Successful outcome of episodes of status epilepticus after vagus nerve stimulation: a multicenter study.

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BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Vagus nerve stimulation (VNS) has been reported to be a safe and effective treatment for drug-resistant epilepsy. The aim of this study is to describe the effect of VNS in patients with a history of repeated episodes of status epilepticus (SE) before implantation. METHODS From a total of 83 adult patients with drug-resistant… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1468-1331.2012.03707.x

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@article{SierraMarcos2012SuccessfulOO, title={Successful outcome of episodes of status epilepticus after vagus nerve stimulation: a multicenter study.}, author={Alba Sierra-Marcos and Iratxe Maestro and X Rodr{\'i}guez-Osorio and J. Mir{\'o} and A. Donaire and Juan Aparicio and Jordi Rumi{\`a} and Mar{\'i}a Isabel Forcadas and I{\~n}igo Garamendi and J. Pardo and J. Lopez and Alicia Prieto and Gerard Plans and M. Falip and Marisol Carre{\~n}o}, journal={European journal of neurology}, year={2012}, volume={19 9}, pages={1219-23} }