Propofol treatment of refractory status epilepticus: a study of 31 episodes.

@article{Rossetti2004PropofolTO,
  title={Propofol treatment of refractory status epilepticus: a study of 31 episodes.},
  author={Andrea O. Rossetti and Marc D Reichhart and M. P. Schaller and P Despland and Julien Ed Bogousslavsky},
  journal={Epilepsia},
  year={2004},
  volume={45 7},
  pages={757-63}
}
PURPOSE Refractory status epilepticus (RSE) is a critical medical condition with high mortality. Although propofol (PRO) is considered an alternative treatment to barbiturates for the management of RSE, only limited data are available. The aim of this study was to assess PRO effectiveness in patients with RSE. METHODS We retrospectively considered all consecutive patients with RSE admitted to the medical intensive care unit (ICU) between 1997 and 2002 treated with PRO for induction of EEG… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 58 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…