Aetiology of cognitive impairment in children with frontal lobe epilepsy.

  title={Aetiology of cognitive impairment in children with frontal lobe epilepsy.},
  author={Hilde M H Braakman and M. J. Vaessen and Jacobus F. A. Jansen and Mariette H J A Debeij-van Hall and Anton J. A. de Louw and P. A. M. Hofman and Johannes S. H. Vles and Albert P. Aldenkamp and Walter H. Backes},
  journal={Acta neurologica Scandinavica},
  volume={131 1},
OBJECTIVES Cognitive impairment is frequent in children with frontal lobe epilepsy (FLE), but its aetiology is unknown. MRI scans often reveal no structural brain abnormalities that could explain the cognitive impairment. This does not exclude more subtle morphological abnormalities that can only be detected by automated morphometric techniques. AIMS With these techniques, we investigate the relationship between cortical brain morphology and cognitive functioning in a cohort of children with… CONTINUE READING


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