Investigation of social and emotion information processing in temporal lobe epilepsy with ictal fear.

@article{Reynders2005InvestigationOS,
  title={Investigation of social and emotion information processing in temporal lobe epilepsy with ictal fear.},
  author={Hazel J Reynders and Paul Broks and Jon Mark Dickson and Claire E. Lee and Graham Turpin},
  journal={Epilepsy & behavior : E&B},
  year={2005},
  volume={7 3},
  pages={419-29}
}
This study examined whether patients with temporal lobe epilepsy (TLE) and ictal fear (IF) show emotion recognition deficits similar to those associated with amygdala damage. Three groups of patients (13 with TLE and IF, 14 with TLE and nonfear auras (non-IF), and 10 with idiopathic generalized epilepsy (IGE)) completed tests of visual and face processing, face emotion recognition and social judgment, together with measures of psychological adjustment (Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale; SCL… CONTINUE READING

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