C., Wetjen, N., Worrell, G. A. & Stead, S. M., Nov 1 2016, In : JAMA Neurology. 73, 11, p. 1370-1372 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Partial Epilepsy
37 Citations (Scopus)

Cognitive and neurodevelopmental comorbidities in paediatric epilepsy

Nickels, K. C., Zaccariello, M. J., Hamiwka, L. D. & Wirrell, E. C., Aug 1 2016, In : Nature Reviews Neurology. 12, 8, p. 465-476 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Comorbidity
Epilepsy
Pediatrics
Seizures
Ketogenic Diet
3 Citations (Scopus)

Prevalence and Risk Factors of Peri-ictal Autonomic Changes in Children With Temporal Lobe Seizures

Whealy, M., Wirrell, E. C., Wong-Kisiel, L., Nickels, K. C. & Payne, E. T., Jul 18 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Pediatric Neurology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Temporal Lobe
Seizures
Stroke
Epilepsy
Pediatrics
21 Citations (Scopus)

Response to second treatment after initial failed treatment in a multicenter prospective infantile spasms cohort

Knupp, K. G., Leister, E., Coryell, J., Nickels, K. C., Ryan, N., Juarez-Colunga, E., Gaillard, W. D., Mytinger, J. R., Berg, A. T., Millichap, J., Nordli, D. R., Joshi, S., Shellhaas, R. A., Loddenkemper, T., Dlugos, D., Wirrell, E. C., Sullivan, J., Hartman, A. L., Kossoff, E. H., Grinspan, Z. M. & 1 others, Hamikawa, L., 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Epilepsia.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Infantile Spasms
Vigabatrin
Therapeutics
Adrenocorticotropic Hormone
Adrenal Cortex Hormones
62 Citations (Scopus)

Response to treatment in a prospective national infantile spasms cohort

Knupp, K. G., Coryell, J., Nickels, K. C., Ryan, N., Leister, E., Loddenkemper, T., Grinspan, Z., Hartman, A. L., Kossoff, E. H., Gaillard, W. D., Mytinger, J. R., Joshi, S., Shellhaas, R. A., Sullivan, J., Dlugos, D., Hamikawa, L., Berg, A. T., Millichap, J., Nordli, D. R. & Wirrell, E. C., Mar 1 2016, In : Annals of Neurology. 79, 3, p. 475-484 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Infantile Spasms
Therapeutics
Adrenocorticotropic Hormone
Vigabatrin
Adrenal Cortex Hormones

Routine versus extended outpatient eeg: Too short, too long, or just right?

Nickels, K. C., 2016, In : Epilepsy Currents. 16, 6, p. 382-383 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Outpatients
12 Citations (Scopus)

Routine vs extended outpatient EEG for the detection of interictal epileptiform discharges

Burkholder, D. B., Britton, J. W., Rajasekaran, V., Fabris, R. R., Cherian, P. J., Kelly-Williams, K. M., So, E. L., Nickels, K. C., Wong-Kisiel, L., Lagerlund, T. D., Cascino, G. D., Worrell, G. A. & Wirrell, E. C., Apr 19 2016, In : Neurology. 86, 16, p. 1524-1530 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electroencephalography
Outpatients
Sleep Deprivation
Cross-Sectional Studies
Confidence Intervals
1 Citation (Scopus)

Usefulness of repeat review of head magnetic resonance images during presurgical epilepsy conferences

Kenney, D. L., Kelly-Williams, K. M., Krecke, K. N., Witte, R. J., Watson, R. E., Kotsenas, A. L., Wirrell, E. C., Nickels, K. C., Wong-Kisiel, L. & So, E., Oct 1 2016, In : Epilepsy Research. 126, p. 106-108 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Epilepsy
Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy
Head
Autoimmunity
Pathology
2015
6 Citations (Scopus)

Acetazolamide for electrical status epilepticus in slow-wave sleep

Fine, A. L., Wirrell, E. C., Wong-Kisiel, L. & Nickels, K. C., Sep 1 2015, In : Epilepsia. 56, 9, p. e134-e138

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Acetazolamide
Status Epilepticus
Sleep
Landau-Kleffner Syndrome
Eye Movements
3 Citations (Scopus)

Predictors of length of stay in children admitted for presurgical evaluation for epilepsy surgery

Sun, P. Y., Wyatt, K., Nickels, K. C., Wong-Kisiel, L., Mandrekar, J. & Wirrell, E. C., Sep 1 2015, In : Pediatric Neurology. 53, 3, p. 207-210 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Epilepsy
Length of Stay
Single-Photon Emission-Computed Tomography
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Anticonvulsants
10 Citations (Scopus)

Repeat resective surgery in complex pediatric refractory epilepsy: Lessons learned

Bower, R. S., Wirrell, E. C., Eckel, L. J., Wong-Kisiel, L., Nickels, K. C. & Wetjen, N. M., Jul 1 2015, In : Journal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics. 16, 1, p. 94-100 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Reoperation
Epilepsy
Pediatrics
Malformations of Cortical Development
Electroencephalography
11 Citations (Scopus)
Absence Epilepsy
Generalized Epilepsy
Seizures
Juvenile Myoclonic Epilepsy
Social Stigma
8 Citations (Scopus)

Seizure Freedom in Children with Pathology-Confirmed Focal Cortical Dysplasia

Mrelashvili, A., Witte, R. J., Wirrell, E. C., Nickels, K. C. & Wong-Kisiel, L., 2015, In : Pediatric Neurology. 53, 6, p. 513-518 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Malformations of Cortical Development
Seizures
Pathology
Age of Onset
Recurrence
2 Citations (Scopus)

