Hypotension caused by phenobarbital
- At: 2007 FIP Congress in Beijing (China)
- Type: Poster
- By: CHEN, Jungfang (Chi-Mei Medical Center, Tainan, China Taiwan)
- Co-author(s): Chen, Lie-Fang (Chi-Mei Medical Center, TAINAN, China Taiwan)
phenobarbital (PhB) is an anti-epileptic barbiturates effect used to treat refractory status epilepticus (RES). The management of RES is crucial in preventing neurologic impairment. A 30-year-old man with cerebral palsy experienced hypotension during oral PhB; the hypotension resolved after discontinuation of the PhB. After excluding.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.