Proposal for Revised Clinical and Electroencephalographic Classification of Epileptic Seizures

@article{Janz1981ProposalFR,
  title={Proposal for Revised Clinical and Electroencephalographic Classification of Epileptic Seizures},
  author={Di{\'e}ter Janz and R Dreyer and Antonio V. Delgado Escueta and Peter E. Kellaway and Jean Bancaud and M Seino and Olaf A. Henriksen},
  journal={Epilepsia},
  year={1981},
  volume={22}
}
In 1969, the International League Against Epilepsy published a scheme for classification of epileptic seizures. Professor H. Gastaut, then Secretary-General of ILAE and a member of the Commission an Classification, related the history of the work which represents a milestone in efforts at classifying epileptic seizures and has led to world-wide adoption (Gastaut, 1970). Since the publication of the 1969 classification, objective and sophisticated methods for studying epileptic seizures have… Expand

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