Etiologies and outcomes of status epilepticus in children.

  title={Etiologies and outcomes of status epilepticus in children.},
  author={Ali A Asadi-Pooya and Alie Poordast},
  journal={Epilepsy & behavior : E&B},
  volume={7 3},
PURPOSE Status epilepticus (SE) is a medical emergency with significant associated mortality and morbidity. This study was conducted to determine the etiology and outcome of SE in children. METHODS All patients from 1 month to 15 years old with SE admitted to Nemazee Hospital, Shiraz, Iran, the main pediatric hospital in the area, between 1999 and 2004, were studied in a retrospective cross-sectional study. Outcomes were rated according to the Glasgow Outcome Score (GOS). RESULTS In all… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Topics from this paper.


Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 13 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…