Atlas of Video-EEG Monitoring / Edition 1

Atlas of Video-EEG Monitoring / Edition 1

ISBN-10:
0071597425
ISBN-13:
9780071597425
Pub. Date:
12/17/2010
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

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Atlas of Video-EEG Monitoring / Edition 1

The single-best resource available for learning how to perform and interpret video EEG


Companion DVD includes 110 seizure videos covering a full range of seizure types!

A Doody's Core Title for 2011!

Atlas of Video-EEG Monitoring explains the essentials of video EEG for use in all settings. This full-color atlas thoroughly covers the basics of performing video EEG for diagnosis along with how to use video EEG for the diagnosis and interpretation of seizures and mimickers of seizures during treatment of epilepsy, in the emergency department, and in the intensive care unit.

Features

  • DVD contains videos linked to EEG patterns in the book—-allowing you to see each problem in real time
  • Over 340 full-color images and EEGs
  • Detailed overview of epileptic seizures, from simple partial seizures and primary generalized tonic-clonic seizures to epileptic spasms
  • In-depth survey of seizure mimics, including psychogenic non-epileptic spells; panic spells; non-epileptic movements in coma; dissociative spells; movement disorders; sleep disorders; and syncope
  • Thorough review of status epilepticus, including epilepsia partialis continua, and other syndromes
  • Cutting-edge guidance on intracranial video-EEG monitoring, including placement and interpretation of grid/strip electrodes and depth electrodes

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780071597425
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date: 12/17/2010
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 680
Product dimensions: 11.00(w) x 8.60(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Contributors

Foreword

Preface

Acknowledgments

PART I: ESSENTIAL ASPECTS

1. Fundamentals of EEG, David Millet and John M. Stern

2. Fundamentals of Digital EEG Recording, Marc R. Nuwer

3. Automated Analysis of EEG, Andrew Gardner, S. Matt Stead, and Greg A. Worrell

4. Fundamentals of Digital Video Recording, Catherine A. Schevon, Edgar R. Toro, and Steven Karceski

5. Establishing a Video-EEG Monitoring Unit, Joseph Drazkowski, Lisa Tapsell, and Luann Helepololei

6. Neurologic Practice in a Video-EEG Monitoring Unit, Jerome Engel Jr. and D. Alan Shewmon

7. Nursing Practice in a Video-EEG Monitoring Unit, Sandra R. Dewar and Mimi Callanan

PART II: EPILEPTIC SEIZURES

8. Auras and Other Simple Partial Seizures, John M. Stern

9. Complex Partial Seizures of Temporal Lobe Origin, Scott Mintzer and Christopher T. Skidmore

10. Complex Partial Seizures of Extratemporal Lobe Origin, Ritu Bagla and Michael R. Sperling

11. Secondarily Generalized Seizures, Steve S. Chung and Kent Horne

12. Absence Seizures, Karen M. Stannard, Dennis J. Dlugos, and Tracy Glauser

13. Primary Generalized Tonic-Clonic Seizures, Erik K. St. Louis

14. Generalized Tonic Seizures, Joseph Sullivan, Catherine Bakey, and Dennis J. Dlugos

15. Generalized Atonic Seizures, Cornelia Drees and Kevin Chapman

16. Epileptic Myoclonus, John N. Caviness

17. Infantile Spasms, Jason T. Lerner, Joyce H. Matsumoto, and Joyce Y. Wu

PART III: MIMICKERS OF SEIZURES

18. Psychogenic Nonepileptic Spells, S. Parrish Winesett and Selim R. Benbadis

19. Panic Spells, Andres M. Kanner

20. Dissociative Spells, Jill M. Zuckerman and Matthew Hoerth

21. Movement Disorders, Vicki L. Shanker and Naomi Lubarr

22. Sleep Disorders, Michael H. Silber

23. Syncope, Maromi Nei and Reginald T. Ho

PART IV: STATUS EPILEPTICUS

24. Generalized Convulsive Status Epilepticus, Katherine H. Noe and Eelco Wijdicks

25. Complex Partial Status Epilepticus, Nathan B. Fountain

26. Absence Status Epilepticus, Katherine Nickels and Elaine Wirrell

27. Epilepsia Partialis Continua, Adam L. Hartman, Peter F. Morrison, and Eileen P. Vining

28. Refractory Status Epilepticus, Jan Claassen and Lawrence J. Hirsch

29. Nonepileptic Movements in Coma, Mauricio Gomez and Chad M. Miller

PART V: INTRACRANIAL VIDEO-EEG MONITORING

30. Use and Placement of Depth Electrodes, James Leiphart and Itzhak Fried

31. Interpreting Depth Electrode EEG, Lara M. Schrader and John M. Stern

32. Use and Placement of Grid and Strip Electrodes, Richard S. Zimmerman

33. Interpretation of Chronic Intracranial EEG Monitoring, Gregory D. Cascino and Richard S. Zimmerman

Index

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