Status epilepticus

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Status epilepticus

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Status epilepticus" returned 826 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Rhabdomyolysis following status epilepticus with hyperuricemia: A case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): Lingxing Wang, Shanyan Hong, Honghong Huang, Meili Yang

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Jun;97(26):e11281.

 

Rhabdomyolysis owing to status epilepticus (SE) can be life-threating, with acute kidney injury (AKI) the most serious complication; therefore, early recognition of the risk factors is important. Hyperuricemia after epileptic seizures has been reported, and severe hyperuricemia can ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Does burst-suppression achieve seizure control in refractory status epilepticus?
 

Author(s): Kanitpong Phabphal, Suparat Chisurajinda, Thapanee Somboon, Kanjana Unwongse, Alan Geater

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The general principles in the administration of anesthetic drugs entail not only the suppression of seizure activity but also the achievement of electroencephalography burst suppression (BS). However, previous studies have reported conflicting results, possibly owing to the inclusion ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Can endotracheal intubation be the first step in management of nonconvulsive status epilepticus?: A case report.
 

Author(s): Saad Warraich, Abbas Ali, Atif Nizami, Moiz Bakhiet

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Feb;97(7):e9950.

 

Nonconvulsive status epilepticus (NCSE) is prolonged seizure activity without motor manifestations. Clinically, there are certain examination findings, in addition to elements of history, that help differentiate it from other encephalopathies. When diagnosing NCSE, the physician faces ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Status epilepticus" returned 166 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease with Alzheimer pathology, presenting with status epilepticus following repeated partial seizures: a case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): Keita Miyake, Takashi Hara, Etsuko Oshima, Kiyohiro Kawada, Hideki Ishizu, Yuko Yamauchi, Katsuya Satoh, Tetsuyuki Kitamoto, Shintaro Takenoshita, Seishi Terada, Norihito Yamada

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Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (CJD) is a fatal neurodegenerative disease. Common first symptoms are dementia, cerebellar ataxia, visual disturbance, and psychiatric symptoms. Seizure as the first symptom of CJD is a very rare finding.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Intranasal Therapy to Stop Status Epilepticus in Prehospital Settings.
 

Author(s): John Benfield, Alberto Musto

Journal: Drugs R D. 2018 Mar;18(1):7-17.

 

Status epilepticus (SE) is a medical emergency characterized by uncontrolled, prolonged seizures with rapid and widespread neuronal damage. Patients that suffer from longer episodes of SE are more likely to have poorer clinical outcomes and a higher cost of healthcare. Understanding ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Management protocols for status epilepticus in the pediatric emergency room: systematic review article.
 

Author(s): Cheuk C Au, Ricardo G Branco, Robert C Tasker

Journal: J Pediatr (Rio J). ;93 Suppl 1():84-94.

 

This systematic review of national or regional guidelines published in English aimed to better understand variance in pre-hospital and emergency department treatment of status epilepticus.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

A Clinical Study of Children With Status Epilepticus in China
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Status Epilepticus

 

Last Updated: 14 Dec 2017

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Management of Non Convulsive Status Epilepticus
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Status Epilepticus

 

Last Updated: 7 Aug 2017

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Ketamine in Refractory Convulsive Status Epilepticus
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Status Epilepticus

 

Last Updated: 4 Jun 2018

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