Stephen C. Karceski, M.D.


Karceski SC. “VNS and Lennox Gastaut Syndrome: A review of the medical literature and data from the VNS patient registry.” CNS Spectrums 2001: 6(9); 766-770.


Karceski SC, M Morrell, and D Carpenter. “The Expert Guideline Series: Treatment of Epilepsy.” Epilepsy & Behavior 2001: 2(6): A1-A50.


Karceski SC. “Epilepsy: Matching Patients and Treatment.” Practical Neurology 2002: 1(6); 18-23.


Karceski SC and M Morrell. “Women with Epilepsy: Current Treatment Strategies” Journal of Gender Specific Medicine 2002:5(5);22-26.


Karceski SC. “Devices in the Treatment of Epilepsy.” Seminars in Neurology 2002 Sept;22(3):259-268.


Karceski SC. “Treatment of a single seizure.” Practical Neurology 2003;2(8):40-44.


Karceski SC. “Treating Epilepsy in Elderly Patients.” Practical Neurology 2003;2(11):40-45.


Karceski SC. “Expanding Therapeutic options: devices and the treatment of epilepsy.” Current Neurology and Neuroscience Report 2004 Jul;4(4):321-328..


Karceski SC. “An Algorithmic Approach to the Treatment of Epilepsy.” Practical Neurology,


Karceski SC. “When the First Drug Fails.” Profiles in Seizure Management, 2004 Aug;3(4):5-10.


Karceski SC. “Choosing the Right Device for Epilepsy: Prospects for the Future.” Practical Neurology 2004 Oct;3(10):60-68.


Karceski SC. “When to Refer Someone to an Epilepsy Center.” Practical Neurology 2005 Jan;4(1):25-26.


Karceski SC. “Selecting an AED.” Practical Neurology 2005 Feb;


Karceski SC, “Advances in Managing Epilepsy.” Patient Care 2005 Feb;39(2):29-36, 67.


Karceski SC. “Exploring the Link Between Sleep and Epilepsy.” Practical Neurology 2005 Mar;4(3):65-66.


Karceski SC. “AEDs and Bone Health.” Practical Neurology 2005 Apr;4(4):17-18.


Karceski SC. “AED use in aging populations: strategies for success.” Practical Neurology 2005 May;4(5):29-30.


Karceski SC. “Understanding the connection between seizures and women’s health.” Practical Neurology 2005 Jun;4(6):77-78.


Karceski SC. “What we do and don’t know about SUDEP.” Practical Neurology 2005 Jul;4(7):65-66.


Karceski SC. “Don’t get fooled by misleading serum levels of antiepileptic medications.”  Practical Neurology 2005 4(8):60-61.


Karceski SC. “Searching for answers about allergic reactions and [AEDs].” Practical Neurology 2005 Sept;4(9):75-76.


Karceski SC. “Treatment of Epilepsy in Adults: Expert Opinion 2005.” Epilepsy & Behavior 2005 Sept;7(Suppl 1):S1-S64.


Karceski SC. “Exploring the connection between mood disorders and epilepsy.” Practical Neurology 2005 Oct;4(10):24-25.


Karceski SC. The Challenges of Managing Epilepsy in the Intellectually disabled. Practical Neurology 2005 Nov;4(11):83-85.


Seeger S, RN and SC Karceski. Driving and Epilepsy: when to report and what to do about the consequences. Practical Neurology 2005 Dec;4(12):18-20.


Karceski SC. How to identify non-epileptic psychogenic seizures. Practical Neurology 2006 Mar;5(3):59-61.


Karceski SC. Seizures versus Syncope. Practical Neurology 2006 Apr;3(4):16-18.


Karceski SC. Status Epilepticus. Practical Neurology 2006 May;5(5):12-14.


Karceski SC. Exploring the Link between Epilepsy, AEDs, and bone Fractures. Practical Neurology 2006 Jun;5(6):14-17.


Karceski SC. How to get more oyt of your EEGs. Practical Neurology 2006 Jul;5(7):16-17.


Karceski SC. How do Alcohol and drugs influence seizures? Practical Neurology 2006 Aug;5(8):44-46.


Karceski SC. Epilepsy Treatment: Where does VNS fit in? Practical Neurology 2006 Nov;5(10):46-49.


Karceski SC. Is there a role for generics AEDs in the treatment of epilepsy? Practical Neurology 2006 Dec;5(12):50-52.


Karceski SC. Electrical stimulating devices in the treatment of epilepsy. Acta Neurochir Suppl 2007;97(2):247-259.


Karceski SC. Seizure Precipitants. Practical Neurology 2007 Jan;6(1):18-20.


Karceski S. Multiple sclerosis: what have we learned? Neurology 2007 Feb;68(9):E9-10.


Karceski SC. Exploring the link between seizures and migraines. Practical Neurology 2007 Mar;6(3):17-18.


