Status Epilepticus - a cookbook approach
Status epilepticus is a reasonably frequent neurological emergency presenting as continuous seizure activity.
It can be difficult to treat without intravenous access but anticonvulsants are the mainstay of therapy.
This podcast will outline a logical and stepwise approach to drug treatment for this situation and talk about how to handle the most difficult of cases.
Following this podcast, you will be able to understand:
What is status epilepticus and what causes it
What is the initial management stategy for every case of status epilepticus
What options exist for refractory status epilepticus.
This PodcastPLUS comes with:
Access to a pre-recorded video podcast
A discussion forum for conversation, debate and information exchange with your peers and tutor
Access to further reading and/or resources
A self-assessed multiple choice quiz to qualify for CPD
An electronic certificate available for download upon successful completion of the quiz