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Table 6 Overview of emergency radiographic tests applied

From: Laboratory markers of cardiac and metabolic complications after generalized tonic-clonic seizures

Imaging mode N %
Radiography alone 1 / 223 0.4
CT 103 / 223 46.2
Radiography and CT 7 / 223 3.1
MRI 4 / 223 1.8
Indications: N %
Head trauma 75 / 129 58.1
Prolonged alteration of consciousness 12 / 129 9.3
First seizure 15 / 129 11.6
Todd-phenomenon 10 / 129 7.8
Focal deficit 1 / 129 0.8
Known vasc, malformation with headache 3 / 129 2.3
Risk factors for hemorrhage 3 / 129 2.3
Reemergent seizure after long remission 3 /129 2.3
Aspiration 1 /129 0.8
history of brain abscess 1 /129 0.8
Backpain 1 /129 0.8
history of stroke 1 /129 0.8
unknown etiology 3 / 129 2.3