John Libbey Eurotext

Video-EEG monitoring in neonates: indications Volume 3, special issue 3, Numéro spécial 2, December 2001

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Service de Pédiatrie A, American Memorial Hospital, CHU, 49, rue Cognac-Jay, 51092 Reims Cedex.

In neonates with paroxysmal events, video-EEG monitoring proves to be a powerfull tool for diagnosis. It allows differentiation of epileptic seizures from other paroxysmal phenomena; a more precise analysis of clinical semiology of seizures; it may help in the localization of a seizure focus; it provides more comprehensive data for the evaluation of the interictal state.