Early Seizures in Patients with Acute Ischemic Stroke: Incidence, Predictive Factors, and Clinical Outcome


Erdogan S., Sorgun M. H. , Kuzu Z., Yilmaz R., Kuzu M., Ulukan C. , ...More

EPILEPSI, vol.24, no.2, pp.69-74, 2018 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 24 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.14744/epilepsi.2018.97769
  • Title of Journal : EPILEPSI
  • Page Numbers: pp.69-74

Abstract

Objectives: Cerebrovascular disease is one of the major causes of epileptic seizures in the elderly. The aim of this study was to identify the incidence and predictive factors of early seizures after ischemic stroke (ESAIS) and the effect of early seizures on clinical outcome.