Postanoxic status epilepticus can be identified and treatment guided successfully by continuous electroencephalography.

Abstract

Prognostication after cardiac arrest and therapeutic hypothermia is challenging. Recent data indicate that a subgroup of patients with postanoxic status epilepticus may recover. We describe a case of postanoxic status epilepticus with good outcome where a multimodal prognostic strategy motivated active and prolonged treatment. Our patient was a 61-year-old… (More)
DOI: 10.1089/ther.2013.0002

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