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Epileptic Disorders

Video games are exciting: a European study of video game-induced seizures and epilepsy. [Published with videosequences]. Volume 4, numéro 2, June 2002

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With the widespread introduction of video games (VGs) for home entertainment, an increasing number of case histories of video game epilepsy have been reported [1-6]. Following massive sales of video games as Christmas presents in 1992, numerous cases of video game epilepsy began attracting media attention in January 1993. These incidents were particularly attributed to the Nintendo video game Super Mario World. Until now it has not been...