Thiopental for refractory status epilepticus in a pediatric patient: a case report
- In: Hospital Pharmacy Section - Posters
- At: Beijing (China) (2007)
- Type: Poster
- Poster code: HPS-P-100
- By: YANG, Hsin-Yu (Far Eastern Memorial Hospital, Taipei, China Taiwan)
- Co-author(s): Sun, Shu-Hui (Far Eastern Memorial Hospital, TAIPEI, China Taiwan)
Status epilepticus (SE) is defined as a seizure that lasts for a sufficient length of time (30 minutes or longer in most studies) or is repeated frequently enough that the individual does not regain consciousness between seizures. SE is an emergency and must be treated immediately. The main categories of drugs used to treat SE are benzodiazepines, .. The access to the whole abstract and if available the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.