This series focuses on determining and developing a comprehensive surgical treatment plan for patients with drug-resistant epilepsy. It is a comprehensive forum, often with members from Neurology, Neurosurgery, Neuroradiology, Neuropsychology, Psychiatry, and epilepsy nursing / support staff -- the experience is dynamic and interactive in formulating a consensus treatment plan.
Key Words: Medically refractory epilepsy, intracranial EEG, ablative and neurostimulation-based epilepsy surgery
- Nurse Practitioner
- Physician Assistant
Participants who engage in this educational intervention will be able to:
• Formulate a surgical plan for patients with drug-resistant epilepsy based upon analysis (and synthesis) of ancillary data, namely scalp EEG (and invasive EEG), PET / MR neuroimaging, MEG, Neuropsychology, fMRI, and clinical data, such as seizure semiology.
Patrick Bauer, MD
Department of Neurology
Medical College of Wisconsin
In accordance with the ACCME® Standards for Integrity and Independence in Accredited Continuing Education, Standard 3, all in control of content must disclose any relevant financial relationships. The following in control of content had no relevant financial relationships to disclose.
- Patrick Bauer
The following persons in control of content disclosed the following financial relationships which were reviewed via the MCW conflict of interest mitigation process and addressed.
- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
- 1.00 Hours of ParticipationHours of Participation credit.