Refractory status epilepticus: effect of treatment aggressiveness on prognosis.

BACKGROUND Administration of antiepileptic drugs for coma induction in refractory status epilepticus (RSE) has not been widely studied. Moreover, the effect on outcome of electroencephalographic (EEG) burst suppression remains unclear. OBJECTIVE To investigate whether various coma-inducing options are associated with different prognoses after RSE… CONTINUE READING