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Epilepsy

Clinical characteristics and prognosis in a large paediatric cohort with status epilepticus

Status epilepticus (SE) is one of the most common life-threatening neurological emergencies in children. The estimated incidence of convulsive SE in children is 10-38/100 000 every year, and mortality is currently between 0% and 7.5% . The…

Association of common genetic variants with vitamin D status in Malaysian children with epilepsy

Epilepsy is the most common paediatric neurological disorder, with an average annual rate of 5–7 new cases per 10,000 children . Treatment of epilepsy involves long-term therapy of antiseizure medication, which expose patients to…