Non-pharmacological treatment options for refractory epilepsy: an overview of human treatment modalities and their potential utility in dogs.


Refractory epilepsy is a common disorder both in humans and dogs and treatment protocols are difficult to optimise. In humans, different non-pharmacological treatment modalities currently available include surgery, the ketogenic diet and neurostimulation. Surgery leads to freedom from seizures in 50-75% of patients, but requires strict patient selection… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.tvjl.2013.09.055

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