Monitoring at the Montreal Neurological Institute.

  title={Monitoring at the Montreal Neurological Institute.},
  author={Jean Gotman and John R. Ives and Pierre Gloor and Luis Felipe Quesney and P Bergsma},
  journal={Electroencephalography and clinical neurophysiology. Supplement},
Long-term monitoring of epileptic patients who are candidates for surgical therapy has developed at the Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital over the last 15 years. Given the large number of patients being investigated, we had to develop procedures which were not labor-intensive. Our monitoring sessions require only the regular supervision of nursing staff. This allows monitoring to take place 7 days a week and 24 h a day on 2 or 3 patients, with minimal personnel requirement. The work… CONTINUE READING