Long-term risk of seizures in adult survivors of sepsis Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Seizures
  • Sepsis
  • Survivors

abstract

  • We found that survivors of sepsis faced a significantly higher long-term risk of seizures than both the general population and other hospitalized patients. Our findings suggest that sepsis is associated with pathways that lead to permanent neurologic sequelae.

publication date

  • October 3, 2017

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC5631168

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1212/WNL.0000000000004538

PubMed ID

  • 28878047

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1476

end page

  • 1482

volume

  • 89

number

  • 14