What can cause
a Seizure ?
Anything that interrupts the normal connections between nerve cells in the brain can cause a seizure.
What are Seizures?
Cognitive or emotional symptoms, loss of consciousness or awareness, temporary confusion, uncontrollable jerking movements of the arms and legs.
Common Neurological Disorders
What is an
electroencephalogram (EEG) study ?
It records electrical activity in your brain using electrodes attached to your scalp.
30 - 40 minutes of monitoring.
24 - 72 hours of monitoring. Video
recording may also be requested.
What equipment is used ?
Usually battery powered and mobile, records all brain activity
Video Recorder (if ordered)
Will record all movements while you are awake or asleep
Echocardiogram (ECG) patches
Added to your upper chest area for heart monitoring.