Status Epilepticus

Sándor Beniczky, MD, PhD

Sándor Beniczky, M.D., Ph.D.

Dr. Beniczky's current positions are at the Danish Epilepsy Centre (head of the Clinical Neurophysiology department) and Aarhus University (associate professor). Dr. Beniczky has been board-member of the Danish Epilepsy Society since 2010 (re-elected in 2012). He has been actively involved in the educational activities of the ILAE. Currently he is co-director of two on-line ILAE courses (VIREPA) and he is the course director of the Dianalund Summer School on EEG and epilepsy, supported both by ILAE-CEA and the European Chapter of the International Federation of Clinical Neurophysiology (EC-IFCN). Dr. Beniczky is leading the SCORE consortium (Standardised Computer-based Organised Reporting of EEG), a task-force on development of software for assessment and reporting of EEG in clinical practice. He is author of 42 peer-reviewed publications and six book chapters.

Objectives:

At the end of the webinar, the attendees will:

  • Become familiar with the most recent ILAE classification of status epilepticus
  • Be able to recognized the various EEG patterns suggesting nonconvulsive status epilepticus
  • Know how to apply the Salzburg EEG criteria
  • Become familiar with the ictal-interictal continuum
  • Be able to integrate EEG into the clinical management of status epilepticus