Introduction: Status epilepticus SE is the most common neurological emergency on pediatric. Given the possibility of neurological sequelae and mortality associated, it requires an early aggressive treatment. Patients and methods: Retrospective descriptive study based on the review of medical histories of patients admitted to our hospital from to with a diagnosis of SE. The objective was to describe the epidemiology characteristics and the management of these patients, and to review the available literature on this topic. Results: We collected 39 patients 25 males and 51 episodes of SE.
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[Status Epilepticus in Paediatrics: A Retrospective Study and Review of the Literature]
Status epilepticus: pathophisiology, epidemiology, and outcomes. Arch Dis Child ; Aicardi J, Chevrie JJ. Convulsive status epilepticus in infants and children. A study of cases. Epilepsia ; Estudio de 70 casos.