Operational classification of seizure types by the International League Against Epilepsy: Position Paper of the ILAE Commission for Classification and Terminology

@article{Fisher2017OperationalCO,
  title={Operational classification of seizure types by the International League Against Epilepsy: Position Paper of the ILAE Commission for Classification and Terminology},
  author={Robert S. Fisher and Judith Helen Cross and Jacqueline A. French and Norimichi Higurashi and Edouard Hirsch and Floor E. Jansen and Lieven Lagae and Solomon L Mosh{\'e} and Jukka Peltola and Eliane Roulet Perez and Ingrid Eileen Scheffer and Sameer M. Zuberi},
  journal={Epilepsia},
  year={2017},
  volume={58}
}
The International League Against Epilepsy (ILAE) presents a revised operational classification of seizure types. The purpose of such a revision is to recognize that some seizure types can have either a focal or generalized onset, to allow classification when the onset is unobserved, to include some missing seizure types, and to adopt more transparent names. Because current knowledge is insufficient to form a scientifically based classification, the 2017 Classification is operational (practical… 

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