Table 3

Comparison of number of studies showing normal background or mild, moderate or severely abnormal background by standard electroencephalogram (sEEG) and amplitude integrated electroencephalogram (aEEG) for severity and percent agreement between sEEG and aEEG

aEEGsEEGNormal (n)Mild (n)Moderate (n)Severe (n)
Normal6*121
Mild33*61
Moderate2211*3
Severe0050*
Agreement (%)6/11 (54.6%)3/6 (50%)11/24 (45.8%)0/5 (0)
  • * Represents number of studies showing same background by both sEEG and aEEG recording in all infants