Yield and Predictors of Epilepsy Surgery Candidacy in Children Admitted for Surgical Evaluation

Haque, O. J., Mandrekar, J., Wyatt, K., Nickels, K. C., Wong-Kisiel, L., Wetjen, N. & Wirrell, E. C., Jul 1 2015, In : Pediatric Neurology. 53, 1, p. 58-64 7 p., 8635.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Epilepsy
Inpatients
Seizures
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Demography
2014

Benign and Malignant Childhood Epilepsies

Nickels, K. C. & Wirrell, E. C., Mar 17 2014, Epilepsy. Wiley Blackwell, p. 147-158 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Epilepsy
Brain Diseases
Electroencephalography
Epidemiology
Chronic Disease
25 Citations (Scopus)
Partial Epilepsy
Seizures
Therapeutics
Epilepsy
Retrospective Studies
1 Citation (Scopus)

Early efficacy of the ketogenic diet is not affected by initial body mass index percentile

Shull, S., Diaz-Medina, G., Wong-Kisiel, L., Nickels, K. C., Eckert, S. & Wirrell, E. C., 2014, In : Pediatric Neurology. 50, 5, p. 469-473 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ketogenic Diet
Body Mass Index
Weights and Measures
Seizures
Retrospective Studies

Focal seizures in children

Nickels, K. C., Nov 1 2014, Epilepsy Case Studies: Pearls for Patient Care. Springer International Publishing, Vol. 9783319013664. p. 33-36 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Seizures
Parents
Febrile Seizures
Neurologic Examination
Encephalitis
6 Citations (Scopus)
Inpatients
Electroencephalography
Seizures
Intellectual Disability
Neurology
10 Citations (Scopus)
Partial Epilepsy
Anticonvulsants
Seizures
Pediatrics
Epilepsy
4 Citations (Scopus)

Temporoparietal resection in a patient with landau-kleffner syndrome

Fine, A. & Nickels, K. C., 2014, In : Seminars in Pediatric Neurology. 21, 2, p. 96-100 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Landau-Kleffner Syndrome
Neurosurgical Procedures
Parietal Lobe
Preschool Children
Temporal Lobe
96 Citations (Scopus)

Utility of an immunothera

Toledano, M., Britton, J. W., McKeon, A. B., Shin, C., Lennon, V. A., Quek, A. M. L., So, E., Worrell, G. A., Cascino, G. D., Klein, C. J., Lagerlund, T. D., Wirrell, E. C., Nickels, K. C. & Pittock, S. J., May 6 2014, In : Neurology. 82, 18, p. 1578-1586 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Seizures
Epilepsy
Methylprednisolone
Immunotherapy
Antibodies
2013
25 Citations (Scopus)

CDKL5 and ARX mutations in males with early-onset epilepsy

Mirzaa, G. M., Paciorkowski, A. R., Marsh, E. D., Berry-Kravis, E. M., Medne, L., Alkhateeb, A., Grix, A., Wirrell, E. C., Powell, B. R., Nickels, K. C., Burton, B., Paras, A., Kim, K., Chung, W., Dobyns, W. B. & Das, S., 2013, In : Pediatric Neurology. 48, 5, p. 367-377 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Epilepsy
Mutation
Language Development Disorders
Phenotype
Molecular Pathology
15 Citations (Scopus)

Early onset epilepsy is associated with increased mortality: A population-based study

Moseley, B. D., Wirrell, E. C., Wong-Kisiel, L. & Nickels, K. C., Aug 2013, In : Epilepsy Research. 105, 3, p. 410-414 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Epilepsy
Mortality
Population
Age of Onset
Population Groups
148 Citations (Scopus)

Evidence-based guideline update: Vagus nerve stimulation for the treatment of epilepsy: Report of the guideline development subcommittee of the american academy of neurology

Morris, G. L., Gloss, D., Buchhalter, J., Mack, K. J., Nickels, K. C. & Harden, C., Oct 15 2013, In : Neurology. 81, 16, p. 1453-1459 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vagus Nerve Stimulation
Neurology
Epilepsy
Guidelines
Seizures
37 Citations (Scopus)

Evidence-based guideline update: Vagus nerve stimulation for the treatment of epilepsy

Morris, G. L., Gloss, D., Buchhalter, J., Mack, K. J., Nickels, K. C. & Harden, C., Nov 2013, In : Epilepsy Currents. 13, 6, p. 297-303 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vagus Nerve Stimulation
Epilepsy
Guidelines
Seizures
Therapeutics
57 Citations (Scopus)

Mortality risks in new-onset childhood epilepsy

Berg, A. T., Nickels, K. C., Wirrell, E. C., Geerts, A. T., Callenbach, P. M. C., Arts, W. F., Rios, C., Camfield, P. R. & Camfield, C. S., Jul 1 2013, In : Pediatrics. 132, 1, p. 124-131 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Epilepsy
Mortality
Seizures
Cause of Death
Onset

Posttransplant lymphoproliferative disorder in an 11-year-old immunosuppressed boy

Nelson, A., Dhamija, R. & Nickels, K. C., May 2013, In : Pediatric Neurology. 48, 5, p. 397-399 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lymphoproliferative Disorders
Facial Paralysis
Facial Nerve
Neuroimaging
Methotrexate
13 Citations (Scopus)
Seizures
Odds Ratio
Epilepsy
Neuroimaging
Neurologic Examination