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Continuous EEG monitoring in Kenyan children with non-traumatic coma.

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BACKGROUND: The aim of this study was to describe the EEG and clinical profile of seizures in children with non-traumatic coma, compare seizure detection by clinical observations with that by continuous EEG, and relate EEG features to outcome. METHODS: This prospective observational study was conducted at the paediatric high dependency unit of Kilifi District Hospital, Kenya. Children aged 9 months to 13 years presenting with acute coma were monitored by EEG for 72 h or until they regained co...

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Journal:
Archives of disease in childhood More from this journal
Volume:
97
Issue:
4
Pages:
343-349
Publication date:
2012-04-01
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EISSN:
1468-2044
ISSN:
0003-9888
Language:
English
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uuid:624fe4ee-9247-4917-8520-f018e21307be
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254305
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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