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Suggested Literature on Ambulatory EEG

1: Seneviratne U, Rahman Z, Diamond A, Brusco M. The yield and clinical utility of outpatient short-term video-electroencephalographic monitoring: a five-year retrospective study. Epilepsy Behav. 2012 Nov;25(3):303-6. doi: 10.1016/j.yebeh.2012.08.018. Epub 2012 Oct 24. PubMed PMID: 23099231.

2: Faulkner HJ, Arima H, Mohamed A. The utility of prolonged outpatient ambulatory EEG. Seizure. 2012 Sep;21(7):491-5. doi: 10.1016/j.seizure.2012.04.015. Epub 2012 Jun 1. PubMed PMID: 22658455.

3: Elgavish RA, Cabaniss WW. What is the diagnostic value of repeating a nondiagnostic video-EEG study? J Clin Neurophysiol. 2011 Jun;28(3):311-3. doi: 10.1097/WNP.0b013e31821c3aa9. PubMed PMID: 21633258.

4: Stefan H, Kreiselmeyer G, Kasper B, Graf W, Pauli E, Kurzbuch K, Hopfengärtner R. Objective quantification of seizure frequency and treatment success via long-term outpatient video-EEG monitoring: a feasibility study. Seizure. 2011 Mar;20(2):97-100. doi: 10.1016/j.seizure.2010.10.035. Epub 2010 Nov 30. PubMed PMID: 21123089.

5: Riquet A, Lamblin MD, Bastos M, Bulteau C, Derambure P, Vallée L, Auvin S. Usefulness of video-EEG monitoring in children. Seizure. 2011 Jan;20(1):18-22. doi: 10.1016/j.seizure.2010.09.011. Epub 2010 Oct 15. PubMed PMID: 20951611.

6: Koskas P, Belqadi S, Fathi Z, Wolmark Y, Drunat O. [Clinical and EEG approach to the diagnosis of epilepsy in a population of old people with delusion]. Rev Neurol (Paris). 2010 May;166(5):523-7. doi: 10.1016/j.neurol.2009.10.021. Epub 2010 Jan 12. French. PubMed PMID: 20060992.

7: Marchetti RL, Kurcgant D, Gallucci-Neto J, Von Bismark MA, Fiore LA. Epilepsy in patients with psychogenic non-epileptic seizures. Arq Neuropsiquiatr. 2010 Apr;68(2):168-73. PubMed PMID: 20464279.

8: Tallawy HN, Fukuyama H, Kader AA, Kamel NF, Badry R. Role of short-term out patient video electroencephalography in diagnosis of paroxysmal disorders. Epilepsy Res. 2010 Feb;88(2-3):179-82. doi: 10.1016/j.eplepsyres.2009.11.001.
Epub 2009 Dec 3. PubMed PMID: 19962279.

9: Leach V, Russell A. Outpatient short video electroencephalography as a method of recording psychogenic nonepileptic seizures. J Clin Neurophysiol. 2009 Oct;26(5):380; author reply 380. doi: 10.1097/WNP.0b013e3181b7f550. PubMed PMID: 19713867.

10: Kilbride RD, Costello DJ, Chiappa KH. How seizure detection by continuous electroencephalographic monitoring affects the prescribing of anti epileptic medications. Arch Neurol. 2009 Jun;66(6):723-8. doi: 10.1001/archneurol.2009.100.
PubMed PMID: 19506131.

11: Modur PN, Rigdon B. Diagnostic yield of sequential routine EEG and extended outpatient video-EEG monitoring. Clin Neurophysiol. 2008 Jan;119(1):190-6. Epub 2007 Nov 26. PubMed PMID: 18042424.

12: Kipervasser S, Neufeld MY. Video-EEG monitoring of paroxysmal events in the elderly. Acta Neurol Scand. 2007 Oct;116(4):221-5. PubMed PMID: 17824898.

13: Nordli DR Jr. Usefulness of video-EEG monitoring. Epilepsia. 2006;47 Suppl 1:26-30. PubMed PMID: 17044822.

14: Chang BS, Ives JR, Schomer DL, Drislane FW. Outpatient EEG monitoring in the presurgical evaluation of patients with refractory temporal lobe epilepsy. J Clin Neurophysiol. 2002 Apr;19(2):152-6. Review. PubMed PMID: 11997726.

15: McGonigal A, Oto M, Russell AJ, Greene J, Duncan R. Outpatient video EEG recording in the diagnosis of non-epileptic seizures: a randomized controlled trial of simple suggestion techniques. J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry. 2002 Apr;72(4):549-51. PubMed PMID: 11909925; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1737844.