Interictal and ictal video-EEG monitoring.

  title={Interictal and ictal video-EEG monitoring.},
  author={Paul A. J. M. Boon and Geert Michielsen and Lutgard Goossens and C Drieghe and Michel D'Have and M Buyle and Kristl Vonck and B Naessens and F De Paemeleere and Ingeborg Goethals and Evert Thiery and Thomas Vandekerckhove and Jacques L De Reuck},
  journal={Acta neurologica Belgica},
  volume={99 4},
PURPOSE The purpose of this paper is to demonstrate the diagnostic efficacy and therapeutic relevance of video-EEG monitoring in an large patient population with long-term follow-up. PATIENTS AND METHODS Between October 1990 and May 1997, 400 patients were monitored at the Epilepsy Monitoring Unit (EMU) of the University Hospital in Gent. In all patients, the following parameters were retrospectively examined: reason for referral, tentative diagnosis, prescribed antiepileptic drugs (AEDs… CONTINUE READING