John Libbey Eurotext

Recent developments in treatment of status epilepticus: A review Volume 4, supplément 2, Supplement 2, October 2002

Epilepsie Zentrum Marburg, Rudolf-Bultmann-Str.8, 35033 Marburg, Germany
  • Page(s) : 41-51
  • Année de parution : 2002

Status epilepticus (SE), especially if generalised tonic-clonic SE(GTCSE ), is a medical emergency associated with significant mortality [2, 4-7]. Current first-line treatments control SEin only around 20-80% of the patients depending on aetiology, duration of SEprior to treatment, and SE type [2, 7, 8]. Therefore, information on the efficacy and safety of alternative treatments and treatment strategies are needed. For several reasons only [...]