Top Ten Tips Palliative Care Clinicians Should Know About Seizures at the End of Life.
Seizures are physically burdensome and emotionally distressing for patients, families, caregivers, and clinicians. Patients with neurological diseases are at increased risk of having complex, difficult-to-control seizures at the end of life. Palliative care (PC) clinicians asked to provide management of these seizures may not be familiar or comfortable with more complex seizures or epilepsy. A team of neurologists and PC specialists have compiled a list of tips to guide clinicians on how to care for patients having seizures and to support their families/caregivers.
Sharma, A; Besbris, JM; Kramer, NM; Daly, FN; Singhal, D; Jones, CA; Mehta, AK
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