Memory Functioning in Children with Epilepsy: Frontal Lobe Epilepsy, Childhood Absence Epilepsy, and Benign Epilepsy with Centrotemporal Spikes

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Lopes, Ana Filipa; Monteiro, José Paulo; Fonseca, Maria José; Robalo, Conceição; Simões, Mário Rodrigues;
  • Publisher: Hindawi Publishing Corporation
  • Journal: Behavioural Neurology,volume 2,014 (issn: 0953-4180, eissn: 1875-8584)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1155/2014/218637, pmc: PMC4137508
  • Subject: Research Article | Alterações de Memória | Memory Disorders | Neurosciences. Biological psychiatry. Neuropsychiatry | Epilepsia do Lobo Frontal | RC321-571 | Criança | Epilepsia Tipo Ausência | Epilepsia Rolândica | Article Subject

Specific cognitive deficits have been identified in children with epilepsy irrespective of results on intelligence tests. Memory deficits are traditionally attributed to temporal lobe epilepsy, whereas the impact of frontal lobe epilepsy on memory functions has remained... View more
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