Smoking cessation a byproduct of EEG telemetry monitoring.

  title={Smoking cessation a byproduct of EEG telemetry monitoring.},
  author={S. Nizam Ahmed and D Bradford Quigley and Zaeem A. Siddiqi},
  volume={46 4},
Smoking is a common problem in epilepsy patients. The inpatient video-EEG monitoring (VEEG) unit provides a unique and conducive environment for epilepsy patients to participate actively in a smoking-cessation program. The restrictions and confinement to the telemetry bed impose a forced abstinence from smoking. It has been suggested that patients who are… CONTINUE READING