Key clinical point: Death or moderate to severe disability is the rule, not the exceptional outcome, in children with superrefractory status epilepticus.
Major finding: Seven of 15 children died during their index hospitalization for superrefractory status epilepticus, and 2 more died within the next several years.
Study details: A retrospective study of 15 consecutive children treated at a Hong Kong university tertiary care medical center.
Disclosures: The presenter reported having no financial conflicts regarding her study.
REPORTING FROM IEC 2019