Comprehensive care of children with Dravet syndrome

@article{Granata2011ComprehensiveCO,
  title={Comprehensive care of children with Dravet syndrome},
  author={Tiziana Granata},
  journal={Epilepsia},
  year={2011},
  volume={52}
}
The comprehensive care of a patient with Dravet syndrome encompasses both the “care” and the “cure” of the patient, and requires cooperation among family, doctors, and several other specialized caregivers to search for the attainment of the best quality of life for the patients and their families. Several issues peculiar to the disease to be faced while dealing with the patient are: (1) SMEI is an “evolving” disease that appears in an otherwise healthy child with symptoms that appear and mutate… 
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