Karceski SC. Seziures, AEDs, and Pregnancy. Practical Neurology 2007;6(4):63-65.


Karceski S. How migraines affect cognitive function. Neurology 2007 Apr;68(17):E23-24.


Karceski SC. How seizures and medications affect men with epilepsy. Practical Neurology 2007;6(5):16-17.


Karceski SC. Can we minimize the interaction between AEDS and common medications? Practical Neurology 2007;6(6):17-18.


Karceski SC. The challenges of treating adolescents with epilepsy. Practical Neurology 2007;6(7):13-15.


Karceski S. Early Parkinson’s disease and depression. Neurology 2007 Jul;69(4):E2-3.


Karceski SC. Reducing anxiety during medical procedures in people with epilepsy. Practical Neurology2007;6(8):14-15.


Karceski S. Seizures after bleeding into the brain. Neurology 2007 Sep;69(13)E13-14.

Karceski SC. When and how to discontinue AED therapy in people with epilepsy. Practical Neurology 2007;6(10):54-57.


Karceski S. Electrical stimulation devices in the treatment of epilepsy. Acta Neurochir Suppl. 2007;97(Pt 2):247-59. Review.


Karceski SC. Hot topic: how to respond to febrile seizures. Practical Neurology 2007;6(11):10-12.


Karceski S. Seizure medications and their side effects.

Neurology. 2007 Nov 27;69(22):E27-9. Review.


Karceski SC and N Rampal. How to succeed with epilepsy syndrome diagnosis. Practical Neurology 2008;7(2):14-17.


Karceski S. Bone health. Neurology. 2008 Apr 29;70(18):e71-3.


Karceski SC. How to identify the signs and symptoms of partial seizures. Practical Neurology 2008;7(4):12-14.


Karceski SC. How and why to identify generalized epilepsies. Practical Neurology 2008;7(5):10-12.


Karceski SC. An approach to treating idiopathic generalized epilepsy. Practical Neurology 2008;7(6):12-14.


Karceski S. Gene therapy and muscular dystrophies.

Neurology. 2008 Jul 22;71(4):e6-8.


Karceski SC. Complementary and alternative medical therapies in epilepsy. Practical Neurology 2008 Jul;7(7): 11-13.


Karceski SC. Update on AEDs and bone health. Practical Neurology 2008 Aug;7(8): 15-18.


Karceski SPatient page. Epilepsy and pregnancy: are seizure medications safe? Neurology. 2008 Sep 30;71(14):e32-3.


Karceski SC. AEDs and pregnancy: the role of registries in difficult decisions. Practical Neurology 2008 Oct;7(10):17-18.


Karceski SPatient page. Progressive supranuclear palsy. Neurology. Nov 25;71(22):e70-2.


Begley CE, Basu R, Reynolds T, Lairson DR, Dubinsky S, Newmark M, Barnwell F, Hauser A, Hesdorffer D, Hernandez N, Karceski SC, Shih T. Sociodemographic disparities in epilepsy care: Results from the Houston/New York City health care use and outcomes study. Epilepsia. 2009 May;50(5):1040-50. Epub 2008 Nov 17.


Karceski SC. Rational Management of Women with Epilepsy Throughout Pregnancy. Practical Neurology 2009 May;8(5):17-18.


Karceski S.  Neuromyelitis optica. Neurology. 2009 Feb 24;72(8):e40-1.

Kaufman JL, Karceski SUsing botulinum toxin to treat diabetic foot pain. Neurology. 2009 Apr 28;72(17):e82-5.


Kaufman JL, Karceski SRisk factors and prevention of lacunar infarcts in 60- to 64-year-olds.Neurology. 2009 Jul 28;73(4):e17-9.


Karceski SCJuvenile myoclonic epilepsy, a common epilepsy syndrome. Neurology. 2009 Sep 29;73(13):e64-7.


Karceski SC. Rufinamide, a new treatment for Lenox-Gastaut Syndrome. Practical Neurology, December 2009 (in press).


Gilmore E, Karceski S. Traumatic brain injury. Neurology. 2010 Feb 23;74(8):e28-31.


Karceski SC. Daily headache: What have we learned? Neurology. 2010 Apr 27;74(17):e73-5.


Books, book chapters and reviews. 

Karceski SC and M Morrell. “Principles in epilepsy: diagnosis and pharmacotherapy.” In, Neurological Therapeutics, Principles and Practices, edited by John Noseworthy, MD. Martin Dunitz Publishers, London. 2003.


Karceski SC and M Morrell. Principles of Epilepsy Management: Diagnosis and Treatment. In Neurological Therapeutics, Principles and Practice, 2nd Edition, edited by John Noseworthy. Informa UK Limited Publishers, London, 2006. Pp: 341-354.


Schevon K, S Karceski, and E Toro. Video in EEG monitoring. Book Chapter submitted for publication, 9-08.

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