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Detection of seizures with amplitude-integrated electroencephalography in a neonate treated with extracorporeal membrane oxygenation.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  18706189     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Infants with severe cardiorespiratory failure treated with extracorporeal membrane oxygenation are at risk of hypoxic-ischemic injury and infarction of the brain, intracranial hemorrhage, and seizures. Consequently, this can lead to adverse neurodevelopmental outcome. We present a neonate treated with veno-arterial extracorporeal membrane oxygenation due to diaphragmatic hernia. The infant's brain function was continuously monitored with amplitude-integrated electroencephalography. The child experienced clinical seizures and subclinical seizure discharges, detected by amplitude-integrated electroencephalography, permitting the opportunity to treat them and adjust the anticonvulsive treatment accordingly.
Stefan Grosek; Damjan Osredkar; Metka Derganc; David Neubauer; Janez Primozic
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Zhongguo dang dai er ke za zhi = Chinese journal of contemporary pediatrics     Volume:  10     ISSN:  1008-8830     ISO Abbreviation:  Zhongguo Dang Dai Er Ke Za Zhi     Publication Date:  2008 Aug 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2008-08-18     Completed Date:  2008-10-14     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  100909956     Medline TA:  Zhongguo Dang Dai Er Ke Za Zhi     Country:  China    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  547-51     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Pediatric Surgery and Intensive Care, University Children's Hospital, University Medical Centre Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia.
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MeSH Terms
Electroencephalography / methods*
Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation*
Infant, Newborn
Monitoring, Physiologic
Seizures / diagnosis*

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