A common strategy and database to compare the performance of seizure prediction algorithms

Bjoern Schelter, Hinnerk Feldwisch-Drentrup, Jens Timmer, Jean Gotman, Andreas Schulze-Bonhage

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A reliable algorithm for the timely prediction of epileptic seizures would be a milestone in epilepsy research Prediction performances have so far been determined using retrospective data assessment, leaving open the question as to whether they prove statistically significant and clinically useful under prospective conditions To this aim, a Seizure Prediction Competition has been set tip Here, the background and the details of this competition are described. (C) 2009 Elsevier Inc All rights reserved

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)154-156
Number of pages3
JournalEpilepsy and Behavior
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Feb 2010


  • epilepsy
  • seizure prediction
  • competition
  • database

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