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 (ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 24 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.14744/epilepsi.2018.97769
  • Journal Name: EPILEPSI
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.69-74
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: No


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.