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1st Edition

Making Sense of the Pediatric EEG

  • Available for pre-order on June 29, 2023. Item will ship after July 20, 2023
ISBN 9781032486079
July 20, 2023 Forthcoming by CRC Press
222 Pages 292 B/W Illustrations

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Book Description

Most neurologists, fellows, and residents are familiar with adult EEG, but have not developed a similar understanding of pediatric EEG. There are fewer resources covering pediatric electroencephalography and existing books are either too comprehensive or lack the main details that differentiate the EEG in childhood. This accessible text includes the most recent classification and nomenclature published by the International League Against Epilepsy. It provides a practical and well illustrated text  of value to residents, fellows, and neurologists in need of an update on pediatric EEG.

Table of Contents

1. Basic Principles 2.Artifacts 3. Activation Procedures 4. Normal Variants 5. Neonatal EEG 6. Normal Awake EEG 7. Normal Sleep EEG 8. Non-Epileptiform Abnormalities 9. Focal Epilepsies  10. Generalized Epilepsies  11. Developmental and Epileptic Encephalopathies 12. Ictal Classification 13. EEG Report

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Maria Augusta Montenegro, MD, PhD is a pediatric neurologist/epileptologist originally from Brazil. Following her residency program and PhDshe undertook a post-doctorate fellowship in New York (Columbia University) and Boston (Herscot Center for Tuberous Sclerosis Complex/ MGH). Maria was the chief of pediatric neurology at the University of Campinas (Brazil), and in 2022 she moved to the US to work at Rady Children’s Hospital / UCSD as a pediatric neurologist / epileptologist. Maria has written several books and scientific chapters.