Treatment of community-onset, childhood convulsive status epilepticus: a prospective, population-based study

@inproceedings{Chin2008TreatmentOC,
  title={Treatment of community-onset, childhood convulsive status epilepticus: a prospective, population-based study},
  author={Richard F. M. Chin and Brian G. R. Neville and Catherine S. Peckham and Angela Mills Wade and Helen Bedford and Rod C. Scott},
  booktitle={The Lancet Neurology},
  year={2008}
}
BACKGROUND Episodes of childhood convulsive status epilepticus (CSE) commonly start in the community. Treatment of CSE aims to minimise the length of seizures, treat the causes, and reduce adverse outcomes; however, there is a paucity of data on the treatment of childhood CSE. We report the findings from a systematic, population-based study on the treatment of community-onset childhood CSE. METHODS We collected data prospectively on children in north London, UK, who had episodes of CSE… CONTINUE READING

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