Refractory Status Epilepticus

Treatment options

  • various types of antiepileptic drugs and intravenous anesthetic drugs
  • immunomodulating agents
  • ketogenic diet 
  • mild hypothermia
  • resective epilepsy surgery
  • disconnection procedures
  • neuromodulation via electrical stimulation

Reference. 

Acute Resective Surgery for the Treatment of Refractory Status Epilepticus
Maysaa Merhi Basha1 • Kushak Suchdev1 • Monica Dhakar2 • William J. Kupsky1,3 • Sandeep Mittal4 • Aashit K. Shah1

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