The Role of Electroencephalography in Differentiating Epileptic and Non-Epileptic Events in Adolescents: 3-Year Experience in One Pediatric Neurology Center


Kamasak T. , DURGUT B. D. , ARSLAN E. A. , Sahin S. , Dilber B. , KURT T., ...More

GUNCEL PEDIATRI-JOURNAL OF CURRENT PEDIATRICS, vol.16, no.2, pp.19-30, 2018 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 16 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Title of Journal : GUNCEL PEDIATRI-JOURNAL OF CURRENT PEDIATRICS
  • Page Numbers: pp.19-30

Abstract

INTRODUCTION: Electroencephalography (EEG) is an indispensible diagnostic tool for pediatric neurologists in the diagnosis of epileptic seizures. The current rise in patient numbers in pediatric neurology departments due to non-epileptic as well as epileptic events is also causing increasing numbers of EEGs to be performed.