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C188 - Clinical EEG I: Normal EEG, Normal Variants, and How to Avoid Over-reading EEGs

Event Time: Thursday April 27, 2017 7:00 am to 9:00 am
Topic(s): Epilepsy/Clinical Neurophysiology (EEG)
Director(s): Selim Benbadis MD, FAAN
Description: Faculty will provide an overview of the principles underlying the practice of clinical EEG. The presentations will emphasize aspects that are crucial to reading EEGs in clinical practice. Specific topics will be common normal patterns, normal variants that are commonly over-interpreted, artifacts, and guidance on how to generate meaningful EEG reports. This program complements C199: Clinical EEG II: Focal, Diffuse, and Epileptiform Abnormalities in Adults and C212: Clinical EEG III: Pediatric and Neonatal, but covers independent topics.
Completion Message: Participants should be able to distinguish normal pattern form abnormalities; avoid common pitfalls, such as misinterpretation of artifacts and normal variants; and generate quality reports.
CME Credits: 2
Core Competencies: Medical Knowledge, Patient Care, Practice-Based Learning and Improvement

Program Speakers - Tentative

Start/End Time Title Faculty
7:00 AM - 7:25 AM Over-reading EEGs and the Myth of "Phase Reversals" Selim R. Benbadis MD, FAAN 
7:25 AM - 7:50 AM Artifacts and How to Avoid Overcalling Them Susan T. Herman MD, FAAN 
7:50 AM - 8:15 AM Normal EEG and the Range of Normal John M. Stern MD, FAAN 
8:15 AM - 8:35 AM How to Write EEG Reports Selim R. Benbadis MD, FAAN 
8:35 AM - 9:00 AM Discussion, Questions and Answers, and Show-and-Tell Faculty 

Disclosures

Speaker Disclosure
Selim R. Benbadis, MD, FAAN Dr. Benbadis has received personal compensation for consulting, serving on a scientific advisory board, speaking, or other activities with Cyberonics (Livanova), Eisai, Lundbeck, Neuropace, Sunovion, and UCB. Dr. Benbadis has received personal compensation in an editorial capacity for Medscape/WebMD.

Susan T. Herman, MD, FAAN Dr. Herman has received research support from Sage Therapeutics, UCB Pharma, Accorda Therapeutics, Electrical Geodesic, Inc, Epilepsy Therapy Development Program.

John M. Stern, MD, FAAN Dr. Stern has received personal compensation for consulting, serving on a scientific advisory board, speaking, or other activities with UCB, Eisai, Sunovion, Lundbeck, and Cyberonics. Dr. Stern has received personal compensation in an editorial capacity for MedLink.

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