Seizures, An Issue of Emergency Medicine Clinics

By

  • Andy Jagoda, MD, Mount Sinai School of Medicine
  • Edward Sloan, MD, MPH, University of Illinois at Chicago

This issue of Emergency Medicine Clinics, devoted to Seizures, will focus on topics such as: Seizure in the Emergency Department: Epidemiology and Cost to Society; Seizure and Status Epilepticus: Pathophysiology and Definitions; The Diagnosis and Management of Seizures and Status Epilepticus in the Pre-hospital Setting; The Emergency Department Evaluation of the Patients Who Present with a First Time Seizure; Generalized Convulsive Status Epilepticus: Treatment Guidelines and Protocols; Nonconvulsive Status Epilepticus; Antiepileptic Drugs: The Old and the New; Seizures in Pregnancy/Eclampsia and Psychogenic Seizures.

 

 

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Book information

  • Published: December 2010
  • Imprint: SAUNDERS
  • ISBN: 978-1-4557-0438-5