Perhaps the most important achievements in the field of epileptology in the past two decades have been in the neuroimaging and genetic breakthroughs as applied to patients with epilepsy. Indeed, neuroimaging has become a vital part in the study of epilepsy, affecting broad aspects of the disorder ranging from diagnosis and classification to treatment and prognosis. Neuroimaging in epilepsy encompasses many different approaches that have reached various levels of expertise across epilepsy centers worldwide. This book discusses every imaging modality used to gather information on epilepsy. Each technique is described by world experts and epilepsy centers worldwide.
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On completion of this course the participant should be able to:
1. List four types of brain tumors which calcify.
2. Define the acronym PROPELLER.
3. Name one major cause of epilepsy.
4. Define the term “focal cortical dysplasia” (FCD).
5. Name at least three advantages of using functional MRI.
6. Explain the four phases of an active seizure which occur in epileptic tissue.
7. Define the term “Dipole Modeling”.
8. List three challenges of using MSI as a diagnostic tool in evaluating epilepsy.
9. Name the most common clinical application of positron emission tomography (PET).
10. Name a major limitation of hemispheric asymmetry for the definition of abnormal cortical areas.
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This is a soft cover book and has 15 chapters and 243 pages.
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