Multiscale EEG Dynamics


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. There is no guarantee that every individual who qualifies and wants to participate in a trial will be enrolled. Contact the study team to discuss study eligibility and potential participation.

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 the study team for the most up-to-date information regarding possible participation.

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

Scottsdale/Phoenix, Ariz.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Amy Crepeau, M.D.

Open for enrollment

Contact information:

Jonathon Parker M.D., Ph.D.

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