Video game-related seizures: a report on 10 patients and a review of the literature.

@article{Graf1994VideoGS,
  title={Video game-related seizures: a report on 10 patients and a review of the literature.},
  author={William D Graf and G E Chatrian and S T Glass and T A Knauss},
  journal={Pediatrics},
  year={1994},
  volume={93 4},
  pages={551-6}
}
OBJECTIVE To further describe the features, postulated pathophysiology, treatment, and outcome of seizures occurring while playing or watching video games (video game-related seizures (VGRS)). DESIGN We evaluated retrospectively 10 patients with VGRS seen by us and reviewed 25 reported cases. RESULTS The 35 patients ranged in age from 1 to 36 years (mean: 13.2); and 26 subjects (74%) were male. Eight individuals (29%) had prior infrequent nonfebrile seizures, 4 (11%) had febrile convulsions… CONTINUE READING