By Tommy Stödberg MD, Claes G. Frostell MD, PhD, Björn A. Larsson MD, PhD (auth.), Thomas Sejersen, Ching H. Wang (eds.)
This e-book offers concepts for review and remedy within the zone of acute pediatric neurology; those are awarded didactically with common use of illustrations and algorithms. Chapters within the first a part of the ebook speak about providing indicators of acute neurological stipulations. the second one a part of the ebook covers significant parts of acute pediatric neurology and every of those chapters has 3 key components: description of featuring signs; suggested tests; and instructed interventions.
Acute Pediatric Neurology presents an obtainable, clinically concentrated consultant to help physicians within the emergency ward or in depth care unit in judgements on prognosis and healing interventions in all significant acute pediatric neurological diseases.
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C. Scott, MD, PhD Department of Neurosciences, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK T. H. J. Riviello Jr. C. Scott (1) Recognize the seizure May require CEEG monitoring in some patients (2) Maintain the vital signs by ensuring the ABCs: airway, breathing, and circulation (3) Treat the Seizure, if duration > 5 min Certain circumstances require immediate treatment (4) Identify and treat the precipitating cause, if known (5) Determine if an AED is needed to prevent subsequent seizure activity AED antiepileptic drug, CEEG continuous EEG The patient with epilepsy has a lowered seizure threshold, and certain factors, such as intercurrent illness or sleep deprivation, may precipitate a seizure.
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Acute Pediatric Neurology by Tommy Stödberg MD, Claes G. Frostell MD, PhD, Björn A. Larsson MD, PhD (auth.), Thomas Sejersen, Ching H. Wang (eds.)