Mortality after a first episode of status epilepticus in the United States and Europe.

@article{Logroscino2005MortalityAA,
  title={Mortality after a first episode of status epilepticus in the United States and Europe.},
  author={Giancarlo Logroscino and Dale C Hesdorffer and Gregory J Cascino and W. Allen Hauser and Alessandra Coeytaux and Bruna Galobardes and Alfredo Morabia and Pierre Jallon},
  journal={Epilepsia},
  year={2005},
  volume={46 Suppl 11},
  pages={46-8}
}
OBJECTIVE In the last decade several studies have been published on incidence, etiology, and prognosis of status epilepticus (SE) with population-based data from the United States and Europe. The aim of this review is to summarize the available information on the epidemiology of SE and to outline the sources of the variability in reported mortality after SE. METHODS Comparison of mortality studies in SE from the United States and Europe. RESULTS The incidence of SE is lower in Europe (9.9… CONTINUE READING

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