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  1. Treatment of Refractory Status Epilepticus

    • In some children with status epilepticus, seizures persist despite treatment with adequate doses of an initial two or three anticonvulsant medications, and this condition con-stitutes refractory status epilepticus. The exact definition is still unclear...

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  2. Status Epilepticus | Epilepsy Foundation

    • This type of status epilepticus requires emergency treatment by trained medical personnel in a hospital setting.
    • People with this type of status are also at risk for convulsive status epilepticus, thus quick treatment is required.

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  3. Status Epilepticus Treatment & Management: Approach Considerations, Prehospital Care, Emergency Department Care

    • Treatment. Approach Considerations. Both generalized tonic-clonic status epilepticus (SE) and subtle SE must be treated aggressively.
    • Lowenstein DH, Bleck T, Macdonald RL. It's time to revise the definition of status epilepticus. Epilepsia. 1999 Jan. 40(1):120-2.

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  4. Status epilepticus - Wikipedia

    Status epilepticus (SE) is a single epileptic seizure lasting more than five minutes or two or more seizures within a five-minute period without the person returning to normal between them. Previous definitions used a 30-minute time limit.

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  5. Treatment of non-convulsive status epilepticus

    • definitions of non-convulsive status epilepticus should include: unequivocal electrographic seizure activity; periodic epileptiform discharges or rhythmic discharge with clinical seizure activity; and rhythmic discharge with either clinical or electrographic response to treatment.

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  6. PPT - Status Epilepticus-Definition PowerPoint Presentation - ID:633803

    • Status Epilepticus-Definition. 1. Major motor (convulsive) status Three(3) seizures uninterrupted by consciousness or a single prolonged seizure greater
    • 5. Protect airway, tongue, head, never leave patient alone. 6. Intubate all patients if first line drugs fail. Status Epilepticus - Definite Treatment.

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  7. Emergency treatment of acute seizures and status epilepticus | Archives of Disease in Childhood

    • In support of this argument is a recent American retrospective, case-control, study by Alldredge et al.7 Using a definition of status epilepticus as seizures lasting longer than 15 minutes, these authors found (in 45 convulsive episodes) that prehospital treatment with intravenous diazepam (0.2 mg/kg)...

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  8. Emergency Neurological Life Support | Emergent Initial Treatment of Status Epilepticus

    • Traditional definition of status epilepticus required 30 minutes of intermittent on continuous seizure activity.
    • Treatment of Refractory Status Epilepticus. If status epilepticus has still not halted.

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  9. Management of Status Epilepticus - American Family Physician

    • ...seizure activity.4 This definition is generally accepted, although some investigators consider shorter durations of seizure activity to constitute status epilepticus.
    • The treatment of status epilepticus involves the use of potent intravenous medications that may have serious adverse effects.

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  10. Status Epilepticus

    • • Define Status Epilepticus • Describe the pathophysiology of SE • Discuss the etiology of SE • Discuss the treatment of SE • Identify complications and outcomes.
    • Neurology 2007; 69(1):73 Lowenstein, D., Bleck, T., Macdonald, R. It’s time to revise the definition of status epilepticus.

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