Patients with refractory epilepsy - which means they have failed two seizure medications - should be referred to Level 4 Epilepsy Center for evaluation and surgical consideration. As part of the surgical evaluation Children’s Minnesota neurosurgeons and Minnesota Epilesy Group epileptologists use stereoelectroencephalography (SEEG) to identify the source of seizures within a child’s brain. SEEG is less invasive than the more widely used subdural electrode technique.
November 1, 2018, 8 a.m. – 9 a.m., St. Paul
Jason Doescher, MD
March 15, 2018, 8 a.m. – 9 a.m., Minneapolis
Erika Wexler, MD
Investment will provide the most sophisticated equipment and technology available to treat pediatric neurological conditions
January 1, 1970, 12 a.m. – 12 a.m., St. Paul
This week's grand rounds will feature:
Children’s Minnesota patient Peter Harrington, age 15, suffered a nearly fatal sinus infection in 2015. Peter spent most of the summer in the hospital, but is now back to playing hockey.
Robert Doss, PsyD, a clinical neuropsychologist at Children's Minnesota, discusses concussions and traumatic brain injuries; kids in sports; the upcoming film "Concussion"; and how a parent can advocate for a child if a concussion is suspected.
Young Sam has been through a multitude of challenges and undergone more surgeries and procedures than most people do in their entire life.
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