Does antiepileptic drug therapy prevent the development of "chronic" epilepsy?

Epilepsia. 1996 Aug;37(8):701-8. doi: 10.1111/j.1528-1157.1996.tb00639.x.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Adrenocorticotropic Hormone / therapeutic use
  • Adult
  • Anticonvulsants / pharmacology
  • Anticonvulsants / therapeutic use*
  • Child
  • Chronic Disease
  • Epilepsy / diagnosis
  • Epilepsy / prevention & control*
  • Humans
  • Infant
  • Kindling, Neurologic / drug effects
  • Prednisone / therapeutic use
  • Prognosis
  • Randomized Controlled Trials as Topic
  • Severity of Illness Index
  • Spasms, Infantile / diagnosis
  • Spasms, Infantile / drug therapy
  • Spasms, Infantile / prevention & control
  • Treatment Outcome

Substances

  • Anticonvulsants
  • Adrenocorticotropic Hormone
  • Prednisone