Outcome in patients with subarachnoid hemorrhage treated with antiepileptic drugs.

@article{Rosengart2007OutcomeIP,
  title={Outcome in patients with subarachnoid hemorrhage treated with antiepileptic drugs.},
  author={Axel J. Rosengart and Jinhai Huo and J A Ruelas Tolentino and Roberta L Novakovic and Jeffrey I. Frank and Fernando D. Goldenberg and R. Loch Macdonald},
  journal={Journal of neurosurgery},
  year={2007},
  volume={107 2},
  pages={
          253-60
        }
}
OBJECT Prophylactic use of antiepileptic drugs (AEDs) in patients admitted with aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH) is common practice; however, the impact of this treatment strategy on in-hospital complications and outcome has not been systematically studied. The goal in this study was twofold: first, to describe the prescribing pattern for AEDs in an international study population; and second, to delineate the impact of AEDs on in-hospital complications and outcome in patients with SAH… CONTINUE READING

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