Management of Status Epilepticus. Also know as "Status". When the seizure will not stop. Usually over 5 minutes in duration. Can impair daily function, in areas of memory, speech, walking etc.

Management of Status Epilepticus. Also know as "Status". When the seizure will not stop. Usually over 5 minutes in duration. Can impair daily function, in areas of memory, speech, walking etc.

Simple Partial Status Epilepticus Presenting as Left Sided Hemiparesis

Simple Partial Status Epilepticus Presenting as Left Sided Hemiparesis

Status epilepticus by Dr. Arun Mathai Mani via slideshare

Status epilepticus by Dr. Arun Mathai Mani via slideshare

Status  epilepticus by srirama anjaneyulu via slideshare

Status epilepticus by srirama anjaneyulu via slideshare

Status Epilepticus Practical Guidelines in Management

Status Epilepticus Practical Guidelines in Management

Management of status epilepticus an update by Suneth Weerarathna via slideshare

Management of status epilepticus an update by Suneth Weerarathna via slideshare

Status Epilepticus – Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment and Ongoing care - Status epilepticus is a life-threatening emergency; rapid seizure control is critical, even before a definitive diagnosis is reached (as with CPR).   Read more: http://health.tipsdiscover.com/status-epilepticus-causes-symptoms-diagnosis-treatment-ongoing-care/#ixzz2ls6Ptv00

Status epilepticus is a life-threatening emergency; rapid seizure control is critical, even before a definitive diagnosis is reached (as with CPR).

Phenytoin, sold under the brand name Dilantin among others, is an anti-seizure medication. It is useful for the prevention of tonic-clonic seizures and partial seizures, but not absence seizures. The intravenous form is used for status epilepticus that does not improve with benzodiazepines. It may also be used for certain heart arrhythmias or neuropathic pain. It can be taken intravenously or by mouth. The intravenous form generally begins working within 30 minutes and is effective for 24…

Phenytoin, sold under the brand name Dilantin among others, is an anti-seizure medication. It is useful for the prevention of tonic-clonic seizures and partial seizures, but not absence seizures. The intravenous form is used for status epilepticus that does not improve with benzodiazepines. It may also be used for certain heart arrhythmias or neuropathic pain. It can be taken intravenously or by mouth. The intravenous form generally begins working within 30 minutes and is effective for 24…

Status Epilepticus by NHS via slideshare

Presentation given by Dr Catherine Poots from Craigavon Area Hospital at the 2014 Northern Ireland Intensive Care Society annual Coppel Prize on Wednesday Nove…

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