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Computed tomography for single seizures

BMJ 1995; 310 doi: (Published 14 January 1995) Cite this as: BMJ 1995;310:129
  1. J R C Bowen
  1. 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 …

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