Multiscale EEG Dynamics

Overview

  • Study type

    Observational
  • Study IDs

  • Describes the nature of a clinical study. Types include:

    • Observational study — observes people and measures outcomes without affecting results.
    • Interventional study (clinical trial) — studies new tests, treatments, drugs, surgical procedures or devices.
    • Medical records research — uses historical information collected from medical records of large groups of people to study how diseases progress and which treatments and surgeries work best.
  • Site IRB
    • Rochester, Minnesota: 15-006530
    Sponsor Protocol Number: 15-006530

About this study

The purpose if this study  to combine state of the art cerebral signal processing techniques and localization methods with intracranial electrode recordings to investigate the interaction of local hippocampal and neocortical networks with distributed brain activity.

Participation eligibility

Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. If you need assistance understanding the eligibility criteria, please contact the study team.

See eligibility criteria

Inclusion Criteria: 

  • Patients 1 day old  and older with medically intractable partial epilepsy or facial pain
  • normal cognitive function
  • undergoing intracranial EEG recording as part of their evaluation for epilepsy surgery or facial pain

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients believed to be at increased risk of infection or hemorrhage.
  • Patients with cognitive complaints or difficulties.

Participating Mayo Clinic locations

Study statuses change often. Please contact us for help.

Mayo Clinic Location Status Contact

Rochester, Minn.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Gregory Worrell, M.D., Ph.D.

Open for enrollment

Contact information:

Karla Crockett

(507)538-4880

Crockett.Karla@mayo.edu

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CLS-20307523

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