Australia and New Zealand Child Neurology Society

1. Do not routinely perform electroencephalographs (EEGs) for children presenting with febrile seizures Febrile seizures are seizures associated with fever, but without evidence of central nervous system infection. There is no evidence that epileptiform discharges (i.e. distinctive electroencephalograph patterns associated with epileptic disorders) in children with febrile seizures have any diagnostic or prognostic implications. For … Continue reading Australia and New Zealand Child Neurology Society