John Libbey Eurotext

Epileptic Disorders

The Educational Journal of the

Rolandic epilepsy: neuropsychology of the active epilepsy phase Volume 2, supplément 4, Supplément 1, Décembre 2000

Auteur
Neuropediatric Unit, Pediatric Department, CHUV, CH-1011 Lausanne, Switzerland
  • Page(s) : 59-61
  • Année de parution : 2001

There are few, but concordant studies indicating that children with typical rolandic epilepsy (RE) (simple partial sensory-motor seizures with centrotemporal spikes on EEG) as a group have more scholastic and neuropsychological problems as compared to controls, but the nature of these problems appears very variable [1-5]. It is difficult to tell from cross-sectional data, whether the deficits are due to the basic brain dysfunction responsible [...]