33-Year-Old Man With Syncope
- Psychogenic Nonepileptic Seizures. Karceski, Steven // Neurology Alert;Jun2011, Vol. 29 Issue 10, p73
KNYAZEVA AND HER COLLEAGUES USED EEG IN A NOVEL WAY TO LOOK FOR differences in brain wave activity in people with psychogenic nonepileptic seizures (PNES). Like epileptic seizures, nonepileptic psychogenic seizures are episodes of transient neurological dysfunction. However, unlike epileptic...
- Usefulness of Ocular Compression During Electroencephalography in Distinguishing Breath-Holding Spells and Syncope From Epileptic Seizures. Khurana, Divya S.; Valencia, Ignacio; Kruthiventi, Seshurao; Gracely, Edward; Melvin, Joseph J.; Legido, Agustin; Kothare, Sanjeev V. // Journal of Child Neurology;Oct2006, Vol. 21 Issue 10, p907
Episodes of syncope or breath-holding spells are often misdiagnosed as epileptic events. The purpose of this study was to assess the usefulness of an electroencephalogram (EEG) with ocular compression to distinguish breath-holding spells and syncope from epileptic seizures. A retrospective...
- Evaluation of syncope. Critchley, E.M.R.; Wright, J.S. // British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition);2/12/1983, Vol. 286 Issue 6364, p500
Examines the diagnosis of syncope in the United States. Duration of attacks; Indications on the forms of presyncopal activity; Importance of an electroencephalogram with an electrocardiogram trace.
- Electrocerebral Accompaniments of Syncope Associated with Malignant Ventricular Arrhythmias. Aminoff, Michael J.; Scheinman, Melvin M.; Griffin, Jerry C.; Herre, John M. // Annals of Internal Medicine;Jun88, Vol. 108 Issue 6, p791
Presents information on a study which examined the electrocerebral and clinical accompaniments of syncope associated with malignant ventricular cardiac arrythmias. Methodology of the study; Results and discussion.
- Simulation of EEG: dynamic changes in synaptic efficacy, cerebral rhythms, and dissipative and generative activity in cortex. Wright, J. J. // Biological Cybernetics;1999, Vol. 81 Issue 2, p131
Abstract. A simulation of electrocortical activity based upon coupled local aggregates of excitatory and inhibitory cells was modified to include rapid dynamic variations of synaptic efficacy attributable to reversal potentials and related effects. The modified simulation reproduces the rhythmic...
- EEG. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p727
A definition of the acronym "EEG," which is electroencephalogram, is presented.
- Retraction: Spontaneous pre-stimulus fluctuations in the activity of right fronto-parietal areas influence inhibitory control performance. // Frontiers in Human Neuroscience;Dec2013, Vol. 7, p1
A correction to the article "Spontaneous pre-stimulus fluctuations in the activity of right fronto-parietal areas influence inhibitory control performance" that was published in the March 12, 2013 issue, wherein the periodical and the authors intends to retract the article cited.
- Central Pontine Myelinolysis: Clinical and EEG Considerations. Lawson, Anna-Maria; Niedermeyer, Ernst // American Journal of Electroneurodiagnostic Technology;Sep2002, Vol. 42 Issue 3, p151
Looks at the clinical and electroencephalography (EEG) considerations of central pontine myelinolysis (CPM). Description of CPM; Causes of CPM; Lessons to be learned from the use of EEG during the diagnosis of CPM.
- AJET QUIZ September 2006 Vol. 46, No. 3. // American Journal of Electroneurodiagnostic Technology;Sep2006, Vol. 46 Issue 3, p306
A quiz concerning electroencephalography is presented.