Seizures in a Pediatric Intensive Care Unit: A Prospective Study


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Sahin S., Yazici M., Ayar G., Karalok Z. S. , ARHAN E.

JOURNAL OF TROPICAL PEDIATRICS, vol.62, no.2, pp.94-100, 2016 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 62 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1093/tropej/fmv076
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF TROPICAL PEDIATRICS
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.94-100
  • Keywords: children, critically ill, mechanical ventilation, pediatric intensive care unit, seizures, CONVULSIVE STATUS EPILEPTICUS, CRITICALLY-ILL, CHILDREN, MANAGEMENT, EMERGENCY, HYPOPHOSPHATEMIA, CHILDHOOD, MIDAZOLAM, ONSET, PREVALENCE
  • Gazi University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Background: The aim of the research is to determine the etiology and clinical features of seizures in critically ill children admitted to a pediatric intensive care unit (PICU).