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Declining malformation rates with changed antiepileptic drug prescribing: An observational..
Antiepileptic drugs and foetal malformation: analysis of 20 years of data in a pregnancy r..
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Preexisting illness, fetal malformation, and seizure control rates in pregnant women with epilepsy.
Frank John Emery Vajda, Terence John O'Brien, Janet Elizabeth Graham, Alison Anne Hitchcock, Cecilie Margaret Lander, Mervyn John Eadie
Journal article | 2020 | Epilepsy & Behavior
Data from 2182 pregnancies in the Australian Register of antiepileptic drugs in pregnancy that were followed to term, with 1965 fo..
Seizures in infancy in the offspring of women with epilepsy.
Frank JE Vajda, Terence J O'Brien, Janet E Graham, Alison A Hitchcock, Cecilie M Lander, Mervyn J Eadie
Journal article | 2020 | Acta Neurologica Scandinavica
OBJECTIVES: To assess (a) the incidence of seizures in the first year of life in infants born to mothers with epilepsy and (b) fac..
Declining malformation rates with changed antiepileptic drug prescribing: An observational study.
Torbjörn Tomson, Dina Battino, Erminio Bonizzoni, John Craig, Dick Lindhout, Emilio Perucca, Anne Sabers, Sanjeev V Thomas, Frank Vajda, undefined EURAP Study Group
Journal article | 2019 | Neurology
OBJECTIVE: Changes in prescribing patterns of antiepileptic drugs (AEDs) in pregnant women with epilepsy would be expected to affe..
Development of EpiRisk: An online clinical tool for estimating the risk of major congenital malformations in pregnant women treated for epilepsy.
Gabriel Davis Jones, Alison Hitchcock, Frank Vajda, John Craig, Terence J O'Brien, Arjune Sen
Journal article | 2018 | Epilepsia Open
Antiepileptic drugs (AEDs) are known to associate with an increased risk of major congenital malformations (MCMs) in children born..
Comparative risk of major congenital malformations with eight different antiepileptic drugs: a prospective cohort study of the EURAP registry
Torbjorn Tomson, Dina Battino, Erminio Bonizzoni, John Craig, Dick Lindhout, Emilio Perucca, Anne Sabers, Sanjeev V Thomas, Frank Vajda
Journal article | 2018 | The Lancet Neurology
Familial Mesial Temporal Lobe Epilepsy and the Borderland of Deja Vu
Piero Perucca, Douglas E Crompton, Susannah T Bellows, Anne M McIntosh, Tomas Kalincik, Mark R Newton, Frank JE Vajda, Ingrid E Scheffer, Patrick Kwan, Terence J O'Brien, K Meng Tan, Samuel F Berkovic
Journal article | 2017 | Annals of Neurology
The prescribing of antiepileptic drugs for pregnant Australian women
Frank JE Vajda, David Horgan, Samantha Hollingworth, Janet Graham, Alison A Hitchcock, Annie Roten, Terence J O'Brien, Cecile M Lander, Mervyn J Eadie
Journal article | 2012 | Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
The Australian Brain and Cognition and Antiepileptic Drugs Study: IQ in School-Aged Children Exposed to Sodium Valproate and Polytherapy
Caroline Nadebaum, Vicki Anderson, Frank Vajda, David Reutens, Sarah Barton, Amanda Wood
Journal article | 2011 | Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society
Antiepileptic drug exposure and major congenital malformations: The role of pregnancy registries
Torbjorn Tomson, Dina Battino, Jacqueline French, Cynthia Harden, Lewis Holmes, Jim Morrow, Elisabeth Robert-Gnansia, Angela Scheuerle, Frank Vajda, Katarina Wide, Jacki Gordon
Journal article | 2007 | Epilepsy and Behavior
Methotrexate polyglutamate levels in circulating erythrocytes and polymorphs correlate with clinical efficacy in rheumatoid arthritis.
P Angelis-Stoforidis, FJ Vajda, N Christophidis
Journal article | 1999 | Clinical and Experimental Rheumatology
OBJECTIVES: To measure MTX polyglutamates in circulating erythrocytes (E-MTX), mononuclear cells (MNC-MTX) and polymorphs (PMN-MTX..
Serum interleukin-6 and interleukin-6 soluble receptor in Alzheimer's disease.
P Angelis, S Scharf, A Mander, F Vajda, N Christophidis
Journal article | 1998 | Neuroscience Letters
Serum levels of interleukin-6 (IL-6) and interleukin-6 soluble receptor (IL-6sR) were measured in 41 patients (23 female and 18 ma..
The neurochemical and clinical effects of 1-methyl-4-phenyl-1,2,3,6-tetrahydropyridine in small animals.
GA Donnan, SJ Kaczmarczyk, T Solopotias, P Rowe, RM Kalnins, FJ Vajda, FA Mendelsohn
Journal article | 1986 | Clinical and experimental neurology
The recent discovery that 1-methyl-4-phenyl-1,2,3,6-tetrahydropyridine (MPTP) causes a syndrome of Parkinsonism in man and monkey ..
Clinical experience with clobazam: a new 1,5 benzodiazepine in the treatment of refractory epilepsy.
FJ Vajda, PF Bladin, BJ Parsons
Journal article | 1985 | Clinical and experimental neurology
A benzodiazepine drug, clobazam, was evaluated in 14 refractory epileptic patients, nine of whom received the drug double-blind. T..
Experience with continuous ambulatory EEG monitoring.
SF Berkovic, PF Bladin, MD Conneely, LA Gossat, GR Symington, FJ Vajda
Journal article | 1984 | Clinical and experimental neurology
The value of continuous ambulatory EEG monitoring in the management of patients with seizures was assessed. Eighty-seven patients ..
Some aspects of the clinical use of clonazepam in refractory epilepsy.
CM Lander, GA Donnan, PF Bladin, FJ Vajda
Journal article | 1979 | Clinical and experimental neurology
Sodium valproate and clonazepam were given in combination to 17 refractory epileptic patients and their progress was reviewed clin..
Comparison of liquid- and gas-liquid chromatographic assays of 5-fluorouracil in plasma.
N Christophidis, G Mihaly, F Vajda, W Louis
Journal article | 1979 | Clinical Chemistry
A liquid-chromatographic assay of 5-fluorouracil in plasma is described. Advantages of this procedure over gas chromatography are ..
Sodium valproate: dose-plasma level relationships and interdose fluctuations.
FJ Vajda, GW Mihaly, JL Miles, PM Morris, PF Bladin
Journal article | 1978 | Clinical and experimental neurology
Individual dose-plasma level relationships were studied in 14 chronically treated epileptics, 10 of whom were concomitantly receiv..
Acute conduction velocity changes in guinea-pigs after administration of diphenylhydantoin.
PM Le Quesne, V Goldberg, F Vajda
Journal article | 1976 | Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry
Motor nerve conduction velocity was measured after dosing guinea-pigs with 200-400 μmol/kg diphenylhydantoin (DPH) daily for three..
Fluctuations of plasma phenytoin levels on single dose and twice daily dose regimes.
FJ Vajda, J Merory, PF Bladin
Journal article | 1975 | Proceedings of the Australian Association of Neurologists
Eight chronic refractory epileptics were studied with regard to frequency of administration of phenytoin. There were no excessive ..
Honours, Awards and Fellowships
FRACP - Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians
FRCP - Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of London
Medicine - Royal Melbourne Hospital
Bachelor of Science
The University of Edinburgh
Doctor of Medicine
The University of Edinburgh