Clin Neurophysiol 2021 Jan 13;132(1):146-153. Epub 2020 Nov 13.
Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary AB T2N 1N4, Canada; Department of Pediatrics, Section of Neurology, Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary AB T2N 1N4, Canada; Alberta Children's Hospital, Calgary AB T3B 6A8, Canada. Electronic address:
Objective: Continuous spike and wave in slow-wave sleep (CSWS), an epileptic encephalopathy, occurs after perinatal stroke where it is associated with cognitive decline. CSWS features a distinct EEG pattern, electrical status epilepticus in sleep (ESES). Biomarkers for the prediction of ESES have not been identified but will facilitate earlier diagnosis and treatment. Read More