Paperback: 148 pages
Publisher: AAPC Publishing (August 28, 2012)
Product Dimensions: 6 x 0.4 x 8.9 inches
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When I saw the title of this book, Silently Seizing, by Caren Haines releasing, I thought I must get a copy of this book. As an intructional aide who has worked with students ranging from age 3 through 22 with severe challenges, I am extremely interested in this mysterious challenge of the silent seizures. Until I started this job 13 years ago, I was unaware of any seizures other than the typical seizures associated with people with epilepsy. This book includes those seizures in order to differentiate them from the less noticable and less diagnosed "silent" seizures.From beginning to end, I was memsmorized by the amazing data, description and personal accounts shared to help the reader better understand these hard-to-discern seizures that can lead to major physical and behavioral challenges that are often attributed to other causes. This misdiagnosis can be a major disservice to the individual experiencing these seizures and, in turn, contribute to major challenges for those family members and classmates impacted by these individual's behaviors.I found it amazing how much the medical community relies solely on the EEG to determine if an individual experiences any seizures when, in fact, many seizures are not typically seen on the EEG while testing.
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