Computed tomography for single seizuresBMJ 1995; 310 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.310.6972.129a (Published 14 January 1995) Cite this as: BMJ 1995;310:129
- J R C Bowen
- Neurology registrar Princess Alexandra's Hospital, Wroughton, Wiltshire SN4 0QJ
EDITOR,—Ronald A Schoenenberger and Sabine M Heim suggest that cerebral imaging after a single seizure may be unnecessary if a score of >/= 3 is elicited with the CAGE questionnaire (a screening questionnaire on alcohol misuse).1 Their study raises several related issues that merit further comment.
Focal cerebral lesions thought …