Seizures, Tonic

Known as: Tonic Convulsion, Convulsion, Tonic, Tonic Seizures 
Prolonged contraction of the muscles, as the result of an epileptic discharge.
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2017
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2017
The International League Against Epilepsy (ILAE) presents a revised operational classification of seizure types. The purpose of… (More)
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
Recurrent seizure activity has been shown to induce a variety of permanent structural changes in the brain. Matrix… (More)
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2010
2010
PURPOSE To measure the corrected QT cardiac repolarization time before and during epileptic seizures. METHODS Thirty-nine video… (More)
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2010
2010
Four time-frequency and time-scale methods are studied for their ability of detecting myoclonic seizures from accelerometric data… (More)
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2009
2009
Statins are cholesterol-lowering agents due to the inhibition of 3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl coenzyme A (HMG-CoA) reductase… (More)
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2004
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2004
Although the mechanism of action of topiramate is not fully understood, its anticonvulsant properties may result, at least in… (More)
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2003
2003
Parenteral injection of kainic acid (KA), a glutamate receptor agonist, causes severe and stereotyped behavioral convulsions in… (More)
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
Electrographically confirmed seizures in preterm and term neonates were compared with respect to clinical correlates, incidence… (More)
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1992
1992
Clonic and tonic seizure-like movements of the extremities were observed during induction of anaesthesia with sevoflurane in a 9… (More)
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1991
Highly Cited
1991
1. In 15 alpha-chloralose-anesthetized cats we studied the presence of tonic descending inhibition (TDI) of spinal neurons with… (More)
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