Standby CPD: Status Epilepticus - Not pleased to seizure!

Your patient has been convulsing for over 30 minutes, you can't find a vein and have run out of intraosseous needles. There's only one thing for it...the gloves are going on.

This issue explains the pathophysiology of status epilepticus and the reason why benzodiazepine drugs may not stop the convulsion.

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1st July 2012 Tagged as:Ideas