The efficacy of vagal nerve stimulation in children with pharmacoresistant epilepsy: Practical experience at a Turkish tertiary referral center


ARHAN E. , SERDAROĞLU A. , Kurth G., Bilir E., Durdag E., Erdem A., ...More

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PAEDIATRIC NEUROLOGY, vol.14, no.4, pp.334-339, 2010 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 14 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ejpn.2009.09.010
  • Title of Journal : EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PAEDIATRIC NEUROLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.334-339

Abstract

Background: Vagus nerve stimulation (VNS) is an effective therapy for pharmacoresistant epilepsy. Nevertheless, information regarding the long-term outcome of VNS in children is limited.