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  • Age at first febrile seizure correlates with perinatal maternal emotional symptoms 

    Thébault-Dagher, Fanny; Herba, Catherine; Séguin, Jean; Muckle, Gina; Lupien, Sonia; Carmant, Lionel; Simard, Marie-Noëlle; Shapiro, Gabriel; Fraser, William; Lippé, Sarah (2017-09-30)
    Objective: Prenatal exposure to stress and fever are factors lowering seizure threshold in animal models. The fever effect on seizure threshold is well documented in human infants, however the associations between maternal perinatal stress and infants’ ...
  • Développement cognitif des enfants épileptiques : contribution du stress 

    Cognitive development in epileptic children : the contribution of stress
    Thébault-Dagher, Fanny; Carmant, Lionel; Lupien, Sonia; Herba, Catherine; Lippé, Sarah (2016)
    L’épilepsie est un désordre neurologique souvent infantile associé à des comorbidités qui impliquent des troubles cognitifs. Depuis quelques années, les études des chercheurs suggèrent que la qualité de vie des personnes atteintes d’épilepsie est ...
  • Febrile seizures and increased stress sensitivity in children : how it relates to seizure characteristics 

    Thébault-Dagher, Fanny; Lafontaine, Marc Philippe; Knoth, Inga Sophia; Deguire, Florence; Sheppard, Emilie; Cook, Ramona; Lagacé, Maryse; Gravel, Jocelyn; Lupien, Sonia; Lippé, Sarah (Elsevier, 2019-05)
    BACKGROUND: Studies suggest that the relationship between seizures and stress starts early in life. However, evidence of long-term altered stress reactivity following early-life seizures is lacking. Our objectives were to assess alterations in stress ...