In adults with an unprovoked first seizure the use of immediate antiepileptic therapy is preferable to deferred treatment, a novel decision analysis model concludes. Writing in Neurology, researchers from Harvard Medical School said current guidelines from the International League Against Epilepsy (ILEA) recommended making a diagnosis of epilepsy if patients met one of the following ...
Earlier treatment better than later in unprovoked first seizure
By Nicola Garrett
21 Sep 2018