Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2018 Cannabidiol improves frequency and severity of seizures and reduces adverse events in an open-label add-on prospective studyEpilepsy and Behavior.  87:131-136. 2018
2018 Surgical treatment of epilepsy in Vietnam: Program development and international collaborationNeurosurgical Focus.  45. 2018
2018 Cannabidiol improves frequency and severity of seizures and reduces adverse events in an open-label add-on prospective study Pongkiat Kankirawatana, Dr Rani Singh, Professor David G Standaert, Dr Yuliang Liu, Dr Leon Dure, Dr Jennifer DeWollfe, Professor Gary Cutter, Dr Tyler Gaston, Dr Ashley Thomas, Professor E. Martina Bebin, Dr. Lawrence Ver HoefEpilepsy and Behavior.  (in press). 2018
2015 Effect of EEG electrode number on epileptic source localization in pediatric patientsElectromyography and Clinical Neurophysiology.  126:472-480. 2015
2014 Electroencephalography electrode configuration and source imagingJournal of Medical Devices.  8. 2014
2014 Lymphatic malformation of the tongue with coexisting intractable epilepsy treated with corpus callosotomy: A case reportClinical Neurology and Neurosurgery.  117:68-70. 2014
2013 Magnetic source imaging (MSI) in children with neocortical epilepsy: Surgical outcome association with 3D post-resection analysisEpilepsy Research.  106:164-172. 2013
2013 Major white matter fiber changes in medically intractable neocortical epilepsy in children: A diffusion tensor imaging studyEpilepsy Research.  103:211-220. 2013
2012 Chronic granulomatous herpes encephalitis in a child with clinically intractable epilepsy.Case Reports in Pediatrics.  2012:849812. 2012
2009 Effect of epilepsy magnetic source imaging on intracranial electrode placementAnnals of Neurology.  65:716-723. 2009
2008 Advances in intracranial monitoringNeurosurgical Focus.  25. 2008
2008 Functional imaging: I. Relative predictive value of intracranial electroencephalographyAnnals of Neurology.  64:25-34. 2008
2008 Functional imaging: II. Prediction of epilepsy surgery outcomeAnnals of Neurology.  64:35-41. 2008
2006 Vagus nerve stimulation in children less than 5 years oldChild's Nervous System.  22:1167-1169. 2006
2006 Early progressive encephalopathy in boys and MECP2 mutationsNeurology.  67:164-166. 2006
2006 Magnetic source imaging versus intracranial electroencephalogram in epilepsy surgery: A prospective studyAnnals of Neurology.  59:835-842. 2006
2004 Chorea as manifestation of epilepsia partialis continua in a childPediatric Neurology.  31:126-129. 2004
2004 High plasma branched-chain amino acids: Aromatic amino acids ratio in children on the ketogenic diet: A mechanism in controlling epilepsyJournal- Medical Association of Thailand.  87:432-437. 2004
2002 Childhood onset myasthenia gravisJournal- Medical Association of Thailand.  85. 2002
2002 Vigabatrin therapy in infantile spasmsJournal- Medical Association of Thailand.  85. 2002
2001 Ketogenic diet : An alternative treatment for refractory epilepsy in childrenJournal- Medical Association of Thailand.  84:1027-1032. 2001
2001 Viral etiologies of encephalitis in Thai childrenPediatric Infectious Disease Journal.  20:216-218. 2001
2000 Dengue infection presenting with central nervous system manifestationJournal of Child Neurology.  15:544-547. 2000
2000 Lateralizing value of asymmetric tonic limb posturing observed in secondarily generalized tonic-clonic seizuresEpilepsia.  41:457-462. 2000
1999 Epilepsy awareness among school teachers in ThailandEpilepsia.  40:497-501. 1999
1999 Salivary antiepileptic drug levels in Thai childrenJournal- Medical Association of Thailand.  82:79-88. 1999
1999 Salivary antiepileptic drug levels in Thai children.Journal- Medical Association of Thailand.  82:80-88. 1999
1998 Effect of chronic antiepileptic drug therapy on California achievement test scoresJournal of epilepsy.  11:208-214. 1998
1997 Lateralizing value and semiology of ictal limb posturing and version in temporal lobe and extratemporal epilepsyEpilepsia.  38:168-174. 1997
1993 Möbius syndrome in infant exposed to cocaine in uteroPediatric Neurology.  9:71-72. 1993

Education And Training

  • Doctorate in Medicine, 1984
  • Jersey City Medical Center, Internship 1987
  • Jersey City Medical Center, Residency 1989
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Postdoctoral Fellowship 1993
  • University of North Carolina Hospital, Postdoctoral Fellowship 1992
  • Full Name

  • Pongkiat Kankirawatana