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Status Epilepticus

Daniel Friedman

in Epilepsy

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print December 2010 | ISBN: 9780199743506
Published online April 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780199322794 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199743506.003.0011

Series: What Do I Do Now

Status Epilepticus

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Generalized status epilepticus is a neurologic emergency associated with significant morbidity and mortality. Prompt diagnosis and treatment, often guided by EEG monitoring, is necessary.

Chapter.  1388 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Neurology

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