EFNS guideline on the diagnosis and management of alcohol‐related seizures: report of an EFNS task force

@article{Brthen2005EFNSGO,
  title={EFNS guideline on the diagnosis and management of alcohol‐related seizures: report of an EFNS task force},
  author={Geir Br{\aa}then and Elinor Ben-Menachem and Eylert Brodtkorb and Rg Galvin and J. C. García-Moncó and P{\'e}ter Hal{\'a}sz and Matti E. Hillbom and Maurizio A. Leone and A Byron Young},
  journal={European Journal of Neurology},
  year={2005},
  volume={12}
}
Despite being a considerable problem in neurological practice and responsible for one‐third of seizure‐related admissions, there is little consensus as to the optimal investigation and management of alcohol‐related seizures. The final literature search was undertaken in September 2004. Consensus recommendations are given graded according to the EFNS guidance regulations. To support the history taking, use of a structured questionnaire is recommended. When the drinking history is inconclusive… 

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