Advancing the Treatment of Focal Seizures in the Intensive Care Setting: A Multidisciplinary Team Approach

Seizures are a common occurrence in the intensive care setting and are frightening to both patients and caregivers. These seizures require timely treatment to prevent status epilepticus, which can lead to permanent cerebral injury & early treatment of seizures is associated with better patient outcomes and increased survival, making it imperative that clinicians who treat patients in the ICU setting are able to quickly identify and best manage seizures to improve outcomes in these patients.