Adult convulsive status epilepticus in the developing country of Honduras

@article{Skinner2010AdultCS,
  title={Adult convulsive status epilepticus in the developing country of Honduras},
  author={Holly J. Skinner and Sof{\'i}a A. Dub{\'o}n-Murcia and Arnold R. Thompson and Marco Tulio Medina and Jonathan C. Edwards and Joyce S. Nicholas and Kenton Roy Holden},
  journal={Seizure},
  year={2010},
  volume={19},
  pages={363-367}
}
Epidemiologic data on convulsive status epilepticus (CSE) is needed to develop preventative strategies. Epilepsy is one of the known risk factors for CSE. A systematic review of epidemiologic studies on status epilepticus (SE) completed in the United States and Europe reports that people with epilepsy account for less than 50% of cases of SE in all age groups. Less is known about the epidemiology of SE in developing countries including those in Central America. A high incidence of epilepsy… CONTINUE READING
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