Status epilepticus

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Status epilepticus

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The terms "Status epilepticus" returned 343 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Status epilepticus in childhood].
 

Author(s): Jorge Malagón Valdez

Journal: Medicina (B Aires). 2013 ;73 Suppl 1():77-82.

 

Status epilepticus is a medical emergency which presents seizures by 30 minutes or more of continuous activity, or two or more consecutive crises without full recovery of consciousness between them. Currently, it is considered that a seizure convulsive or not, that last more than ...

Last Updated: 27 Sep 2013

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The established status epilepticus trial 2013.
 

Author(s): Thomas Bleck, Hannah Cock, James Chamberlain, James Cloyd, Jason Connor, Jordan Elm, Nathan Fountain, Elizabeth Jones, Daniel Lowenstein, Shlomo Shinnar, Robert Silbergleit, David Treiman, Eugen Trinka, Jaideep Kapur

Journal: Epilepsia. 2013 Sep;54 Suppl 6():89-92.

 

Benzodiazepine-refractory status epilepticus (established status epilepticus, ESE) is a relatively common emergency condition with several widely used treatments. There are no controlled, randomized, blinded clinical trials to compare the efficacy and tolerability of currently available ...

Last Updated: 4 Sep 2013

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Lessons from the RAMPART study--and which is the best route of administration of benzodiazepines in status epilepticus.
 

Author(s): Robert Silbergleit, Daniel Lowenstein, Valerie Durkalski, Robin Conwit,

Journal: Epilepsia. 2013 Sep;54 Suppl 6():74-7.

 

Early treatment of prolonged seizures with benzodiazepines given intravenously by paramedics in the prehospital setting had been shown to be associated with improved outcomes, but the comparative efficacy and safety of an intramuscular (IM) route, which is faster and consistently ...

Last Updated: 4 Sep 2013

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The terms "Status epilepticus" returned 51 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Experimental models of status epilepticus and neuronal injury for evaluation of therapeutic interventions.
 

Author(s): Doodipala Samba Reddy, Ramkumar Kuruba

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This article describes current experimental models of status epilepticus (SE) and neuronal injury for use in the screening of new therapeutic agents. Epilepsy is a common neurological disorder characterized by recurrent unprovoked seizures. SE is an emergency condition associated ...

Last Updated: 9 Sep 2013

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Neuroactive steroids for the treatment of status epilepticus.
 

Author(s): Michael A Rogawski, Carlos M Loya, Kiran Reddy, Dorota Zolkowska, Christoph Lossin

Journal: Epilepsia. 2013 Sep;54 Suppl 6():93-8.

 

Benzodiazepines are the current first-line standard-of-care treatment for status epilepticus but fail to terminate seizures in about one third of cases. Synaptic GABAA receptors, which mediate phasic inhibition in central circuits, are the molecular target of benzodiazepines. As status ...

Last Updated: 4 Sep 2013

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Autoimmunity, seizures, and status epilepticus.
 

Author(s): Rebecca Davis, Josep Dalmau

Journal: Epilepsia. 2013 Sep;54 Suppl 6():46-9.

 

The recent discovery of a category of autoimmune encephalitis associated with antibodies against neuronal cell-surface and synaptic proteins has renewed interest for autoimmune causes of epilepsy. The identification of autoimmune encephalitis has changed paradigms in the diagnosis ...

Last Updated: 4 Sep 2013

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Ketogenic Diet for Refractory Status Epilepticus
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Status Epilepticus; Seizure; Epilepsy; Refractory Status Epilepticus; Medically Resistant Status Epilepticus

 

Last Updated: 19 Feb 2013

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Lorazepam for the Treatment of Status Epilepticus or Repetitive Status Epilepticus in Japan
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Status Epilepticus

 

Last Updated: 10 Sep 2014

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Last Updated: 26 Jul 2013

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