Volume 7-1. Sleep-related Epilepsy and Electroencephalography, An Issue of Sleep Medicine Clinics

1st Edition

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Description

This issue on Sleep Electroencephalography (EEG) gives an overview of Electrophysiological readings in sleep with such articles as “The Nuts and Bolts of EEG” and “How the Sleep/Wake EEG Changes Across the Lifespan.” Identifying abnormal EEG activity and patterns in the Electroencephalographic readings is also discussed.  The issue then further focuses in on Seizures and the EEG; specifically, how EEG can be used to diagnosis and identify seizure disorders and differentiate seizures from other paroxysmal nocturnal events, and to diagnose other primary sleep disorders in people with epilepsy.

Details

Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2012
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9781455743148
Print ISBN:
9781455739332

About the authors

Madelieine Grigg-Damberger

University of New Mexico