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Has anyone else done an EEG with Sedation?

Has anyone else done an EEG with Sedation?

My boy (2 1/2) is severely autistic and an incredibly light sleeper. We tried a typical overnight EEG, but every time the nurse began to apply the electrodes, he would wake up groggy and off they would all come.

They suggested either a series of behavioral training/desensitization clinics to get him used to them OR an EEG with sedation.

I don't think the training will help him due to his lack of understanding and his poor sleeping habits, which makes sedation the… read more

A MyAutismTeam Member said:

We just had a second EEG done and it was loads easier because the technician did the mummy roll and we held him down during application then gauze-d… read more

posted almost 5 years ago
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