The aim of this study was to summarise the results of all available research addressing the factors associated with the development of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) in children with TSC. There were 42 suitable studies which included data for 3,542 children with TSC.
Epilepsy develops in 70-90% of children with TSC and it is often resistant to medication. This study investigated the potential benefits of early (preventive) treatment with vigabatrin to prevent TSC-related seizures.
Cannabidiol (CBD) is approved as Epidyolex in Australia. The aim of this study was to look at whether the addition of CBD to other epilepsy medications was successful in reducing the number of seizures associated with TSC.
About this study This study reports on 90 adults with TSC who attended Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Bordeaux, between January 2000 and September 2018. Since 2015 this institution has been providing a multidisciplinary team approach to the care of adults with TSC. It does this through … Read More
This is a report on a small pilot study of an evidence-based, parent-mediated behavioral intervention focused on improving early social communication and play skills in five children with TSC, aged 1–3 years. Background This team’s previous study published in 2014, found that infants with TSC demonstrated early delays in nonverbal cognition and … Read More