Tonic - clonic seizures

Known as: Generalized tonic-clonic seizures (GTCS), clonic generalized seizures tonic, generalized tonic clonic seizure 
A generalized tonic-clinic seizure, characterized by loss of consciousness. This type of seizure may be preceded by an aura and is frequently… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Generalized tonic-clonic seizures are among the most dramatic physiological events in the nervous system. The brain regions… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Consciousness poses two main problems. The first is understanding the conditions that determine to what extent a system has… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
A group of infant onset epilepsies manifest very frequent generalized tonic-clonic seizures (GTC) intractable to medical therapy… (More)
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2002
2002
By using the Short Time Fourier Transform, we analyzed the EEG frequency evolution during tonic-clonic seizures on 18 scalp… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE Topiramate is effective as adjunctive treatment of partial-onset seizures in adults. The efficacy and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
We studied 120 generalized tonic-clonic seizures (GTCSs) in 47 patients with video-EEG telemetry. GTCSs were preceded by… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
BACKGROUND Valproate is approved for use primarily in patients with absence seizures, but the drug has a broad spectrum of… (More)
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1991
1991
A pulse oximeter was used to monitor arterial oxygen saturations in 11 patients during apparent tonic-clonic seizures. 8 had a… (More)
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
We conducted a 10-center, double-blind trial to compare the efficacy and toxicity of four antiepileptic drugs in the treatment of… (More)
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1984
1984
Concentrations of circulating catecholamines increase after induced seizures in animals and electroconvulsive therapy in humans… (More)
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