Epileptic Disord 2021 Apr 2. Epub 2021 Apr 2.
Department of Psychology, University of Montreal, Marie Victorin Building, 90 Vincent-D'Indy Avenue, Montreal, Quebec, H2V 2S9, Canada, CHU Sainte-Justine, 3175 Côte Ste-Catherine, Montreal, Qc., H3T 1C5, Canada.
Objective: Our goal was to assess development, cognition and behaviour following an initial complex febrile seizure (FS), at onset and school age, in the context of known risk factors for cognitive development.
Methods: Two cohorts were recruited. Thirty-five infants with an initial complex FS were assessed within the first year post-seizure and compared to 30 controls (simple FS) based on measures of cognitive, motor and language development, behaviour and emotions. Read More