Adrian Ebner

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Pathologically enhanced somatosensory evoked potentials (giant SEPs) were recorded in 10 patients with cortical myoclonus of various origins. With non-cephalic reference electrodes a giant frontal negativity corresponding to normal N30 was found over the contra- and ipsilateral hemispheres which was not simply a phase reversal of the well-known enhanced(More)
Frontal and parietal components of somatosensory evoked potentials (SEPs) following median nerve stimulation and scalp potentials preceding myoclonic jerks (jerk-locked averaging, JLA) were compared in 6 patients with cortical reflex myoclonus. Giant potentials were found over the parietal cortex in both conditions. Prominent frontal activity was detected(More)
Eighty-four patients submitted to anterior temporal lobectomy were evaluated retrospectively in order to correlate the different type of simple partial seizure (SPS) and their prognostic implications in patients with mesial temporal sclerosis. The patients were divided in two groups following the classification of Engel; Group 1 (53 patients) included(More)
Sixteen patients with chronic focal brain lesions were investigated with an acoustic P300 test and psychological tests of spatial abilities (Maze Tracing Speed Test, Form Board Test), cognitive speed (Sequential Number Connection Test), categorization (Figure Sorting Test), verbal fluency and vigilance. Neither the psychological battery nor P300 analysis(More)
Somatosensory evoked potentials following stimulation of the median nerve at the wrist and the tibial nerve at the ankle were recorded in 5 patients with parasagittal tumours, 4 in the fronto-parietal and 1 in the frontal region. Three had intracerebral tumours and 2 parasagittal meningiomas. The extent of each lesion was determined by CT scan, showing a(More)
The authors report on their experience using cortical somatosensorially evoked potentials in 23 studies on 21 patients. The method is used intraoperatively when the spinal cord is at risk, for early identification of functional damage to the cord. The potentials found are classified according type of manifestation and compared with the results obtained by(More)
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