Brain 'seismology' helps predict epileptic attacks

 作者:蔺宓     |      日期:2019-03-02 01:04:02
By Jason Palmer They both start with tiny, barely perceptible tremors that lead up to a cataclysmic climax – and now it seems that the similarities between earthquakes and epileptic seizures run deep. Seismology could even hold the key to new ways of predicting and avoiding seizures. A team led by neurologist Ivan Osorio of the University of Kansas in Kansas City compared the brain activity in 16,000 epileptic seizures with seismological data from 300,