John Libbey Eurotext

Epileptic Disorders

The Educational Journal of the

Controversies regarding neonatal seizure recognition Volume 4, numéro 2, June 2002

Auteur
Division Chief Pediatric Neurology Raimbow Babies and Children Hospital, University Hospitals of Cleveland, 11100 Euclid ave, Cleveland, OH, USA.
  • Page(s) : 139-58
  • Année de parution : 2002

Diagnostic dilemmas: reliance on clinical versus EEG criteria Since neonatal seizures are generally brief and subtle in clinical appearance, unusual behaviors may be difficult to recognize and classify. While some claim that seizures are relatively common events in symptomatic neonates suffering from medical conditions, medical personnel vary significantly in their ability to recognize suspicious behaviors, contributing to either [...]