John Libbey Eurotext

Epileptic Disorders

The Educational Journal of the

Seizure-induced hippocampal damage in the mature and immature brain Volume 4, numéro 2, June 2002

Auteurs
MD PhD, Department of Neurology, K313, Albert-Einstein College of Medicine, 1410 Pelham Parkway South Bronx, NY 10461 USA.
  • Page(s) : 83-97
  • Année de parution : 2002

Neurologists are keenly interested in the acute and chronic effects of brief and prolonged seizures in the human brain. These questions are of immediate clinical significance in judging how aggressively a physician should treat prolonged or recurrent seizures and in determining the prognosis following severe seizures. Although much has been learned from human and animal studies over the past quarter century, resulting in a consensus on [...]