Epilepsy Program

Publications - Donald Olson, MD

Wall MA, Olson D, Bonn BA, Creelman T, and Buist AS.  "Lung function in North American Indian children.  American Review of Respiratory Disease 125 (2), 1982: 158-62.

Olson DM and Milstein JM. Hydromyelia complicating arrested hydrocephalus.

Neurology 38 (4), 1988:652-54.

Olson DM  and Shewmon DA.  Electroencephalographic abnormalities in the hypoplastic left heart syndrome. Pediatric Neurology 5 (2), 1989: 93-8

Chugani HT, Shields WD, Shewmon DA, Olson DM, Phelps ME, and Peacock WJ. 

Infantile spasms: PET identifies focal cortical dysgenesis in cryptogenic cases for surgical treatment. Annals of Neurology  27 (4), 1990: 406-413

Olson DM, Chugani HT, Shewmon DA, Phelps ME,  and Peacock WJ. 

Electrocorticographic  confirmation of focal positron emission tomographic

abnormalities in children with intractable epilepsy.  Epilepsia  31 (6), 1990: 731-9

Olson DM. Success of Ambulatory EEG in Children. Journal of Clinical Neurophysiology 18 (2), 2001: 158-161.

Olson DM. Evaluation of children who are candidates for epilepsy surgery. Pediatric Neurosurgery 34, 2001: 159-165.

Olson DM, Sheehan MS, Thompson WS, Hall PT, and Hahn JS. Sedation of children in the EEG laboratory. Pediatrics 108, 2001: 163-165.

Nelson GB, Olson DM, Hahn JS. Short duration of benign partial epilepsy in infancy. Journal of Child Neurology 17, 2002: 440-445.

Olson JA, Olson DM, Sandborg C, Alexander S, and Buckingham B. Type 1 diabetes mellitus and epilepsia partialis continua in a 6 year-old male with elevated anti-GAD65 antibodies. Pediatrics 109, 2002: 515, e50.

Olson, DM, Sheehan MG, Thompson, W, Hall PT, Hahn, J. Sedation of children for electroencephalograms. Pediatrics. 2001 July;108(1):163-5.

Olson DM. "Lysosomal Storage Diseases." In: Scharschmidt BF, ed.

PocketMedicine/Internal Medicine. Philadelphia: PocketMedicine.com, 2002.

Olson DM and Hahn JS. The use of the EEG in assessing acute and chronic brain damage in the newborn. In: Stevenson DK, Benitz WE, and Sunshine P, eds. Fetal and neonatal brain injury. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2003.

Olson DM. Treatment considerations: the role of surgery [in epilepsy surgery selection]. Epilepsy & Behavior 103, 2003: S32-S40.

Olson DM, Sheehan MG, Schultz LM. Ketogenic diet. Practical Neurology 9, 2002: 42-46.

Rodrigues K and Olson D, MD. Review of "Panayiotopoulos Syndrome: A common and benign childhood epileptic syndrome," by C.P. Panayiotopoulos, John Libbey & Company Ltd., 2002. Epilepsia 44, 2003: 137-138.

Hahn JS, Delgado MR, MD, Clegg NJ, Sparagana SP, MD, Gerace KL,  Barkovich AJ, Olson DM. Electroencephalography in holoprosencephaly: findings in patients without epilepsy. Clinical Neurophysiology 114, 2003: 1908-1917.

Olson DM. Review of  EEG in childhood epilepsy by Doose H, John Libbey Eurotext,

London, 2003. Epilepsia 45, 2004: 395.

Olson DM and Westermarck T. "Epilepsy." In: Ekvall S, ed. Pediatric nutrition in

developmental disorders. Springfield, IL: Charles C. Thomas (In press, 2004)

Hahn JS and Olson DM. Primer on neonatal electroencephalograms for the

neonatologist. NeoReviews (In press, 2004).

Hahn JS and Olson DM. Etiology of Neonatal Seizures. NeoReviews (In press, 2004).

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