Pediatric Seizures PPT. If still seizing, follow Status Epilepticus protocol Full History Obtain seizure history from a dependable witness: Recent exposures (chemical, industrial).
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Treatment of Refractory Status Epilepticus: Literature Review and a Proposed Protocol. Nicholas S. Abend, MD*. † and Dennis J. Dlugos, MD, MSCE*.
A protocol and flowchart for managing super-refractory status epilepticus is suggested. In view of the small number of published reports, there is an urgent need for the establishment of a database of outcomes of individual therapies.
Status epilepticus must be treated rapidly to avoid significant morbidity. Familiarity with protocols and medication options is crucial. Questions? – A free PowerPoint PPT presentation (displayed as a Flash slide show) on PowerShow.com - id: 4029fe-Njc5O.
a321 status epilepticus protocol. (alt.)
Status epilepticus is generally defined as a single or multiple seizures lasting greater than 30 minutes. If appropriate therapy is delayed, SE can cause permanent neurologic sequela or death, so you should assume that any child who presents actively convulsing is in status epilepticus.
Status epilepticus: pathophysiology and management in adults. James W Y Chen, Claude G Wasterlain. Lancet Neurol 2006; 5: 246–56.
Status Epilepticus is a medical emergency. Outcome correlates with rapidity of treatment and response, and with underlying etiology. Protocols provide a useful outline and checklist for treating physicians...