Study of attentional processes in children with idiopathic epilepsy by Conners' Continuous Performance Test.

@article{Borgatti2004StudyOA,
  title={Study of attentional processes in children with idiopathic epilepsy by Conners' Continuous Performance Test.},
  author={Renato Borgatti and Paolo Piccinelli and Rosario Montirosso and Gemma Donati and Alessandra Rampani and Laura Molteni and Annalisa Tofani and Francesca Nicoli and Claudio Zucca and Nereo Bresolin and Umberto Balottin},
  journal={Journal of child neurology},
  year={2004},
  volume={19 7},
  pages={509-15}
}
Before starting antiepilepsy therapy (T1) and after 1 year (T2), 19 children (7 female) affected by focal or generalized idiopathic epilepsy were considered with the aim of studying attention performance. All of the children received a neurological examination and clinical interview, electroencephalography (EEG) in wakefulness or sleep, and a standardized computerized measure of attention (Conners' Continuous Performance Test). At T1, 21% of the patients showed a specific attention disorder… CONTINUE READING