104. Seizures

  1. Teofilo Lee-Chiong M.D.
  1. Margaret N. Shouse

Published Online: 4 NOV 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0471751723.ch104

Sleep: A Comprehensive Handbook

Sleep: A Comprehensive Handbook

How to Cite

Shouse, M. N. (2005) Seizures, in Sleep: A Comprehensive Handbook (ed T. Lee-Chiong), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0471751723.ch104

Editor Information

  1. National Jewish Medical and Research Center, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center Denver, Colorado, USA

Author Information

  1. UCLA School of Medicine, Las Angeles, California, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 NOV 2005
  2. Published Print: 4 NOV 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471683711

Online ISBN: 9780471751724



  • seizures and IIDs in NREM versus REM SLEEP;
  • primary generalized epilepsies (PGEs);
  • Light NREM sleep and IIDs


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Seizures and IIDs in NREM Versus REM Sleep

  • Primary Generalized Epilepsies of Genetic or Idiopathic Origin: Awakening Epilepsies

  • Localization-Related Epilepsies: Sleep Epilepsies

  • Sleep Abnormalities

  • Antiepileptic Drugs

  • Sleep Deprivation and Seizures

  • Summary

  • Acknowledgment

  • References