Pascale M. Moore

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Previous research in the area of pseudoseizures has focused upon their phenomenology and the characteristics of the individual with pseudoseizures. This study set out to examine the role of pseudoseizure behaviour in fulfilling a function within the family context. Pseudoseizure patients, patients with epilepsy and healthy controls completed questionnaires(More)
PURPOSE The Wechsler Memory Scale-Revised (WMS-R) is used routinely for presurgical assessment of memory for patients considering elective resection of the temporal lobe and/or hippocampus for the relief of intractable temporal lobe epilepsy (TLE). We investigated the validity of the WMS-R in a population of people with TLE. METHODS The sample consisted(More)
The Wechsler Memory Scale-Revised (WMS-R) is used routinely as a presurgical assessment of memory for clients considering elective resection of the temporal lobe and/or hippocampus for the relief of intractable temporal lobe epilepsy. This research investigated the psychometric properties of the WMS-R in a population of people with epilepsy. The sample(More)
PURPOSE To investigate and document the neuropsychological and emotional effects of epilepsy in people with intractable temporal lobe epilepsy (TLE). METHODS 273 patients with a diagnosis of TLE underwent a complete neuropsychological and psychological examination as a routine part of their investigation for epilepsy surgery. Neuropsychological assessment(More)
Previous research into non-epileptic attack disorder (NEAD) has focused on the individual. We report a teenager with non-epileptic seizures which highlights the importance of the family in the development and maintenance of such attacks. The authors propose that in children and adolescents the focus of therapeutic intervention should be the individual(More)
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