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  • New - Just Released - "THE PROVINCIAL GUIDELINES FOR THE MANAGEMENT OF MEDICALLY-REFRACTORY EPILEPSY IN ADULTS AND CHILDREN WHO ARE NOT CANDIDATES FOR EPILEPSY SURGERY

    Published Tue May 17th 2016

    The "Critical Care Services Ontario" (CCSO) recently released "Provincial Guidelines for the Management of Medically-Refractory Epilepsy in Adults and Children Who are not Candidates for Epilepsy Surgery".

    The new resource is for Epileptologists, Neurologists and Primary Care Providers caring for patients with medically-refractory epilepsy. The new guidelines provides an approach to the management of patients with medically-refractory epilepsy including evidence-based treatment such as pharmacotherapy, ketogenic diet and neurostimulation.

    The new guidelines is a provincial initiative to implement an integrated system for epilepsy care in Ontario.

    https://www.criticalcareontario.ca/EN/Epilepsy%20Guideline%20Series/Prov%20Guidelines%20for%20Management%20of%20MRE%20in%20Adults%20Children%20not%20candidates%20for%20Surgery_EN.pdf