Electroencephalography for diagnosis and prognosis of acute encephalitis.

  title={Electroencephalography for diagnosis and prognosis of acute encephalitis.},
  author={Raoul Sutter and Peter W. Kaplan and Mackenzie Carpenter Cervenka and Kiran Thakur and Anthony O. Asemota and Arun Venkatesan and Romergryko G. Geocadin},
  journal={Clinical neurophysiology : official journal of the International Federation of Clinical Neurophysiology},
  volume={126 8},
OBJECTIVES To confirm the previously identified EEG characteristics for HSV encephalitis and to determine the diagnostic and predictive value of electroencephalography (EEG) features for etiology and outcome of acute encephalitis in adults. In addition, we sought to investigate their independence from possible clinical confounders. METHODS This study was… CONTINUE READING