Key clinical point: Head CTs for breakthrough seizures in chronic epilepsy are useful for known structural triggers such as brain tumors, but they don’t change management for most patients.
Major finding: Imaging was useful in just 3.3% of patients, all with known brain tumors.
Study details: Review of 90 patients
Disclosures: There was no industry funding, and the investigators didn’t have any disclosures.
Ali S et al. AES 2019. Abstract 1.213.