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Hermann Doose

Born  1927

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German neuropaediatrician and epileptologist, born 1927, Lübeck.

Biography of Hermann Doose

Hermann Doose studied medicine at the universities of Kiel and Freiberg im Breisgau. He spent his internship in physiology and pathology, as well as a residency in paediatrics, at Kiel University.

From 1975 to 1992 he was Director of the Kiel University Department of Neuropaediatrics and Medical Director of the North German Epilepsy Centre in Raisdorf / Kiel. Since 1992 he has been Professor and Head of the Epilepsy Research Unit at the Epilepsy Centre, Raisdorf, Germany.

Doose's main field of research is in neuropaediatric subjects with special emphasis on paediatric epileptology.

This biographical information was found on his homepage, http://www.doose-epilepsy.de/


  • Gertrud Beck-Mannagetta, V. Elving Anderson, Hermann Doose:
    Genetics of the Epilepsies. Springer-Verlag, Heidelberg, 1989.
  • Hermann Doose, Bernd Axel Neubauer:
    Preponderance of female sex in the transmission of seizure liability in idiopathic generalized epilepsy. Epilepsy Research, 2001, 43 (2): 103-114.
  • Hermann Doose, Birgit Petersen, Bernd Axel Neubauer:
    Occipital sharp waves in idiopathic partial epilepsies-clinical and genetic aspects.
    Epilepsy Research, 2002, 48 (1-2): 121-130.
  • H. Doose:
    Eeg in Childhood Epilpsy. Montrouge, France : John Libbey Eurotext, 2003.
  • H. Doose:
    Das EEG bei Epilepsien im Kindes- und Jugendalter.
    Destin Arzneimittel GmbH, Hamburg, 2004.

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