The value of intraoperative electrocorticography in surgical decision making for temporal lobe epilepsy with normal MRI Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Decision Making
  • Electroencephalography
  • Epilepsy, Temporal Lobe
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • Monitoring, Intraoperative
  • Neurosurgical Procedures

abstract

  • Intraoperative ECoG may be useful in identifying a subset of patients with MRI-negative TLE who will benefit from SAMR without chronic implantation of electrodes. These patients have uniquely mesial interictal spikes and can go on to have improved postoperative seizure-free outcomes.

publication date

  • May 2011

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3623284

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1111/j.1528-1167.2011.03061.x

PubMed ID

  • 21480886

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 941

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 52

number

  • 5