Université de Lausanne

Survey of management of first-ever seizures in a hospital based community

Kawkabani, Aïda ; Despland, Paul-André (Dir.)

Thèse de doctorat : Université de Lausanne, 2005.

Background: Epidemiological studies focusing on first-ever seizures have been carried out mainly on community based populations. However, since hospital populations may display varying clinical features, we prospectively analysed patients with first-ever seizure in a hospital based community to evaluate prognosis and the role of complementary investigations in the decision to administer...