Clinical relevance of memory performance during Wada is stimulus type dependent.

@article{Vingerhoets2006ClinicalRO,
  title={Clinical relevance of memory performance during Wada is stimulus type dependent.},
  author={Guy Vingerhoets and Marijke Miatton and Kristl Vonck and Ruth Seurinck and Paul Boon},
  journal={Journal of neurology, neurosurgery, and psychiatry},
  year={2006},
  volume={77 2},
  pages={272-4}
}
OBJECTIVES This study aimed to investigate whether different types of memory stimulus provide different information during the Wada or intracarotid amytal procedure (IAP) in patients with refractory medial temporal lobe epilepsy (MTLE). METHODS Eighty nine surgical candidates with documented MTLE and selected for left hemispheric language dominance underwent memory assessment with verbal and dually encodable stimuli during a presurgical IAP. RESULTS The overall IAP memory performance with… CONTINUE READING